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Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid views architectural designs for Al Maktoum International Airport

News   •   Sep 06, 2014 08:41 GMT

GULF NEWS: His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum viewed yesterday a number of architectural designs prepared for the Al Maktoum International Airport Project, which will be the largest airport in the world when completed. Sheikh Mohammad viewed the maps and architectural models for the project. Shaikh Ahmad Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation and Chairman and CEO of Emirates airline and Group, said the project will be carried out in two phases, covering an area of 65 square kilometres in Jebel Ali and 40 kilometres away from the centre of Dubai. The first stage could cost up to Dh120 billion.