Successful operational tests by an Emirates freighter on June 21 means cargo operations can start as planned for Phase I of Dubai’s new Dubai World Central- (DWC) Al Maktoum International Airport in Jebel Ali, according to airport operator Dubai Airports. A Boeing 777 freighter operating as Emirates Flight EK9883 from Hong Kong to Dubai for customer Swift Freight tested air traffic control procedures, airfield and taxiway signage and routes, radio communications and other processes and ...

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