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Dubai to boost airport capacity to accommodate Emirates’ A380s

Emirates Airline chairman, Sheikh Ahmad bin Saeed al-Maktoum has said Dubai International Airport is working to increase capacity to help accommodate more of the Airbus A380 superjumbos for the carrier, of which Emirates has ordered 90 units in total, Bloomberg has reported. "We are going according to plan to accommodate all A380s," he said in Dubai. "Hopefully within one year from now we would be No. 1," he said.