If you wish to contribute or participate in the discussions about articles you are invited to join SKYbrary as a registered user

 Actions

Dubai World Central - Al Maktoum International Airport

From SKYbrary Wiki

OMDW
Airport
ICAO: OMDW – IATA: DWC
Summary
Name Dubai World Central - Al Maktoum International Airport
Region Middle East
Territory United Arab Emirates AE.gif
Location Jebel Ali
Serving Dubai
Elevation 52 m
170.604 ft
170.604 ft52 m
Coordinates 24° 53' 43.57" N, 55° 9' 33.49" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
12/30 4500 m14,763.78 ft
60 m196.85 ft
Asphalt yes/yes


METAR
Observation OMDW 111000Z 32008KT CAVOK 30/12 Q1012 TEMPO 35015G25KT 4000 BLDU
Station DUBAI AL MAKTOUM
Date/Time 11 April 2019 10:00:00
Wind direction 320°
Wind speed 08 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 30°C
Dew point 12°C
Humidity 33%
QNH 1012 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Dubai World Central - Al Maktoum International Airport

ICAO: OMDW IATA: DWC

Description

International airport serving the Emirate of Dubai, UAE. It opened on 27 June 2010, previous interim names included "Jebel Ali International Airport", "Jebel Ali Airport City", and "Dubai World Central International Airport".

Climatology

Hot Desert Climate (Köppen climate classification BWh) - Hot desert climates are typically found in the subtropics where there is unbroken sunshine for the whole year due to the stable descending air and high pressure, little or no precipitation. Maximum temperatures of 40°C to 45°C are not uncommon, particularly during the warmer months of the year.

Maps

Terrain

Loading map...

Airport Layout

Loading map...


Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of OMDW

None on SKYbrary

Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of OMDW

None on SKYbrary