Dubai International airport is operating as normal, contrary to reports from “questionable sources” that there were delays this morning.
Dubai Media Office posted an update on its Twitter account clarifying that “Dubai International (DXB) is operating as normal without any interruption”, quoting the UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority.
With regards to reports by questionable sources this morning, Dubai Airports can confirm that Dubai International (DXB) is operating as normal without any interruption.— Dubai Media Office (@DXBMediaOffice) September 30, 2018
The update counters claim made in Houthi media that Dubai International was being targeted by aerial drones from Iran-backed Houthi rebels. A similar fake claim was made about Abu Dhabi International airport earlier this year.
Source: Arabian Business