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SkyTeam To Open Airport Lounge in Dubai

Excerpt from ArabianBusiness.com

Feb 16, 2014 2:00 pm

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Alliance-branded lounges are a nice perk for passengers who are alliance members. Airline members of the alliance already offer members more than 500 airport lounges.

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Skyteam plans on opening an airport lounge in Dubai early next year. Pictured is a Skyteam airport lounge in Istanbul. / Skyteam


The world’s second largest airline alliance, SkyTeam, will open a lounge at Dubai International Airport early next year, it has confirmed.

Passengers have access to more than 530 lounges, but the new facility in Dubai will be only the third specifically branded SkyTeam.

The other two are in London Heathrow and Istanbul, cities that are main hubs for SkyTeam airlines that are not part of the alliance.

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