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Dubai airport security checks to take 20 seconds

Dubai International Airport.
Dubai International Airport. Image by roevin | Urban Capture / CC BY-SA 2.0

A new system is to be put in place at Dubai International Airport which will raise security standards and at the same time reduce passenger checks to just twenty seconds. The Advance Passenger Information System (APIS) will be rolled out to First and Business class passengers of Emirates Airline first, and then extended to economy passengers and those of other airlines, and cruise tourists. Read more: arabianbusiness.com