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‘We've never seen anything like this': Dubai Airports CEO expects normal service within 24 hours after flood chaos

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The CEO of Dubai Airports expects services to return to normal within 24 hours after the major transit hub was impacted by severe flooding. Dubai airport, one of the world’s busiest, has experienced chaos with stranded travelers due to the unprecedented rainfall. Emergency budgets have been approved to provide relief for affected passengers. The financial impact is still uncertain. The flood caused major disruptions to airlines, banks, and transport links, but the airport is working to clear the backlog and improve flow rates. The airport has urged passengers to check their flight status and arrive no earlier than two hours before departure.