Empire Aviation Group was delighted to sign a new agreement with the Mohammed Bin Rashid Aerospace Hub (MBRAH) at Dubai South to develop a new, multi-purpose business aviation facility on a plot adjacent to the VIP Terminal.
The facility will be owned, managed, and operated by Empire Aviation, which is providing the investment. Work for the new headquarters for aviation hub will start in early 2023, and completion is expected by the end of 2024.
The agreement was signed by Tahnoon Saif, CEO of Mohammed bin Rashid Aerospace Hub and Paras P. Dhamecha, Founder and Managing Director of Empire Aviation Group, at a ceremony hosted at MEBAA 2022.
The mixed-use facility will comprise the new global corporate headquarters of Empire Aviation Group, as well as the Operations control & CAMO for all group operations, crew check-in, and briefing area. The facility will also provide premium office space for aviation and related companies, luxury retail F&B outlets, and a rooftop Lounge for entertainment and events.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, Paras P. Dhamecha, Founder and Managing Director of Empire Aviation Group commented:
“Since 2007, Empire Aviation has been focusing on business aviation with a mission to Increase corporate use of private jets for business travel, and we have developed into a truly global business. There is no doubt that we have benefitted significantly by operating from Dubai and its world-class reputation, facilities, and regulators.”
He further added, “We are delighted to sign this agreement for a new business aviation facility at MBRAH with the aim of adding a new venue for diversified companies. The facility will meet the super high-quality standards expected in Dubai and support MBRAH’s vision to make Dubai the aviation capital of the world.”
In his comments, Tahnoon Saif said: “We are pleased to sign this agreement with Empire Aviation Group, a renowned name in the industry providing integrated private aviation services to clients. This agreement reiterates our mandate to attract the top players in the industry to establish their presence at MBRAH and benefit from our ecosystem to connect with global markets. We look forward to working closely with Empire Aviation Group and assisting them in all their business needs.”
Mohammed Bin Rashid Aerospace Hub (MBRAH) by Dubai South is the aerospace platform of Dubai dedicated to the advancement of the aerospace industry.
Strategically located on the doorstep of Al Maktoum International Airport, MBRAH is home to an infrastructure dedicated to a diverse aviation ecosystem and is the perfect platform to support commercial aircraft and private jets and their service providers, among others, Spanning over 7 square. Kilometres, MBRAH is made up of four key verticals, with a variety of airside and land-side solutions for multinational players and SMEs to be close to airlines and private jets in the region and connected to the world.
With this new headquarters for aviation hub, Empire Aviation aims to meet the high standards in the region and play an active role in making Dubai the global aviation capital.