Mohammed Bin Rashid Aerospace Hub
The Mohammed Bin Rashid Aerospace Hub in Dubai is intended to serve the progress of the aerospace industry. It targets both commercial aviation and private jets and their service providers as its clientele. Therefore it represents an integrated ecosystem with a wide range of air and ground solutions. Suitable for multinational companies and SMEs, closely connected to the region’s airlines and private jets, and connected to the world. https://www.mbraerospacehub.ae
Dubai South where MBRAH is part of covers an area of 145 sq. km divided into 8 districts (MBR Aerospace Hub, Al Maktoum International Airport, Logistic District, Residential District, Expo2020 District, Golf District, Commercial District, Humanitarian District), each district dedicated to a specific sector. It is home to 20 facilities, 500 companies, and Emirates Sky Central. In this regard, 100% foreign ownership status is offered when companies locate there. Dubai South is subject to free zone administration. Also of interest is the close connection to Dubai International Airport as well as Abu Dhabi International Airport as well as Jebel Ali Port. https://www.dubaisouth.ae
Part of the master plan is the supply chain to serve the growing MRO market and the aerospace industry. This is where the Aerospace Supply Chain Facility serves. The Supplier’s Complex allows companies to start up quickly. The Helicopter Center is home to companies related to helicopters. The Educational Center provides training for pilots, professionals, and technicians. The Light Industrial Zone is designed to attract manufacturers related to aviation.
Building blocks are therefore Commercial Aviation, Aircraft & Part Maintenance MROs, an Education Cluster (simulators are of interest here), and Offices & Retails (they are of interest to FBOs, Aircraft management companies, Air charter companies, financial, legal, and insurance companies, all other aviation-related companies). Besides Emirates, partners include Boeing, Lufthansa Technik, Falcon, Jet Aviation…