DC Aviation Al-Futtaim LLC
DC Aviation Al-Futtaim (DCAF) is a joint venture between Stuttgart based DC Aviation GmbH, the largest operator of business jets in Germany and one of the leading operators in Europe, and Dubai-based Al-Futtaim, a privately owned UAE business conglomerate. The JV capitalizes on Al-Futtaim's strong fundamentals and presence in the Middle East, and DC Aviation’s global reputation as a premium provider of aircraft management, executive charter operations, business jet maintenance and consultation services.
DCAF is the first and only fully integrated business aviation facility based out of Al Maktoum International Airport located at Dubai South (formerly Dubai World Central), with two dedicated hangars measuring 5,700sqm and 7,500sqm, bringing its total land-side plot area to 24,000sqm and apron area to 13,000sqm.
VVIP customers can also enjoy the 1,300sqm exclusive VVIP lounge area designed to international standards, offering customers the highest levels of comfort and privacy, shower areas and a conference room.
DCAF’s core areas of business include: aircraft management, maintenance, FBO and ground handling services, and business jet charters.
Through their line maintenance capabilities catering to various business jets, owners and operators receive a diverse range of maintenance services, from spare parts supply, procurement and storage, to maintenance and airworthiness certification.
The Aircraft Management division is helping business jet owners to optimize their aircraft assets by operating aircraft in an environment in line with the highest industry standards with regards to flight safety and airworthiness. Clients also benefit from significant cost saving potential on insurance, fuel purchasing, and other relevant flight support services.
Located in a prime position just off the airport’s runway, the DCAF hangar and 7,700sqm dedicated ramp parking enables us to support, maintain, and operate private and businesses jets of all sizes. Along with the VVIP lounge, 24-hour on-site security, screening facilities, and customs and immigration services, customers are assured of a speedy and enjoyable travel experience. DCAF’s business jet charter clients will benefit from the operator’s fleet size and variety and a 24/7 operation designed to provide immediate response to requests.