Mar 21 2018
Opening two new bridges at Marrakech-Airport Roads Intersection
(RTA) has completed construction works on the two main bridges at the intersection of Marrakech-Airport Roads and will phase their opening in two stages. The first stage will see the existing traffic movement incoming form Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Rd and Al Khawaneej heading to Deira permanently diverted to the new 3-lane bridge, on Friday, March 23, 2018. RTA will close the parallel bridge serving the traffic coming from Deira in the direction n of Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Rd and Al Khawaneej pending the completion of works at the entry of the Bridge and other construction works. The second Bridge will be open for traffic on March 30, 2018. The ramp leading to Airport Terminal 3 will be opened by the end of April 2018.
“The improvement of Marrakech-Airport Roads junction includes the construction of two bridges on the Airport Road comprising three lanes in each direction. Works also include constructing a ramp from the Bridge leading directly to Terminal 3 of Dubai International Airport without waiting at the traffic signal. The Project also includes the construction of a two-lane underpass to serve the traffic heading leftward from the Airport Road in the direction of Marrakech Road. The Project will substantially reduce the waiting time at the intersection.