Blue Line (Dubai Metro)

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Blue Line
Dubai map Dubai Metro.svg
Map of Dubai Metro Stations in black are open, stations in white are not, Dashed lines are under construction, dotted lines are planned.
Overview
TypeRapid transit
SystemDubai Metro
StatusApproved
LocaleDubai, United Arab Emirates
TerminiDubai International Airport,along Emirates Road
Al Maktoum International Airport
Operation
Opened2020s[1]
OwnerRoads and Transport Authority (Dubai)
Operator(s)Serco
CharacterTBA
Rolling stockTBA
Technical
Line length47 kilometers (29 mi)
Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
ElectrificationThird rail
Operating speed110 km/h (68 mph)

The Blue Line is a proposed line on the Dubai Metro network in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is currently approved for construction. This was originally proposed for construction starting along with the Purple Line and completion in 2012. Due to the recession it was taken under reconsideration and the RTA have fixed a deadline of 2014 for completion of this line. The Blue line will run between Dubai International Airport and currently opened new airport Al Maktoum International Airport, along Emirates Road.[2][3]

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The Blue line will be 47 kilometres (29 mi), trains of this line will travel at an average speed of 110 kilometres per hour (68 mph).[4]

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