Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL)

Security is everybody’s business: Brussels South Charleroi Airport launches a new awareness-raising campaign

Following the terrorist attack on Belgium on 22 March 2016, Brussels South Charleroi Airport and its security subsidiary, BSCA Security, have been actively working...

Rise in passenger numbers in February 2018 at Brussels South Charleroi Airport: a 5% increase

The second month of 2018 ended on a positive note for Brussels South Charleroi Airport. 507,429 passengers were recorded, compared with 484,757 in February...

ParkCloud Awards 2017: Brussels South Charleroi Airport’s P3 car park voted Number 1 car park in Belgium by ParkCloud customers

ParkCloud, a British company offering pre-booking services for car parks, gave its customers the opportunity to vote for the best car parks in 2017....

Ryanair’s autumn cancellations: is the airline obliged to compensate passengers?

This morning a huge case against Ryanair was introduced at the Commercial Court of Charleroi. About 400 passengers are claiming a compensation from the...

Wizz Air announces a new service from Iasi International Airport (Romania) to Brussels South Charleroi Airport

Wizz Air today announces a new service from Iasi International Airport to Brussels, Charleroi, from 8 July 2018. Passengers planning their holiday can already...

More growth at Brussels South Charleroi Airport: A 7% leap in passenger numbers for January 2018

After a record year that saw 7,698,767 passengers cross the tarmac at BSCA (so a 6% rise compared with 2016), January 2018 is also...

In 2017 a record number of 4,800,000 travellers took the train to and from Brussels Airport

Last year a record number of 4,800,000 travellers took the train to and from Brussels Airport. This is 12% more than the previous record...

Air Belgium selects Brussels South Charleroi Airport to launch long-haul network; first flight to Hong Kong in March

Air Belgium will launch its flights to Asia from Brussels South Charleroi Airport (BSCA), the start-up announced in a press conference this morning. Four...

Brussels South Charleroi Airport must reimburse €6 million of illegal state aid to Wallonia

Illegal state aid - BSCA's appeal against the European Commission's decision rejected This Thursday (25 Jan 2018), the European Union Court dismissed the appeal lodged...

The latest car park at Charleroi Airport (P4 “Foot & Fly”) is the cheapest, but it makes you walk 1 km

New car park at Brussels South Charleroi Airport: Opening of the P4 Foot & Fly car park on Monday 29 January 2018 On Monday 29...

New air traffic restrictions at Brussels South Charleroi this weekend

A NOTAM published earlier this week announces new air traffic restrictions at Brussels South Charleroi (EBCI), after those already in force between 30 December and 4...

Hundreds of disgruntled Ryanair passengers in Belgian court to claim their compensation

Hundreds of passengers turn to the courts to claim a compensation from Ryanair. The low-cost airline had cancelled thousands of flights at short notice...

Belgocontrol doubles Charleroi Airport capacity in low visibility conditions

Thanks to new procedures implemented by Belgocontrol, Brussels South Charleroi Airport will be able to safely manage twice as many flights in low visibility...

Lack of staff at Charleroi Airport control tower: general aviation traffic disallowed between 30 December and 4 January

With a NOTAM (NOtice To AirMen) Charleroi Airport informed the pilots of general aviation traffic not to fly to and from the airport between...

Four percent more passengers at Brussels South Charleroi Airport in November 2017: 551,937 passengers recorded

At the end of November, there has been a rise in the number of passengers welcomed at Brussels South Charleroi Airport. 551,937 travellers chose...

Brussels South Charleroi Airport baggage handler arrested for making comments in support of terrorism on social media

On 17 November a baggage handler working at Brussels South Charleroi Airport (BSCA) has been arrested. The man, also a union representative, allegedly made...

Growth at Brussels South Charleroi Airport in October 2017: 690,471 passengers recorded

Brussels South Charleroi Airport ended October 2017 with a 6% rise in passenger traffic. 690,471 people travelled through BSCA, compared with 652,997 in October...

Walloon airports (Charleroi and Liege) pay out nearly one million euros in dividends

With a turnover of 27 million and a net profit of 1.5 million, Liege Airport distributed 600,000 euros to its shareholders. Charleroi Airport had...

New record for Brussels South Charleroi Airport: 710,149 passengers recorded in September 2017 (+10%)

September 2017 came to an end with two-figure growth. 10% more passengers crossed the tarmac at BSCA during the ninth month of the year,...

Charleroi airport CEO: “For 2017 we will lose 50,000 to 60,000 passengers, the airport is going through a crisis that will last.”

Charleroi Brussels South is suffering from the current Ryanair crisis (yesterday the airline announced a further cancellation of 18,000 flights), Brussels South Charleroi airport...