Frankfurt Airport (FRA)

Passenger numbers on the rise in November at Frankfurt (+4.7%) and in Fraport Group

Frankfurt Airport welcomed around 5.24 million passengers in November 2018, a growth of 4.7 percent year-on-year. This development was driven by European traffic (up...

Airbus A380 on Qatar Airways Doha-Frankfurt route from 31 March 2019

Qatar Airways Airbus A380 on Frankfurt-Doha from 31 March 2019. The move will increase the airline’s current daily capacity on the Doha to Frankfurt...

Fraport traffic figures October 2018: Growth continues (+5.2% in Frankfurt)

Frankfurt Airport and Fraport’s Group airports worldwide report rising passenger numbers In October 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed almost 6.4 million passengers – an increase...

All Fraport Group airports report traffic growth – Revenue and Group Result increase further – Outlook for full year 2018 confirmed

Fraport AG closed the first nine months of fiscal 2018 (ending September 30) with a significant 14.3 percent increase in Group revenue to €2.55 billion....

Growth trend continues at Frankfurt Airport in September: +6.3%

Passenger figures rise at Frankfurt Airport and Fraport’s Group airports worldwide In September 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 6.6 million passengers – an increase...

Cathay Pacific boosts frequencies to Adelaide, Frankfurt, Madrid and Tokyo

Cathay Pacific gives you more, more, more … Hong Kong’s home airline boosts frequencies to Adelaide, Frankfurt, Madrid and Tokyo Friday, October 5, 2018 — Our...

Lufthansa Group optimises hub management of the network airlines and prepares for moderate growth in summer 2019

Lufthansa Group continues to consistently optimise the management of its hubs in Munich, Frankfurt, Zürich and Vienna. The main focus is on the flexible...

World’s first electronic dangerous goods declaration handled at Frankfurt Airport

Lufthansa Cargo the first airline to support the eDGD standard – Pilot phase of Dakosy’s INFr8 shipping portal successfully launched Lufthansa Cargo, using the INFr8...

Frankfurt Airport records passenger growth in August 2018

European routes continue to drive FRA’s passenger traffic – Fraport’s Group airports also report further growth In August 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 6.8...

Emergency landing of a Lufthansa CRJ-900 from Brussels to Frankfurt

Flight LH1007 of German airline Lufthansa which connected Brussels to Frankfurt had to make a priority landing in Frankfurt Sunday because of a slight...

Further expansion for Wizz Air in Ukraine (from Summer 2019)

Wizz Air today announced that it will further expand its operations in Ukraine by adding a fourth Airbus A320 aircraft at its Kyiv base in March 2019, launching five...

Frankfurt Airport receives building permit for Pier G

City of Frankfurt issues permit for Pier G as the second construction phase of Terminal 3 – Long permit procedure delays construction schedule –...

Passenger traffic rises at Frankfurt Airport and across Fraport’s Group airports worldwide in July 2018

Fraport traffic figures July 2018: Growth continues unabated New daily record of 237,966 passengers achieved at FRA In July 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 6.9 million...

Traffic at Frankfurt Airport disrupted; two piers in Terminal 1 evacuated; 7,000 Lufthansa passengers affected by cancellations

The German Federal Police has been evacuating two piers at Frankfurt Airport's Terminal 1, piers A and Z. Part of a terminal at Frankfurt Airport...

Positive development at the Fraport Group Airports in first half 2018

Passenger figures continue to rise in June – European traffic driving growth Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to be on growth path.  FRA welcomed about 6.4...

Frankfurt overtakes Amsterdam Schiphol as best-connected airport

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has slid from first to second place in the rankings of European airports with the best direct connectivity, while Frankfurt Airport...

Tow truck under Lufthansa A340-300 Star Alliance livery catches fire at Frankfurt Airport

A tow truck below a Lufthansa Airbus A340-300 with Star Alliance livery (D-AIFA) named Dorsten has caught fire on Monday morning at Frankfurt Airport,...

Fraport traffic figures April 2018: Strong growth continues (+5.8%)

Frankfurt Airport reports a continuous increase in passenger numbers and aircraft movements – Traffic also grows across Fraport’s international Group airports In April 2018, Frankfurt...

Lufthansa Group offers 85 additional flights to Russia for the World Cup

Increase in daily flights to Moscow: departing up to six times a day from Frankfurt and up to four daily departures from Munich  ...

Industrial action by German union ver.di will affect the airports of Bremen, Cologne Bonn, Frankfurt and Munich on Tuesday 10 April

Several airports in Germany are bracing themselves for a severe industrial action by the German union ver.di on Tuesday 10 April. Flights between 03:00...