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Spilled coffee in the cockpit causes Condor Airbus A330 to divert to Shannon, Republic of Ireland

On 6 February 2019, a Condor Airbus A330 (G-TCCF) departed from Frankfurt Airport, Germany and was scheduled to fly to Cancun, Mexico. In flight...

Lufthansa flies directly to Ottawa for the first time

Lufthansa expands long-haul services to Canada in summer 2020 Ottawa is the fourth Lufthansa destination in Canada Flights bookable starting 11 September 2019  Pay...

United Airlines to deploy Dreamliner fleet at Chicago with three initial destinations from Summer 2020: Brussels, Frankfurt and Munich

As already mentioned yesterday in our forum, United Airlines announced that it will base some Boeing 787 Dreamliners at its main hub Chicago O'Hare...

Passenger traffic rises 0.8% at Frankfurt Airport in July, other Fraport Group airports differ

International Group airports report differing traffic development Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than 6.9 million passengers in the reporting month, up 0.8 percent compared to...

A Lufthansa Boeing 747 with 370 passengers returns to Frankfurt shortly after takeoff

A Lufthansa Boeing 747-400 registered D-ABVU, en route from Frankfurt to Shanghai on flight LH732 with 370 passengers on board, had to return to...

[Video] Tail section of Lufthansa Airbus A319 damaged after wrong manipulation of mobile stairs

The tail section of this Lufthansa Airbus A319 (D-AILR) got seriously damaged at Frankfurt Airport, Germany after a mobile stairs was wrongly maneuvered.  https://twitter.com/AeronewsRO/status/1157237860782813184

Frankfurt Airport opens seven new security control lanes in extension Hall A

Construction of purpose-built extension hall at Terminal 1 completed within just six months – Checkpoint equipped with latest-generation security technology to reduce waiting times...

CityJet wet-leases an Avro RJ85 to Lufthansa for flights to Brussels, Milan and Leipzig

According to the Irish Aviation Research Institute, CityJet Avro RJ85 registered EI-RJU positioned from Dublin to Frankfurt as LH9914 on 18 July 2019. It...

Continued growth at Frankfurt Airport and Fraport Group airports

Fraport traffic figures June and first half 2019: Trend for Frankfurt Airport and Fraport’s Group airports worldwide remains stable FRA sets new single-day record of...

Fraport to deploy FlightAware predictive technology at Frankfurt Airport

Fraport AG will begin using real-time predictive runway arrival times, so-called ‘ELDTs’ (Estimated Landing Times) delivered via FlightAware’s Firehose feed as an additional data...

May 2019: Frankfurt Airport reports solid growth (+1.4%)

Passenger traffic also rises at most of Fraport’s Group airports worldwide Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed 6.2 million passengers in May 2019, an increase of 1.4...

Heavy thunderstorms around Frankfurt Airport; Lufthansa massively cancels flights

Due to heavy thunderstorms and CB's around Frankfurt Airport, flight schedules were heavily disrupted on Monday evening (3 June). Until 17:00 (UTC +2), the...

Growth path continues at Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than six million passengers in April 2019, a gain of 5.1 percent year-on-year. This noticeable increase can also be...

Drone activity near Frankfurt Airport seriously hinders air traffic; delays are to be expected

This morning between 07:27 to 08:15 (UTC +2) air traffic was halted at Frankfurt Airport, Germany after a drone sighting. While arriving traffic was...

Fraport Group interim release for Q1 2019: New business year starts off successfully

Revenue and earnings increase – Outlook confirmed The Fraport Group has successfully started off the new business year, achieving higher revenue and earnings in the...

Fraport Traffic Figures – March and FQ2019: Growth trend continues

In the first three months of 2019, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) served almost 14.8 million passengers – an increase of 2.5 percent year-on-year. Aircraft movements...

A 40-t part made by Jan De Nul in Belgium shipped by AirBridgeCargo from Frankfurt to Singapore

A record 40-tonne shipment finds its perfect match with AirBridgeCargo’s ‘abcXL’ solution AirBridgeCargo Airlines, one of the market leaders in the transportation of oversized and...

Summer schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport total flights expanding moderately

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to strengthen its status as Germany’s leading international aviation hub. Starting on March 31, travellers will be able to fly...

Fraport’s revenue and earnings increase significantly in fiscal year 2018

Boards propose a dividend increase to €2 – Outlook remains positive In the 2018 fiscal year (ending December 31), Fraport AG continued on its growth...

Positive trend continues at Frankfurt Airport in February (+4.3%)

Passenger traffic rises at FRA and Group airports worldwide In February 2019, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than 4.5 million passengers – an increase of...