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Brussels South Charleroi Airport second most punctual airport in the world

CATEGORY – AIRPORTS WELCOMING FEWER THAN 10 MILLION PASSENGERS/YEAR This month, the OAG, a recognised neutral, international organisation in the air travel industry, released its...

Fraport Traffic Figures – December & Full Year 2014: Frankfurt Airport Reports Rising Passenger and Cargo Volumes Despite Several Strikes

Trend Towards Larger Aircraft and Better Capacity Utilization Continues – Airports in Fraport’s International Portfolio Record Strong Traffic Growth Frankfurt Airport (FRA) achieved a new...

10,000 new seats at Brussels Airport

Increased comfort and the facility to charge smartphones, tablets, laptops and game consoles, relaxation areas: Brussels Airport is investing no less than 4 million...

Nine airlines and airport partners presented with Brussels Airport Aviation Award

  For the eighth time, Brussels Airport Company is presenting the Brussels Airport Aviation Awards, recognising those airline companies and partners that stand out in...

bmi and Lufthansa announce three new routes from Munich to Rotterdam, Liège and Bern

• bmi to fly to three cities in Netherlands, Belgium and Switzerland with Lufthansa codeshare • Up to 120 destinations opened up to business and...

21.9 million passengers in 2014: an all-time record year for Brussels Airport

2014 was a year of exceptional growth for Brussels Airport. Growth was recorded in all segments: passenger and cargo flights.  Moreover, the airport broke...

Luxembourg Airport: 2.47 million passengers in 2014 (+ 12.3% compared to 2013)

Traffic increase for the 5th consecutive year After a record year in 2013, the airport of Luxembourg achieved a double-digit growth again in 2014. Almost...

Charleroi Airport: 6,440,000 passengers in 2014, 6% above expectations

With the beginning of the New Year 2015, it is time to assess last year’s results for Brussels South Charleroi Airport.  2014 has ended...

55 million passengers travelled via Amsterdam Schiphol in 2014

Regional airports report significant growth figures In 2014 a record number of some 55 million passengers travelled via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, representing an increase of...

Passenger record for Brussels Airport: 21,637,003 !!! And counting…..

Today, Brussels Airport broke its standing record of 21,637,003 passengers, which dated from 2000. A balloon arch and a red carpet were waiting for passengers...

Frankfurt Airport is well prepared for snow and ice

Winter Services Team Has More Than 1,300 Employees – Safety Is Always the Top Priority One of the leading aviation hubs in the world, Frankfurt...

Brussels Airport to start comprehensive runway renovation programme in 2015

Brussels Airport will commence in 2015 a general maintenance and renovation programme in order to maintain the safe and efficient operation of its runways....

A new record at Berlin Airports: 27 million passengers – A gratifying challenge

James Halter (40) is the 27 millionth passenger at Berlin’s Airports. Together with his partner, Ina Hoffmann (42) and son, Dean (4), the IT...

Magical Christmas atmosphere at Brussels Airport for thousands of holiday travellers

The start of the Christmas holidays promises to be extremely busy. On Friday 19 December no less than 36,000 passengers will depart from Brussels...

“Flight captain” Kerkloh to remain at the helm of Munich Airport until 2018

The long-haul flight continues: Dr. Michael Kerkloh, the President and CEO of FMG, the Munich Airport operating company, will remain in office for an additional...
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AIRail takes off: Start of the direct link between Linz central station and Vienna Airport

• Up to eight train connections a day in addition to the existing flights • Earn miles in same way as travelling by air Yesterday, on...

Berlin Brandenburg airport now scheduled to open in second half of 2017 – CEO resigns

Resolution of the Supervisory Board 12.12.2014 The Supervisory Board of Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH discussed in detail the report presented by the Board of...

Record November at Warsaw Chopin Airport

Chopin Airport handled over 746,000 passengers in November 2014, a 7.1% increase on the same month last year. November was yet another record month for...

Wizz Air announces new services from Budapest to Hurghada and Alghero

Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced two new services from Budapest to Hurghada in Egypt and to...

Brussels Airport reaches 20 million passengers milestone

In November, Brussels Airport recorded an 18.2% growth and is thus heading straight for the year 2000 passenger record. With 20.4 million passengers handled...