Thursday, June 20, 2024

Paderborn and Munich volumes keep rising

Paderborn-Lippstadt Airport, situated in one of Germany’s strongest economic regions at the border of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hesse and Lower Saxony, is also keen to strengthen its customer relationships from a lower base. “We see that more than in other industries air cargo business is a people business,” explains the airport. “So, for us, as a […]

No summer slump for Munich as cargo keeps booming

Munich Airport in top of European rankings

Imports and exports continue to boom, and Munich Airport director of traffic development for cargo, Markus Heinelt does not expect to see a ‘summer slump’. He says Munich has posted its best half-yearly results in history, including a nine per cent increase in cargo turnover to 180,000 tonnes, outpacing the industry and more aircraft at […]

Munich celebrates 25th anniversary as leading cargo hub

As Munich Airport celebrates its 25th anniversary, director traffic development cargo Markus Heinelt says it is “taking-off” as a leading cargo hub. The present airport, which replaced the old Munich-Riem Airport in May 1992, has grown significantly since opening, with airfreight six times higher than in the year it opened. Cargo volumes grew 5.4 per […]