Tag: Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt Airport: Passenger numbers increase 12% year-on-year for November

Frankfurt Airport's latest traffic figures revealed a 12.2 per cent year-on-year increase for passenger volumes after it served 4.6 million in November. Compared to pre-Covid levels, passenger numbers in the reporting month were still 9.4 per cent lower than in November 2019. The airport's statisti...

Frankfurt Airport to serve 242 destinations worldwide this winter

Frankfurt Airport’s new winter schedule 2023/24 will come into effect on October 29, 2023. This winter, 82 airlines will serve 242 destinations in 94 countries around the world. Frankfurt Airport (FRA) will therefore continue to remain Germany’s most important international aviation hub wi...

E-Project at Frankfurt Airport using charging infrastructure bidirectionally

Airport operator Fraport is gradually converting its fleet of vehicles to electric drives. Parallel to this, the charging infrastructure at Germany’s largest air traffic hub is also expanding and evolving. It now still works conventionally, with current flowing from a charging point into vehicles...

Frankfurt Airport Reaches Post-Pandemic Passenger Record

For the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than 6 million monthly passengers in July 2023. The figure represents an increase of nearly 20 percent compared to July 2022, but is still 13.1 percent below the pre-crisis level of 2019.1 Cargo traffic also ...

Frankfurt Airport’s VIP Services unit opens a new VIP terminal

Today, Fraport celebrates the opening of an additional new home for its premium product, Frankfurt Airport VIP Services. The new VIP Terminal is located in arrivals area A, of Terminal 1. The two-level facility with a total of 1,700 square meters in floor space will be mainly used to welcome arrivin...

New Baggage Drop-off Counters for Lufthansa Group Passengers Open at Frankfurt Airport

Lufthansa Group passengers at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) can use 21 state-of-the-art check-in counters at Concourses A and B of Terminal 1. By using the automated bag drop function, passengers are now able to deposit their baggage faster and in a more convenient way, even outside regular check-in h...

Frankfurt Airport Passenger Volumes Growing Steadily

Frankfurt Airport welcomes more than 5.1 million passengers – Up 12.2 percent from May 2022 – Most of Fraport’s Group airports worldwide report double-digit growth rates FRA/gk - In May 2023, some 5.1 million passengers traveled via Frankfurt Airport (FRA) – an increase of 12.2 percent year-...

Travelex launches 20+ new stores across four continents

Travelex, a market leading foreign exchange brand, has launched more than 20 new bureaux and partnerships across Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Brazil as international aviation continue to rebound post-pandemic. In Europe, two new bureaux have opened at Frankfurt Airport (both landside...

Frankfurt Airport: 2023 Summer Flight Schedule with New Destinations

Several new destinations and more seating capacity from Frankfurt Airport: Effective with the start of the summer flight schedule on March 26, 2023, a total of 86 airlines will serve 292 destinations in 92 countries worldwide. Total available seating will increase by 16 percent compared to the s...

Fraport Tightens 2030 Carbon Target

Fraport is setting an even more ambitious climate protection target at its home base of Frankfurt Airport (FRA). By 2030, the aim is for a maximum of just 50,000 tonnes of CO2 to be emitted in areas that fall under Fraport’s direct control at Germany’s largest aviation hub. Previously, F...

Lufthansa cancels all flights from Frankfurt and Munich

Lufthansa cancels all flights from Frankfurt and Munich

The Verdi trade union has called on public sector employees at Frankfurt/Main, Munich, Stuttgart, Hamburg, Dortmund, Hanover and Bremen airports to stage a full-day strike on Friday, 17 February 2023. As a result of the strike announcement, the airports in Frankfurt and Munich, among others, are ...

Fraport Assumes Responsibility for Aviation Security Checks at Frankfurt Airport

Fraport has assumed responsibility for the organization, management, and performance of the security checkpoints at Frankfurt Airport (FRA). The German Federal Police, who were previously tasked with these responsibilities, will continue to hold statutory oversight and supervision roles, as well...

Fraport Traffic Figures 2022: Dynamic Growth Doubles Passenger Numbers at Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 48.9 million passengers in 2022 – nearly doubling the figure for 2021 and resulting in an increase of 97.2 percent. At the start of last year, demand was still restrained over concerns about the spread of the omicron variant of the coronavirus. But fro...

Fraport and Lufthansa Establish “FraAlliance” Joint Venture

Fraport and Lufthansa have formed a new joint venture called “FraAlliance”. Each company holds a 50% share in the new venture. The two companies intend to use FraAlliance to strengthen their existing cooperation on strategic and operational matters at Frankfurt Airport and thus, plan to deep...

Hesse and Fraport Boost Electromobility

Fraport AG is gradually converting its ground services fleet at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to alternative propulsion methods. To facilitate this process, the company is receiving financial support from the state of Hesse. Two new funding decisions by Hesse’s state government provide Fraport w...

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