Potentially dangerous: Ryanair flight to Vienna started with ice/snow on the wing

On November 15 of this year, Boeing 737-800, SP-RSV painted in Ryanair colors operated the flight with Ryanair flight number FR 1662 from Gdansk, Poland to Vienna Schwechat. The almost six-year-old Boeing 737-800 is operated de jure by the Polish Ryanair subsidiary “Buzz”. While the working conditions and the pressure on staff at the parent […]

Apron and cargo handling at Vienna Airport awarded

“Congratulations to the airport team, who work hard every day and ensure top quality in apron and cargo handling. This award follows on from other awards that our airport has already received this year, and is therefore another nice confirmation of Vienna Airport’s performance. Especially in times of crisis, Vienna has proven itself to be […]

Change in the management of Flughafen Zürich AG

Stephan Widrig joined Flughafen Zürich AG in 1999. He was part of the airport privatization team and then continued to develop within the organisation. Important functions included the management of real estate, the construction of the new airport in Bangalore, India, responsibility for all development projects at the airport as a member of the management […]

‘You don’t close a deal via Zoom’

news hour Yuri Vugts editor Nieuwsuur Yuri Vugts editor Nieuwsuur Business flight bookings are well on their way to pre-corona levels, travel providers say news hour. The number of flight movements with private aircraft has not been that high even in years, according to figures from Dutch airports. At the beginning of this year, large […]

At Düsseldorf Airport, K-Messe leads to waiting again

October 22, 2022 at 11:47 am Messe regrets bad service : Waiting in line again at Düsseldorf Airport As the market leader, Eurowings is particularly affected by the frequent long queues in Düsseldorf Photo: dpa/Roberto Pfeil Düsseldorf Although the autumn holidays are over, passengers sometimes have to wait 1.5 hours again. The high number of […]

Vienna Airport will operate CO2-neutral from January 2023

At the 41st General Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organization ICAO in Montreal, 193 countries committed to reducing CO2 emissions from civil aviation to zero by 2050. To this end, the main focus is on the accelerated introduction of new and innovative aircraft technologies, rationalized flight operations and the increased production and use of […]

40 minutes waiting time at Düsseldorf and Cologne airports | North Rhine-Westphalia

At the beginning of the autumn holidays there were again waiting times at the airports in North Rhine-Westphalia. A spokesman for Düsseldorf Airport reported on Friday that there was a 20 to 40 minute wait at the security checkpoint in the early afternoon. Cologne/Bonn Airport also announced a waiting time of 40 minutes via Twitter. […]

KLM increases frequencies to Graz

Travelers from Styria can easily reach 167 international flight destinations via Amsterdam. The increased flight frequency from GRZ to AMS offers all business and leisure travelers an even better choice and connection to destinations in the European and international route network. The GRZ-AMS flight connection is operated by KLM with an Embraer 195 or an […]

Lufthansa pilots’ strike: Hamburg also affected NDR.de – News

Status: 02.09.2022 21:01 There were flight cancellations again at Hamburg Airport on Friday. The reason was a 24-hour strike by Lufthansa pilots. Lufthansa had announced that a total of around 800 flights would be canceled due to the strike at its German hubs in Frankfurt and Munich. Around 130,000 passengers are expected to be affected. […]

Air traffic: Lufthansa rescue pays off for the German state – economy

What is new, however, is the increasing influence of the shareholder Kühne. Although he has announced in interviews that he wants to stay out of the operative business, according to information from the “Handelsblatt” he is aiming for at least one seat on the supervisory board. Kühne’s confidante Karl Gernandt is planned, who is to […]