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 […]

Airports: long queues at the start of the holidays | free press

Additional staff was hired to cope with the increased number of passengers. Despite this, there were long queues. Frankfurt/Main/Cologne/Bonn. After the start of the summer holidays in Hesse, Rhineland-Palatinate and Saarland, there was a heavy rush of passengers at Frankfurt Airport on Saturday. Long queues formed in front of the check-in counters in the departure […]

Boeing 80% increase in air traffic: forecasts for the future – Breakflip Awé

The Boeing Group has presented its strategy plan, forecasting up to 82% more planes in the sky by 2041. After two difficult years, the aeronautics giants Airbus and Boeing are beginning to regain confidence in the future. Boeing’s setbacks with their 737 max, several of which crashed and the whole thing had to be sent […]

Strikes at French and Spanish airports for better working conditions

FRANCE Dozens of flights were canceled on Saturday morning at theParis-Charles-de-Gaulle airportaffected by a social conflict over wages and working conditions which could also affect the start of the long holidays in a week, after a few days off from Sunday. The firefighters of Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle (CDG), the first French airport generally called Roissy, have been […]

“Many cried” – airport chaos after flight cancellations – travel

Due to a lack of staff, operations at several airports are progressing slowly. There were hours of waiting at Schiphol Airport. The situation at various major airports in Europe is currently precarious due to acute staff shortages. London’s Gatwick Airport announced on Friday that it would reduce the number of daily flights to counteract the […]

United Airlines resumes Zurich – San Francisco service

This flight takes place every day throughout the summer season – the last departure this year is on October 30, 2022 – and has been very popular with many Swiss people in previous years. “After we were unable to serve this route in the past two years due to the corona pandemic, we are all […]

From Magdeburg to Warnemünde (

With a new timetable, Deutsche Bahn wants to reduce travel times between major cities. Train drivers from Saxony-Anhalt benefit from this. In Halle, among other things, a sixth ICE will run daily between Berlin and Munich. It used to be five a day. Bitterfeld and Wittenberg will also have an additional ICE connection to Nuremberg. […]

Düsseldorf Airport warned of delays – mitigation successful

The airport had warned of delays because of a bomb disposal in Neuss. The World War II bomb was then successfully defused late in the evening. Anyone who wanted to pick up passengers from the airport in Düsseldorf on Wednesday evening had to expect delays: Due to the defusing of a World War II bomb […]

Air traffic: Luftwaffe should leave Cologne completely in the medium term

The Luftwaffe’s readiness to fly for politicians and government officials is to move entirely from Cologne to Berlin in the medium term. The operation will be completely brought together at the Schönefeld site, said a spokesman for the Ministry of Defense on Friday. The “Kölner Stadtanzeiger” reported first. The move itself has been […]

The mask requirement still applies here

These days, the mask requirement for shopping or leisure is falling in almost all federal states. Nevertheless, there are still some shops or leisure facilities that still require mouth and nose protection. Only Hamburg and Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania are taking even tougher action: there is a state-wide hotspot regulation and the mask requirement continues to apply […]