Tag: Munich Airport

Sustainable energy generation at Munich Airport

An new system for sustainable energy generation is currently in use at Munich Airport: a container with photovoltaic panels and wind rotors from FlowGen, a company specializing in green energy system solutions. In cooperation with Munich Airport, the mobile energy container is being used to charg...

Munich Airport and Assaia International AG complete test of radar technology to reduce CO2 emissions

In a significant step towards reducing the environmental impact of aviation, Munich Airport, in collaboration with Assaia International AG, has announced the successful completion of a four-month test utilising radar technology to monitor and encourage the use of Single Engine Taxi (SET) procedures....

Lufthansa cabin staff strikes set to affect 120,000 passengers this week

Lufthansa cabin staff strikes set to affect 120,000 passengers this week

Lufthansa said around 120,000 passengers will be affected by strikes this week as cabin staff are set to walk out across key German airports. This week Lufthansa staff will go on strike at Frankfurt and Munich airports on 12 March and 13 March, respectively. Totalling 1,000 flights, Lufthansa ...

Swissport Losch and Aeroground sign cooperation agreement

Swissport Losch and AeroGround, have signed a collaboration agreement. As part of this agreement, Swissport Losch provides ground handling services at Munich Airport for AeroGround from 1 March 2024. In compliance with the legal framework, the cooperation agreement is set in the area of ground ha...

Munich airport: FRS Services onboards Ink to enhance its ground handling services

Ink Innovation has signed an agreement with ground handling company FRS Services to bolster operations at Munich International Airport by implementing Ink's Departure Control System (Ink DCS). FRS will use the many features of Ink DCS to improve process efficiency, especially in check-in, baggage,...

Munich Airport and Dabico agree to develop autonomous passenger boarding bridges

On the occasion of inter airport Europe 2023 in Munich, Munich Airport, together with its Terminal 2 subsidiary and Dabico Airport Solutions Germany GmbH, today signed a letter of intent (LOI) to develop an innovative concept for fully automated passenger boarding bridges. With the LOI, the two c...

Groundbreaking ceremony for ibis Styles Hotel at Munich Airport

The ibis Styles brand, renowned for its exceptional and unique designs at more than 560 hotels around the world, is growing thanks to a new addition at Munich Airport. The project officially got under way with the groundbreaking ceremony on May 30, 2023. The 358-room hotel is due to open in sp...

Munich Airport expertise in the United States: Munich Airport subsidiary operates new airport terminal in New Jersey

The official ceremony to announce the upcoming opening of the new Terminal A at Newark Liberty International Airport in the US state of New Jersey marks a key milestone in the five-year history of the global Munich Airport International GmbH (MAI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Munich Airport. Mun...

More than 600 employees maintain safe flight operations in the snow and ice

The beginning of the cold season also marks the start of the winter maintenance team’s work at Munich Airport, with the specially trained employees available around the clock from next Tuesday, November 1. The winter maintenance convoy comprises 181 vehicles, including 66 tractors from the area...

INFORM Ensures Optimized Use of Resources for AICHER GROUP at Munich Airport

INFORM, a leading global provider of intelligent optimization solutions in the aviation sector, supports the AICHER GROUP's Mobility Service for Passengers with Reduced Mobility (PRM) at Munich Airport (MUC). With task assignments on the day of operation, the GroundStar RealTime software solution...

Air bp agrees its first sale of sustainable aviation fuel at Munich Airport

Air bp, the international aviation fuel products and service supplier, has confirmed an agreement for its first sale of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) at Munich Airport. A business aviation operator will start to purchase SAF from the beginning of June. This marks the second location in Germany ...

Munich Airport receives innovation award for a passenger bus powered by biogas

The Association of the German Gas Industry has awarded this year's Innovation Prize in the "Mobility & Transport" category to the pilot test of a passenger bus that is used at the airport and runs on liquid methane. The project has now been honored at a ceremony at the "House of Innovation" in B...

Successful efforts to reduce CO2 emissions at Munich Airport

The international climate protection organization CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project) has again recognized Munich Airport (FMG) for its highly effective climate protection efforts. For the third consecutive year, Munich Airport has achieved "Leadership Level" and earned an "A-" rating in the "Climate C...

Fraport AG and Flughafen München collaborate on VR training tool for ground handling

Fraport AG, the operator of Frankfurt Airport, and AeroGround Flughafen München GmbH, a wholly-owned ground handling subsidiary of Flughafen München GmbH (the operator of Munich Airport), have developed a joint virtual reality (VR) training tool for ground handling operations. New digital tra...

Passengers left stranded after person strays airside at Munich Airport

Munich Airport experienced major disruptions yesterday after a person strayed into the airside area, apparently by going the wrong way through an emergency exit. Thousands of passengers were left stranded after the incident, which initiated police measures and caused dozens of Lufthansa flights ...

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