Leading global airport operator to manage new 2.7 billion dollars Terminal One at Newark Liberty. Munich Airport International expands activities in the USA. Agreement with Munich Airport International a major milestone in development of new world-class terminal In a major step forward in the development of a new world-class airport, the Port Authority has reached agreement with EWR Terminal One LLC, a 100 percent subsidiary of Munich Airport International GmbH (MAI), to operate and maintain the 2.7 billion dollars Terminal One now under construction at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).
Double-digit growth on intercontinental routes to and from Munich. Munich Airport posted significant gains in passenger numbers in the first six months of the 2019 operating year. The latest figures, presented today at the Munich Press Club by Dr. Michael Kerkloh, the President and CEO of Munich Airport, reveal that the airport set a new half-year record of 22.7 million passengers – an increase of approximately 5 percent as compared to the first six months of 2018. The number of take-offs and landings was also higher, increasing by almost 3 percent to around 205,000 aircraft movements in total. In the cargo segment, which is experiencing a slowdown throughout Europe, the total volume handled in the first half of the year amounted to around 162,000 tons. This represents a year-on-year decline of nearly 6 percent.
Munich Airport and bayern design present smart solutions to make life easier in the future - from refrigerators that think for themselves to intelligent street lighting. Munich Airport's Terminal 2 is hosting a new exhibition by bayern design, the center of competence for design in the State of Bavaria.
Munich Airport's latest integrated report, entitled "Shaping the Future", is now available in an interactive online version. The report on the 2018 fiscal year focuses on the financial results and traffic statistics as well as the airport's extensive sustainability efforts. It also contains a major chapter on the airport's expansion plans, where the biggest project at present is the construction of a new pier for Terminal 1. Extending 320 meters into the airport's western apron, the new pier will have 12 bridged gates. It is scheduled to go into operation in 2023
Effective immediately, advertising customers at the airports in Munich, Stuttgart, Düsseldorf and Hamburg can take advantage of a new, exclusive service: With AIRPORTconnect, companies and media buyers can now book premium DOOH advertising displays at four German airports flexibly and on a weekly basis.
At the new Skate & Style event, now coming to Munich Airport, spectators will witness dazzling displays of tricks, spins and jumps. From April 24-28, the airport's MAC Forum will be turned into a skateboarding hotspot as it hosts the South German championships in this exciting sport.
An exciting event during this year's Roland Garros French Open tournament for tennis fans at Munich airport: from May 22nd to 29th, visitors will be able to walk right into an interactive tennis match with a mobile game called “Enter the Match" and compete to win exclusive access to the Eurosport Player.
The first Tunisair flight to land at Munich Airport touched down on April 4, 1969. Today, 50 years later, Germany is still one of the airline's biggest markets and Munich Airport has become an important hub in its route network. Since Munich Airport opened in 1992, Tunisair has flown approximately 1.44 million passengers from Munich to Tunisia. With the start of the 2019 summer timetable period, the airline added a Saturday flight to the Tunisian capital. Before that, Tunisair flew from the Bavarian capital to Tunis on Monday, Wednesday and Friday with a Boeing 737. With the new service, there are now four weekly departures.
Will the future of technology have a human face? Dr. Marc Wagener, the managing director of LabCampus, is committed to a collaborative and people-centered approach. At this year's SXSW Interactive Conference, he explained how that outlook will define the way forward for Munich Airport's future innovation center.