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.
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The Munich Airport management officially opens this year's Christmas and Winter Market with a ribbon cutting ceremony. After a two-year break, Munich Airport is once again hosting its popular Christmas and winter market this year - traditionally in the München Airport Center (MAC) Forum, Europe's largest roofed open-air space.
Taiwanese airline EVA AIR is heading to Germany for the first time, offering four flights a week from Taipei to Munich. Flights to the Taiwanese metropolis will leave from Munich on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. A modern Dreamliner – the long-haul aircraft Boeing 787-9 – will be used.
With the start of the winter flight schedule, the Greek airline SKY express is expanding the range of flights between Munich and Athens. The airline will fly five times a week to its hub in the Greek capital. From there, passengers can easily reach a total of 34 connecting destinations in Greece with SKY express.
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.
Passenger controls in Munich are already among the best in Germany. To make them even better, a new service is being launched: with the new “Express Queue” reservation system, Munich Airport aims to manage passenger flows ahead of security checkpoints in Terminal 1 more effectively, thus reducing waiting times.
Along with the clock change, the new winter flight schedule will begin at Munich Airport. It will take effect on Sunday, October 30, 2022, and last until Saturday, March 25, 2023.
The dynamic traffic development at Munich Airport continued in the third quarter, resulting in the airport's highest growth since the beginning of the pandemic. During the first nine months of the year, 23 million passengers were counted in total.
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Europe's first airport brewery Airbräu is known and popular beyond all borders. Following years of tradition, the Oktoberfest – also called Wiesn’ - is celebrated here as well in a proper way. In a cozy atmosphere, hearty delicacies are once again served and various musical acts provide the right "Oktoberfest atmosphere", just like on the original festival grounds.