Management, Consulting & Training Services

Munich Airport International

With a history of more than 65 years in airport planning and management, the operator of Munich Airport (FMG) is an attractive partner for consultancy, management and training services vis-à-vis numerous airports around the world. By now, FMG has over 25 years of international management and operational experience with a proven track record of successfully delivered projects across all geographies and cultures.

In August 2017 this knowledge and expertise has been centralized in a wholly owned subsidiary Munich Airport International GmbH (MAI). The 70 experts at MAI provide full airport lifecycle services, including planning/design, project management, operational readiness and airport transfer (ORAT), operational start-up, airport operation management, commercial development, process reengineering, training services and overall airport management.

As an airport operator, we understand the specific needs and challenges of our customers and can provide tailor-made solutions to optimize their business. If you would like to receive further information, please feel free to contact us.

Airport Management

Innovation, implementation and ongoing review of best practice and state of the art processes to establish lasting, high quality operations with skilled and competent staff

Airport Planning

Development and continuous modification of an overall master plan including terminal & capacity planning, design reviews and trials to reach operational efficiency

Facility Management & Maintenance

Maintenance and management of all airport infrastructure including buildings, airfields and airport systems (e.g. baggage handling system) for an efficient and trouble-free business

Operational Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT)

Customized, fully-fledged operational readiness and transfer services guarantee on-time opening and smooth operations from day one

Commercial & Non-Aero Business Development

Successful commercial airport management for retail, food & beverage, rental car, parking, hotels and advertising – from concept development, layout & category planning and tenant acquisition to marketing activities and monitoring of KPIs

Passenger Experience & Service Quality

Our terminal service helps some passengers

Best practices to support aviation stakeholders achieving a user-centered, seamless and sustainable passenger experience

Airport IT

Professional ICT system master planning including roadmaps, due diligence, audits, health checks and disaster recovery concepts for a digital, modern and up-to-date airport IT environment

Aviation Security

Compilation and maintenance of a detailed security plan specific to the organizational and operational infrastructure of an airport, airline or partner to protect passengers, staff and guests in the best possible way

Aerodrome Safety & Compliance

Compliance with international aerodrome and quality standards (including relevant certifications) to ensure a safe and powerful workflow


A group of employess at a meeting

Tailored, best in class training concepts with high operational relevance lay the foundation for a competent workforce and enhance the overall organizational performance

Munich Airport experts covered the whole spectrum end to end starting from sound airport planning and development advice to operational implementation and improvement topics. They clearly demonstrated a flexible and pragmatic approach to adapt to clients’ needs at different stages throughout the project. A truly
end to end service.

Walter M. Molitor

Vice President Group Solutions, Qatar Airways, Hamad International Airport

Munich Airport demonstrated their outstanding consultancy services for Operational Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) Services at Suvarnabhumi Airport during December 2004 - September 2006. The Airports of Thailand Public Company Limited (AOT) was truly impressed by their professionalism and utmost dedication throughout the contract which contributed to the success of the opening of Suvarnabhumi Airport.

Ms. Vilaiwan Nadvilai

Acting General Manager, Suvarnabhumi Airport

Our Experience

Our Customers

  • Dr. Ralf Gaffal

    Dr. Ralf Gaffal

    Managing Director
  • Ivonne Kuger 

    Ivonne Kuger 

    Vice President Operations
  • Lorenzo Di Loreto

    Lorenzo Di Loreto

    Vice President Sales and Marketing

Get in touch with our international business team

International business team

Munich Airport International