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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) - Articles and news items

Frankfurt Airport expands fleet of electric vehicles

Posted on: 22 October 2015

Operator Fraport AG has committed to expanding Frankfurt Airport’s fleet of electric vehicles including a prototype container-transport vehicle for ground handling.

Frankfurt opens Green Gate to showcase ground handling initiative

Posted on: 12 October 2015

Frankfurt Airport has opened the first ‘Green Gate’ to showcase low emission ground handling as part of a government funded initiative.

Frankfurt Airport begins first phase of Terminal 3 construction

Posted on: 6 October 2015

Construction work officially commenced on the new Terminal 3 facility at Frankfurt Airport with completion due in 2022.

Frankfurt Airport pioneers active noise abatement

Posted on: 28 July 2015

Within the context of Frankfurt Airport’s total noise protection programme, active noise abatement plays a key role. Stefan Mauel, Fraport AG’s Senior Executive Manager for Airside Capacity Management, discusses the latest progress Frankfurt Airport is making in this area – not only to the benefit of local residents, but also the aviation industry worldwide...

Construction of Terminal 3 to begin at Frankfurt Airport

Posted on: 20 April 2015

Construction work on Terminal 3 at Frankfurt Airport has been given final approval by Fraport AG Supervisory Board. Work will begin late 2015.

Fraport traffic figures – January 2015: Passenger growth continues

Posted on: 11 February 2015

Further gains in maximum takeoff weights due to deployment of larger aircraft – group airports also record positive start in the new year...

Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 1 getting major redesign of forecourt and access roads

Posted on: 10 February 2015

As part of its goal of providing five-star service to its passengers at Frankfurt Airport, the airport manager Fraport AG has developed a comprehensive concept for redesigning the Terminal 1 forecourt and access roads...

Fraport traffic figures – November 2014

Posted on: 10 December 2014

In November 2014, Fraport AG posted a new monthly passenger record of more than 4.4 million passengers at its Frankfurt Airport (FRA) home base – a 2.5 percent gain compared to the same month last year and further confirmation of the positive trend in passenger traffic in recent months...

Fraport traffic figures – September and nine months 2014

Posted on: 13 October 2014

Frankfurt Airport continues to register noticeable growth in passenger traffic...

Need for future Terminal 3 at Frankfurt Airport confirmed by independent institutes

Posted on: 17 September 2014

At a press conference, Fraport AG presented the results of expert studies by two independent institutes on Frankfurt Airport’s forecast passenger growth up to 2030...

Fraport traffic figures – August 2014: Frankfurt Airport records strong growth

Posted on: 10 September 2014

Welcoming 6.1 million passengers, Frankfurt Airport achieved a new monthly passenger record by exceeding the six million passenger mark for the first time in a single month...

Fraport AG receives Terminal 3 building permit from the City of Frankfurt

Posted on: 15 August 2014

Fraport AG received the building permit from the City of Frankfurt for the planned Terminal 3 (T3)...

Frankfurt Airport awaits arrival of the new airbus A350 XWB aircraft

Posted on: 25 July 2014

On the evening of Friday, July 25, an Airbus A350 XWB (extra wide body) will land at Frankfurt Airport for the first time...

Fraport traffic figures – June and first half of 2014

Posted on: 10 July 2014

Frankfurt Airport welcomed 27.8 million passengers in the first six months of 2014 – up 2.4 percent year-on-year – a new historic half-year passenger record...

Frankfurt Airport offers free round-the-clock internet access

Posted on: 2 July 2014

Fraport AG is expanding its free Wi-Fi access at Germany’s largest airport from 60 minutes to 24-hours...


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