Press re‌lea‌ses

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    Leipzig/Halle Airport receives IATA CEIV Pharma certification

    Leipzig/Halle Airport, Europe's fifth-largest airfreight hub, has received CEIV Pharma certification, enabling it to process time-critical,…

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    2019 traffic volumes: new cargo record and more passengers for LEJ, DRS down after loss of Germania

    A total of about 4.2 million passengers took off and landed at the two central German airports Dresden and Leipzig/Halle in 2019.

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    More holiday flights and new routes: Sundair expands services from Dresden

    Sundair is strengthening its commitment to Dresden Airport. In summer 2020 the airline will be stationing a second aircraft there and will be flying…

  4. Holiday fun at Dresden Airport: Five exciting guided tours for visitors of all ages every week

    Holiday fun at Dresden Airport: Five exciting guided tours for visitors of all ages every week

    How high is the tower? What does the yellow and black chequered vehicle on the tarmac do? Do aircraft always take off in the same direction?

    Dresden…

  5. Volga-Dnepr Group expands at LEJ / As many as 500 new jobs

    Volga-Dnepr Group expands at LEJ / As many as 500 new jobs

    Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish a long-term partnership at Leipzig/Halle Airport

  6. Laying down a new strategic direction: Flughafen Leipzig/Halle GmbH will be investing about half a billion euros in expansion work during the next few years

    Laying down a new strategic direction: Flughafen Leipzig/Halle GmbH will be investing about half a billion euros in expansion work during the next few years

    The Supervisory Board unanimously approves further major investment package/Leipzig/Halle Airport to gain a second Cargo City.

  7. Leipzig/Halle Airport is ideally equipped for “humanitarian logistics”: Global emergency and disaster missions are becoming increasingly important.

    Leipzig/Halle Airport is ideally equipped for “humanitarian logistics”: Global emergency and disaster missions are becoming increasingly important.

    Leipzig/Halle Airport, working with the Volga-Dnepr Group and the Akkon University of Human Sciences, organised a specialist international conference…

  8. Traffic developments at Leipzig/Halle Airport during the first quarter: growth in aircraft movements and passengers A new record set for freight handling

    Traffic developments at Leipzig/Halle Airport during the first quarter: growth in aircraft movements and passengers A new record set for freight handling

    “The way that business developed at Leipzig/Halle Airport during the first quarter makes us optimistic as we look forward to the whole year. Thanks to…

  9. New in the 2019/2020 winter season: Dresden-London non-stop with Ryanair

    New in the 2019/2020 winter season: Dresden-London non-stop with Ryanair

    Fly to the British capital in just two hours for shopping, sightseeing or a business appointment: Ryanair will be launching flights between Dresden…

  10. Summer timetable launches on 31 March with new destinations and new services

    Summer timetable launches on 31 March with new destinations and new services

    Mitteldeutsche Flughafen airports switch to their summer timetable on Sunday 31 March. Numerous airlines and tour operators offer tourists and…

  11. Events at Dresden Airport in the second quarter

    Events at Dresden Airport in the second quarter

    8 April Talk by airline expert and entrepreneur Hans Rudolf Wöhrl: “How my dreams learned to fly” Hans Rudolf Wöhrl has made a name for himself in…
  12. New airline and new destination at Leipzig/Halle – Wizz Air to fly to Kiev from July

    New airline and new destination at Leipzig/Halle – Wizz Air to fly to Kiev from July

    Wizz Air, the leading low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, will be running flights between Leipzig/Halle Airport and Kiev Zhuliany Airport…