Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Trump airport stimulus could speed construction of 6th terminal at DFW International

Delightful and terrific. Those were the words Gary Kelly, CEO of Dallas-based Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV), used to describe a Thursday morning conversation about aviation issues with President Donald Trump. “We are very well-aligned on some very key topics — income tax reform, regulatory reform and especially growing our industry,” Kelly told reporters after the […]

berlin tegel

Berlin airports, pax up by 11.4% in 2016

Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg, operator of Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL) and Berlin Schönefeld Airport (SXF), reported that over three million more passengers flew from Schönefeld and Tegel in 2016 than in 2015. In total 32,906,881 passengers were flown in 2016, an increase of 11.4% year over year. At Schönefeld Airport the number of passengers increased by […]

Frankfurt airport

Fraport, pax down by 0.4% in 2016 to 60.7 million

Frankfurt Airport (Fraport) reported that it served a total of 60,792,308 passengers in 2016, remaining almost at the previous year’s level or down 0.4% year over year. Without weather and strike-related flight cancellations, passenger numbers would have risen by approximately 0.4% during 2016, according to the airport. Fraport’s cargo throughput, airfreight + airmail, increased 1.8% […]