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2020
18
September
2020
| 16:58 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport makes every effort to ensure that the airport’s facilities are hygienic and safe to welcome passengers. The combination of the various health safety measures has indeed allowed us to meet the highest standards, which earned Brussels ...
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11
September
2020
| 15:33 Europe/Brussels
The Test Centre at Brussels Airport where travellers can get themselves tested for COVID-19 will open on Monday 14 September. Thanks to this Test Centre, passengers have the opportunity to get a COVID-19 test on site at the airport. The Test Centre w...
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10
September
2020
| 11:21 Europe/Brussels
During the two months of the summer holidays, Brussels Airport welcomed almost 1.1 million passengers, down 80% on the same period in 2019 (5.4 million passengers). 567,223 passengers passed through Brussels Airport in August of this year, down by -7...
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01
September
2020
| 10:01 Europe/Brussels
Work on the construction of a branch leading off the F3 Brussels-Leuven cycle highway to Brussels Airport has commenced today. Thanks to the new branch, employees, local residents and the sportier passengers can use their bike to travel to the airpor...
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21
August
2020
| 11:29 Europe/Brussels
The renovation works on runway 07L/25R at Brussels Airport and the final tests will be completed on the 23rd of August at 6 am, at which time the runway will be taken in use again. The contractors worked day and night, 7 days a week, to limit the dur...
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13
August
2020
| 11:29 Europe/Brussels
There will be a mobile lab at Brussels Airport where passengers can get tested on COVID-19. This will enable passengers returning from a red zone to be tested as soon as they arrive at the airport. Departing passengers will have the possibility to be...
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07
August
2020
| 14:11 Europe/Brussels
Since the resumption of non-essential flights on 15 June this year, the number of passengers handled at Brussels Airport has risen, but remains 80% below July 2019. This means that, in July, for the first month of the summer holidays, 525,000 passeng...
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09
July
2020
| 13:20 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport is delighted and relieved to be welcoming passengers again since 15 June for non-essential, and mainly leisure, travel. Although recovery is slow and gradual, the trend is on the up as the choice of destinations increases week after ...
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30
June
2020
| 11:04 Europe/Brussels
Tomorrow will see the official start of the summer holidays. Since the restart of non-essential travels within Europe on the 15th of June and as more countries reopened their borders, Brussels Airport has been adding more destinations to its network ...
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15
June
2020
| 12:16 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport is delighted that, from today, it will be able to welcome more passengers now that non-essential travel is allowed again in Europe. The passenger can expect a safe journey from the airport to their destination, in which body temperat...
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11
June
2020
| 15:33 Europe/Brussels
In a few days' time, Brussels Airport will again be welcoming thousands of travellers. The corona virus pandemic has impacted significantly on the airport's passenger numbers in April and May. Last month, 22,113 passengers passed through Brussels Air...
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05
June
2020
| 10:46 Europe/Brussels
Starting 15 June, Brussels Airport will considerably increase its passenger flights for all travel in the Schengen Area. The flight offer will increase progressively to exceed one hundred destinations in July, thus restoring the connectivity with Eur...
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05
June
2020
| 10:43 Europe/Brussels
As of the 15th of June, international travel will again be possible. Brussels Airport, Brussels Airlines and TUI are looking forward to the restart and are ready to welcome passengers and have them travel in the safest and most comfortable conditions...
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03
June
2020
| 12:20 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport has been selected by EASA (European Union Aviation Safety Agency) as one of the pilot airports for implementing operational recommendations linked to Covid-19. Brussels Airport will thus be developing best practices for a safe restar...
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02
June
2020
| 16:43 Europe/Brussels
In order to offer the best possible service in the field of animal transport, Brussels Airport has invested in a brand-new ultramodern Animal Care & Inspection Center. There, animals can be housed and checked in the most comfortable surroundings befo...
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02
June
2020
| 14:17 Europe/Brussels
From 13 July to 23 August, Brussels Airport will be renovating runway 07L/25R under strict observance of COVID-19 measures. The extensive renovation of this take-off and landing runway is necessary to continue to guarantee safe air traffic in the fut...
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01
June
2020
| 16:19 Europe/Brussels
As of today, Monday the 1st of June, the Hungarian airline WIZZ is operating flights from Brussels Airport to Budapest (Hungary), complementing the flight offer on this route which until now was served only by Brussels Airlines. In a first stage, low...
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29
May
2020
| 11:57 Europe/Brussels
While the passenger terminal at Brussels Airport is currently idling while awaiting recovery, the cargo area at Brussels Airport is in full swing. Around sixty cargo flights operate every day, whether by full cargo aircraft, express services or passe...
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13
May
2020
| 07:00 Europe/Brussels
The coronavirus reduces the number of passengers to a minimum in the month of April. That is, last month, 17,000 passengers transited through Brussels Airport. It’s a huge difference from the 2.3 million passengers in April 2019. Thousands of compatr...
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06
May
2020
| 12:13 Europe/Brussels
  Transport Minister Bellot has confirmed that the airport is considered a public space, where the wearing of a face mask is strongly recommended but not mandatory. Which is logical, considering the low number of passengers that currently pass thr...
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15
April
2020
| 11:33 Europe/Brussels
In March, fewer than 800,000 passengers travelled via Brussels Airport. A considerable drop compared to nearly 2 million passengers in March 2019. The corona virus caused numbers to drop week after week. The last week of March, passenger figures show...
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31
March
2020
| 11:43 Europe/Brussels
More than ever, Brussels Airport is committed to digitalization, both for the benefit of its operations and for its passengers and partners. In order to accelerate this digital transformation, Brussels Airport has signed a strategic collaboration agr...
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17
March
2020
| 19:07 Europe/Brussels
The number of flights at Brussels Airport has decreased by over 50% in the past few days and the number of passengers has plummeted by 70% since the start of the coronavirus outbreak, which has a severe impact on all airport companies. Government sup...
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12
March
2020
| 11:17 Europe/Brussels
Brussels, 12 March 2020 - Co.Station, the inspiring and innovating workplace, is launching co.mobility, Belgium's first mobility ecosystem. co.mobility will bring together key players (companies, universities, governments, public entities, ...) in a ...
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09
March
2020
| 16:50 Europe/Brussels
In February, Brussels Airport welcomed over 1.7 passengers, up 6% rise on February 2019. However, this result should be put in perspective, in amongst other things because of the shift of the mid-term break and the leap year. Without this, growth wou...
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25
February
2020
| 16:12 Europe/Brussels
On Sunday 4th October, the 17th edition of the Brussels Airport Marathon & Half Marathon will follow a completely new course. The start underneath the Atomium and finish on the track of the King Baudouin Stadium mean the marathon gets a new iconic ho...
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21
February
2020
| 17:38 Europe/Brussels
Within the scope of Forum 2040, the open dialogue regarding the long-term development of the airport, Brussels Airport has committed to conducting further research in the fields of ultrafine particles (UFP) and of ground noise from engine test runs. ...
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19
February
2020
| 20:02 Europe/Brussels
This year, Brussels Airport Company continues its annual tradition of presenting the Brussels Airport Aviation Awards. The airport bestows these awards to honour those airlines and partners that have distinguished themselves during the preceding year...
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18
February
2020
| 15:49 Europe/Brussels
Starting this coming Friday, tens of thousands of passengers will be making their way to Brussels Airport to jet off to exotic, winter sports or quite simply sunny destinations. To accommodate this significant number of travellers, Brussels Airport w...
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17
February
2020
| 17:05 Europe/Brussels
During the month of January, more than 1.7 million passengers passed through Brussels Airport, an increase of 3.7% compared to January 2019. Freight transport decreased by 10.5% compared to the same month last year. The number of flights fell by 2%. ...
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