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2020
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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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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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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29
January
2020
| 20:00 Europe/Brussels
June 1958, the Skyhall, Brussels Airport’s new terminal, was inaugurated with pomp and circumstance. Over the years, this impressive and highly innovative hall, which was nothing short of revolutionary even for the time, sparked a lot of great memori...
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08
January
2020
| 17:35 Europe/Brussels
In 2019, Brussels Airport hit a new passenger traffic record with 26.4 million passengers. Cargo transport closed the year at 667 thousand tonnes, a drop of 8.8% in line with the European average. The total number of flights fell by 0.4%. Arnaud F...
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2019
23
December
2019
| 10:39 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport Company is building a 5G-ready network at the airport in collaboration with Finnish Nokia and Belgian operator Citymesh. As one of the first sites in Belgium with 5G technology, the airport is able to speed up its operational efficie...
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19
December
2019
| 13:41 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport wants to pamper its passengers with exclusive events, products and services. Anyone who signs up for the Brussels Airport Enjoy! experience programme can, for example, win a Meet & Greet with our Belgian athletes, can plot their jour...
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18
December
2019
| 09:56 Europe/Brussels
This Friday marks the start of the Christmas school holidays, that will see just under one million passengers passing through the Brussels Airport terminal which is steeped in a magical and festive atmosphere. This year, Brussels Airport has pulled o...
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16
December
2019
| 11:20 Europe/Brussels
As of 25 October 2020, Singapore Airlines will be operating a non-stop service between Singapore and Brussels. The attractiveness of the Belgian market and the quality of Brussels Airport’ infrastructure have convinced the Asian carrier to start oper...
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11
December
2019
| 16:28 Europe/Brussels
Over the course of November, Brussels Airport welcomed more than 2 million passengers, representing an increase of 2.7% compared to November 2018. Freight transport decreased by 12.1% compared to the same month last year. The number of flights was do...
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03
December
2019
| 11:16 Europe/Brussels
The Dutch airline Transavia will start flights from Brussels Airport in the 2020 summer season. The carrier will serve 9 destinations from our airport, totalling to 28 flights per week. With destinations mainly in the Mediterranean, Transavia hopes t...
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12
November
2019
| 14:48 Europe/Brussels
In October, Brussels Airport welcomed more than 2.3 million passengers, representing an increase of 6.4% compared to October 2018. Cargo transport decreased by 8.2% compared to the same month last year. Passengers In October, Brussels Airport w...
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22
October
2019
| 18:52 Europe/Brussels
Sophie Dutordoir, CEO of SNCB, and Arnaud Feist, CEO of Brussels Airport Company, in the presence of the Minister François Bellot, today officially opened a direct access from the Brussels Airport-Zaventem station to the Brussels Airport Business Dis...
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15
October
2019
| 10:59 Europe/Brussels
During the aviation winter season beginning on 27 October, two new destinations will be added to the 200 destinations currently served from Brussels Airport: Essaouira and Tromsø. Six new routes are also scheduled: Valencia, Seville, Catania, Kraków,...
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10
October
2019
| 11:01 Europe/Brussels
In September, Brussels Airport welcomed nearly 2.5 million passengers, an increase of 1.8% on September 2018. Cargo transport fell sharply by 12.3% compared to the same month last year, because of the continued economic uncertainty. Passengers ...
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12
September
2019
| 16:13 Europe/Brussels
This summer, more than 5.3 million passengers passed through Brussels Airport, up 2.6% on the same period in 2018. Taking its lead from July, August also saw a nice 2.6% growth, welcoming over 2.6 million passengers. Cargo transport, for its part, fe...
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05
September
2019
| 15:57 Europe/Brussels
It was in 2004 that the Spanish company, Vueling, started its first flights at Brussels Airport with a destination to and from Barcelona. Since then, the activities of Vueling have significantly increased. This summer, five destinations are on the pr...
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08
August
2019
| 17:08 Europe/Brussels
Early summer marked by disruptions to the baggage handling system In July, Brussels Airport welcomed more than 2.7 million passengers, representing a 2.7% increase compared to July 2018, and above all making July 2019 the busiest month in Brussels...
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16
July
2019
| 16:35 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport welcomed almost 12.3 million passengers in the first six months of 2019, an increase of 1.8% compared to the same period last year. During the month of June alone, the number of passengers rose, compared to last year, by 4.3%. In con...
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27
June
2019
| 12:20 Europe/Brussels
Today, 27 June 2019, Finance Minister Alexander de Croo, together with the CEO of Brussels Airport Company, Mr Arnaud Feist, and the general administrator of Customs and Excise, Mr Kristian Vanderwaeren, inaugurated the new customs control zone a...
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25
June
2019
| 11:45 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport and Fost Plus are working together to prevent waste and improve waste sorting and recycling. To this end, several airport partners have signed the Brussels Airport Waste Charter in which they explicitly choose to apply the principles...
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24
June
2019
| 16:54 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport is ready to welcome millions of travellers in search of sun and fun as of this Friday. At Brussels Airport, we love to pamper our passengers, both big and small, from the moment they set foot into the terminal. Concerts, animation, g...
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18
June
2019
| 16:40 Europe/Brussels
In May, Brussels Airport welcomed nearly 2.3 million passengers, slightly up by 0.7% on May 2018. Cargo transport fell sharply by 11% compared to the same month last year. These results were impacted by the various strikes both in Belgium and abroad....
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28
May
2019
| 15:46 Europe/Brussels
Brussels Airport attaches much importance to a healthy mind in a healthy body. That is why the airport is sponsoring the Belfius EuroHockey Championships 2019 this year. The best European hockey teams, including the Red Lions and the Red Panthers, wi...
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21
May
2019
| 16:37 Europe/Brussels
Employment figures at Brussels Airport are continuing to grow, demonstrating the sustainable growth of jobs at the airport, and, in particular, its attractiveness for workers with diverse profiles. A recent study carried out by HIVA-KU Leuven, at the...
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13
May
2019
| 14:45 Europe/Brussels
The self-driving people mover has clocked up its first few metres at Brussels Airport. Over the coming 3 days, the shuttle bus will perform several demo trips without passengers to test the technology in a real-life environment. These tests see De Li...
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