Leipzig Airport

German military utilises Leipzig for AN-124 Afghanistan flights

By Damian Brett

The German military is utilising Leipzig/Halle Airport to transport equipment back from Afghanistan. The first Antonov-operated AN-124 flight as part…

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Cargo volumes continue to grow at Leipzig

By Damian Brett

Leipzig/Halle Airport continued to see its air cargo volumes grow in the first quarter of the year as charter flights…

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Leipzig/Halle expects another busy year for cargo after a record 2020

By Damian Brett

Leipzig/Halle Airport handled record air cargo volumes last year and it is expecting further growth in 2021. The German airport…

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Amazon confirms the launch of European airfreight operations

By Damian Brett

E-commerce giant Amazon has confirmed the launch of air cargo operations in Europe after months of speculation. The e-tailer yesterday…

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Leipzig reports record increase in airfreight volumes

By Damian Brett

Leipzig/Halle Airport recorded the strongest growth in volumes of airfreight in September for eight years as all-cargo operators continue to…

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Leipzig/Halle’s freight volumes continue to grow

By Damian Brett

Leipzig/Halle continued to record growth in its airfreight volumes in July, despite the coronavirus outbreak. The German freighter hub registered…

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Amazon to expand presence at Leipzig/Halle Airport

By Damian Brett

E-commerce giant Amazon is expanding its operations at Leipzig/Halle Airport with the addition of a new facility at the airport….

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Leipzig/Halle bucks the trend with fifteenth year of cargo growth

By Rachelle Harry

Leipzig/Halle Airport has increased its cargo volumes for the fifteenth consecutive year and more than tenfold since 2007. In 2019,…

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Leipzig/Halle outlines expansion plans

By Damian Brett

Germany’s Leipzig/Halle airport (LEJ) has a clear strategic plan to increase its cargo footprint, with a €500m investment package for…

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Volga-Dnepr Group to increase use of Leipzig/Halle Airport

By Damian Brett

The Volga-Dnepr Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to increase its use of Leipzig/Halle Airport. The MoU, signed…

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