The corona crisis is having a major impact on Munich Airport. It is currently not possible to estimate when air traffic will return to normal.
- The Corona crisis also affects Munich Airport *.
- They are already struggling with “massive drops in earnings”.
- Measures now follow.
Munich Airport - Due to the Corona * crisis, Munich Airport has introduced short-time work. This affects several thousand people.
Munich Airport in the Corona Crisis: Massive Declines in Earnings - Now Measures Follow
As an airport spokesman said on Thursday (April 2), all areas are affected. In addition, the short-time worker regulation also applies to the subsidiary company AeroGround, which is responsible for severance payments. According to the airport, jobs are to be secured after “massive drops in earnings”.
"We cannot yet estimate when air traffic will regenerate," said airport boss Jost Lammers. The airport had already announced the previous Friday that the number of take-offs and landings during the week was less than ten percent of the previous year's level.
Munich Airport in times of Corona: First, Task Force Infectious Diseases
A short time after the corona virus had reached Germany for the first time and the first case had occurred in Bavaria, Munich Airport had prepared itself for operations with an infectious disease task force. In some cases, allegations were made that there was too little protection against the corona virus at the airport - but a spokesman reacted clearly to this.
A Munich Airport emergency doctor recently also reacted violently to the statements Katja Suding, deputy FDP chairwoman, had shared on Twitter about the corona crisis.
Munich Airport before the Corona crisis: Officials make unusual discoveries
Some time before the exit restrictions in Bavaria caused by the Corona crisis , unusual events occurred at Munich Airport. In February the officials pulled a traveler out of traffic who had an incredible story to tell. Only a little later, customs officials at Munich Airport made an explosive find in a passenger's suitcase - she had to face serious consequences.
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