Locked content Record July passenger figures for Chopin airport

Warsaw’s Chopin airport serviced 1.9 million passengers in July, a historic high for the month of July and 12.6 percent more than in the corresponding month of last year. “The result was strongly influenced by the increase of passengers travelling internationally (mainly in transit),” said the airpo...

Locked content Small plane caused delays at Chopin Airport

25 plane take-offs and landings were suspended at Warsaw Chopin Airport on Tuesday due to an unplanned “approach of a small plane”, the airport informed. The average delay time was about 30 minutes. Besides the delays, the situation did not affect passengers in any way, the statement sai...

Chopin Airport served 8 mln passengers in H1

Warsaw Chopin Airport handled around 8 million passengers in the first half of this year, airport management has announced. That is 14.8 percent more compared to the same period last year, when from January to June 2017 nearly 7 million people used the airport.

Locked content Baltona will be new operator at Chopin Airport

At the Warsaw Chopin Airport, 15 points of sale were closed for travelers as of July 1. This is related to the expiry of Lagardere Travel Retail lease agreements. Baltona will be the new operator and will lease 14 points of sale located in various parts of the terminal. Currently, passengers have 14...

Locked content LOT CEO: Chopin Airport can not be international hub

The entire capacity of the Chopin Airport has already been used. The airport was poorly constructed and as a result is now unable to take over the role of an international hub, LOT CEO  Rafał Milczarski stated. He added that the new airport in the municipality of Baranów should suit for this role. M...

Locked content iTaxi to operate at Chopin Airport and Warsaw main stations

iTaxi won tenders for the service of Chopin Airport and the Central and West  Stations in Warsaw, the company stated. Its taxis will be available at two terminals of the arrivals hall at the Warsaw Chopin Airport from August 1 this year. The company’s taxis have already been operating at the C...

Locked content No injuries in emergency landing of LOT plane in Warsaw

A plane operated by PLL LOT was forced to make an emergency landing at Warsaw Chopin Airport with front landing gear failure. There were 64 people on board of the Bombardier machine, no one was injured. The plane was flying from Kraków to Warsaw, and during the landing attempt, minutes after 19.00, ...

Locked content Chopin airport with 7 mln passengers in H1

Warsaw Airport Chopin serviced nearly 7 million passengers in the first half of 2017, which is 25 percent more y/y. In June alone, the airport had 1.52 million passengers, a 20 percent y/y increase. “The number of passengers traveling on domestic flights between January-June exceeded 1 million and w...

Locked content Chopin Airport to be expanded

Warsaw Chopin Airport should be expanded to accommodate the growing number of passengers who travel from and to Warsaw, said Mariusz Szpikowski,  director of PPL, the company that operates the airport. “Last year, we serviced 11 million passengers, this year it should be some 12.7 million people, wh...