The new "Discoverers" exhibition, hosted in Munich Airport's Terminal 2 by bayern design, the center of competency for design supported by the State of Bavaria, is centered around sports and technological innovations. From now until November 21, visitors can see exciting exhibits from the world of fitness and health. Bavarian companies or designers were involved in all of the ideas.
The retail arm of Munich Airport, eurotrade, has been selected as a launch partner for the new fenix watch series by Garmin Deutschland GmbH. Garmin - one of the world's leading manufacturers of fitness trackers, sports watches and GPS technology for automotive, aviation, sports and outdoor activities – is launching the new product line at Munich Airport today. Until September 12, 2019, the latest fenix models will be available exclusively at Munich Airport and a select number of sales locations.
Double-digit growth on intercontinental routes to and from Munich. Munich Airport posted significant gains in passenger numbers in the first six months of the 2019 operating year. The latest figures, presented today at the Munich Press Club by Dr. Michael Kerkloh, the President and CEO of Munich Airport, reveal that the airport set a new half-year record of 22.7 million passengers – an increase of approximately 5 percent as compared to the first six months of 2018. The number of take-offs and landings was also higher, increasing by almost 3 percent to around 205,000 aircraft movements in total. In the cargo segment, which is experiencing a slowdown throughout Europe, the total volume handled in the first half of the year amounted to around 162,000 tons. This represents a year-on-year decline of nearly 6 percent.