thyssenkrupp launches new Airport Solutions online hub, following a string of significant airport contract wins

Company TK Airport Solutions
Date 11.07.2018

As cities grow, so does air travel. With air traffic at an all-time high, passenger numbers are expected to increase by 50%, reaching an estimated 7.2 billion by 2035. The need for enhanced mobility and smarter airport infrastructure has never been greater.

Over one hundred passenger boarding bridges at Heathrow in London, 49 bridges at San Francisco International Airport, 423 elevators in Dubai, and 73 moving walks in Madrid – these are just a few examples of leading hubs where thyssenkrupp is driving airport mobility. Our solutions are delivering the optimal arrivals experience to passengers across the globe, from one of the world’s coldest cities in Siberia, to cities with +50 ̊C weather in the Middle East.

You can find out more about how we’re breathing new life into airports around the world on our brand new Airport Solutions website. Through engaging photographs of our most exciting projects, the site showcases our entire portfolio of innovations and solutions for the airport landscape, ranging from modernization and maintenance to customized passenger boarding bridges and state-of-the-art elevators. In short, every mobility solution that helps to streamline a passenger’s journey from the minute he enters the airport until he embarks on an aircraft.

At airports around the world, we are helping to move passengers. Together, we move the world.

Fun facts:

  • We move 1.8 billion people through our passenger boarding bridges every year.
  • thyssenkrupp Airport Solutions has sales of €160 million (FY 16/17) and has installed more than 5,000 global gate solutions at over 370 airports worldwide. Our global gate solutions include passenger boarding bridges, ground support equipment that provide air, water and electricity to aircraft on the ground, and intelligent gate systems which provide a complete overview on gate operations.
  • We are delivering 143 state-of-the-art passenger boarding bridges for Istanbul’s new mega-airport, planned to be the largest in the world.

Find out more here:


TK Airport Solutions
Pol. Industrial Vega de Baiña
Mieres (Asturias)
  • +34 985 44 6820