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Two Jumbo Jets & Whatever Else the Concrete Holds: New Apron at BUD Cargo City Completed

The apron and taxiway, made of basalt concrete, for the BUD Cargo City, Budapest Airport’s soon to be opened logistics base, is big enough to fit six football pitches. No wonder, as cargo aircraft will be handled here following the handover of the world-class logistics base; the massive concrete will be suitable for the concurrent […]

Budapest Airport’s New Logistics Base Takes Step Closer to Completion

The larger building section of Budapest Airport’s logistics base called the BUD Cargo City has reached its final structural form. To mark the occasion, Merkbau, the contractor of the building section and Budapest Airport held a joint topping out ceremony, where Budapest Airport’s chief property and cargo officer spoke about the role of the Hungarian […]

MOL Limo Cars Now Available at Budapest Airport

MOL Limo, the environmentally friendly car sharing system has been introduced at Liszt Ferenc International Airport as of yesterday. From 5th June fifteen separate parking spaces have been dedicated to MOL Limo vehicles that are increasingly popular among young people and environmentally conscious residents of the city. The first users coming to the airport by […]

Brand new air jetties to be installed at Budapest Airport

A special convoy reached Budapest Airport during the weekend. Some brand new passenger boarding bridges, to be installed on the southern side of pier B, arrived by truck from the factory of manufacturer Thyssenkrupp in Spain. Three newly manufactured passenger boarding bridges (PBBs), to complement the three already installed last year, have arrived at the […]

LOT Launches New Connection to London City from Budapest

From today, LOT now flies directly from Budapest to London City (LCY) twice daily, twelve times a week. To operate this special route, LOT acquired four brand-new Embraer 190 jets, joining existing flights between London City and Warsaw. From May 1st the air carrier will also launch flights to LCY from Vilnius. Flights from Budapest […]

Six Level Multi-Storey Car Park Construction Commenced at Budapest Airport

The construction of a six-level multi-storey car park (MSCP) was ceremoniously started in front of Terminal 2 of Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport. In the area closed to the public since 1 October, a multifunctional car park building accommodating 2500 vehicles is to be erected. After handover, drivers and their passengers will be able to […]

Unique Malév Aircraft Makes Surprise Appearance at Budapest Airport

An unbelievable sight welcomes passengers flying from Terminal 2B at Budapest Airport these days; a Tupolev Tu-154B2 type aircraft with immaculate Malév livery is parked at one of the air jetties of the new passenger pier. The unusual spectacle is not a mirage; the recently renovated aircraft was leased by the Aeropark Aircraft Museum to […]

Budapest Airport expands Terminal 2 by more than 10,000 square meters

Pier B, a brand new passenger terminal section of more than 10,000 square meters adjoining Terminal 2B, was inaugurated at Budapest Airport on 13th September. Going forward, the facility will be used to handle non-Schengen flights, including the wide body aircraft flying intercontinental long haul routes to North America, China and the Persian Gulf. The […]

DHL to construct new freight facility at Budapest Airport

Logistics firm DHL Express has signed a strategic agreement for the development of a new state-of-the-art freight and warehouse facility located next to Terminal 1 (T1) at Budapest Airport in Hungary. The new DHL base will be the carrier’s second development at Budapest Airport after it opened a freight forwarding facility in the Airport Business […]