Last week, eight years after its launch, Vueling welcomed its 50-millionth passenger on board and painted an aircraft in a special livery to celebrate. Lluís Pons, Marketing Director, Vueling said: “This figure undoubtedly represents a major milestone for the company, especially in these difficult times where Vueling has opted to grow both in number of routes and flights.”
Memmingen Airport celebrated the fifth anniversary of the first regular service at the airport by the Bavarian Alps in the south of Germany. On the 28 June 2007, the first TUIfly aircraft took off for Berlin. The airport is now planning to widen its runway from 30 to 45 metres as well as extending the terminal.
Frankfurt Airport and South African Airways celebrated the 60th anniversary of the airline’s vital link connecting Johannesburg with Germany’s financial centre.