Munich Airport cargo area added a new freight handling hall. The facility at the southeast end of the freight area was opened officially following nine months of construction. The expansion is in response to the booming airfreight business at Munich, which has posted strong annual growth rates of up to 30% in recent years. With a total volume of 300,000 tonnes in 2004, the annual tonnage has more than tripled since the airport opened in May 1992. The new 4,400-sq.-m. Express Services ...

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