First Eindhoven-Munich flight departs
Eindhoven, 19th February 2016
Today at 18:45hrs marked the departure of the first Transavia flight between Eindhoven Airport and Munich Franz Josef Strauss airport.
An important economic destination, thanks to the new route, Munich is now easily accessible to business travellers in particular.
Two flights every weekday will help strengthen corporate connections between Eindhoven's Brainport area and Munich and surrounding areas.
This latest route was inaugurated by (L-R) Joost Meijs (Managing Director, Eindhoven Airport), Wim van der Leegte (Chief Executive of the VDL Group), Rob van Gijzel (Mayor of Eindhoven) and Mattijs ten Brink (Managing Director, Transavia), who cut the ribbon together.
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Eindhoven Airport is the second largest airport in the Netherlands with over 6 million passengers in 2018. The airport serves Brainport region and connects it with Europe and makes the region internationally accessible in balance with surroundings. The convenience for the passenger comes from the airport Álways Easy’ strategy. Flights depart from Eindhoven Airport to over 80 destinations. Speed and the total airport experience are its added values. With 2000 direct jobs the airport has grown into one of the region's largest employers. Business responsibility is part of our DNA. Continuously we pay attention to the balance between international connectivity, the environment, sustainability and the quality of live. The owners of Eindhoven Airport NV are the Schiphol Group, the province Noord-Brabant and Eindhoven city.