EuroAirport: 70 destinations on the winter 2021/2022 flight scheduleThe new flight programme for winter 2021/2022 will apply with the change to Winter Time on 31 October 2021. The programme, which is valid until 26 March 2022, offers flights to 70 destinations in 29 countries, giving travelers the opportunity to fly directly to the main cities in Europe and near the Mediterranean sea – with a focus on Egypt – and inter-connects major international hubs with a choice between the three largest airline alliances. Some twenty airlines are in the starting blocks.
EuroAirport and myclimate support the offsetting of greenhouse gas emissions from air travelOn 5 October 2021, in cooperation with Foundation myclimate, EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg launched a new service which enables the general public to offset the CO2 emissions from their flights. This project is in tune with the Airport’s sustainable development and environmental policies which hinge upon the reduction of CO2 emissions.
New online tool for flight movements and noise statisticsFrom 7 September 2021, EuroAirport’s noise and flight movement statistics can be viewed on a dedicated internet platform developed by the Airport for this purpose. The aim of the Airport is to provide clear and transparent information.
New, newer, newest… Helvetic Airlines newly stationed at EuroAirportA new airline, a new base, new destinations and a new aircraft at EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg: Helvetic Airways is bringing a batch of novelties to the tri-national region. On Thursday 8 July, the Swiss regional carrier officially opened its new base at Basel-Mulhouse Airport.
New base at EuroAirport: successful take-off for Corendon AirlinesA water salute inaugurates a new base! After operating regular flights out of Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg for a year, Corendon Airlines, an international airline headquartered in Antalya and Malta, has now decided to open a base at the Airport.
Flying from EuroAirport in Summer 2021Plan a holiday, visit your family abroad, or see friends again. This is now possible again with the easing of travel restrictions in the summer. EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg will serve 100 destinations with direct flights this summer. Yet things are not quite the way they used to be. Travel restrictions remain in force and additional controls are still required. This will inevitably lead to longer queues at check points both for incoming and outgoing passengers. Accordingly, travellers are strongly advised to get to the airport well in advance of their flight.
New airline based at EuroAirport: charter flights to the Mediterranean and the Canary Islands with SmartLynxThe range of charter flights out of EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg is growing: on 5 June 2021, SmartLynx Airlines officially opened a new base at Basel-Mulhouse Airport for TUI, Germany.
Appointment of two new Directors to the Board of Basel-Mulhouse AirportAt its meeting on 18 March 2021, the Board of Directors of Basel-Mulhouse Airport welcomed two new Swiss members, Esther Keller and Kaspar Sutter, both State Councillors for the Canton of Basel-City. Ms Keller is Head of the Building and Transport Department while Mr Sutter is Head of the Department for Economic, Social, and Environmental Affairs.
Serving passengers: COVID screening centre at EuroAirport
A pandemic demanding extra-ordinary measures; sustainable development still the priorityAir transport is one of the industries most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Throughout these unprecedented times, EuroAirport has continued to discharge its responsibilities as a reliable and committed partner of the tri-national Region. The Airport has demonstrated its responsiveness to constantly evolving regulations and their effects on airport operations. Faced with a drastic 71% drop in passenger traffic, to 2.6 million, EuroAirport has implemented significant reductions in expenditures and introduced strict cost containment measures. Despite the lack of visibility, sustainable development is more than ever at the core of Basel-Mulhouse Airport’s activities.