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Pier A-Plus Opens at Frankfurt Airport

Pier A-Plus Opens at Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt airport’s new €700 million Pier A-Plus has opened on schedule, including five new Lufthansa lounges and increased wide-body docking capabilities, allowing an additional capacity of up to six million passengers a year. Flights will begin using the new pier from 10th October and is for the exclusive use of Star Alliance airlines.

Frankfurt Airport Pier A-Plus

Pier A-Plus has 185,000 sq m of useable floor space and provides seven docking positions for long-haul aircraft, four of which are designed for double-decker aircraft such as the A380 and have three passenger bridges.

The new Lufthansa lounges comprise one First Class, two Senator and two Business Class.

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NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 52 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 42 years.

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