Chelsea has beaten Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League final following a penalty shoot-out at the home of the German side. Tens of thousands of football fans flocked to Munich to enjoy the UEFA celebations which also included the 2012 UEFA Women’s Champions League final.
Munich Airport operating company FMG has welcomed the positive planning approval decision by the District Government of Upper Bavaria for the construction of a third runway at the airport. Also in Europe today, City.Mobi is celebrating the success of its new guide to Munich.
For the first time in its history, the airport topped the 8 million passenger mark in the first three months of a calendar year, with the total number up 12 percent over the same period a year earlier.
Munich Airport’s new summer timetable features flights to a total of 223 destinations in 68 countries around the world, including 20 German cities, 154 continental routes and 49 destinations in the long-haul segment.
Now the sun generates electricity on the roof of Munich Airport`s new Terminal 2: On July 10, 2003 the largest solar-powered electrical plant at any civil airport worldwide went into operation. Dr. Otto Wiesheu, Bavarian Secretary of State for Economics, Transport and Technology, unveiled the solar energy system`s performance display and started its operation. The state-of-the-art system will generate 445,000 kWh per year, enough to cover the yearly electricity needs of about 155 households.