A year ago, Frankfurt Airport would’ve been using all four of its runways. However, now having four runways is a problem. The airport has too many runways for the current level of flights it is serving. As a result, it will be closing one of its runways from December 14th.
Earlier this week, Berlin Brandenburg Airport was forced to admit that it was planning to close its brand new runway just three weeks after it opened. Germany has seen passenger numbers plummet since the current crisis began. This is a situation that has only been made worse by the second COVID-19 wave spreading throughout Europe...more