Budapest airport handles record cargo volumes in 2017

Budapest Airport processed a record 127,145 tonnes of cargo in 2017, up 13.4% on the previous year, and 39.1% on 2015. The Hungarian hub ended the year with a balanced market share, with imports at 47.8%, and exports at 52.2%. January to February 2018 figures were a record 21,750 tonnes, up 17.4% on the same period last year. “Our cooperation agreement with STO Express and EKOL last year is testament to our continuous ... [+]

Flying Horses Spotted at Budapest Airport

Racehorses bred in Hungary were flown to China in mid August on board a Cargolux Boeing 747. The Friesian and Shagya Arabian horses, trained specifically for combined driving, took off from Budapest Airport in special freight containers, accompanied by a team of carers and vets, on their way to a ... [+]

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