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Düsseldorf International Airport is an airport located eight kilometres from Düsseldorf in Germany The Düsseldorf Coat of Arms Düsseldorf is the capital city of the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Vital statistics Name: Düsseldorf Country: Germany State: North Rhine-Westphalia (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Population: 571,150 Time zone: UTC +1h, UTC... Düsseldorf, The Federal Republic of Germany ( German: Bundesrepublik Deutschland) is one of the worlds leading industrialised countries, located in the heart of Europe. Due to its central location, Germany has more neighbours than any other European country: these are Denmark in the north, Poland and the Czech Republic in the... Germany. The airport has the The IATA airport code is a three-letter alphabetic code designating many airports around the world. These codes are defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). The IATA airport codes are published tri-annually in the IATA Airline Coding Directory. The assignment of these codes is governed by IATA... IATA Airport Code DUS.


The airport supports flights to 180 destinations on four continents and hosts 70 airlines. The airport has 500 takeoffs and landings per day.


Düsseldorf International Airport once had many flights from the United States. After September 11 is the 254th day of the year (255th in leap years). There are 111 days remaining. It is usually the first day of the Coptic calendar (in the period 1900 to 2099 A.D.). The terms September 11 and 9/11 have been widely used in the Western... September 11, Continental Airlines (NYSE: CAL) is an American airline. Based in Houston, Texas, it is the 5th largest airline in the U.S. and the 6th largest in the world. From its hubs at Houston-Bush, Newark, and Cleveland, Continental flies to destinations throughout the Americas, Europe, Southwest Asia, and East... Continental Airlines and United Airlines Boeing 777 taking off at Schiphol, Amsterdam. United Airlines Airbus A320-200. In early 2004, the color scheme shown here was superseded. United Airlines (UAL) is the worlds second largest airline, after American Airlines. Based in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, near Chicago, it employs around 61,000... United Airlines left the airport. Direct flights to the United States are currently are from A PrivatAir Boeing Business Jet PrivatAir is an airline based in Geneva, Switzerland, specializing in scheduled and charter flights using mid-sized, long-range, all premium class jets. It operates one Boeing 757, three Boeing 737 (some of which are Boeing Business Jets), and four Airbus A319LR aircraft. PrivatAir operates... Privatair and LTU International (or LTU International Airways in full) is a German airline company. The initials stand for German phrase Lufttransport-Unternehmen (air transport enterprise). The company founded in 1955 in Frankfurt. Since 1961 it is based in Düsseldorf. Contents // Categories: Stub | Airlines of Germany ... LTU. A PrivatAir Boeing Business Jet PrivatAir is an airline based in Geneva, Switzerland, specializing in scheduled and charter flights using mid-sized, long-range, all premium class jets. It operates one Boeing 757, three Boeing 737 (some of which are Boeing Business Jets), and four Airbus A319LR aircraft. PrivatAir operates... Privatair has flights going to OHare International Airport is an airport located in Chicago, Illinois, 17 miles (27 km) northwest of the Chicago Loop. It is the headquarters of United Airlines and the second-largest hub of American Airlines. Its IATA airport code is ORD, and its ICAO airport code is KORD. It is... Chicago O'Hare and Newark Liberty International Airport (IATA Airport Code EWR; ICAO Airport Code KEWR) is an international airport within the city limits of both Newark and Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. It is west of four New York City boroughs, and is north of Staten Island. Along with JFK and LaGuardia, it... New York Newark airports, which are codeshared with Lufthansa Boeing 737 Lufthansa Airbus A300 Lufthansa Avro RJ-85 Lufthansa is the name of the largest German airline company, headquartered in Cologne. Their main base at Frankfurt International Airport in Frankfurt am Main which is also Lufthansas primary traffic hub. The company has developed a second hub at... Lufthansa. LTU International (or LTU International Airways in full) is a German airline company. The initials stand for German phrase Lufttransport-Unternehmen (air transport enterprise). The company founded in 1955 in Frankfurt. Since 1961 it is based in Düsseldorf. Contents // Categories: Stub | Airlines of Germany ... LTU flies to Fort Myers, Los Angeles, Miami, Orlando, and New York (JFK).


The airport was opened on April 19 is the 109th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (110th in leap years). There are 256 days remaining. Events 1012 - Martyrdom of St Alphege in Greenwich, London. 1529 - At the Diet of Speyer a group of rulers (German: Fürst) and independent cities (German: Reichsstadt... April 19, Events January 7 - First transatlantic telephone call - New York City to London January 9 - Military rebellion crushed in Lisbon January 14 - Paul Doumer elected president of France January 19 - Britain sends troops to China February 12 - First British troops lad on Shanghai February 14 - Earthquake in Yugoslavia - 700 dead February... 1927, after two years of construction. However, the first aircraft to land in northern Düsseldorf was the LZ127 Graf Zeppelin, the most traveled airship in history A Zeppelin is a type of rigid airship (or dirigible) pioneered by Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin in the early 20th century. Due to the outstanding success of the Zeppelin design, the term zeppelin in casual use came to refer to all... Zeppelin LZ-III in 1909 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). Events January – March January 16 - Ernest Shackletons expedition finds the magnetic South Pole. January 28 - United States troops leave Cuba after being there since the Spanish-American War. February 12 - The National Association for the Advancement... 1909.


On April 11 is the 101st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (102nd in leap years). There are 264 days remaining. Events 1241 - Batu Khan defeats Bela IV of Hungary at the Battle of Muhi 1512 - Battle of Ravenna 1713 - War of the Spanish Succession ( Queen Annes War... April 11, 1996 is a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. Events Environmental change The invasive species Asian long-horned beetle is found in New York January 7 - One of the worst blizzards in American history hits eastern... 1996 there was a fire in the airport, probably caused by welding work on the roof. 17 people were killed, mostly due to smoke inhalation. The terminal building was heavily damaged, and was closed for five years. By July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 183 days remaining. Events 1000-1899 1097 - Battle of Dorylaeum Crusaders under Bohemond of Taranto defeat a Turkish army under Qilich Arslan I. 1690 - Battle of the Boyne as reckoned under Julian... July 1, 2001 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. By strict interpretation of the Gregorian Calendar, 2001 is also the first year of the 21st century and the 3rd millenium. Popular culture, however, often views the year 2000 as holding this distinction. 2001 is also the year... 2001 it had been nearly completely re-built and was re-opened.


A The Walt Disney World Monorail A monorail is a metro or railroad with a track consisting of a single rail (actually a beam), as opposed to the traditional track with two parallel rails. Monorail vehicles are wider than the beam they run on. Types and technical aspects There are two... monorail connects the terminal building with the Inter-city rail services are train services which cover larger distances than commuter trains. In continental Europe, the long distance trains are operated as the InterCity brand. The term InterCity originated with the British Rails InterCity sector, but the term went out of official use following privatisation. The principal... InterCity train station. The so-called SkyTrain travels the 2.5 kilometers between the terminal and station with a maximum speed of 50 km/h. It started operation in 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. It was designated: International Year of Ecotourism and Mountains National Science Year in the United Kingdom Autism Awareness Year in the United Kingdom Events January Euro banknotes in circulation throughout the twelve countries of the European Union that... 2002.


The following airlines fly to Düsseldorf International Airport:

  • Aegean Airlines
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  • Aeroflot — Russian Airlines ( Russian:Аэрофло́т — Росси́йские авиали́нии), or Aeroflot (Аэрофло́т), is the Russian... Aeroflot
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  • Air Adriatic
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  • Air Botnia
  • Air Europa Líneas Aéreas, S.A. is a Spanish airline founded in 1984 with its base in Spain. Its IATA airline code is UX. Previously known as Air España, S.A., it was the first Spanish private company to operate national scheduled flights (besides charter flights which... Air Europa
  • Air France Boeing 747 Air France (Compagnie Nationale Air France) (a part of the Air France-KLM Group) is the national airline of France, employing over 64,000 people. The company, headquartered in Paris, transported 43.3 million passengers and earned 12.53 billion Euro between April 2001 and March... Air France
  • Air Malta is the national airline of the small island country of Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea. Air Malta s history began on March 21, 1973, when it was created by a resolution of the Malta House of Representatives, and set up as a limited liability company on the 30th... Air Malta
  • Air Via Bulgarian Airways
  • Alitalia - Linee Aeree Italiane is the national Italian airline company, part of the Alitalia Group. History Alitalia was founded in 1947, in which year it carried over 10,000 passengers. The inaugural flight, made by the very first plane in the fleet, was a Fiat G-12 Alcione, piloted by... Alitalia
  • AMC Aviation
  • Atlas International
  • Austrian Airlines Airbus A320 in the latest colour scheme Austrian Airlines Fokker 70 (superseded colour scheme) Austrian Airlines Airbus A321 (superseded colour scheme) Austrian Airlines is the international airline carrier of Austria. Since 2003, Austrian Airlines is operating as Austrian. The airline has the IATA designator OS. Austrian Airlines flys... Austrian Airlines
  • Balkan Air
  • BH Airlines
  • Bluewings
  • For the 1930s airline of similar name see British Airways Ltd. British Airways Boeing 757 British Airways is the largest airline of the United Kingdom. It is also one of the largest airlines in the world, with the greatest number of flights from Europe to North America. History British Airways... British Airways
  • British Airways Citiexpress Embraer RJ145 British Airways Citiexpress (Airline Code: BA) is a merger of two British regional airlines working for British Airways. British Regional was bought by BA in 2001, and Brymon Airways was a franchisee for BA, even though the latter had been wholly owned. British Airways Citiexpress... British Airways Citiexpress
  • Bulgarian Air Charter
  • Cimber Air
  • Cirrus Airlines (founded in 1995) is a German airline, operating both charter flights and scheduled flights. The company employs around 450 people. History Cirrus was founded in February 1995 as Cirrus Luftfahrtgesellschaft mbH. Its home airport was Saarbrücken Airport. In March 1998, Cirrus Airlines received its licence to operate... Cirrus Airlines
  • Condor Airlines was the name of a major German charter airline that also operated some regularly scheduled flights. History Condor began to fly in 1955, using the name Deutsche Flugdienst GmbH. For many years, it was a well known name to German travellers. At its beginnings, it used the then... Condor Flugdienst
  • Croatia Airlines is the flag carrier of Croatia. The companys head office is in Zagreb. Code Data IATA Code: OU ICAO Code: CTN Callsign: Croatia History The airline started on August 7 of 1989 as Zagal - Zagreb Airlines, using Cessna 402 planes on cargo missions for the cargo airline... Croatia Airlines
  • České aerolinie (or Czech airlines) is the Czech national airline company, founded on 6 October 1923 and headquartered in Prague. Twenty-three days later, its first transport flight took place, flying between Prague and Bratislava. Czech Air is curently a member of the Skyteam alliance along with Delta Airlines... CSA Czech Airlines
  • Denim Airlines
  • The title given to this article is incorrect due to technical limitations. The correct title is dba. dba is a low-cost Germany-based airline, known as Deutsche BA -- a British Airways (BA) subsidiary -- until its sale in 2003. The airline formed in 1992 as a partnership between BA and... Deutsche BA
  • EgyptAir is the national airline of Egypt and is owned by the Egyptian government. The airline uses the IATA designator MS. Egyptair Boeing 777 Founded in 1932, it operates a fleet of 32 passenger and 2 cargo planes (as of 2003) of Airbus and Boeing makes, over Africa, Asia, Europe... Egyptair
  • Categories: Airline stubs | Companies of Israel | Transportation in Israel | Airlines of Israel ... El Al
  • Emirates are Islamic territories ruled by Emirs (q.v.). Emirates (Arabic: الإمارات al-Imārāt) is one of the airlines that fly from the United Arab Emirates. It was established in 1985. Its IATA designator is EK. It hubs Dubai... Emirates
  • Eurocypria Airlines
  • Eurowings
  • Finnair McDonnell Douglas MD-11 Finnair A320-200 Finnair is Finlands biggest airline and the national flag carrier. It operates from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport and dominates both the domestic and international air travel markets in Finland. Finnair is a member of the oneworld airline alliance. The Finnish state owns... Finnair
  • Fly Air
  • Freebird Airlines
  • Germania Airlines
  • Ghana Airways is an airline based in Accra, Ghanas Kotoka International Airport. IATA Code: GH Ghana Airways McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Ghana Airways flies to North America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. Ghana Airways uses DC-10 aircraft for their flights to Londons Heathrow Airport. It uses... Ghana Airways
  • Hamburg International
  • Hapag-Lloyd Airlines (in German, Hapag-Lloyd Flug) is a charter airline based in Germany. It is a part of the TUI AG empire, which also includes the Hapag-Lloyd cargo container line and cruise line. The original HAPAG company first became involved in the aviation industry in 1910, sponsoring... Hapag-Lloyd
  • Hola Airlines
  • Iberia Airlines of Spain, often shortened to Iberia, is the name of Spains national airline. Its IATA designator is IB. Iberia has flown many types of airliner, including the Boeing 747 and McDonnell Douglas DC-10. It has also used the Boeing 727 and Douglas DC-9. Current equipment... Iberia Airlines
  • Islandsflug-Icebird
  • Jat Airways (IATA designator JU) is the national carrier of Serbia and Montenegro, former national carrier of Yugoslavia, and ranks as the sixteenth oldest airline in Europe. It was founded on 17 June 1927 as Aeroput, the name changed on 1 April 1947 to Jugoslovenski Aerotransport (JAT), then to JAT... Jat Airways
  • Karthago Airlines
  • Kibris Turkish
  • KLM Cityhopper Fokker 50 KLM Cityhopper is the regional arm of KLM. The code KLc is used for the Cityhopper operations, which fly from Schiphol International Airport. KLM uk and KLM Cityhopper were once separate entities, but KLM Cityhopper has now swallowed the operations of KLM uk. Several of KLM... KLM Cityhopper
  • Polskie Linie Lotnicze LOT (IATA airline code: LO / ICAO airline code: LOT) is a Polish airline. Today the company employs 4,200 people and reaches 49 destinations in 31 countries. Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport is their home base and main hub. The name Polskie Linie Lotnicze means Polish Airlines, while... LOT Polish
  • LTE International
  • LTU International (or LTU International Airways in full) is a German airline company. The initials stand for German phrase Lufttransport-Unternehmen (air transport enterprise). The company founded in 1955 in Frankfurt. Since 1961 it is based in Düsseldorf. Contents // Categories: Stub | Airlines of Germany ... LTU
  • LGW - Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Dornier Do 228 LGW is a German regional airline officially known as Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter mbH. The Dortmund based airline transported about 50,000 passengers in 2003 and the expected sales is 13 million Euro in 2004. Altogether the company has approximately 75 employees, who are working in... Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter
  • Lufthansa Boeing 737 Lufthansa Airbus A300 Lufthansa Avro RJ-85 Lufthansa is the name of the largest German airline company, headquartered in Cologne. Their main base at Frankfurt International Airport in Frankfurt am Main which is also Lufthansas primary traffic hub. The company has developed a second hub at... Lufthansa
  • Categories: Airline stubs | Airlines of Macedonia | Macedonia ... Macedonian Airlines
  • Mahan Air is a privately-owned and operated passenger and cargo airline in Kerman, Iran. History Founded in 1991. Began operations in 1992. Joined IATA in 2001. Fleet Operates Airbus A300, A310, A321 and Tupolev Tu-154 Services Provides passenger and cargo service throughout Iran and major European, Middle East... Mahan Air
  • Malév Hungarian Airlines, a translation of the Hungarian Magyar Légiközlekedési Vállalat, is the national airline of Hungary. The accent indicates that the E is long, so the name is pronounced (approximately) Mol-ayv. Malévs IATA airline code is MA. History Malévs... MALÉV Hungarian Airlines
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  • MNG Airlines
  • Montenegro Airlines (YM/MGX) is the national carrier of Montenegro. The company operates scheduled flights from two international airports Podgorica and Tivat. It was founded on October 24, 1994 but the first aircraft, the Fokker 28-4000 (YU-AOH), was purchased in the fall of 1996 and the first flight... Montenegro Airlines
  • Nouvelair Tunisie
  • Olympic Airlines Boeing 737 Olympic Airlines (Ολυμπιακές Αερογραμμές - O.A.) is the state-run, flag carrier of Greece. Early Starts of O.A. Olympic was founded as Olympic Airways (Ολ... Olympic Airlines
  • Onur Air
  • Pegasus Airlines (Pegasus Hava Tasimaciligi AS) is an airline based in Turkey. Facts At the moment Pegasus Airlines is operating 2 Boeing 737 -400s and 12 Boeing 737 - 800s to more than 70 countries as the biggest charter company in Turkey with the passenger capacity of more than... Pegasus Airlines
  • A PrivatAir Boeing Business Jet PrivatAir is an airline based in Geneva, Switzerland, specializing in scheduled and charter flights using mid-sized, long-range, all premium class jets. It operates one Boeing 757, three Boeing 737 (some of which are Boeing Business Jets), and four Airbus A319LR aircraft. PrivatAir operates... Privatair
  • Pulkovo Aviation Enterprise is a Russian company, based in St. Petersburg, that operates an airline (Pulkovo Airlines) and the Pulkovo Airport. Il-86 of Pulkovo Aviation Enterprise, at St. Petersburg Airport larger version The history of Pulkovo, named after the area where it is located along with the village of... Pulkovo Aviation
  • Categories: Stub | Airlines of Africa ... Royal Air Maroc
  • Scandinavian Airlines System, now SAS AB, was founded in 1946 when the flag carriers of Denmark, Sweden and Norway formed a partnership to handle intercontinental traffic to Scandinavia. The companies then started coordination of European operations in 1948 and finally merged to form the current SAS Consortium in 1951. SAS... Scandinavian Airlines System
  • Shorouk Air
  • Siberia Airlines (Russian:Авиакомпания Сибирь, in English it is also referred to as Sibir) is a Russian airline with major hubs in Domodedovo International Airport (Moscow), Tolmachevo Airport (Novosibirsk), and Irkutsk International Airport (Irkutsk... Siberia Airlines
  • Sky Airlines
  • Spanair S.A., is a Spanish airline, which was founded in December of 1986. 51% of the company is owned by Spanair Holding — 10% Teinver S.A. and 90% SAS) and 49% by SAS. It began operating at the end of March 1988, and has its head offices in... Spanair
  • Styrian Spirit
  • SunExpress
  • Swiss International Air Lines Airbus A321 Swiss International Air Lines was formed before the 2001 bankruptcy of Swissair, Switzerlands former flag carrier. The failed airlines biggest creditors, Credit Suisse and UBS, arranged to sell Swissairs assets to Crossair, the regional counterpart to the transatlantic Swissair (both Swissair... Swiss International Airlines
  • TAROM Charter
  • Thomas Cook Airlines is a European charter airline of the Thomas Cook Group AG, a German-based leisure company. Through merging of five European charter airlines, a fleet of 86 aircraft makes the airline the largest charter airline in the world. The Thomas Cook Airlines brand was launched in March... Thomas Cook Airlines
  • Tunisair Airbus A320-200 Tunisias national airline TUNISAIR was created in 1948. TUNISAIR serves more than 49 destinations with regularly scheduled flights and 80 destinations with charter flight services. External links Company website Categories: Airlines of Africa ... Tunisair
  • Turkish Airlines (Turkish Türk Hava Yolları) is an airline operated as a state economic enterprise owned by the government of Turkey. It was founded on May 20, 1933 as the State Airlines Administration. On 3 March 1974, Turkish Airlines Flight 981 crashed in France, killing all 346 passengers... Turkish Airlines
  • Viking Airlines
  • White Eagle Airlines

External link

  • Düsseldorf International Airport Homepage (http://www.duesseldorf-international.de)

 
 

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