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Munich Airport - Terminal 2

Munich International Airport, officially named Franz Josef Strauss International Airport (German: Flughafen München Franz Josef Strauß) is located 28 km (17 mi) northeast of Munich, Germany, and is a hub for Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner airlines.


In 2006 the airport had 30.76 million passengers, having the second most passenger traffic in Germany and the 30th in the world. In 2007, for the third consecutive year, Munich Airport was named the "Best Airport in Europe" and fourth best worldwide (after Hong Kong International Airport, Incheon International Airport and Singapore Changi Airport) by Skytrax, the air transport research company.


Terminal 2 is where all Star Alliance activity takes place, as well as Lufthansa's handling partners. It has 75 parking positions, 24 with air bridge. It was opened on 29th June 2003 and is capable of handling 20-25 million passengers per year.


See the Munich Airport Homepage and the Munich Airport Panorama.


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Uploaded on February 10, 2008