Cologne Bonn Airport


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Facts & figures

General

 
P.O. Box
Flughafen Köln/Bonn GmbH
Postfach 98 01 20
51129 Köln
Address
Heinrich-Steinmann-Str. 12
51147 Köln
Date of foundation
8 December 1950
Area of the airport site
1,000 hectares
3-runway system
intercontinental runway (14 L/32 R) = 3,815 metres
parallel takeoff and landing runways (14 R/32 L) = 1,863 metres
crosswind runway (06/24) = 2,459 metres
Jobs
Cologne Bonn Airport as a whole: about 14,804 people in 115 companies and public authorities. Flughafen Köln/Bonn GmbH (Cologne/Bonn operating company): 1,856 employees (2017)

IATA-Code

CGN

ICAO-Code

EDDK

ICAO-classification

4 E

Geographical position

50° 52' 02" N latitude
07° 08' 37" E longitude
77 m above NN (airport reference point)
The airport is located 14.8 km south-east of the centre of Cologne

Operating hours

24 hours

Terminals

2 Terminals with a capacity of 14 million passengers per year

Terminal 1

opened in 1970, Architect: Prof. Scheider von Esleben, extension "Starwalk" in 2004; € 25 million investment, Architect: Helmut Jahn

Terminal 2

opened in 2000, € 195 million investment, including the luggage sorting system, Architect: Helmut Jahn (additional € 43 million invesment for Car Park 2)

Aprons

A total of 9:
5 aprons for pax (21 ha)
4 aprons for cargo (29 ha)

Apron positions

A total of 113:
27 positions close to terminals
86 remote positions

Passenger Bridges

A total of 17:
Terminal 1: 9 bridges
Terminal 2: 8 bridges

Gates

A total of 48 Gates:
Terminal 1: 28 Gates
Terminal 2: 20 Gates

Security lanes

A total of 14:
Terminal 1: 14
 

Check-In desk

A total of 85 desks:
Terminal 1: 45 Check-In desks
Terminal 2: 40 Check-In desks

Non-Aviation

Almost 9,449 m2 non-aviation floor space in the terminals
Medical Centre 240 m2

Cargo centre

Ten cargo terminals, high-bay warehouse for aircraft pallets

Area of operation

approx. 1,000 hectares

Tower

Monitors all flight operations by the DFS (German Air Traffic Control), officially opened in 1994, height: 56 m, modern radar systems, fully-glazed octagonal cabin

Fire servie

The airport fire service is, in conformity with ICAO regulations, equipped with all necessary vehicles and equipment and is operational 24 hours a day.

Other facilities

Hangar 1 (70 x 30 m, entrance height 5.5 m)
Hangar 2 (100 x 40 m, entrance height 12.5 m)
Hangar 3 (100 x 65 m, entrance height 14.5 m)
Hangar 6 (100 x 40 m, entrance height 9.0 m)
fuel depots, in-flight catering companies

Power supply

The airport operating company as a network operator

 

NW-SO 14L/32R

3815 m x 60 m

Two-side approach path with instrument landing system (ILS), high-performance approach lighting system, runway centre-line and side lights

 

Arrival 32 R

ICAO category III b with Approach Flashlighting System and runway touchdown zone lighting, PAPI (Precision Approach Path Indicator)

Arrival 14L

ICAO category III a, PAPI

SW-NO 06/24

2459 m x 45 m
ICAO category III a, PAPI

High-performance approach lighting system, runway centre-line and side lights

 

Arrival 24

Precision approach path according to ICAO category I with ILS and Approach Flashlighting System, PAPI

Arrival 06

Instrument approach path according to the ICAO standard (without ILS), PAPI

NW-SO 14R/32L

1863 m x 45 m

High-performance approach lights, runway centre-line and side lights, instrument approach path according to the ICAO standard (without ILS), PAPI

 

Additional landing aids

Unlike many other airports that are already facing supply shortfalls, Cologne Bonn Airport has the largest reserves of takeoff and landing capacities in Germany.

This means that airlines have a free choice of slots and can optimise their flight schedules.

The modern takeoff and landing runway system of Cologne Bonn Airport, with its longest runway of 3,815 m (Cat III A), allows non-stop flights of fully loaded and fully fuelled jets to any destination in the world.

Traffic development

 
Flights tsd
Passengers tsd
Air cargo in tsd t
Airmail in tsd t
Traffics units in Tsd.
2020
78,9
3.081,4
863,4
0,0
11.495,5
2019
142,5
12.369,0
814,6
17,0
20.346,7
2018
144,2
12.958,2
859,4
7,0
21.391,3
2017
141,3
12.384,8
838,5
3,0
20.595,7
2016
136,9
11.910,8
786,4
6,0
19.605,9

Business development

 
Revenue in million euros
Investments in million euros
Depreciations in million euros
Fixed assets in million euros
Balance sheet total in million euros
2020
208,4
26,0
40,6
713,1
752,2
 
2019
341,2
41,0
53,9
732,2
784,2
 
2018
333,9
91,2
36,6
732,4
785,3
 
2017
325,5
41,7
35,7
679,0
722,5
 
2016
319,1
33,8
34,3
674,7
724,8
 

Employees

 
Date of information 31/12
2020
1.766
2019
1.863
2018
1.931
2017
1.856
2016
1.722

Annual Report 2017

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Annual Report 2018

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