Airports in NRW: Passengers have to wait a long time again – Rhineland – news
Federal police supported at Düsseldorf Airport
Queues at Dusseldorf Airport
There were also long queues at Düsseldorf Airport on Saturday morning, especially before seven o’clock, according to a spokesman for the federal police WDR said. With additional forces from the Federal Police, which had been requested from the headquarters in Sankt Augustin, the volume of the check in largely under control. The federal police officers would have helped with the briefing.
Eurowings recommends using the online check-in service
The air Line Eurowingsdie biggest airline at Düsseldorf and Cologne-Bonn airports, advises travelers to use the Oonline check-into use the service. Your suitcases should be handed over to the so-called passengers independently Self Baggage Drop Off-Give up stations. At Düsseldorf Airport there were sometimes waiting times of up to 1.5 hours on Saturday afternoon.
Waiting times up to two hours
Passengers were already waiting for up to two hours on Friday at Düsseldorf Airport until they got through security. One reason for the long queue was that the Glastech fair was coming to an end.
In addition, there is the high-passenger post-season for holiday trips. The federal police – actually only client of the private security company on Airport – had to support the control routes at Düsseldorf Airport on Friday and showed increased presence at the queues.