Get the news about the milestones of the runway rehabilitation works at Luxembourg airport.
SEPTEMBER 2021: Completion of night works
Completion of construction works during nightly RWY closure.
AUGUST 2021: Reduced runway operations
Implementation of reduced runway operations, enabling aircraft operations in one end while construction works are ongoing in the other.
JULY 2021: Reprofiling completed
Reprofiling for 2021 of the runway completed.
JUNE 2021: Reducing the runway width
Reducing existing runway width of 60 m to 45 m with two time 7.5 m shoulders. Moving 130 lights and painting 14,000 m2 in one night.
MAY 2021: the major asphalt works start
The asphalt works at night started. Placing asphalt and repainting prior to open the runway.
APRIL 2021: the preparatory works start
The first runway renovation started. The works are scheduled in periodic night construction and seasons from April to October until the end of 2022.
MARCH 2021: A new security check point
To secure a fast and easy access to the construction site and reduce traffic a new security access point has been built.