by Airport Industry-News
11 Aug 2021
Passenger Terminal B Opens at Katowice Airport
On 5 August 2021 passenger terminal B Katowice Airport was put into service after being expanded and reconstructed. The investment began in September 2019, works ended in the second quarter of 2021.
Most important changes introduced under the investment:
This article was originally published by Górnośląskie Towarzystwo Lotnicze SA.
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