As of today, due to magnetic variation (1 degree to the east), the SIDs (Standard Instrument Departure Routes) have been updated. The number in each SID has been incremented by 1.
The airport is now equipped with an ASMGCS (Advanced Surface Movement Guidance and Control System) assisting the controller during marginal meteorological conditions.
|1937, March 19th|
|Luxembourg Government gets OK to build an airport at the site called ‘Findel’ outside Luxembourg City.|
|2nd World War stops first efforts. Site with reinforced grass RWY is used by US Forces.|
|A wooden barrack and stand are the first terminal and tower.|