Siemens Wins Upgrade Contract for Munich Airport’s Terminal 2

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Siemens Logistics has received an order to upgrade the baggage handling system at Munich Airport’s Terminal 2 and its satellite building. The customer is the Terminal 2 Gesellschaft, a joint subsidiary of Munich Airport and Lufthansa.

The task includes upgrading the X-ray explosives detection systems to Standard 3 equipment in line with the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) regulations. Siemens is also implementing screening units of the latest generation that provide high-resolution 3D imaging and enhanced scanning quality.

Marco Butz, head of processes and central infrastructure at the Terminal 2 Gesellschaft, said: “We aim to always provide our air passengers with the best of comfort and the highest possible security. This is why we count on Siemens’ many years of experience to help us achieve the goals we have set – secure, rapid, and smooth baggage handling.”