Brussels Airport Information

Brussels Airport (IATA: BRU) is an international airport located in Zaventem, 6 NM (11 km; 6.9 mi) northeast of Brussels, Belgium.

In 1955 , a train line connecting the city centre of Brussels with the airport was constructed. The line was officially opened by King Baudouin on 15 May 1955. A direct train link with Leuven and Liège was opened on 12 December 2005 .

Brussels Airport is operated by The Brussels Airport Company, formerly known as BIAC, which was created by Belgian law through a merger of BATC with the ground operations departments of the RLW/RVA.

Here are some of the major Airlines that service Brussels Airport :

  • Adria Airways
  • Aegean Airlines
  • Aer Lingus
  • Aeroflot
  • Afriqiyah Airways
  • Air Algérie
  • Air Canada
  • Air France operated by Régional
  • Air Malta
  • Air Transat
  • AirBaltic
  • Alitalia
  • Alitalia operated by Air One
  • American Airlines
  • Atlas Blue
  • Austrian Airlines
  • Austrian operated by Tyrolean Airways
  • Blue Air
  • Blue1
  • BMI operated by BMI Regional
  • British Airways
  • British Airways operated by Sun Air of Scandinavia
  • Brussels Airlines
  • Brussels Airlines operated by Augsburg Airways
  • Brussels Airlines operated by BMI Regional
  • Bulgaria Air
  • Continental Airlines
  • Croatia Airlines
  • Cyprus Airways
  • Czech Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • EasyJet
  • EasyJet Switzerland
  • EgyptAir
  • El Al
  • Estonian Air
  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • Etihad Airways
  • Finnair
  • Flybe
  • Hainan Airlines
  • Iberia Airlines
  • Iberia operated by Air Nostrum
  • Icelandair
  • Jat Airways
  • Jet Airways
  • Jet4you
  • Jetairfly
  • KLM operated by KLM Cityhopper
  • LOT Polish Airlines
  • Lufthansa
  • Lufthansa Regional operated by Augsburg Airways
  • Lufthansa Regional operated by Lufthansa CityLine
  • Malév Hungarian Airlines
  • Middle East Airlines
  • Olympic Air
  • Ostfriesische Lufttransport
  • Pegasus Airlines
  • Royal Air Maroc
  • Royal Jordanian
  • Scandinavian Airlines
  • Swiss International Air Lines
  • Swiss operated by Swiss European Air Lines
  • Syrian Air
  • TAP Portugal
  • TAROM
  • Transavia.com
  • Tunisair
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Turkish Airlines operated by AnadoluJet
  • Ukraine International Airlinest
  • United Airlines
  • US Airways
  • Vueling Airlines
  • Wind Jet

This information was source by Wikipedia at : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brussels_Airport#History