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Frankfurt International Airport profile
Last updated: 5 November 2013
General data
Frankfurt International Airport
Country: Germany
IATA code:FRA
ICAO code: EDDF
Elevation: 364 feet / 111 m
Opened: 1936
Notams: Notams for EDDF
Airport history:  
1936Frankfurt Rhein-Main Airport
Frankfurt International Airport

Commercial flights (passengers and cargo) per year:

year2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
flights456297 460549 461963 465698 475458 480871 455993 455094 477393 484590 480510 475627 462291 444468

Aircraft types visiting the airport:
Other (100%)

Aircraft accidents at or near Frankfurt International Airport (FRA)

15 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
11-JUN-2018Airbus A340-313 D-AIFA Lufthansa 0 Frankfurt In... O1
08-MAY-2009Boeing 747-48EF HL7419 Asiana Airlines 0 near Frankfurt In...   A2
15-MAY-2006Boeing 747-430 D-ABTK Lufthansa 0 Frankfurt In... A2
19-FEB-1999Beech 1900D D-CBSF Avanti Air 0 Frankfurt In... A2
22-FEB-1998ATR 72-202 D-ANFA Eurowings 0 Frankfurt In...   A2
29-MAR-1989Tupolev Tu-154B-2 HA-LCN Malev 0 Frankfurt In...   H2
13-APR-1988DC-8-73CF TR-LTZ Gabon Government 0 Frankfurt In... A2
11-OCT-1983Boeing 747-249F N806FT Flying Tiger Line 0 Frankfurt In... A2
12-MAR-1979SE-210 Caravelle III F-BHRL Air France 0 Frankfurt In... A1
11-MAR-1969Boeing 707-379C ET-ACQ Ethiopian Airlines 0 Frankfurt In...   C2
30-OCT-1961Vickers 736 Viscount G-AODH BUA 0 Frankfurt In...   A1
14-OCT-1953Convair CV-240-12 OO-AWQ Sabena 44 near Frankfurt In...   A1
22-MAR-1952Douglas DC-6 PH-TPJ KLM 45 near Frankfurt In...   A1
16-AUG-1951Fairchild C-82A Packet 45-57796 USAF 0 Frankfurt Rh...   O1
12-JAN-1949Douglas C-54D (DC-4) 42-72629 USAF 3 near Frankfurt Rh...   A1

36 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
27-JUL-2010MD-11F D-ALCQ Lufthansa Cargo 0 Riyadh-King ... A1
15-MAY-2006Boeing 747-430 D-ABTK Lufthansa 0 Frankfurt In... A2
14-JAN-2002Tupolev Tu-204-100 RA-64011 Sibir Airlines 0 Omsk Airport... A2
14-SEP-1993Airbus A320-211 D-AIPN Lufthansa 2 Warszawa-Oke... A1
11-FEB-1993Airbus A310-304 D-AIDM Lufthansa 0 New York-Joh...   H2
09-MAR-1992Lockheed L-1011-385-3 TriStar 500 9Y-TGJ BWIA 0 near KIRN VOR   A2
13-APR-1988DC-8-73CF TR-LTZ Gabon Government 0 Frankfurt In... A2
28-JUN-1985Boeing 727-2F2 TC-JCB THY 0 Istanbul-Ata...   H2
27-FEB-1985Boeing 727-230   Lufthansa 0 Wien-Schwech...   H2
31-JUL-1984Boeing 737-228 F-GBYH Air France 0 Tehran-Mehra...   H2
07-MAR-1984Boeing 737-228   Air France 0 Genčve-Coint...   H2
11-OCT-1983Boeing 747-249F N806FT Flying Tiger Line 0 Frankfurt In... A2
12-SEP-1979Boeing 727-230 D-ABFI Lufthansa 0 Köln/Bonn Ai...   H2
12-MAR-1979SE-210 Caravelle III F-BHRL Air France 0 Frankfurt In... A1
28-JUN-1977Boeing 727   Lufthansa 0 Munich   H2
24-NOV-1972DC-8   Air Canada 1 Frankfurt   H2
13-SEP-1970Boeing 707-331B N8715T TWA 0 Zerqa RAF St... H1
21-FEB-1970SE-210 Caravelle VI-R OE-LCU Austrian Airlines 0 near Frankfurt C2
22-DEC-1969Vickers 815 Viscount LX-LGC Luxair 0 Luxembourg-F...   A1
07-OCT-1969Tupolev Tu-134 HA-LBC Malev 0 Amsterdam-Sc... A2
05-JAN-1969Boeing 727-113C YA-FAR Ariana Afghan Airlines 48+ 2 near London-Gatwi... A1
15-NOV-1966Boeing 727-21 N317PA Pan Am 3 near Dallgow   A1
28-JAN-1966Convair CV-440-0 D-ACAT Lufthansa 46 near Bremen Airpo... A1
15-JUL-1964Boeing 720-030B D-ABOP Lufthansa 3 near Ansbach   A1
23-NOV-1962Ilyushin Il-18V HA-MOD Malev 21 near Paris-Le Bou... A1
14-AUG-1962Boeing 720-030B D-ABOM Lufthansa 0 London Airpo... A2
04-DEC-1961Boeing 720-030B D-ABOK Lufthansa 3 near Ebersheim   A1
18-FEB-1961Douglas DC-7CF N745PA Pan Am 0 Stuttgart-Ec...   A1
31-JUL-1960Convair CV-240-4 D-BELU Deutsche Flugdienst 1 near Rimini Airpo... A1
14-OCT-1953Convair CV-240-12 OO-AWQ Sabena 44 near Frankfurt In...   A1
29-APR-1952Douglas C-54A (DC-4) F-BELI Air France 0 near Berlin   C2
08-JUN-1951Douglas C-47A (DC-3) YU-ABE JAT 0 Wittelsbach   A1
25-JUN-1949Douglas C-54E (DC-4) 44-9050 USAF 0 Berlin-Tempe...   A1
01-OCT-1938Junkers Ju-52/3mte D-AVFB Deutsche Lufthansa 13 Grisons (Gra...   A1
16-NOV-1937Junkers Ju-52/3mge OO-AUB Sabena 11 near Stene Airfield   A1
01-NOV-1936Junkers Ju-52/3mge D-APOO Deutsche Lufthansa 11 near Tabarz   A1

33 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
02-MAY-2015Boeing 737-330 D-ABEK Lufthansa 0 Katowice-Pyr...   A2
10-AUG-2012Airbus A330-343X D-AIKE Lufthansa 0 Washington-D... A2
18-JUN-2010Airbus A321-131 D-AIRT Lufthansa 0 Praha-Ruzyne...   A2
08-MAY-2009Boeing 747-48EF HL7419 Asiana Airlines 0 near Frankfurt In...   A2
31-OCT-2006Boeing 747-430 D-ABVY Lufthansa 0 Newark-Liber...   A2
13-AUG-2006Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules 7T-VHG Air Algérie 3 near Piacenza A1
07-NOV-2004Boeing 747-230F (SCD) TF-ARR Air Atlanta Icelandic, op.for Lufthansa Cargo 0 Sharjah Airp... A1
27-DEC-2001Airbus A330-223 PT-MVB TAM Brasil 0 Zürich-Klote...   A2
30-JUN-1999Beech 99 D-IBEX Nightexpress 2 Seraing A1
19-FEB-1999Beech 1900D D-CBSF Avanti Air 0 Frankfurt In... A2
22-FEB-1998ATR 72-202 D-ANFA Eurowings 0 Frankfurt In...   A2
22-OCT-1988Boeing 747   Iran Air 0 London-Heath...   H2
21-MAY-1988DC-10-30 N136AA American Airlines 0 Dallas/Fort ... A1
29-AUG-1978Boeing 747-237B VT-EBO Air-India 0 Delhi-Palam ...   A2
13-OCT-1977Boeing 737-230C D-ABCE Lufthansa 4 Mogadishu In...   H2
12-NOV-1975DC-10-30CF N1032F ONA 0 New York-Joh... A1
11-OCT-1972Boeing 727   Lufthansa 0 Frankfurt   H2
30-NOV-1970Boeing 707-373C N790TW TWA 0+ 2 Tel Aviv-Lod...   A1
11-MAR-1969Boeing 707-379C ET-ACQ Ethiopian Airlines 0 Frankfurt In...   C2
21-JAN-1967Douglas C-54A (DC-4) G-ASOG Air Ferry 2 near Frankfurt-Main A1
10-MAR-1966Douglas DC-6A OD-AEL TMA 5 Mt Parnon   A1
15-JUL-1964Boeing 720-030B D-ABOP Lufthansa 3 near Ansbach   A1
23-SEP-1962Lockheed L-1049H Super Constellatio N6923C Flying Tiger Line 28 near Shannon, Ire...   A1
30-OCT-1961Vickers 736 Viscount G-AODH BUA 0 Frankfurt In...   A1
22-MAR-1952Douglas DC-6 PH-TPJ KLM 45 near Frankfurt In...   A1
12-JAN-1949Douglas C-54D (DC-4) 42-72629 USAF 3 near Frankfurt Rh...   A1
11-DEC-1948Douglas R5D-3 (DC-4) 56502 US Navy 1 near Königstein i... A1
18-OCT-1948Douglas C-54D (DC-4) 42-72688 USAF 3 near Frankfurt   A1
12-FEB-1948Douglas C-53-DO (DC-3) OY-DCI DDL 12 Ulrichstein   A1
04-JAN-1938Junkers Ju-52/3mte D-ABUR Deutsche Lufthansa 6 Frankfurt   A1
17-APR-1936Junkers Ju-52/3m D-ASOR Deutsche Lufthansa 3 Orvin (Ilfin...   A1
20-JUL-1935Douglas DC-2-115E PH-AKG KLM 13 Pian San Gia...   A1
25-APR-1935Junkers Ju-52/3mho D-AJYR Deutsche Lufthansa 3 near Hallgarten   A1