// Airmail Center Frankfurt
Location Frankfurt am Main

Profile - short and succinct

The Airmail Center in Frankfurt handles the bulk of the airmail.


At the most central and largest air cargo hub in Europe, the Frankfurt Airport. Directly between passenger terminals 1 and 2 and close to the International Mail Center of Deutsche Post DHL and near the ramp, approximately 18 000 m2 of hall and handling space.


Coordination and execution of the clearance process for international airmail handling and for express items

Capturing of all identification data according to international mail standards for airline companies and postal services

Tracking and tracing

Volume data for capacity planning and management

Provision of precise usage data for billing the airline companies


Over 400 tonnes of airmail daily and over 1.100 items of mail per hour by the sorting system.


Sorting speed of 2m/s, length of time between receipt and staging is less than one second


More than 300 worldwide.


Highly available in-house client-server data processing system with a host connection to a number of data processing interfaces to the Deutsche Post AG, airline companies, and to the airport operator Fraport AG.


Regulated agent in accordance with European and national civil aviation security regulations.