Traffic is at a standstill at Hamburg Airport in Fuhlsbüttel. According to the federal police, some buildings had to be cleared and air traffic stopped. Passengers have to be prepared for longer waiting times.

The Federal Police at Hamburg Airport cleared the security area on Wednesday afternoon. “Due to police investigations, the central control point was cleared,” said a spokeswoman for the federal police. No planes could take off at the moment. Only landings are possible. The spokeswoman could not explain the reason for the eviction.

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