The freight volume at Leipzig / Halle Airport continued to rise in the first three months of this year. As the Mitteldeutsche Flughafen AG announced on Thursday, 359 tons of freight were handled in the first quarter - an increase of 000 percent compared to the same period last year. The airport is Germany's second largest cargo airport after Frankfurt / Main. In the previous Corona year, Leipzig / Halle had achieved a record result with 20,9 million tons of freight. In Frankfurt it was a good 1,38 million tons in 2020.