the nationality of the suspects is reported to be now. The man was sitting, a 21-year-old Pole without a German living. He is said to have confessed to the time of the crime under the influence of drugs. A Test has reacted positively to cocaine and amphetamines. Despite the unclear Motives there is “no evidence of any terrorist backgrounds”, police said in Hanover on Sunday.
The 21-Year-old had broken into, according to the Federal police, a locked gate by force, and had driven his BMW to the airport. There the man stopped under one on the run-up to the plane, where officials of the Federal police overpowered him. He should have resisted. How the man could manage to open the locked gate, is currently being investigated.
Whether and what are the consequences for the security concept must be drawn, was initially unclear. Airport spokesman Sönke Jacobsen said on Saturday evening, just hours after the incident, it was still too early to say whether the safety concept had to be revised.
Five landings and four take-offs
deleted The Federal police was satisfied with the adopted security mechanisms. The forces were immediately intervened. That a Person can get on the apron, was never to exclude completely. The aviation expert Cord Schellenberg praised the measures taken by the Federal police. “It is perfectly true that the operation of the aircraft to be initially set so that passengers and employees can be affected,” he said. Nevertheless, he wonders how anyone at all on the airport grounds can penetrate.
Meanwhile, has returned to a normal operation at Hanover airport. Travelers should not expect major wait times, said an airport spokeswoman on Sunday. Overall, significantly fewer Connections from the incident had been affected than initially specified. You have deleted five landings and four take-offs, eight machines flew late.
Hannover airport is counted according to the airport Association ADV, from January to November, almost six million passengers and is thus one of the ten largest Airports in Germany.
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