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Brussels Airport Company, the province of Flemish Brabant and the municipality of Zaventem have agreed to start the construction of a cycle path between the airport and the Leuven-Brussels cycle route. By developing the various means of commuting, Brussels Airport Company aims to contribute towards improved mobility in the region. The cycle track should be ready by the beginning of 2018 at the latest.
Please find attached the press release in English.
Press Office: Brussels Airport Company – Corporate Communications – Tel. + 32 2 753 53 53
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Brussels Airport is the second most important centre of economic growth in Belgium providing direct and indirect employment for 60,000 people.
Brussels Airport is operated by Brussels Airport Company. The shareholders are the Belgian State (25 percent) and a consortium of private investors (75 percent).
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