Opening of Zaventem
© Frans Van Humbeek

1958

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Opening of Zaventem

On 30 May, the Ministry of Transport, Edward Anseele formally hands over the new airport complex to the Regie der Luchtwegen/Régie des Voies Aériennes. On 5 July, the official opening ceremony takes place, just a couple of months after the opening of the Brussels World Expo.