Privacy Policy

Information on data protection for visitors to the website
“We, Flughafen Niederrhein GmbH, Flughafen-Ring 200, 47652, Weeze, +49 2837 667060, [email protected] as the controller for data collection on this internet site, would like to explain to you below what data of yours will be processed by us. Our data protection officer is available at [email protected] for any questions you may have on data protection. ”

Purpose, legal basis, categories of recipients and storage duration of the data processing
Purpose: Presentation of the company, rendering of services and/or sale of products and communication via the internet.
The purpose of the data processing on this website is to provide information concerning products and services of our company, associated with the possibility for the users to purposefully get in contact with in-house contact partners.

Apart from that, we process personal data in accordance with the following legal bases:

• Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit a GDPR for the processing of personal data with consent from the data subject.
• Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit b GDPR for the required processing of personal data to fulfil a contract with the data subject and to take the corresponding pre-contractual measures.
• Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit c GDPR for the required processing of personal data to perform a legal obligation to which we are subject according to applicable EU law, if necessary, or, if necessary, according to the applicable law of a country in which the GDPR is wholly or partially applicable.
• Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit f GDPR for the required processing of personal data in order to safeguard our or third party legitimate interests, provided these do not override the fundamental freedoms and rights as well as the interests of the data subject. Legitimate interests are, in particular, our corporate interests to be able to provide our website, information security, the assertion of specific legal claims and to comply with additional regulations.

To this end, we contract service providers separately bound to secrecy and protection of data privacy, as part of the rendering of services. Data is only provided to authorities when there are overriding regulations.

When you visit the website, a connection is established with your browser. The following information that is collected is temporarily stored in system files and automatically logged: IP address of your device, date and time of access, name and URL of the accessed files, website from which access was made or from which you were sent to our site (referrer URL), browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your device and name of your provider.

The mentioned data is processed by us for the purposes of seamlessly establishing a connection and for system security. The related connection data is automatically deleted, generally at most after seven days. Provided the website is not used improperly, log data, whose further retention is required for evidence purposes, are stored until the incident has been clarified.

We use the Content Delivery Network (CDN) of Cloudflare Germany GmbH, Rosental 7, c/o Mindspace, 80331 Munich Germany (Cloudflare) to increase the security and delivery speed of our website. This corresponds to our legitimate interest (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO). A CDN is a network of [globally] distributed servers that is able to deliver optimized content to the website user. For this purpose, personal data may be processed in server log files by Cloudflare. Please compare the explanations under “Hosting”.

Cloudflare is a recipient of your personal data and acts as a processor for us. This corresponds to our legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. f DSGVO not to operate a content delivery network ourselves.

You have the right to object to the processing. Whether the objection is successful is to be determined as part of a balancing of interests.

The processing of the data provided under this section is not required by law or contract. The functionality of the website is not guaranteed without the processing.

Your personal data will be stored by Cloudflare for as long as necessary for the purposes described.

For more information on objection and removal options vis-à-vis Cloudflare, please visit: Cloudflare DPA

Cloudflare has implemented compliance measures for international data transfers. These apply to all global activities where Cloudflare processes personal data of individuals in the EU. These measures are based on the EU Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs). For more information, please visit:

Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files which are stored on your computer and which allow us to analyse your usage of the website. The information generated by the cookie concerning your usage of this website is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In the event that IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be abbreviated beforehand by Google within Member States of the European Union or in States that are party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address will be transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there only in exceptional cases. Google will use this information on behalf of the website operator to evaluate your usage of the website, to compile reports concerning the website activities and to render additional services to the website operator associated with the website usage and the internet usage. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be associated with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; we would, however, point out that in this case you will not be able to fully use all functions of this website. You may also prevent the collection by Google of data generated by the cookie and related to your usage of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available using the following link (
You can find further information on this at or at (general information on Google Analytics and data protection). We would like to point out that Google Analytics was expanded by the code “gat._anonymizeIp();” on this website in order to ensure anonymised collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

Contact form
When the contact form is used, we collect and store your name and e-mail address for the purposes of responding to your query. Providing a telephone number for a call back is optional. Your data will be provided to us via our providers by email and immediately deleted when the response has been given, provided there are no statutory retention obligations. The data is not used for any other purpose and is not provided to third parties.

“We use Google Maps to embed maps and YouTube to embed videos (legal basis according to GDPR: Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit f with the operation of our website and taking into account the interests of the data subjects by deactivating the tracking information in the YouTube code). Google LLC in the USA is required to ensure suitable data protection in accordance with the US-EU Privacy Shield. You can find further information in Google’s comprehensive data privacy statement.”

Usage of for jQuery
We use Ajax and jQuery or jQueryUI technologies whereby we can optimise the load speed. In this regard, program libraries will be accessed from Google servers. The Google CDN (content delivery network) will be used. If you have previously used jQuery on another Google CDN site, your browser will refer to the copy stored in the cache. If this does not apply, it will be downloaded and data will thus be transferred by your browser to Google Inc. (“Google”). Your data will be transferred to the USA. You can receive further information at and on the data privacy provisions of at .

Your right to information, rectification, erasure, objection and data portability
You can, at any time, use your right to information, rectification and erasure of data. Please simply contact us using the methods described above. If you wish to erase data which we are, however, still legally required to retain, the access to your data will be limited (locked). The same applies for an objection. You can use your right to data portability, provided we and the recipient have the technical means.

Right to lodge a complaint
You have, at any time, the possibility to file a complaint with a data protection supervisory authority.

Data security / encryption
This website uses “Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure” (https). The connection between your browser and our server is encrypted.

Validity of and amendment to this data privacy statement
We reserve the right to at any time adapt the content of this data privacy statement. This is generally carried out when the services used are further developed or adapted. The current data privacy statement may be viewed on our website.

Statement issued on: 16/09/2019