Maastricht Aachen Airport is located 14km north east of Maastricht, Netherland and is close to the German border, 40km northeast of Aachen, Germany. It has one runway of 8,202ft (2.5km) and one Fixed Based Operator. The hours of operation are 06:00-23:00, 7 days a week. It is the second-largest hub for cargo flights in the Netherlands. The airport has customs clearance and requires a flight permit but slots are not required for landing or departure.