Europe’s third biggest airport hit the figure last night at 6pm, to become one of the most ‘liked’ hub profiles on Facebook.
Frankfurt Airport engages with users via the site, answering questions in 15 different languages, and informing them what is happening at Germany’s largest airport.
Jürgen Harrer, head of corporate communications of operator Fraport AG, says: “We are very pleased with the great popularity of our Facebook presence and thank our fans for their great interest.
“In addition to the transmission of current information to our passengers we have in social media and an exciting look behind the scenes.
“This airport world fascinates people - both on our visitor's terrace as well as on the Internet."
Meanwhile, a second Facebook page about job and educational opportunities entitled, Fraport Jobs & Career has more than 8,400 fans.
Frankfurt Airport now has 18,600 followers on Twitter, and its accounts on Pinterest, Yelp, Foursquare and YouTube are proving more and more popular.