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Former Berlin Tegel airport to become vaccination center

Berlin Tegel Airport will be revived as a modern vaccination center.  ...


Berlin Brandenburg Airport operations week 1: hiccups & settlers

Following a decade of road bumps and hiccups, Berlin Brandenburg Airport counts its first week of operations. But has BER finally broken free of its string of setbacks?...


Will COVID-19 kill or save Berlin Brandenburg Airport opening?

As the pandemic rages on, the German capital begins long-awaited Brandenburg Airport opening. On the one hand, it sounds suicidal. On the other, not so much.  ...


Long-awaited BER opening set, massive events planned

The scheme of the century and the greatest airport drama of our times is possibly about to end: the grand opening of Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) is set to happen between October 25 and November 8, 2020, airport’s press release announces....


Laudamotion opens bases in Vienna and Berlin

Laudamotion opened two bases in Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL) and Vienna International Airport (VIE) on June 1, 2018, and is to offer European travel destinations.The airline emerged from NIKI, daughter company of Air Berlin....


Pilot union opposes Air Berlin pilots hiring by Eurowings

The pilots of bankrupt German airline Air Berlin pilots might not be transferring to Lufthansa low-cost subsidiary Eurowings after all. The pilot union rejected the labour agreement proposal, refusing the prospects for the airline to promptly take on the former Air Berlin staff....


Germania flies from Berlin-Tegel again

The independent German airline Germania has returned to Berlin-Tegel airport after a three-year absence. ...


“Take care, Tschuess and Bye Bye”: Air Berlin lands for last time

On October 27, 2017, the final flight of the German bankrupt airline Air Berlin landed in Berlin. ...


Strike at Berlin airports cancels 650 flights

Ground staff at Berlin Tegel and Schönefeld airports started a 25-hour strike on Monday, 13th of March 2017, at 4 AM (03:00GMT). The strike led to the cancelation of more than 650 flights in both airports....