Germany

Auf Wiedersehen to Berlin Brandenburg Terminal 5

Due to the decrease in passenger traffic, Terminal 5 at Berlin Brandenburg Airport bid farewell to the last flight until further notice....


FCAS: the Franco-German fighter jet program on the edge?

After the latest Franco-German Council on defense, doubts regarding the FCAS fighter jet project have emerged on both sides of the Rhine...


Pseudo air traffic controller arrested after faking radio orders to aircraft

A pseud-air traffic controller was arrested in Germany after multiple illegal radio contacts with passenger and cargo aircraft crew.  ...


Like a phoenix: German heavy-lift helicopter tender resumes

After canceling the tender in September 2020, Germany resumed the competition to find a heavy-lift helicopter replacement....


New travel curbs in Europe: Germany considers complete ban

After Israel banned all international travel, a wave of new travel restrictions might also come to Europe. ...


Lufthansa to fly longest passenger flight in its history

Lufthansa prepares for a 15-hour-long non-stop flight from Hamburg to the Falkland Islands, the longest passenger flight in its history...


Lufthansa collects €500 million using aircraft as securities

Lufthansa raised €500 million in H2 of 2020 by using eight aircraft as security for various financial instruments....


Second German governmental A350 completes maiden flight

The second A350 to be used by the Luftwaffe for the transport of the German government representatives completed its maiden flight at Airbus’ main facility of Toulouse-Blagnac....


Switzerland receives offer to buy Eurofighter jets

Airbus and Germany offered Switzerland to renew its current air force fleet with Eurofighter.  ...


Germany signs contract with Airbus for 38 Eurofighter Typhoons

Airbus has signed a contract for the delivery of 38 new Eurofighter Typhoons to the Luftwaffe, the German Air Force. The order is valued at €5.5 billion....