Air Berlin

Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary comments on its future, Brexit, easyJet, Norwegian and bankrupt Air Berlin and Alitalia

During a press conference held today (Thursday) Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary commented on Ryanair's future, bankrupt Air Berlin (Lufthansa) and Alitalia,  alcohol abuse, easyJet...

Lufthansa interested in taking over 90 Air Berlin aircraft and routes; new career at Eurowings

Last week Air Berlin has applied for insolvency proceedings under self-administration and received a €150 million loan from the Federal Government in order to...

Berlin Airport statement concerning the current situation with airberlin

Despite airberlin's filing for insolvency, the Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH welcomes the fact that the airline is to fully maintain its air operations. At...

Air Berlin files for insolvency as Etihad pulls funding plug

Air Berlin filed for insolvency after leading shareholder Etihad Airways withdrew its financial support, marking the second failure of a major European airline in...

airberlin starts co-operation with JetBlue; connecting to 31 destinations in the United States

airberlin has a new, strong partner in the USA. Passengers will benefit from attractive transfer connections in the United States. Thanks to the new...

Chicago Department of Aviation and airberlin announce new service between Chicago and Dusseldorf

One of Europe's largest network carriers, airberlin, announced it will launch nonstop service between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) on May 2, 2018."Each...

airberlin to connect Dusseldorf with Toronto and Chicago from Summer 2018

airberlin is continuing to grow and is set to expand its flight offers considerably in the summer of 2018. airberlin is planning the most...

Airlines must not charge cancellation fees, says European Court of Justice

The European Court of Justice has said that airlines cannot levy additional charges if a consumer cancels a flight. German judges asked the court...

New airberlin service to San Francisco takes off from Berlin-Tegel

airberlin added its new non-stop connection from Berlin-Tegel to San Francisco. Flight AB7396 took off on 29 May at 9:40 am with about 200...

Disappointing results for AirBerlin in 2016 and 1Q 2017: losses of €2million per day!

airberlin financial results 2016 and first quarter 2017 - Progress achieved in business restructuringOld business model leads to disappointing financial results in 2016...

airberlin responds to ground handling problems in Berlin-Tegel and postpones new US routes to California

The continued ground handling problems at Berlin-Tegel Airport have prompted airberlin to make changes to the planned expansion of the USA connections from May...

The ver.di union has called for a strike by ground handling on Friday, March 10th, 2017 at the Berlin-Tegel airports

The ver.di union has once again called for a strike by ground handling on Friday, March 10th, 2017 at the Berlin-Tegel airports. The strike...

Eurowings will integrate Brussels Airlines by 2019

At the ITB today, Eurowings' CEO Garnadt explained the schedule for the integration of Brussels Airlines. But for the branding there is still no...

Three new A330 to join airberlin fleet

Nearly 1,000 extra seats to boost extended long-haul flight networkairberlin is to add three wide-body Airbus 330-200 aircraft to its fleet as it builds...

Trade union Verdi calls for a warning strike by ground handling for 8 February 2017 at Berlin, Hamburg, Stuttgart

The German union Verdi has called for a warning strike by ground handling for Wednesday, 8 February 2017 at Berlin, Hamburg and Stuttgart airports. The...

The Board of struggling airberlin appoints a new CEO

airberlin has announced today that Thomas Winkelmann (57) will become the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of airberlin group.Mr. Winkelmann will take over as...

Austrian Airlines concludes wet lease agreement with Air Berlin

• Transfer of five A320 aircraft including pilots and flight attendants • Aircraft will be operated using the Austrian Airlines design • Fleet integration in March...

Eurowings wet-leases 33 aircraft for six years from Air Berlin

33 aircraft for Eurowings / Airline hires 33 aircraft from Air Berlin on competitive terms on a six-year lease / Comprehensive wet lease agreement...

airberlin: Stable load factor on decreasing capacity and traffic for November

In November 2016, while capacity was reduced by 4.4 percent, airberlin recorded a virtually stable load factor featuring only a minor decrease of 0.6...

airberlin expands market leadership in Berlin-Tegel hub: More services to European metropolises

Paris: four times a day from Berlin-Tegel to Charles-de-Gaulle instead of Orly More flights all year round from Berlin-Tegel to Warsaw and Krakow ...