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Berlin Brandenburg Willy Brandt Airport will open in 2020

Located 18 kilometers from the German capital, it will replace the current airports of Schönefeld and Tegel. The Berlin Brandenburg Willy Brandt Airport (BER) announced that the Flughafen Supervisory Board Berlin Brandenburg GmbH (FBB) approved the executive report on the planning of the start-up of the airport for October 2020. Initially, the airport had opening date in 2010, but a number of problems were delayed opening. Later the date of beginning of operations was postponed in time, becoming June 3, 2012, then March 17, 2013 and then in 2014. Finally,…

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Ryanair also wants to keep part of Air Berlin

The low cost airline is interested in the operational slots of the Berlin Airport. Ryanair, the Irish low-cost carrier, joined the battle to keep part of Air Berlin, the airline that went bankrupt and stopped operating on October 28. So far, EasyJet and Lufthansa had acquired aircraft, operating slots in Berlin, an aircraft maintenance center and the NIKI and LG Walter airlines. Now, Ryanair is also interested in acquiring the right to exploit old operational slots owned by the defunct airline at Berlin-Tegel Airport (TXL). The intention of Ryanair is to operate with…

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