The Berlin Brandenburg airport project has been plagued by delays and cost increases. There’s still no telling when it will open. Munich’s airport ranks among the best in the world. How to explain the difference?
Along with choosing Bundestag lawmakers, Berliners are set to vote on whether to keep the city's popular West Berlin airport alive. The issue has sparked passions and raised questions about the role of direct democracy.
Air traffic above the German capital was thrown into chaos by the discovery of an unexploded bomb. Flights were diverted to Berlin's unfinished airport.
June 3 marks five years since the problem-plagued Berlin Brandenburg Airport was last due to open. DW spoke to locals in the municipality of Schönefeld, home to Berlin's infamously unopened BER.
Air Berlin's filing for insolvency after Etihad withdrew its financial support has created an uncertain future. Staff and clients, including Berlin's new BER airport, face an anxious few months.
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