Press releases

May 2016

4 May 2016

airberlin increases capacity utilization in April

Despite the decline in tourist travel and the associated capacity reduction, airberlin was able...

April 2016

27 April 2016

airberlin’s financial results 2015

• Significant improvement of 3.7 per cent in revenue per available seat kilometre (RASK)...

25 April 2016

Fly and smile: airberlin has the most charming flight attendants

airberlin scored again top marks for its crew friendliness in 2015. In the regular passenger...

19 April 2016

Ice age at airberlin

In time for the start of the summer timetable, airberlin has revised its onboard menu to offer...

18 April 2016

airberlin and Alitalia extend commercial agreement

airberlin and Alitalia today announced that they will strengthen their commercial agreement to...

13 April 2016

CCO Julio Rodriguez meets Mexican Tourism Minister, Enrique de la Madrid

During his visit to Germany, the Mexican Tourism Minister, Enrique de la Madrid, met airberlin...

6 April 2016

airberlin starts off the spring with virtually stable capacity utilization

Despite a capacity reduction of 5.7 percent in March 2016, airberlin's capacity utilization rate...

5 April 2016

Change in the management of NIKI

Effective as of April 15th, 2016, Oliver Lackmann will take over the role as Managing Director of...

4 April 2016

airberlin expands its long-haul service massively ahead of winter!

airberlin will dramatically expand its range of long-haul flights this coming winter (2016/17)....

March 2016

22 March 2016

Daily from Berlin to Moscow – airberlin offers codeshare flights with S7 Airlines

Travellers can once again book flights to Moscow with airberlin. The Russian oneworld©...

18 March 2016

airberlin withdraws from Stuttgart - Abu Dhabi route

airberlin today announced it will discontinue services between Abu Dhabi and Stuttgart as part of...

16 March 2016

"City&Sun" Special: travel across Europe with airberlin from 49 euros

For all those wanting to enjoy a short break, airberlin is offering a "City&Sun"...

9 March 2016

HanseMerkur is new Premium Partner of airberlin

airberlin has awarded HanseMerkur Reiseversicherung AG a premium partnership contract to provide...

9 March 2016

ITB 2016: airberlin showcases new world of premium product

Germany's second largest airline, airberlin, will be presenting its premium long-haul product...

9 March 2016

airberlin maintains stable capacity utilization in February

In February 2016, airberlin was able to maintain virtually stable capacity utilization (RPK/ASK)...

8 March 2016

Ready for the runway: airberlin is partnering Berlin Alternative Fashion Week for the third time

From 16 to 19 March 2016 aspiring designers from around the world will again present their...

8 March 2016

The Smart Alternative: airberlin goes premium with launch of the new image campaign featuring Noma Bar

With the slogan, 'The Smart Alternative', airberlin is launching its new image campaign in time...

7 March 2016

A la carte travel with airberlin

A seat in the front row, extra legroom, a tasty currywurst sausage or extra baggage –...

7 March 2016

airberlin heralds Travel Trade Show with 24-hour Super Sale

To mark the start of the International Travel Trade Show (ITB) on Wednesday 9th March 2016,...

4 March 2016

Easter bunnies hide on board – airberlin's Easter promotion above the clouds

Hunt the Easter bunny with a difference: up to 64 Lindt gold bunnies will be hiding aboard...

4 March 2016

Germany celebrates "Super Sunday" again at airberlin

This weekend, Germany's second largest airline is running its "Super Sunday" promotion...

2 March 2016

Curried sausages: always on board!

The curried sausage is cult aboard airberlin flights, and this year's International Tourism...

1 March 2016

Summer, Sun, Florida: airberlin offers four flights a week to Fort Myers starting in June

airberlin is extending its offer to Fort Myers and will be adding a weekly flight to the sunny...

February 2016

26 February 2016

"Super Sunday" at airberlin: bargains every Sunday

Each Sunday from 28 February, 2016 from 1 to 6 pm, you will be able to book flights at bargain...

22 February 2016

airberlin and Arvato open a new service centre for B2B services

Germany's second largest airline airberlin and Arvato AG, part of the Bertelsmann group, today...

19 February 2016

Rebuilding the airberlin Management Board

airberlin CEO Stefan Pichler has largely completed the substantial restructuring of the airberlin...

12 February 2016

airberlin loves you: last-minute gifts for Valentine's Day

airberlin's flight attendants don't just give away hearts on Valentine's Day: around 18 million...

11 February 2016

airberlin is Germany's most reliable airline: 99.5 percent of flights flown in 2015

Germany's second largest airline has again scored top marks for regularity, with 99.5 percent of...

8 February 2016

airberlin: Thilo Schäfer appointed new Managing Director at Leisure Cargo

Thilo Schäfer (49) will take the reins as Managing Director of Leisure Cargo – the...

7 February 2016

With giant strides to Australia: 46 percent more passengers in 2015

Australia attracts ever more tourists each year: since the launch of joint airberlin and Etihad...

5 February 2016

airberlin starts off 2016 with a strong increase in capacity utilization

airberlin started off the year with a significant increase of its capacity utilization (RPK/ASK)...

3 February 2016

XL seats for XL comfort on board

airberlin sees very positive results from the introduction of additional XL seats on its...

1 February 2016

What an egg! airberlin offers 15 percent more flights for Easter

Why not hide your Easter eggs on the beach in Mallorca for a change, or take your Easter stroll...

January 2016

27 January 2016

airberlin expands its tourist destinations from Dusseldorf: More flights to the Caribbean and increased capacity to Mallorca

In future, airberlin will operate additional flights to highly-demanded touristic destinations...

22 January 2016

“Discover the world from just 49 euros!” Global sale at airberlin

airberlin is melting its prices during the cold season. During airberlin’s global sale from...

21 January 2016

Discover the fifth continent Fly to Australia with airberlin and Etihad

airberlin is offering very affordable fares to Australia from just 959 Euros until 14th March...

19 January 2016

Around 70 percent more bookings in a single weekend

To celebrate the positive decision with regard to airberlin's codeshare routes, Germany's second...

15 January 2016

airberlin celebrates the approval of 24 codeshare routes

The positive codeshare decision has put airberlin in the mood to celebrate with its passengers,...

15 January 2016

Statement: airberlin wins legal proceeding on codeshares

airberlin welcomes the decision by the Higher Administrative Court in Lüneburg, ordering the...

7 January 2016

airberlin closes 2015 with a further increase in capacity utilization

A significant capacity consolidation towards the end of the year once again enabled airberlin to...

4 January 2016

airberlin: make an ultra-affordable start to 2016. Plan your annual holiday now and save money with airberlin

airberlin is starting the new year with extremely affordable fares, offering passengers one-way...

4 January 2016

airberlin joins Etihad Airways’ appeal to protect competition and consumer choice

airberlin today filed notice to join Etihad Airways in its appeal against last week’s...