Articles tagged “tegel”

Tegel Airport Gets Backing From Berlin Voters Who Want It to Stay Open

Tegel Airport Gets Backing From Berlin Voters Who Want It to Stay Open

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

A world city like Berlin deserves two airports. Yet courts may, in effect, overturn voter wishes. Whatever the outcome, let's hope the city soon gets the much-postponed, modern airport gateway it needs.

2 years ago

Airport Strike Strands Visitors to ITB Berlin Conference

Airport Strike Strands Visitors to ITB Berlin Conference

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

Berlin's airport saw a substantial boost in passengers last year and ground workers want to share in the uptick. The union and management don't appear to be too far apart in their demands, although the disruption will make things a lot more complicated to attendees of ITB Berlin.

3 years ago

Berlin’s Aging Airport Is Growing Faster Than Any Other in Western Europe

Berlin’s Aging Airport Is Growing Faster Than Any Other in Western Europe

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

Tegel isn't perfect, but it is open. Which is a big differentiator between it and the new, more perfect Berlin airport that's become a black eye on the face of German ingenuity.

6 years ago