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Air Berlin has transported 2.7 million passengers in October 2008, a decrease of 4.4%, compared to 2.83 million passengers in the same period of 2007. The airline's fleet capacity utilization decreased 1.6 percentage points to 80.1% in October 2008.
Air Berlin has announced that it will launch its first non-stop service to Venice, Italy from Dusseldorf, Germany on May 1, 2009. The airline will operate the new non-stop service Monday through Saturday.
Air Berlin has announced that it will launch a fourth daily non-stop service from the London Stansted Airport, UK to Dusseldorf, Germany, effective February 2, 2009. The new fourth daily service will complement Air Berlin's existing three daily services between London and the German city.
Tempelhof, once Europe's largest airport and a central player in Berlin's history, ushers its final takeoff into the sky Thursday, officials say. Its future is uncertain.
Air Berlin has transported 2.85 million passengers in September 2008, a decrease of 3.1%, compared to 2.95 million passengers in the same period of 2007. The airline's fleet capacity utilization decreased 1.7 percentage points to 82.5% in September 2008, compared to 84.2% in the same period of 2007.
By Cleveland-Peck, Patricia Patricia Cleveland-Peck visits Tempelhof which is about to close for ever as an airport. Templehof will reach the end of its life as an airport by November.
Air Berlin has transported 2.85 million passengers in August 2008, a decrease of 2.4%, compared to 2.92 million in the same period of 2007. The airline's fleet capacity utilization decreased 0.6 percentage points to 82.9% in August 2008, compared to 83.5% in the same period of 2007.
Lufthansa Systems, a full-service IT provider for the airline and aviation sector, has announced that Air Berlin and its subsidiary airline LTU, have standardized their flight planning using the Lido Operations Center solution.
Air Berlin has announced that it will launch a new service to Cyprus from November 3, 2008.
SSP has acquired the airport restaurant business of Lufthansa subsidiary LSG-Airport Gastronomiegesellschaft.
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