Brandenburg’s debut opens the door for long-haul connectivity into Berlin, but who will take the risk?

One of the biggest airport stories of 2020 will be the opening of the new Berlin Brandenburg airport in Germany’s capital city. This is an…..

Is 2020 the year that Berlin finally gets its new airport? It is nine years later than planned but Brandenburg airport is set to open in Oct-2020

“What else can go wrong now?” would not be an unnatural reaction to the news that Willy Brandt Berlin Brandenburg airport (BER) will finally officially…..

Inside Travel: Understanding the latest technology and industry trend insights

Find it hard to keep track with all the latest insights into business trends, new products and technology advancements in the travel sector? The Blue Swan…..

Berlin Airports: EUR110m loss expected in FY2019 but there is light at the end of the tunnel with Brandenburg Airport opening in Oct-2020

Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH (FBB), operator of the Berlin airport system and the Berlin Brandenburg Airport construction project, registered an improved fiscal year 2018 with…..

Berlin witnesses faster growth in visitor arrivals ahead of the 30th anniversary of the fall of the wall

Berlin has strengthened its position as one Europe’s top leading travel destinations with initial statistics showing that approximately 13.5 million people visited the city last…..

Berlin Brandenburg claims a ‘time-competitive advantage’ over the New Central Polish Airport – but does it have one?

Germany’s House of Representatives member Sebastian Czaja said recently that construction of the New Central Polish Airport could present “massive competition for Berlin”. He called…..

CAPA WORLD SUMMIT: ‘The Great Debate’ – can aviation unions be a force for good?

The CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit closed on 28 Nov-2018 with a debate on the question: “Can aviation unions be a force for good?”. Polled…..

CAPA WORLD SUMMIT: Does ‘over-regulation’ pose a challenge to airport development in some parts of the world?

At last week’s CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit, Berlin Brandenburg Airport’s (FBB) CEO Dr Engelbert Luetke Daldrup highlighted over-regulation poses challenges for “big projects” in…..

CAPA WORLD SUMMIT: Jozsef Varadi named Airline Executive of the Year

The man behind the rise of LCC Wizz Air, Jozsef Varadi, was awarded the prestigious Airline Executive of the Year 2018 trophy by CAPA –…..

BLOG: Live from Berlin – insights from the CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit

Welcome to live coverage from The Blue Swan Daily of the CAPA – Centre for Aviation World Aviation Outlook Summit in Berlin, the capital and largest city in…..