Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg Gmbh, the operating company of the Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER), has unveiled a new business plan to ensure the opening of the airport, as per schedule, on October 27, 2013.
The company’s CEO, Hartmut Mehdorn, recently presented SPRINT, his action plan for the timely opening of the airport, to a supervisory board of the company.
The airport’s opening, originally scheduled for November 2011, has been delayed 3 times with the latest delay establishing the opening date as October 27, 2013.
Berlin Brandenburg Airport will be third major airport for the Berlin region after Schönefeld Airport and Tegel Airport. Brandenburg will serve as a hub for airberlin, Lufthansa, Germanwings, and Germania.
The new airport is located adjacent to Schönefeld airport, which will be merged into the BER airport code when it finally opens.