A decade late, billions over budget & at the worst possible time: Berlin’s new airport finally opens

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Germanyโ€™s struggling carrier Lufthansa agrees to $10 billion state rescue package

According to Luetke-Daldrup, Berlin’s airports will need government support of around €260 million ($305 million), with only around ten million passengers expected in 2020, down from 36 million last year. He said it may “take years” for the industry to reach pre-coronavirus levels of business as “the economic situation is dramatic.”

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