Berlin's scandal-plagued airport boss defers decision on fifth delay

The supervisory board of Berlin's scandal-plagued international airport has postponed until April 22 a decision on whether its launch will be delayed for a fifth time.

The goal of opening the aviation hub in the second half of 2017 is still achievable, says the airport's chief executive, Karsten Muehlenfeld.

Last update: Fri, 11/03/2016 - 17:52
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