MINSK, 26 October (BelTA) – The Belarusian air carrier Belavia will perform its first flight to Berlin Brandenburg "Willy Brandt" Airport on 6 November, BelTA learned from the press service of the air company.
“Berlin Brandenburg “Willy Brandt” Airport BER is scheduled to open on 31 October 2020. The first Belavia aircraft will land there (Terminal 1) on 6 November. From this date we will be performing flights to Berlin Brandenburg,” the airline's press service said.
Today, Belavia performs flights from Minsk to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport which is to be BER Terminal 5.
The construction of Berlin Brandenburg “Willy Brandt” Airport began in 2006. It was initially planned for commissioning in 2011. The new airport has about 4,000 rooms and is almost 1,500ha big.
The airport is located 28km away from downtown Berlin.