Flughafengesellschaft Berlin-Brandenburg’s Lease Agreement with EasyJet

Greenberg Traurig advised Flughafengesellschaft Berlin-Brandenburg on the deal. CMS advised easyJet Airline Company Ltd.

Flughafengesellschaft Berlin-Brandenburg (FBB) announced the conclusion of a lease agreement for the construction of a hangar with the European airline easyJet. According to current plans, construction of the easyJet hangar at Berlin Brandenburg Willy Brandt Airport (BER) for the maintenance of the European fleet is scheduled to begin in the fall of 2021. It will be easyJet’s first maintenance site outside the UK. The total investment volume of the project is approximately 20 million euros.

The easyJet hangar is to be built in the new maintenance area of BER. With a total area of 11,500 square meters, the hangar itself will cover an area of 10,000 square meters and provide space for work on four aircraft simultaneously. According to FBB, operations are scheduled to begin in early 2023.

The airport company Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH (FBB) operates Berlin Brandenburg Willy Brandt Airport (BER) with its three terminals. Berlin is the third biggest airport location in Germany and ranks first in terms of origin and destination traffic.

The Greenberg Traurig team was led by Wencke Bäsler (Picture).

The CMS team included Dr Andreas Otto (Lead) and Andreas Roquette.

Involved fees earner: Andreas Otto – CMS Hasche Sigle; Andreas Roquette – CMS Hasche Sigle; Wencke Bäsler – Greenberg Traurig LLP;

Law Firms: CMS Hasche Sigle; Greenberg Traurig LLP;

Clients: Easy jet; Flughafengesellschaft Berlin-Brandenburg;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler