On Wednesday, 8 February 2023, representatives from the collective bargaining parties from the trade union ver.di, the AWB employers’ association and Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH (FBB) met for a third negotiation meeting as part of the current round of collective bargaining. The trade union ver.di terminated the existing collective wage agreement with the airport company as well as the collective agreement for BER’s airport fire service as of 31 December 2022. A one-day warning strike took place at BER Airport on 25 January 2023.
The parties involved in the collective bargaining agreed on the following key points in the third round of negotiations:
The result is subject to the approval of the respective bodies.
Michael Halberstadt, Chief Human Resources Officer at Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH: “The negotiations have achieved a good and fair solution for our workers and at the same time takes into account the company’s economically strained situation. Furthermore, it includes a clear commitment to training at the airport company. We are hereby expanding our activities as one of the largest training companies in the airport region even further.”
Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg
Operating Area BER North