Representative of more than 100 national and international airlines

Welcome to the Board of Airline Representatives in Germany

BARIG represents the interests of around 100 national and international airlines in scheduled, charter and air cargo business.

Since the foundation in 1951, the airline association works for the improvement of frame conditions in the aviation industry in Germany and is the key industry contact for politics, authorities, industry and media. Worldwide the BARIG member airlines transport around 1.7 billion passengers and more than 25 million tons of air cargo to over 1.500 destinations.

Every year 240 million passengers are traveling to and from Germany with BARIG airlines to more than 280 international destinations. The BARIG Airlines have over 100.000 employees in Germany. The overall aviation industry secures 800.000 workplaces and therefore is a major factor of the German economy.

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#barig.aerogram 2020 - Testing Instead of Generalized Quarantine Regulations, and Future-oriented Actions

On the occasion of the air traffic summit with the Federal Minister of Transport, Andreas Scheuer, and further federal government representatives this past Friday, BARIG, the national association...

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- BER: A new chapter in the aviation history of Berlin
- LH: A Unique Liaison for Over Ninety Years
- U2: First Flight at BER
- AF: Very Last Flight to Paris-Charles de Gaulle

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Safe Air Travel During COVID-19: Comprehensive Study on Cabin Airflow Proves the Risk of COVID-19 Transmission is Essentially Nonexistent

• Low, virtually nonexistent, infection transmission risk, particularly compared to other indoor environments
• Fast dilution and removal of aerosols by means of high air exchange...

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YES to Testing, but NO to Preventive Quarantine

The aviation industry is increasing pressure on the EU Commission and national governments as they urgently must change their policies to finally revitalize air traffic and travel – as well...

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"Digital Runway and Backbone of Communications" for the Global Aviation Industry: BARIG Welcomes SITA as a New Business Partner

As a globally leading provider of aviation information and communication technology, SITA becomes a new business partner of BARIG (Board of Airline Representatives in Germany), the association of...

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BARIG Expressively Endorses the EU Commission's Reform Plans for the European Airspace: The Reduction of Several Million Tons of CO2 Emissions in Air Travel is Possible

• The Single European Sky, long called for by the industry, must now finally and urgently be implemented
• Shorter and more direct routes improve aviation in terms of environmental...

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      Hainan Airlines logo
      Air Canada logo
      China Airlines Cargo logo
      Aeroflot Russian Airlines logo
      ANA Cargo logo
      Pakistan International Airlines logo
      Air China logo
      Austrian Airlines logo
      Saudia Airlines logo
      UPS logo
      American Airlines logo
      Aeroflot Cargo logo
      Thai Airways Cargo logo
      Eurowings Aviation GmbH logo
      Swiss WorldCargo logo
      China Cargo Airlines logo
      Gulf Air logo
      Korean Air logo
      AirBridgeCargo Airlines LLC logo
      Air Namibia logo
      Cathay Pacific Cargo logo
      EVA Airways logo

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        Deutsche Bahn Vertrieb GmbH logo
        SITA logo
        Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences logo
        EUROPCAR Autovermietung GmbH logo
        UNEX: Management Consulting GmbH & Co. KG logo
        Hertz Corporation logo
        Maritim Hotels logo
        Crowe Frankfurt logo
        ELEMENTS Fitness und Wellness logo
        Airliner Crew Service Center logo
        Amadeus Germany GmbH logo
        Aviation Power GmbH logo
        IGOR Gestalt logo
        Hilton Frankfurt logo

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