11 April 2013

DGAP Voting Rights Announcement Air Berlin PLC: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

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TR-1 notice

Person/company obliged to make the notification:
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Name: Metolius Foundation
Place: Vaduz
State: Liechtenstein

London, 11 April 2013 - Air Berlin PLC was informed on 10 April 2013 that the voting rights of Reidun Lundgren held by Metolius Foundation and Ringerike GmbH & Co. Luftfahrtbeteiligungs KG in Air Berlin PLC fell below the 3 % threshold on 9 April 2013. The percentage of voting rights held on this day was 2.97% (3,470,276 shares). Previous to the triggering transaction, the number of shares and voting rights in Air Berlin PLC held by Metolius Foundation was 2,865,000.

The Metolius Foundation is a Liechtenstein foundation and is controlled by Reidun Lundgren. Reidun Lundgren also controls Ringerike GmbH & Co. Luftfahrtsbeteiligungs KG, a German limited partnership, which held 640,275 shares in Air Berlin PLC both before and after the transaction which is the subject of this notification.


Air Berlin PLC The Hour House 32 High Street Rickmansworth WD3 1ER Hertfordshire Great Britain ISIN GB00B128C026, WKN AB1000 (Share) Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Regulated Market, Prime Standard) ISIN DE000A0NQ9H6 (Convertible Bonds 2007) Euro MTF Market of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange ISIN DE000AB100A6 (Bonds 2010), ISIN DE000AB100B4 (Bonds April 2011) and ISIN DE000AB100C2 (Bonds November 2011 and November 2012) each of these three bonds Bondm Segment of the Open Market of the Stock Exchange Baden-Württemberg and Main Securities Market of the Irish Stock Exchange, ISIN DE000A1HGM38 (Convertible Bonds 2013) Open Market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

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