London, 6 February 2015

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

TR-1 notice

Person/company obliged to make the notification:

Name: Hans-Joachim Knieps
Place: 65191 Wiesbaden
State: Germany

London, 06 February 2015 - Air Berlin PLC was informed on 05 February 2015 that the voting rights of Hans-Joachim Knieps in Air Berlin PLC fell below the 3% threshold on 05 February 2015. The percentage of voting rights held on this day was 2.78% (3,250,000 shares). Previous to the triggering transaction, the number of shares and voting rights in Air Berlin PLC held by Hans-Joachim Knieps was 3,600,000.


Air Berlin PLC The Hour House 32 High Street Rickmansworth WD3 1ER
Hertfordshire Great Britain ISIN GB00B128C026, WKN AB1000, (Share) on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Regulated Market, Prime Standard), ISIN
DE000A0NQ9H6 (Convertible Bonds 2007) Euro MTF market of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange, ISIN DE000AB100A6 (Bond 2010), ISIN DE000AB100B4 (Bond April 2011 and January 2014) each of the two bonds trading segment Bondm of the open market of the Stuttgart Stock Exchange and Euro MTF market of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange, ISIN DE000A1HGM38 (Convertible Bonds 2013) Open Market Frankfurt Stock Exchange ISIN XS1051719786 (EUR Bond May 2014) Euro MTF market der Luxembourg Stock Exchange ISIN XS1051723895 (CHF Bond May
2014) SIX Swiss Exchange and Euro MTF market of the Luxembourg Stock
Exchange