22:13 CET, 14 November 2017

Air Berlin Finance B.V. - Proposed acquisition of NIKI Luftfahrt GmbH by Deutsche Lufthansa group has failed – Air Berlin is looking into alternative realisation opportunities for NIKI Luftfahrt GmbH

Disclosure of inside information according to Article 17 of the Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (Market Abuse Regulation, MAR)

Amsterdam, 14 November 2017 – Air Berlin Finance B.V. announces that the competent court in Amsterdam today withdrew the preliminary suspension of payments of Air Berlin Finance B.V. granted on 25 August 2017 and declared Air Berlin Finance B.V. bankrupt.

Person making the notification:
Michelle Johnson, Director
E-mail: ir@airberlin.com

Air Berlin Finance B.V., De entree 99 – 197, 1101 HE Amsterdam, Netherlands; ISIN DE000A1HGM38 (Convertible Bonds 2013), Open Market Frankfurt Stock Exchange; ISIN DE000A19DMC0 (Convertible Bonds 2017), Open Market Frankfurt Stock Exchange