Berlin, 25 October 2019
For the first time, German Airways flew the football team of 1. FC Union Berlin to a Bundesliga away match. The team travelled to the Bavarian capital Munich in a Q-400 regional aircraft. There she will take on the German record champion FC Bayern Munich on Saturday. German Airways will also be flying the Berlin Bundesliga team against SC Freiburg next week. The flights are part of a long-term cooperation with the new Bundesliga team.
Elisabeth Jesse, CCO of the Zeitfracht Group, on the cooperation agreement with Union Berlin: “As a traditional Berlin company, we are delighted to be able to support the successful Union Berlin team as a cooperation partner in the current Bundesliga season”. German Airways flies for various Bundesliga football clubs. VfL Wolfsburg, Fortuna Düsseldorf and Eintracht Frankfurt also rely on the airline’s services.
German Airways wishes Union Berlin every success for the upcoming matches, when the club anthem plays again: “The victory before your eyes, the view far ahead; let’s move through the nation together”. German Airways, a member of the Zeitfracht Group, is one of Europe’s leading providers of ACMI leasing and charter flights for regional jets.
About German Airways
German Airways includes the two airlines of the Zeitfracht group LGW and WDL.
About ZEITFRACHT Group
Zeitfracht Group is an owner-managed family business in the third generation with more than 3,000 employees and headquarters in Berlin. The company operates primarily in the three business segments logistics, aviation and real estate.