Tobias2702 From Germany, joined Sep 2008, 737 posts, RR: 0 Posted (5 years 12 months 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 2564 times:
as far as I know there is a curfew at TXL from 23:00 to 06:00. My granny lives near the airport and she insists that there is regulary "quite a loud airplane" at night. Does anyone know what for a flight this is? I wasn't aware that there are any freight operation at TXL either.
Thanks for enlighten me!
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Shamrock321 From Ireland, joined May 2008, 1654 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (5 years 12 months 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 2543 times:
My cousin lives quite near by aswell and Ive stayed there twice, of course upon hearing an aeroplane I always jump up to see if I can see what it is! Ive seen planes landing between these hours, I suppose like any airport curfew, it can be flexible.
Airbuseric From Netherlands, joined Jan 2005, 4386 posts, RR: 50
Reply 2, posted (5 years 12 months 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 2470 times:
Curfew does usually not count if it's a emergency flight or some delay due to an 'act of God' etc. Also, departures can usually be made out of the curfew for delayed arrivals. They can depart again to their home country.
"The whole world steps aside for the man who knows where he is going"
PanHAM From Germany, joined May 2005, 10333 posts, RR: 32
Reply 5, posted (5 years 12 months 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 2337 times:
That could have been mail flights. They were exempt from the night curfew. However, Deutsche Post has cancelled all mail charter contracts with LH and Air Berlin, overnight mail is 100% moved over the road now.