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SunExpress reports strong 2017 on traffic growth

Air Transport World  2018-02-20 20:01:00

SunExpress, a joint venture of Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines, reported a ?1.2 billion turnover ($1.4 billion) for 2017, the highest turnover in its history. read more

Eurowings to expand Dusseldorf base

Air Transport World  2018-02-20 19:54:00

Eurowings will expand services from its Dusseldorf base by 30%?to 1 million available seats per month?from summer 2018 when the Lufthansa LCC subsidiary will increase its based aircraft from 26 to 40. ...

Lufthansa welcomes Josie Pepper to team in Munich

Breaking Travel News  2018-02-20 09:05:26

Munich Airport and Lufthansa have welcomed Josie Pepper, a humanoid robot, to the team. The robot is approximately 42 inches tall and is able to assist passengers by answering questions and offering directions ...

Lufthansa welcomes Josie Pepper to team in Munich

Breaking Travel News  2018-02-20 09:05:09

Munich Airport and Lufthansa have welcomed Josie Pepper, a humanoid robot, to the team. The robot is approximately 42 inches tall and is able to assist passengers by answering questions and offering directions ...

Copa, Lufthansa to codeshare Panama-Frankfurt route

Air Transport World  2018-02-17 18:28:00

Panama-based Copa Airlines and Lufthansa Group have agreed to expand the scope of their existing codeshare to allow Copa to commercialize and market the Panama-Frankfurt-Panama route, which is operated ...

Belgian business rallies to Brussels Airlines in face of Lufthansa shift

Reuters  2018-02-05 13:14:36

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Nearly 100 Belgian companies called on Monday for Germany's Lufthansa to keep Brussels Airlines based in Belgium and not to merge it with Eurowings, to protect jobs and business links.

Lufthansa launches automatic check-in for all flights in Europe

Breaking Travel News  2018-01-26 16:25:01

Lufthansa passengers will now benefit from an automatic check-in procedure for all flights within Germany and to destinations in Europe. The boarding pass for flights booked up to 24 hours before departure ...

Italian govt mulling three offers for ailing Alitalia

gulfnews.com  2018-01-13 14:50:32

The three offers received are from German airline giant Lufthansa, US private equity group Cerberus, and a joint easyJet-Air France bid

Exclusive: Lufthansa CEO calls for significant Alitalia cuts - letter

Reuters  2018-01-11 15:52:02

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lufthansa sees a need for significant restructuring at Italy's Alitalia before the German group would be prepared to buy the airline, Lufthansa's chief executive said in a letter ...

Lufthansa Group carries record 130 million passengers in 2017

Breaking Travel News  2018-01-11 10:11:49

In December 2017, the airlines of the Lufthansa Group welcomed approximately 9.3 million passengers, an increase of 19.9 per cent compared to the previous December.

Lufthansa Group to hire more than 8,000 staff in 2018

Air Transport World  2018-01-09 15:17:00

Lufthansa said it will hire more than 8,000 new employees in 2018?the majority will be flight attendants for various group airlines, including Eurowings and Austrian Airlines. read more

Lufthansa trials service innovations on A380 FlyingLab

Air Transport World  2018-01-08 18:32:00

Lufthansa has trialed a series of innovations aboard an Airbus A380 FlyingLab flight from Frankfurt to Houston following a futuristic travel experience competition?aimed at young developers?which was jointly ...

Lufthansa to fly from Frankfurt to Zadar in summer 2018

Breaking Travel News  2017-12-28 10:24:44

Lufthansa is adding another connection to its flights from Frankfurt to tourist destinations in Croatia with the summer 2018 flight schedule.

Lufthansa snaps up airberlin assets following EU approval

Breaking Travel News  2017-12-24 11:12:02

The approval follows an extensive assessment of the planned transaction by the European Union?s competition authorities in their merger control capacity, after the Lufthansa Group concluded an agreement ...

AirPlus International Selects Icertis to Transform Contracting Foundation, Speed Time to Revenue

PR Newswire  2017-12-20 09:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Icertis, the leading provider of enterprise contract management in the cloud, today announced that Lufthansa AirPlus, a leading provider of payment solutions ...

Eurowings moves to offer airberlin pilots new job opportunities

Breaking Travel News  2017-12-18 09:09:27

Eurowings Group is continuing its growth course in European air traffic. The Lufthansa Group?s low-cost airline will continue to grow strongly organically and recruit a large number of new employees immediately.

Eurowings moves to offer airberlin pilots new job opportunities

Breaking Travel News  2017-12-18 09:09:04

Eurowings Group is continuing its growth course in European air traffic. The Lufthansa Group?s low-cost airline will continue to grow strongly organically and recruit a large number of new employees immediately.

Eurowings to install long-haul, business-class cabin

Air Transport World  2017-12-15 17:33:00

Lufthansa LCC subsidiary Eurowings will introduce lie-flat seats in a new business class, BIZclass, on selected long-haul routes in 2018.read more

UK?s easyJet takes on Lufthansa with Air Berlin takeover

The Irish Times  2017-12-06 08:05:09

Airline to service four domestic routes and start flying from Tegel to 15 international destinations

Niki Lauda still interested in NIKI if Lufthansa deal is blocked

Air Transport World  2017-12-01 20:24:00

Niki Lauda, ex-Formula 1 champion and founder of Austria-based airberlin subsidiary NIKI, confirmed his ongoing interest in partnering with UK-based Thomas Cook Group and its German leisure airline subsidiary ...