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Lufthansa CEO: Airlines are facing a crisis of growth

Air Transport World  2018-06-19 20:07:00

Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr has called for greater cooperation between airlines and airports in the face of the upcoming capacity crunch, likening current strained relations to sibling rivalry.read more

Spohr: Lufthansa ?in contact? with Norwegian

Air Transport World  2018-06-18 15:19:00

Norwegian?s shares rose as much as 12% after Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr said his airline was ?in contact? with the LCC.read more

Lufthansa in contact with Norwegian as airlines size up deals

Reuters  2018-06-18 10:36:22

BERLIN/OSLO (Reuters) - Lufthansa is in contact with Norwegian Air Shuttle, which is also the subject of bid interest from British Airways owner IAG, as the German airline looks to get involved in an ...

Lufthansa warns on airport capacity crunch

Air Transport World  2018-06-07 19:47:00

Tensions between increasing passenger numbers and limited airport expansion will lead to airport-based services being further decentralized, according to Lufthansa Group senior director-product management ...

SunExpress selects Immfly IFE platform

Air Transport World  2018-06-06 17:03:00

Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines joint venture SunExpress has signed up with Barcelona-based connectivity provider Immfly to provide passengers with a digital IFE platform in a move to improve passenger ...

Lufthansa?s Spohr sees no hurry for NMA

Air Transport World  2018-06-05 04:08:00

Lufthansa Group CEO Carsten Spohr believes Boeing?s proposed new middle-of-the-market aircraft (NMA) will not arrive before ?the end of the next decade?, several years behind Boeing?s own preliminary timeline.read ...

Lufthansa Group orders six further Airbus A320neo planes

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-30 05:44:17

Lufthansa Group has firmed-up a previous option for six further Airbus A320neo, following a decision by the company?s supervisory board at the beginning of May.

Lufthansa will not face fare investigation after airberlin bankruptcy

Air Transport World  2018-05-29 15:18:00

Germany?s competition watchdog Bundeskartellamt sees no reason to open an investigation into Lufthansa?s pricing practices following the airberlin bankruptcy in October 2017.read more

Lufthansa takes up options for six Airbus A320neos

Air Transport World  2018-05-28 19:40:00

Lufthansa Group has firmed a previous option for six further Airbus A320neos, following a decision by the company?s supervisory board at the beginning of May. read more

Lufthansa Group chooses CGI as strategic partner for infrastructure and digital transformation services

PR Newswire  2018-05-24 11:30:00

Stock Market SymbolsGIB (NYSE)GIB.A (TSX) www.cgi.com/newsroom SULZBACH, Germany, May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - CGI (NYSE: GIB) (TSX: GIB.A) and Lufthansa Group, Germany's largest airlines, have entered ...

Lufthansa expands Light fare to all North American routes

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-24 08:08:46

As of this summer, Lufthansa Group passengers will be able to book an Economy Light fare on routes to North America served by Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels Airlines and Austrian Airlines.

Lufthansa Group joins basic economy fare trend

Air Transport World  2018-05-23 17:40:00

Lufthansa Group network airlines will introduce an ?Economy Light? fare on routes to North America for the summer 2018 season.read more

Spohr: Eurowings switches from growth to profitability mode

Air Transport World  2018-05-17 14:54:00

Lufthansa LCC Eurowings is changing its priority focus from growth to profitability, Lufthansa chairman & CEO Carsten Spohr told ATW in Vienna. read more

Spohr: Austrian to postpone long-haul fleet renewal

Air Transport World  2018-05-16 14:47:00

Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines does not have strong enough finances to renew its long-haul fleet in the near future, Lufthansa chairman & CEO Carsten Spohr told ATW.read more

Brussels Airlines pilots call for two strike days

Air Transport World  2018-05-11 13:58:00

Lufthansa subsidiary Brussels Airlines? pilot union has called for strike action on May 14 and May 16, which is expected to create significant disruption to flight operations, the carrier confirmed to ...

Spohr: Lufthansa to focus growth on Munich, Zurich and Vienna

Air Transport World  2018-05-08 14:11:00

Lufthansa plans to focus its future growth on its hub in Munich, Zurich and Vienna while pulling capacity off Frankfurt for now, CEO Carsten Spohr told the annual shareholder meeting on May 8.read more

Lufthansa Group OKs orders for up to 16 aircraft for subsidiaries

Air Transport World  2018-05-08 14:07:00

Lufthansa Group?s supervisory board approved orders for up to 16 additional aircraft to be allocated among subsidiaries.read more

Deutsche Lufthansa places 16 plane order to boost fleets

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-08 08:22:00

The supervisory board of Deutsche Lufthansa has approved an order for up to 16 additional aircraft, valued at approximately ?2.1 billion. Delivery is scheduled to take place in stages until 2022.

United Airlines, Lufthansa Cargo launch air cargo JV

Air Transport World  2018-05-04 16:01:00

Chicago-based United Airlines and Frankfurt-based Lufthansa Cargo (LHC) launched a joint venture (JV), effective May 3. The JV agreement was signed April 20, 2017.read more

Austrian Airlines agrees to new collective wage contract

Air Transport World  2018-05-01 19:36:00

Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines has agreed to a new collective wage accord for flight attendants and pilots that spells out salary increases and flexible flight duty regulations through 2021.read ...