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Air Berlin pushes ahead with EasyJet and Lufthansa talks

BBC News  2017-09-25 15:47:27

The insolvent German airline says it is pushing ahead with negotiations about a possible sale.

Lufthansa offering to pay 200 million euros for Air Berlin: BamS

Reuters  2017-09-23 22:27:15

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lufthansa is offering to pay 200 million euros ($239 million) to buy its insolvent smaller rival Air Berlin and is prepared to pay up to 100 million euros to meet operating costs ...

Lufthansa chief eyes up to 80 Air Berlin planes

gulfnews.com  2017-09-21 11:07:00

Lufthansa is competing with several other airlines for parts of Air Berlin, including easyJet and Thomas Cook?s Condor

Belgium approves Brussels Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium deal

Air Transport World  2017-09-12 12:06:00

Lufthansa Group carrier Brussels Airlines will start using slots acquired from leisure carrier Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium (TCAB) from October, after being given the green light by the Belgian Competition ...

Eurowings, Germanwings reach agreement with Cabin crew union

Reuters  2017-09-10 10:54:28

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lufthansa's budget airlines Eurowings and Germanwings have reached an agreement in principle on wages and retirement benefits with German cabin crew union UFO, Eurowings said on ...

Lufthansa Group to offer free rebooking on European routes

Breaking Travel News  2017-09-04 15:25:52

Lufthansa is making flying more flexible for passengers. Beginning in September, customers on European routes with booking categories Economy Flex, or flexible Business Class or those flying with selected ...

Ryanair boss: Germany is 'aviation banana republic'

Independent.ie  2017-08-30 01:30:00

Germany is becoming the "banana republic of European aviation" as Lufthansa prepares to secure most of the assets of failed carrier Air Berlin, according to Ryanair's chief commercial officer, Kenny Jacobs.

Eurowings to hire 600 crew for A320 fleet expansion

Air Transport World  2017-08-29 14:17:00

Lufthansa Group LCC subsidiary Eurowings will hire 600 crewmembers, comprising 200 pilots and 400 cabin crew members, as its fleet expands to a further 20 Airbus A320s. read more

Ryanair says Lufthansa will succeed in Air Berlin takeover

The Irish Times  2017-08-29 10:14:31

Airline has complained to German and EU competition authorities over move

Germany's Lufthansa gets first say on Air Berlin asset sale: union

Reuters  2017-08-17 16:23:21

BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A first round of formal talks for the sale of insolvent German airline Air Berlin's assets will be held with its bigger local rival Lufthansa on Friday, ahead of other prospective ...

Ryanair accuses Lufthansa of Air Berlin 'conspiracy'

BBC News  2017-08-16 16:05:24

Ryanair accuses Lufthansa and the German government of colluding to carve up the failed airline.

Ryanair furious over mooted Lufthansa-airBerlin deal

Breaking Travel News  2017-08-16 08:34:46

Ryanair has lodged competition complaints with the German Bundeskartellamt and the European Commission opposing a mooted deal between Lufthansa and stricken airBerlin. The smaller German carrier yesterday ...

Ryanair furious over mooted Lufthansa-airBerlin deal

Breaking Travel News  2017-08-16 08:34:26

Ryanair has lodged competition complaints with the German Bundeskartellamt and the European Commission opposing a mooted deal between Lufthansa and stricken airBerlin. The smaller German carrier yesterday ...

Air Berlin Files for Bankruptcy Protection After Biggest Investor Ends Support

The Wall Street Journal  2017-08-15 14:31:00

Air Berlin, Germany?s second-largest airline, said it had filed for bankruptcy protection and was in talks to sell part of its operations to larger rival Deutsche Lufthansa.

Ryanair claims support for rival Air Berlin breaks competition rules

The Irish Times  2017-08-15 11:26:37

German government loans insolvent airline ?150m as Lufthansa eyes parts of its business

Lufthansa poised for takeover as airberlin begins insolvency proceedings

Breaking Travel News  2017-08-15 11:25:33

Loss-making airline airBerlin is seeking protection from its creditors and has launched insolvency proceedings. However, the carrier said it wants to remain in operation following a government bailout.

Lufthansa and German government to support restructuring of airberlin

Breaking Travel News  2017-08-15 11:25:15

In order to continue with its restructuring, airberlin has filed a provisional insolvency proceeding in self-administration at the local court of Berlin-Charlottenburg. Germany flag-carrier Lufthansa is ...

Lufthansa poised for takeover as airberlin begins insolvency proceedings

Breaking Travel News  2017-08-15 11:24:59

Loss-making airline airBerlin is seeking protection from its creditors and has launched insolvency proceedings. However, the carrier said it wants to remain in operation following a government bailout.

CEO: Brussels Airlines brand to stay for now

Air Transport World  2017-08-04 16:41:00

Lufthansa subsidiary Brussels Airlines, which will be integrated into the group?s low-cost carrier (LCC) Eurowings, will keep its brand for the time being. read more

Lufthansa Group 1H net profit up 56.6%

Air Transport World  2017-08-02 14:28:00

Lufthansa Group delivered a first-half net profit of ?672 million ($766.7 million), up 56.6% from a net profit of ?429 million a year ago.read more