Germany is bracing for a major halt in flight operations as strikes are set to ground flights tomorrow (Feb. 20) and Wednesday, affecting approximately 200,000 passengers. Lufthansa, Germany’s flagship carrier, will see 80-90% of its […]
Lufthansa Group (formally Deutsche Lufthansa AG) is a holding company named for Lufthansa, the flag carrier and largest airline in Germany.
Lufthansa Group also owns and operates Swiss International Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Air Dolomiti, and Eurowings.
With 105,290 employees, the Lufthansa Group generated revenue of EUR 16,811m in the financial year 2021. The Lufthansa Group is composed of the segments Network Airlines, Eurowings and Aviation Services. Aviation Services comprises the segments Logistics, MRO, Catering and Additional Businesses and Group Functions. The latter also include Lufthansa AirPlus, Lufthansa Aviation Training and the IT companies. All segments occupy a leading position in their respective markets.
The European Commission has initiated a thorough investigation to evaluate the proposed acquisition of ITA Airways (ITA) by Deutsche Lufthansa AG (Lufthansa) and the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) under the EU Merger
Munich Airport is gearing up for the winter season with a revamped flight schedule that kicks off on Sunday, October 29, 2023, and runs through Saturday, March 30, 2024.
Munich Airport is poised to set new benchmarks in long-haul traffic next summer. With six weeks remaining in this year’s summer flight schedule, Lufthansa has already announced significant expansions.
Lufthansa Airlines is set to broaden its horizons in the summer of 2024, introducing three new connections to the U.S. from its Frankfurt and Munich hubs.
As Oktoberfest festivities kick off in Munich, Lufthansa is once again embracing the spirit of the world’s largest beer festival. The airline’s Trachtencrews yesterday took to the skies, departing Munich for Mexico City.
Lufthansa Group unveiled the new brand identity of its young leisure airline, Eurowings Discover, now rebranded as Discover Airlines.
Germany’s Lufthansa Group has signed an agreement with Italy’s Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) on purchasing a 41% stake in Italian flag carrier ITA Airways for EUR 325m through a capital increase.
The Lufthansa Group significantly improved its result in the first quarter of 2023 compared with the previous year thanks to the continued high demand for flight tickets – especially in the private travel segment.
The Lufthansa Group is purchasing more state-of-the-art long-haul aircraft. The Group Executive Board placed order for ten Airbus A350-1000s, five Airbus A350-900s and seven Boeing 787-9s.
Aviator Airport Alliance, a full-range provider of aviation services at 15 airports across the Nordics, has announced a new partnership with Lufthansa Group.
A breakdown during construction work by Germany’s national railway company in Frankfurt led to flight chaos at flag carrier Lufthansa on Wednesday.
From 8 February 2023, Lufthansa passengers will be able to select and pre-order high-quality, fresh products as early as 30 days and up to 36 hours before departure.
Munich Airport and Lufthansa are reaffirming and strengthening their successful strategic partnership. The two companies are now signing a letter of intent (LOI) to intensify and continue the sustainable development of Munich Airport.
The market value of Turkish Airlines reached 191.3 billion Turkish liras ($10.26 billion), exceeding that of the German flag carrier Lufthansa whose value is €9.28 billion ($9.73 billion).
A pilots’ strike has forced German air carrier Lufthansa to cancel nearly 800 flights on Friday, affecting around 130,000 passengers.