ARTICLES RELATING TO LUFTHANSA

Poland near-collision drone siezed

2015-07-22 16:13

A drone has been seized in Poland and a man questioned after a near-collision with a passenger plane.

Lufthansa making SA flight changes

2015-07-02 17:27

Lufthansa has announced an increase in its direct flights to Cape Town and is also making a change to its direct flights to Johannesburg.

German govt should compensate crash victims' families - airline

2015-06-29 17:07

People who lost relatives in March's Germanwings crash in France should turn to the German government for damages, a spokesperson for the airline's parent company says.

Lufthansa now on the Apple Watch

2015-05-13 15:33

Lufthansa is now offering a new app for the Apple Watch, featuring personalised flight information and boarding passes available to passengers.

Germanwings co-pilot accelerated aircraft on descent

2015-04-03 13:02

The second black box recovered from the wreckage of Germanwings flight 4U9525 shows that the co-pilot accelerated the aircraft as it descended into the Alps, French aviation officials say.

Lufthansa execs visit French Alps crash site where 150 died

2015-04-01 13:25

Lufthansa's chief executive says it will take 'a long, long time' to understand what led to a deadly crash in the Alps, but refused to say what the airline knew about the mental health of the co-pilot suspected of deliberately destroying the plane.

Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot grounded

2015-03-27 22:35

German authorities found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from an illness that should have grounded him on the day of the tragedy.

Lufthansa, Airbus shares slide on plane crash

2015-03-24 15:22

Shares in European planemaker Airbus and German airline Lufthansa have tumbled after a plane in its low-cost division Germanwings with 150 people on board crashed in the French Alps.

Lufthansa cancels flights as strike continues

2015-03-19 20:30

Lufthansa pilots this week have announced a third consecutive day of strikes, forcing hundreds of flight cancellations and ramping up pressure on management.

German pilots' union to strike at Lufthansa

2015-03-17 18:45

German pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit says it would take strike action against Lufthansa, targeting the airline's short- and medium-haul flights.

 

Visa hot potato provokes emotional responses

2015-07-03 20:30

The impact of SA's new visa regulations continues to be a hot topic in the local tourism industry and has provoked a variety of opinions.

Germanwings crash: Lufthansa offer 'inadequate'

2015-06-30 21:00

German airline Lufthansa says it has offered compensation of €25 000 to the families of the German passengers who were killed in the Germanwings crash in March.

Bodies of teens from Germanwings crash arrive in home town

2015-06-10 21:16

The bodies of German schoolchildren killed in the Germanwings plane that was deliberately crashed in the French Alps, have arrived in their grieving home town.

German pilot doctors urge more tests

2015-04-07 20:38

German aviation industry doctors say pilots should undergo more extensive medical checks in the wake of the Germanwings crash in the French Alps.

Germanwings crash: Call to stop shaming mental illnesses

2015-04-01 17:13

The stigma associated with mental health is once again being questioned following the Germanwings plane disaster that claimed the lives of 150 passengers.

Lufthansa says $300m set aside for Germanwings crash

2015-03-31 12:40

Lufthansa's insurance consortium has set aside $300m to meet costs connected with the Germanwings crash, a Lufthansa spokesperson says.

Lufthansa group further refines safety structures

2015-03-27 17:48

The airlines of the Lufthansa Group are to adopt a new cockpit occupancy procedure as a precautionary measure.

Lufthansa says dark day for airline after plane crash

2015-03-24 14:59

The head of Lufthansa says it has been a dark day for the German airline after an airbus operated by Germanwings and carrying 148 passengers crashed in a remote area of the French Alps.

Lufthansa halts 750 flights as pilots strike

2015-03-18 17:52

Lufthansa has cancelled 750 flights due to a strike by pilots affecting thousands of passengers in a long-running dispute over early retirement benefits.

Lufthansa achieves projected operating profit

2015-03-13 10:10

Lufthansa Group's results for 2014 show all the business segments are profitable and it has achieved its projection in a far-from-easy year, says the CEO.

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