Lufthansa warns Brexit to hit UK airlines

2017-03-28 14:12

Lufthansa CEO expects France and Germany to take a hard line against the UK aviation industry in Brexit negotiations, threatening to disrupt flight connections.

Etihad, Lufthansa extend cooperation

2017-02-01 19:02

Etihad Aviation Group and Lufthansa German Airlines, part of Europe’s largest aviation group, have unveiled details of a new commercial partnership.

Etihad, Lufthansa conclude codeshare agreement

2016-12-20 14:22

Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, and Lufthansa German Airlines have concluded a codeshare agreement.

Lufthansa CEO: Company must defeat pilot strike to survive

2016-11-24 13:32

Deutsche Lufthansa's CEO says Europe’s third-largest airline must hold its nerve and face down striking pilots if it’s to deliver meaningful savings and survive.

Lufthansa cancels about 900 flights amid pilot strike

2016-11-23 10:00

Deutsche Lufthansa has cancelled at least 876 flights, disrupting travel for about 100 000 people, due to a strike by pilots that is set to continue.

Lufthansa aims for Eurowings, Air Berlin collaboration

2016-09-29 19:00

Lufthansa has signed a letter of intent on a wet lease of up to 40 aircraft which will be operated by the Air Berlin Group for Eurowings and Austrian Airlines.

Luggage change for Lufthansa passengers out of SA

2016-09-15 15:48

Lufthansa passengers travelling in economy class out of South Africa globally will now be allowed two pieces of checked-in luggage.

Lufthansa cabin crews back, ending strike

2016-08-25 11:02

Deutsche Lufthansa flight attendants have approved a three-year contract to end one of the airline’s long-running disputes over pay and pensions that have led to strikes.

Lufthansa extends direct CT-Frankfurt flights

2016-07-26 19:50

Commencing December 2 2016, Lufthansa German Airlines will extend its direct flight between Frankfurt and Cape Town to year-round.

Lufthansa narrows loss on fuel, cost-cuts plan

2016-05-03 12:01

Lufthansa has reduced its loss for the seasonally weak first quarter by more than two-thirds after benefiting from lower fuel prices and cutting costs.


Ryanair squeezes Lufthansa by tripling jets

2017-02-28 14:16

Ryanair plans to more than triple the number of planes based at Frankfurt airport next winter, boosting the low-cost carrier’s position in Deutsche Lufthansa’s backyard.

Air access project generates R3bn for Cape Town

2016-12-21 16:55

A project to improve air access into the Western Cape has played a key role in generating R3bn in direct tourism spend for the province.

Lufthansa celebrates new Frankfurt/Cape Town flights

2016-12-02 19:15

Lufthansa celebrates its new direct year-round flight between Frankfurt and Cape Town and explains why it has made such a strategic move.

Update on Lufthansa pilot strike

2016-11-23 16:46

More than two thirds of all Lufthansa Group flights are taking place according to a special schedule that has been introduced.

Fake Germanwings victim relative convicted in Germany

2016-10-26 21:04

A German court has given a woman a year's suspended jail sentence for posing as the cousin of a victim in last year's Germanwings plane crash and obtaining compensation offered by the airline.

Lufthansa announces acquisition

2016-09-28 16:02

The supervisory board of Lufthansa has approved the exercising of a call option to acquire the remaining shares in SN Airholding.

US flight school promoted struggling Germanwings pilot

2016-08-31 06:15

Summaries of FBI interviews with flight instructors has shown that the pilot who had deliberately flown his airliner into a mountainside in 2015 had struggled with learning to fly.

Lufthansa sees difficult quarter on terrorism attacks

2016-08-02 09:30

Lufthansa’s average ticket prices have fallen in the second quarter as a drop in demand stemming from terrorist attacks in Europe.

European tourists view Cape Town as a great destination

2016-05-27 19:17

With Cape Town currently regarded as a popular destination among European tourists, Lufthansa is now offering direct flights between Frankfurt and Cape Town.

Lufthansa positive about results

2016-04-28 18:11

Lufthansa Group's 2015 results are some of the best in the company’s history, it claims.

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