Lufthansa

Lufthansa collects €500 million using aircraft as securities

Lufthansa raised €500 million in H2 of 2020 by using eight aircraft as security for various financial instruments....


Nigeria lifts flight ban for Lufthansa, Air France & KLM

The government of Nigeria lifted a flight ban for Lufthansa, Air France, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.  ...


Lufthansa to offer passengers to buy meals on short-haul flights

Taking out a page out of low-cost carriers book, Lufthansa Group airlines, including Austrian Airlines and SWISS will not provide a complementary snack to economy passengers on short and medium-haul flights....


Lufthansa reaches agreement with union to avoid lay-offs

Lufthansa confirmed a new deal with trade union Verdi to cut €200 million in expenses for employment protection....


Lufthansa expects to gain proceeds in €525 million bonds offering

Lufthansa launched a €525 million worth offering of senior unsecured convertible bonds....


How six Boeing 747s became logistical nightmare for Lufthansa

When Lufthansa flew six Boeing 747 aircraft for storage in a small Dutch airport, it had no idea that airplanes would end up stuck there for months....


Can you name the airline subsidiary? [Quiz]

Over the years, airlines have established subsidiaries to expand their market reach. Some decisions were eyebrow-raising, to say the least, while others made somewhat sense. But how well do you know airline subsidiaries?...


Lufthansa suffers €1.26 billion loss, expects more

Deutsche Lufthansa, the largest German airline, reported an operating loss of €1.26 billion in the third quarter of 2020. However, after the airline expanded its flight schedule in July and August 2020 and significantly reduced costs, the losses became slightly lower in comparison to the previous quarter loss of €1.5 billion....


Lufthansa expects delay in its first Boeing 777X delivery

Lufthansa seems less than hopeful for the delivery deadline of the Boeing 777-9. Carsten Spohr, the CEO of the airline, said that the airline would add the latest twin-engine aircraft to its fleet no earlier than in 2022.  ...


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Lufthansa Technik signs new contract: seeks to reign in China

Lufthansa Technik Shenzhen and China Aviation Supplies (CASC) signed a new long-term contract of Total Component Maintenance. The contract will make both parties the biggest component support providers in China....