Lufthansa

For Europe’s airlines, is summer travel season the last hope for survival?

With the glorious sunshine beginning to warm our hearts, for airlines, the warmth of the season could also mean crucial cash reserves....


Ryanair’s O’Leary: Lufthansa is like a drunken uncle at a German wedding

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary compared Lufthansa to a drunken uncle, as the airline was “hoovering up state subsidies.”...


Lufthansa suffers massive loss; confirms A380 and 747 exit

Following massive losses in 2020, changes are coming at Lufthansa. Many aircraft types will be retired, including the Airbus A380 and the Boeing 747....


Lufthansa Group expects sharp recovery in summer 2021

The CEO of Lufthansa Group expects a “sharp recovery” in passenger traffic around the summer season of 2021.   ...


Lufthansa to fly longest passenger flight in its history

Lufthansa prepares for a 15-hour-long non-stop flight from Hamburg to the Falkland Islands, the longest passenger flight in its history...


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....