Austrian Airlines

Austrian Airlines AG, sometimes shortened to Austrian, is the flag carrier of Austria and a subsidiary of the Lufthansa Group. The airline is headquartered in the grounds of Vienna International Airport in Schwechat where it also maintains its hub. It flies to 6 domestic and more than 120 international year-round and seasonal destinations in 55 countries as of July 2016 and is a member of the Star Alliance.

Traffic Results for the first half of 2017: Additional 690,000 Passengers flew with Austrian Airlines

• Passenger rise by 13.5 percent to almost 5.8 million  • June 2017: 16.7 percent increase in passenger volume to round 1.3 million Austrian Airlines carried...
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Austrian Airlines launches flights to Cape Town (winter 2018/2019) and relaunches Tokyo (summer 2018)

Austrian Airlines will include two new long-haul destinations in its portfolio starting in 2018. As of May 15, 2018, it will offer up to...

Austrian traffic results for May 2017: Upward trend for passenger volume: +15.1%

• Slight increase of passenger load factor by 0.3 percentage points in May • January-May 2017: 12.6 percent increase in passenger volumeAustrian Airlines further increased...

Austrian Airlines offers flight service to Gothenburg starting now

• Three times a week to Gothenburg in Sweden deploying an Embraer jet • Six additional flights to Stockholm • 30 direct weekly flights from Vienna...

Fourteenth Austrian Embraer OE-LWO took off on maiden flight to Stuttgart

• Flight departing this afternoon from Vienna at 15:36 • Until the end of 2017 Austrian will integrate 17 Embraer Jets into its fleetThis afternoon,...

Austrian Airlines traffic significantly up in April: 23.1% more passengers

• Expansion of bilateral flight traffic, Easter holidays and airberlin wet-lease lead to a rise in passenger numbers • January-April 2017: 11.7 percent...

AerCap signs lease agreement with Austrian Airlines for Boeing 777 aircraft

AerCap Holdings N.V. (“AerCap”) has announced it has signed a lease agreement for a Boeing 777-200ER with Austrian Airlines. The aircraft is scheduled to...

Austrian Airlines was the most punctual airline worldwide in March 2017

Austrian Airlines was the world's most punctual airline in March 2017. This can be seen in the latest statistics from flightstats.com for global airlines....

Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines will offer high speed internet on many of their short- and medium-haul flights

Internet above the clouds – from now on, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines will offer high speed internet on many of their short- and medium-haul...

With the arrival of OE-LWE, Austrian Airlines operates the largest European Embraer 195 fleet

Thirteenth Austrian Embraer OE-LWE took off on maiden flight • Austrian operates largest Embraer 195 fleet in Europe and second largest worldwide • Embraer Jets...

Traffic Results for January-March 2017: Austrian Airlines carried more passengers in Q1 2017

• First quarter of 2017: Number of passengers up 6.6 percent to almost 2,2 million • March 2017: 7.9 percent increase in passenger volume...

Austrian Airlines adorns Boeing 777 jet with the Blue Danube waltz

• A special sticker is pasted onto a Boeing 777-200 with the registration OE-LPD on the occasion of the airline’s new flight service to...

Cathay Pacific Airways (oneworld) and Lufthansa Group (Star Alliance) agree cooperation

Cathay Pacific Airways, Lufthansa, Swiss and Austrian Airlines, sign code-share and frequent flyer agreement Shared flights will mean numerous benefits for passengers Connecting...

Twelfth Austrian Embraer OE-LWQ took off on maiden flight

• Embraer flies to more than 60 airports in Europe • New destinations within Embraer route network: Innsbruck, Krasnodar, Naples, Salzburg and VeniceYesterday evening,...

Improved operating results for Austrian Airlines in 2016

Austrian Airlines, Austria’s flag carrier, generated earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) of EUR 65 million in the 2016 financial year, comprising a rise...

Lufthansa Group transports 12.4 percent more passengers in February than the previous year

Group Airlines welcomed around 7.8 million passengers on board Seat load factor of 75.0% is a 2.7-percentage-point improvement from February 2016The airlines of...

3.2% passenger growth in February for Austrian Airlines

• January-February 2017: 5.8 percent increase in passenger volume • Passenger load-factor of February fell by 2.8 percentage points to 66.8 percent Following the positive start...

Female Lufthansa pilots are taking off

Six crews consisting of only women will be setting off from the Lufthansa Group hubs to Berlin for International Women's Day 12 female...

Austrian Airlines summer flight schedule 2017: more flights to Greece and Italy

• Austrian Airlines increases frequencies to Rhodes, Heraklion, Zakynthos, Chania, Athens and Kos in Greece • More flights to Milan and Catania in Italy • More...

Bring on the summer: Lufthansa Group airlines are offering plenty of new holiday destinations

Lufthansa Group airlines to fly to 308 destinations in 103 countries this summer Eurowings has two new stations: Munich and Palma de Mallorca ...