Brussels Airlines

Brussels Airlines is the flag carrier and largest airline of Belgium based and headquartered at Brussels Airport. It operates to over 90 destinations in Europe, North America and Africa and also offers additional charter services, maintenance and crew training. The airline is a member of the Star Alliance as well as the International Air Transport Association and the Association of European Airlines. The airline’s IATA code SN is inherited from its predecessors, Sabena and SN Brussels Airlines. It is a 100% subsidiary of Lufthansa, in which it is being integrated into Eurowings.

“Big fright for Air France passengers in Libreville”

Last Saturday (2 June), Air Belgium, flying for Air France, had unfortunately to cancel a flight from Libreville to Paris CDG after a...

Brussels Airlines launches new destinations Kiev and Wroclaw

Brussels Airlines expands its growing network with two new destinations in Eastern Europe. The Ukrainian capital Kiev and the historical Wroclaw in Poland are...

Why Brussels Airlines cancels many flights operated by CityJet with Sukhoi SuperJet 100 aircraft

During the past few weeks, Brussels Airlines was forced to cancel a series of flights operated by ACMI-partner Cityjet. Indeed, four of Cityjet's six...

Conciliation meetings between the Brussels Airlines management and the trade unions ended without an agreement

The second conciliation meeting between the Brussels Airlines management and the trade unions ended without an agreement, after more than fifteen hours of negotiations to...

Second strike day at Brussels Airlines, where a new conciliation meeting is scheduled for 10:00

After the first day of the Brussels Airlines pilots strike last Monday, a new meeting between unions and management is expected at 10:00 am...

At 09:15 a new conciliation meeting was scheduled at Brussels Airlines’ headquarters

Today is the first day of the Brussels Airlines pilot strike. As expected, almost all Brussels Airlines flights have been cancelled, except those carried...

Brussels Airlines registers 9.9% passenger growth in April

Pressure on ticket prices remains very high Following the continuing offer of competitive fares, Brussels Airlines recorded a passenger growth of 9.9%. This means, however,...

L’Echo and De Tijd: “Some 200 jobs threatened at Brussels Airlines”

The CEO of Eurowings Thorsten Dirks said last February that synergies would be operated between the two airlines of the Eurowings Group. This is...

Brussels Airlines management is in the turmoil and tries to reassure

Leading officials of Brussels Airlines tried to calm things down on Friday during a press conference as the airline prepares for a two-day strike...

Brussels Airlines pilot strike: The Belgian Cockpit Association BeCA supports their pension claims

On May 4, a survey organised by the pilot representatives revealed that the vast majority of Brussels Airlines pilots reject the proposals that their...

Brussels Airlines pilot unions have served a strike notice for Monday, 14 May and Wednesday, 16 May 2018

The trade unions representing the pilots of Brussels Airlines have served a strike notice for Monday, 14 May 2018 and Wednesday, 16 May 2018....

Brussels Airlines pilot unions ask Management to formulate a proposal

No conciliation has yet begun in the social dispute at Brussels Airlines, the company said Monday. This Tuesday, Management must submit a new document...

Brussels Airlines pilot unions serve strike notice for 11 May

The trade unions representing the pilots of Brussels Airlines have served a strike notice for Friday, 11 May 2018. They are not happy with...

Eurowings launches new flight from Düsseldorf to Fort Myers, Florida, operated by Brussels Airlines Airbus A330

Three weekly connections to Fort Myers complete Eurowings’ extensive long-haul offering Eurowings customers flying from Düsseldorf to Fort Myers can also use the...

Belgian flight crew (Brussels Airlines, TUI fly) want to see their profession recognised as a heavy occupation

The social partners of the Belgian aviation sector are working on a recommendation to be sent to the Federal Minister of Pensions Daniel Bacquelaine,...

Eurowings goes Big Apple from Dusseldorf with Brussels Airlines Airbus A340-300

Fly directly from Düsseldorf to the Big Apple six times a week from Saturday World premiere: first BIZclass on the long-haul route of...

Brussels Airlines pilots to vote on management proposal, don’t exclude strike

The pilots of Brussels Airlines will vote in the coming days on the final proposal of the management regarding their salaries and pensions. If...

Brussels Airlines extends its business lounge “The Loft” at Brussels Airport

Following the great success of The Loft and the company's rising passenger numbers, Brussels Airlines increases the capacity of its Brussels Airport lounge and...

Brussels Airlines’ new CEO Christina Foerster chats with the press about the future of the carrier

On 17 April 2018, Brussels Airlines invited a few selected journalists to an informal chat with their new CEO Christina Foerster in the Zaventem...

Brussels Airlines welcomed 13.4% more passengers in March and increases its market share at Brussels Airport

In March, 778,175 passengers boarded a Brussels Airlines flight, which represents a 13.4% increase compared to the same month last year. Passenger growth was...