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Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 (OO-SFN) is undergoing salvage at the Pinal Airpark in Arizona

About one month ago, on 13 November, one of the oldest Airbus A330 aircraft left Brussels Airport for her final destination: Pinal Airpark. On 28...

The Lufthansa Group wants to move its widebodies between its five airlines, starting with Eurowings and Brussels Airlines

According to aviation website airliners.de, the Lufthansa Group intends to move some of its 183 widebody aircraft from Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, Lufthansa...

Wolfgang Mayrhuber, former Chairman and CEO of Lufthansa, passed away

Wolfgang Mayrhuber, former Chairman and CEO of Deutsche Lufthansa AG, passed away last Saturday, 1 December 2018, at the age of 71, due...

Eurowings takes over the Dusseldorf-Newark route from Lufthansa and adds it to its JFK route

Hotspot New York City: Eurowings now flies to Newark Discover the most attractive Christmas shopping locations in New York with Eurowings Tricks for avoiding...
Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 - copyright Wim Peeters

Brussels Airlines rejuvenates its Airbus A330 long-haul fleet

Together with Lufthansa, Brussels Airlines invests in the replacement of seven of its ten Airbus A330 long-haul aircraft. Already one aircraft left the airline’s...

Lufthansa awards Amsterdam cargo contract to WFS

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) will commence cargo handling for Lufthansa Cargo at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on 1 February 2019. The new contract will see WFS...

Winter is coming, and so is Brussels Airlines’ b.gift

This year again, Brussels Airlines launches its b.gift, a flight gift-card to put under the Christmas tree. The airline launches a gift-card, giving you...

Brussels Airlines prepares for Summer 2019 with increased frequencies to Africa and to European leisure destinations

Brussels Airlines increases its flight frequencies to African destinations Accra, Freetown, Lomé and Monrovia to offer more flexibility and even better connecting options. Furthermore,...

New European destinations for Lufthansa, starting in Summer 2019

Starting next Summer 2019, sun-seekers can reach seven new destinations non-stop from the Lufthansa hubs in Munich and Frankfurt. They not only include popular...

German union Ver.di has called Eurowings cabin crew for a work stoppage at Dusseldorf Airport

Yesterday evening (19 November), German union Vereinte Dienstleistungsgewerkschaft (Ver.di) announced a temporary warning strike for Eurowings subsidiaries Luftfahrt Gesellschaft Walter and Eurowings Germany. The union and...

Uniform look: Eurowings cabin crew take off in sky blue

Since early November: all 3,200 cabin crew in the Eurowings Group now take off in sky blue uniforms The uniform changeover required 100,000...

Brussels Airlines welcomes 98 new flight attendants

The airline remains one of the most attractive employers in Belgium Brussels Airlines welcomes 98 new colleagues to its cabin crew department. In November, the...

Austrian Airlines expands fleet at the Vienna hub by repatriating four Q400s leased to SWISS

• Four additional aircraft starting in the summer of 2019 • Aircraft to be deployed for European flights   In an initial step, Austrian Airlines will deploy...

After 25 years of commercial service, Brussels Airlines’ OO-SFN is leaving for Pinal Airpark

This morning (13 November), one of the oldest Airbus A330 aircraft left Brussels Airport for her final destination. On 28 October 2018, the 25-year-old...

SWISS and Helvetic Airways expand their collaboration

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) is to expand its partnership with Helvetic Airways, and will deploy up to eight Helvetic Airways Embraer E190-E2 aircraft...

SWISS carries 6.2% more passengers in October

Monthly traffic results Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,619,931 passengers in October, a 6.2% increase on the same month last year. SWISS operated 13,001 flights in the month, 5.9%...

October 2018 Traffic Result: Austrian Airlines with clear increase in passengers (+11.7%)

• October 2018: 1.3 million passengers – up by 11.7 percent • January to October 2018: 11.9 million passengers – up by 8.6 percent   Over 1.3...

Lufthansa Group airlines welcome around 13.2 million passengers on board in October 2018

Number of passengers rises by nine percent year-on-year Capacity utilization increases by 0.4 percentage points to 81.7 percent Double-digit passenger growth at Vienna...

First Austrian Airlines Airbus in new livery takes to the air

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=he1c9_F-K2U] • First of 36 Airbus aircraft with new Austrian logo • Both core elements of the brand image – the arrow and the Austrian...

Brussels Airlines extends loyalty programme LOOP

Brussels Airlines adds new features to its loyalty programme LOOP, designed for the increasing number of customers that flies with Brussels Airlines.  From now...