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Lufthansa Cargo and Brussels Airlines Cargo start close cooperation

The marketing of Brussels Airlines’ (SN) cargo capacities by Lufthansa Cargo – as announced in spring – has begun. Appropriate advance bookings for flights...

Belgian tourists blocked in Palma de Mallorca: “Never again with Eurowings”

First delayed in Germany on their outbound flight and then back from their holidays in Palma de Mallorca, Belgian tourists spent two nights in...
Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 - copyright Wim Peeters

Contrarily to a statement made by ACP, Brussels Airlines will not reduce its frequencies to Kinshasa from 4 to 3 flights a week

The Belgian airline "Brussels Airlines" has just reduced its frequencies to Kinshasa, said Thursday the Congolese press agency ACP which allegedly got the news...

Eurowings to launch new routes to the Canary Islands

Up, up and away to the Atlantic: Cologne/Bonn – La Palma and Stuttgart – Lanzarote now bookable in winter Eurowings offers two new...

Brussels Airlines reaches an agreement with its pilots, no further social actions until the end of November

Brussels Airlines management and the trade unions representing the pilots have reached an agreement on workload reduction. In order not to complicate the negotiations...

SWISS introduces “Doctor on Board” programme

SWISS adopted the Lufthansa Group’s special “Doctor on Board” programme yesterday (Wednesday 1 August). Under the programme, registered doctors can be easily identified by...

Austrian Airlines registers increase in passenger volume of 4.0 percent in July 2018

• July 2018: Number of passengers up 4.0 percent to over 1.4 million • January to July 2018: 8.7 percent increase in passenger volume to...

SWISS reports 7.6% passenger growth in July

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,791,301 passengers in July, 7.6% more than in the same period last year. The 13,291 flights operated for...

Lufthansa Group airlines welcome around 14.2 million passengers on board in July 2018: +8.2%

Number of passengers up 8.2 percent year-on-year  Capacity utilisation decreases slightly by 0.1 percentage points to 86.3 percent Number of passengers of the...

Brussels Airlines passes monthly mark of 1 million passengers for first time in July: +16.4%

In July Brussels Airlines welcomed 144,012 more passengers compared to the same period last year, representing a growth of 16.4%. The Seat Load Factor...

[Trip report] Flying from Brussels Airport to Bangkok via Vienna with Austrian Airlines

From Brussels to Vienna Uneventful flight from Brussels to Vienna, a little delay on departure but we had enough time left to catch our connecting...

Oman Air announces new codeshare agreement with Lufthansa

Oman Air has announced that it will extend its codeshare agreement with Lufthansa. The national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman confirms its expansion...

Brussels Airlines forced to cancel four flights on Sunday

This Sunday, Brussels Airlines was forced to cancel four flights, due to incidents with two of their aircraft. All the passengers concerned were able...

Brussels Airlines A320 with Red Devils livery returns to Brussels Airport after bird strike

On Saturday afternoon (4 August) "Trident", the Brussels Airlines Airbus A320 (OO-SNA) with distinct Red Devils livery took off from Brussels Airport for a...

Brussels Airlines is hiring cabin crew members, with or without experience

Brussels Airlines, the biggest Belgian airline with a hub at Brussels Airport has launched a new recruitment campaign for cabin crew members, with or...

Lufthansa receives first Airbus A320neo with new design

11th Airbus A320neo is named ‘Heidenheim an der Brenz’ Lufthansa is receiving another brand new A320neo. The aircraft left the Airbus assembly plant in...

German Transport Minister Scheuer and Lufthansa CEO Spohr recommend measures to enhance the quality of air traffic

Recent events in Munich have shown how vulnerable the system is In a side note to the talk, Scheuer and Spohr christened a...

Substantial growth for all Lufthansa Group airlines in the first half of 2018

Number of passengers and flights as well as seat load factors all reach new record levels Network Airlines and Eurowings grow unit revenues...

SWISS to offer tomato juice on European flights longer than 50 minutes

SWISS is to offer tomato juice in Economy Class on its European services departing from Zurich from 1 August. The airline will also be...

Eurowings Airbus A340 to New York (operated by Brussels Airlines) returns to Dusseldorf

Eurowings flight #EW1100 from Dusseldorf to New York on 27 July 2018, operated by Brussels Airlines, stopped climbing at 20,000 feet just after crossing...