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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.

Brussels Airlines does no longer publish separate traffic figures

Some of you wondered why the traffic figures of Brussels Airlines were not published on the same day as those of the Lufthansa Group...

Brussels Airport partners (Brussels Airlines, TUIfly, DHL Express, Belgocontrol) strengthen environmental cooperation

Belgocontrol and Brussels Airport Company have signed a cooperation agreement with Brussels Airlines, TUI Fly and DHL Express, on undertaking joint initiatives that further...

Brussels Airlines invests further in its Africa network, axes Mumbai

  Brussels Airlines continues to invest in its position on the African market, by further reinforcing its flight offer to and from the continent. As...
Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 - copyright Wim Peeters

“Belgium Stop Over”: the Brussels Airlines way to stimulate Belgian tourism

After the success of the Hi Belgium Pass, Brussels Airlines launches a new travel option for connecting passengers to visit different Belgian cities during...

Brussels Airlines records 16.6% passenger growth in August

In August, Brussels Airlines attracted 137,282 more passengers compared to the same period last year, representing a growth of 16.6%. The Seat Load Factor...

Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 to Washington Dulles heads back to Brussels

On 11 September, a Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 (OO-SFU) from Brussels Airport to Washington Dulles headed back to Belgium while overflying Wales. The pilots...

Aviation24’s “Brussels Airlines’ fleet renewal” forum topic has reached one million page views

  On 29 August, one of the endless aviation24.be forum topics reached a staggering 1,000,000 views: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal, originally created by forum member RoMax back in 2010. Originally,...

Philippe Saeys-Desmedt appointed Senior Director Sales Sub-Saharan Africa Lufthansa Group

Brussels Airlines’ current VP Sales Africa Philippe Saeys-Desmedt is the newly appointed Senior Director Sales Sub-Saharan Africa for Lufthansa Group. Starting 1 November 2018...

Brussels Airlines A320 “Aerosmurf” heads back to London Heathrow after engine failure

On 26 August, Aerosmurf, the Brussels Airlines Airbus A320 with a Smurfs livery, suffered an engine failure shortly after take-off from London Heathrow runway...

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...
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...

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...

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...

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...

[Trip report] Flying Brussels Airlines business class between Brussels Airport and Toronto Pearson

This holiday we decided to plan a trip to Toronto, Canada. A motorhome rental took us from Niagara Falls to Buffalo, U.S. to see...

[Photo & Video Report] Brussels Airlines flies the People Of Tomorrow from Frankfurt to Brussels

Last week we reported that Brussels Airlines organises - for the seventh year in a row - party flights from all over the world...

Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines join forces in Africa: sub-Saharan sales headquartered in Brussels

One face to the customer: Lufthansa Group integrates its sales activities in Africa for all its airlines New sub-Saharan sales headquarters established in...

Brussels Airlines and the Tomorrowland festival unite the world in Belgium

For the seventh year in a row Brussels Airlines organizes party flights from all over the world to bring 11,571 festival goers to Tomorrowland...