Lufthansa

Brussels Airlines receives €290 million state aid in exchange for firm guarantees about its future

After months of negotiations, an agreement to rescue Brussels Airlines has been reached, Belgian broadcast VRT NWS reports. The Belgian…

Milan Linate airport reopens with first flight operated by Air Dolomiti for Lufthansa

After being closed for 4 months, Milan Linate Airport reopened yesterday (15 July) and welcomed the very first commercial flight:…

Lufthansa develops “Ocean” concept – Brussels Airlines to operate long-haul tourist route Frankfurt-Windhoek (Namibia)

Lufthansa continues to position itself in order to regain competitivity once its financial future has been secured. It will increasingly…

Lufthansa launches second set of measures of its restructuring programme, affecting people and fleet

Effects of the coronavirus pandemic make restructuring in the companies and central departments of Lufthansa Group inevitable “ReNew” restructuring programme…

Lufthansa Group: 50 percent of the fleet back in the air by October

Lufthansa Group airlines publish flight schedules through the end of October, encompassing autumn holidays Demand for longer-term bookings increasing 380…

SWISS’s response to today’s decision of the Lufthansa Extraordinary General Meeting

SWISS and Edelweiss welcome the decision by Lufthansa’s shareholders at today’s Extraordinary General Meeting to approve the corporate actions proposed…

The shareholders of Deutsche Lufthansa AG approve the 9 billion euro stabilisation package

The Extraordinary General Meeting of shareholders of Deutsche Lufthansa AG was held today (25 June) at 12:00 under the chairmanship…

Lufthansa and independent flight attendant union UFO agree on crisis package

On 24 June, Lufthansa and the independent flight attendants' union UFO agreed on a package of measures worth more than…

Who is Heinz Hermann Thiele, the man who could have derailed Lufthansa’s rescue package, but will eventually approve it?

For weeks, the federal government, Lufthansa and the EU worked on a rescue plan for the airline that is submitted…

Lufthansa shuts down SunExpress Deutschland; Turkish branch stays active

Lufthansa has decided to close down the flight operations of SunExpress Deutschland, a joint-venture created by Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines,…

Lufthansa Group network airlines (except Brussels Airlines) offer customers return flight guarantee

General return flight guarantee for all customers on European routes  Classic and Flex fares will be extended to include an…

Implementation of Lufthansa stabilisation package not yet secured

The Company's General Meeting on 25 June is to decide on the capital measures and the 20% stake of the…

Lufthansa Group informs works councils about personnel situation : 22,000 jobs threatened

Prospective of personnel surplus at Lufthansa Group companies totals 22,000 full-time positions, half of them in Germany Reduction of overcapacities…

Air Dolomiti returns to fly to Frankfurt and Munich

After more than two months of lockdown, connections between Italian cities and German hubs resume. Italian airports reopen and Air…

Lufthansa Supervisory Board approves stabilisation measures – Next step shareholders meeting on 25 June

Recommendation to shareholders to approve at extraordinary General Meeting on 25 June 2020 Aim for rapid return of the stabilising…

European Commission and German Government agree on Lufthansa rescue package – The airline surrenders 8 aircraft and 24 slots in Frankfurt/Munich

The German Federal Government and the EU Commission agree on the Lufthansa dispute According to Handelsblatt, there is obviously a…

Lufthansa pilots’ union wants Lufthansa to remain competitive by maintaining all slots

The Lufthansa rescue package is subject to approval by the EU Commission. According to media reports, Brussels is demanding that…

Lufthansa Supervisory Board unhappy with EU conditions, suspends convocation of General Meeting for approval of rescue package

At its meeting today, the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG discussed the acceptance of the stabilisation package offered by…

Ryanair condemns €9 billion state aid to Lufthansa

Ryanair today (Tues 26 May) condemned the German Government’s decision to award €9bn of State Aid to Lufthansa on top…

Lufthansa pilots union welcomes rescue package, expects EU Commission to avoid blocking it

The Vereinigung Cockpit pilots' union about the Lufthansa rescue package: Delays and restrictions from Brussels should not endanger jobs. Vereinigung…

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