Lufthansa News

Lufthansa records best-ever nine-month result

Lufthansa records best-ever nine-month result

25 October 2017 Airline News

The Lufthansa Group increased its total revenues for the first nine months of the year by 12.1 per cent to €26,761 million - the company’s best-ever nine-month result. “We achieved another record earnings result in the first nine months of this year,” said Carsten Spohr, chairman, Deutsche Lufthansa AG.

Karl-Ludwig takes over as chairman at Lufthansa

Karl-Ludwig takes over as chairman at Lufthansa

26 September 2017 Airline News

The board of Lufthansa has elected Karl-Ludwig Kley as the new chairman. The decision comes after Wolfgang Mayrhuber informed members of the board that he would resign from office ahead of the annual general meeting of the company.

Lufthansa Group to offer free rebooking on European routes

Lufthansa Group to offer free rebooking on European routes

4 September 2017 Airline News

Lufthansa is making flying more flexible for passengers. Beginning in September, customers on European routes with booking categories Economy Flex, or flexible Business Class or those flying with selected corporate rates will be able to rebook their return ticket to an earlier flight on the same day free of charge.

Ryanair furious over mooted Lufthansa-airBerlin deal

Ryanair furious over mooted Lufthansa-airBerlin deal

16 August 2017 Airline News

Ryanair has lodged competition complaints with the German Bundeskartellamt and the European Commission opposing a mooted deal between Lufthansa and stricken airBerlin. The smaller German carrier yesterday began insolvency protection proceedings, after shareholder Etihad Airways withdrew financial support.