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GermanWings offers best seats in the house

GermanWings offers best seats in the house

2 June 2011 Airline News

Passengers on GermanWings can now travel in particular comfort in the front seats of the plane following the installation of new seats across the low-cost airline’s entire fleet means. The development means the first ten rows in each aircraft now offer a particularly spacious seat pitch.

Last minute Christmas breaks in Hannover

15 December 2010 Focus

Low cost carrier Germanwings has recently launched a new service linking Stansted to Hannover in Germany. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole takes a festive trip to the Christmas markets in this most intriguing of destinations.

Sharp rise in profits at Lufthansa

Sharp rise in profits at Lufthansa

28 October 2010 Airline News

Lufthansa has reported a three-fold increase in profits, adding weight to expectations of a recovery in the global aviation sector. The German flag-carrier reported third quarter net profits of €628 million - far higher than the €390 million forecast by analysts.

Germanwings makes Hannover its sixith hub

Germanwings makes Hannover its sixith hub

7 May 2010 Focus

Germanwings, which began in October 2002 as the low cost carrier within the Lufthansa legacy group and servicing 7.2 million passengers in 2009, has added Hannover as its sixth base of operations as it launched London Stansted to Hannover Route on Thursday April, 29th. Three Airbus A 319 aircraft stationed in Hanover fly will fly to a total of 16 cities.

Pilots strike at Germanwings

Pilots strike at Germanwings

22 February 2010 Press Release Airline News

Despite industrial action next week, Germanwings will provide over 400 of the 600 flights that would normally have operated during the strike period.