Lufthansa Group | Newsroom > Press Releases https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/all 45cc4b4e-f9ff-47b6-9da9-128b0183014f/Lufthansa Amenity Kits convince with design and sustainability https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-amenity-kits-convince-with-design-and-sustainability/s/45cc4b4e-f9ff-47b6-9da9-128b0183014f Lufthansa Amenity Kits convince with design and sustainability First place at the Onboard Hospitality Award for First Class Kit ]]> 5/24/2018 8:31:00 AM 828f323e-9182-4213-8c03-1bf10f3b2c77/Lufthansa Group Airlines Introduce New Economy “Light” Fare on North American Routes https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-airlines-introduce-new-economy--light--fare-on-north-american-routes/s/828f323e-9182-4213-8c03-1bf10f3b2c77 Lufthansa Group Airlines Introduce New Economy “Light” Fare on North American Routes New fare with carry-on luggage bookable as of summer 2018 • Add one piece of luggage or request a seat reservation on an individual basis • Successful test phase on routes between Scandinavia and... ]]> 5/22/2018 9:40:00 AM 2b354e73-2990-4c2e-8598-f195cab8792a/The Lufthansa Orchestra visits Malta to present "Sky Classics" https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/the-lufthansa-orchestra-visits-malta-to-present--sky-classics-/s/2b354e73-2990-4c2e-8598-f195cab8792a The Lufthansa Orchestra visits Malta to present "Sky Classics" Concert with the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra and Ivan Grech on 9 June in Valetta ]]> 5/22/2018 8:05:00 AM 609a854c-183c-424f-9ed4-f2ac9306e9cf/A milestone in cabin lighting: Lufthansa A350-900 awarded German Lighting Design Prize https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/a-milestone-in-cabin-lighting--lufthansa-a350-900-awarded-german-lighting-design-prize/s/609a854c-183c-424f-9ed4-f2ac9306e9cf A milestone in cabin lighting: Lufthansa A350-900 awarded German Lighting Design Prize special prize for on-board lighting design • cabin lighting supports the well-being of the passengers • already the second award for the Lufthansa A350-900 ]]> 5/18/2018 8:24:00 AM 9bf61ef9-4e8a-46b8-ba64-4c17695c7e38/Lufthansa Group and Travix announce NDC partnership https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-and-travix-announce-ndc-partnership/s/9bf61ef9-4e8a-46b8-ba64-4c17695c7e38 Lufthansa Group and Travix announce NDC partnership Lufthansa Group and Travix intensify longstanding partnership with joint approach on NDC under the Airline Group’s upcoming NDC Partner Programme • Travix customers will benefit from access to... ]]> 5/17/2018 9:27:00 AM 2eb8018e-2363-467b-a180-bae4ed253f89/Lufthansa Hub Munich honoured for sustainable environmental management https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-hub-munich-honoured-for-sustainable-environmental-management/s/2eb8018e-2363-467b-a180-bae4ed253f89 Lufthansa Hub Munich honoured for sustainable environmental management First EMAS validation and ISO 14001 certification • Premium claim also comprises environment and sustainability ]]> 5/15/2018 2:12:00 PM 69ee32a6-cdcc-44a4-9a01-baf70f9f6d22/A dream! Lufthansa increases sleeping comfort in Business Class https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/a-dream--lufthansa-increases-sleeping-comfort-in-business-class/s/69ee32a6-cdcc-44a4-9a01-baf70f9f6d22 A dream! Lufthansa increases sleeping comfort in Business Class Passengers on selected long-haul flights lasting ten and a half or more hours can now relax even more with the new "Dream Collection„ ]]> 5/14/2018 7:46:00 AM 08da3fca-b480-4eb5-822a-dbd6558fd0df/Lufthansa Group Airlines welcome around 12.2 million passengers on board in April 2018 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-airlines-welcome-around-12.2-million-passengers-on-board-in-april-2018/s/08da3fca-b480-4eb5-822a-dbd6558fd0df Lufthansa Group Airlines welcome around 12.2 million passengers on board in April 2018 Number of passengers up 9.1 percent year-on-year • load factor declines by 1.1 percentage points to 81.2 percent • positive currency-adjusted sales environment ]]> 5/11/2018 11:01:00 AM 05cad5a8-e8b2-45d6-8a4a-1dbc83a154e7/New Lufthansa Supervisory Board meets for its constituent meeting https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/new-lufthansa-supervisory-board-meets-for-its-constituent-meeting/s/05cad5a8-e8b2-45d6-8a4a-1dbc83a154e7 New Lufthansa Supervisory Board meets for its constituent meeting Board elects Dr. Karl-Ludwig Kley as its Chairman ]]> 5/8/2018 2:00:00 PM 26b5a3cc-41d1-4b05-a631-2294e1634160/Lufthansa shareholders approve every agenda item at this year’s Annual General Meeting https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-shareholders-approve-every-agenda-item-at-this-year-s-annual-general-meeting/s/26b5a3cc-41d1-4b05-a631-2294e1634160 Lufthansa shareholders approve every agenda item at this year’s Annual General Meeting Some 1700 shareholders attend the Lufthansa Group shareholder meeting in Frankfurt • New members elected to the Supervisory Board ]]> 5/8/2018 2:00:00 PM 1baaae28-f680-4d9d-9339-69a9aafb7fb0/Lufthansa Group on successful path of modernization https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-on-successful-path-of-modernization/s/1baaae28-f680-4d9d-9339-69a9aafb7fb0 Lufthansa Group on successful path of modernization Company presents best result in its history at Annual General Meeting • Shareholders shall profit with a 60 percent higher dividend ]]> 5/8/2018 9:38:00 AM 588920ae-4a35-4ee8-8dc5-ac4f2c0ecea6/Lufthansa Group continues to invest in fleet modernization https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-continues-to-invest-in-fleet-modernization/s/588920ae-4a35-4ee8-8dc5-ac4f2c0ecea6 Lufthansa Group continues to invest in fleet modernization Supervisory Board approves order of 16 additional aircraft ]]> 5/7/2018 4:22:00 PM 35915df2-d623-420e-bf7a-37ca6ccdf711/Lufthansa is opening the doors of the Lufthansa Aviation Center to the public on May 5 for the “Lange Nacht der Museen” museum night https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-is-opening-the-doors-of-the-lufthansa-aviation-center-to-the-public-on-may-5-for-the--lang/s/35915df2-d623-420e-bf7a-37ca6ccdf711 Lufthansa is opening the doors of the Lufthansa Aviation Center to the public on May 5 for the “Lange Nacht der Museen” museum night Special exhibition: The Crane Chronicles • Short tours through the Lufthansa Aviation Center • Chamber music by the Lufthansa orchestra’s woodwind quintet • Art books and historical items can be... ]]> 5/3/2018 1:21:00 PM 24c30d77-b293-426b-a89d-9781ee815226/The perfect start: Lufthansa A380 exceeds expectations in Munich https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/the-perfect-start--lufthansa-a380-exceeds-expectations-in-munich/s/24c30d77-b293-426b-a89d-9781ee815226 The perfect start: Lufthansa A380 exceeds expectations in Munich Lufthansa A380 in Munich with good performance and high capacity utilization even in its first month • The further stationing of the A340-600 with Lufthansa First Class increases the premium offer... ]]> 5/2/2018 10:57:00 AM 93d81b8c-f559-472a-9a1a-68a085f85e8e/A change in help alliance's management https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/a-change-in-help-alliance-s-management/s/93d81b8c-f559-472a-9a1a-68a085f85e8e A change in help alliance's management Andrea Pernkopf is taking over the management of help alliance from Joachim Steinbach ]]> 4/27/2018 12:48:00 PM 3b5d2de0-ff9d-4330-aa12-cc465da4f757/Lufthansa Group Airlines launch new digital services in Asia https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-airlines-launch-new-digital-services-in-asia/s/3b5d2de0-ff9d-4330-aa12-cc465da4f757 Lufthansa Group Airlines launch new digital services in Asia With the "AnyWay Travel Pass" from Hong Kong to destinations in Europe at low cost • Partnership with Korea's largest messenger platform ]]> 4/27/2018 9:46:00 AM f5ea4828-f58e-4c7b-90bb-33ce8ae57d24/Lufthansa Group continues successful development in the first quarter of 2018 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-continues-successful-development-in-the-first-quarter-of-2018/s/f5ea4828-f58e-4c7b-90bb-33ce8ae57d24 Lufthansa Group continues successful development in the first quarter of 2018 Adjusted EBIT improves slightly year-on-year to EUR 26 million • Network Airlines and Lufthansa Cargo with significant margin improvements • Lufthansa achieves its best first-quarter margin... ]]> 4/26/2018 5:30:00 AM b0252719-aab8-49e5-bbb9-05c58060b09f/Lufthansa Group offers 85 additional flights to Russia for the World Cup https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-offers-85-additional-flights-to-russia-for-the-world-cup/s/b0252719-aab8-49e5-bbb9-05c58060b09f Lufthansa Group offers 85 additional flights to Russia for the World Cup Increase in daily flights to Moscow: departing up to six times a day from Frankfurt and up to four daily departures from Munich • Additional daily flight between Frankfurt and Moscow, from 1 June... ]]> 4/24/2018 12:18:00 PM c6b26e50-9b29-466d-a5fa-f0e27e85afc9/Personnel changes in the Lufthansa Group https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/personnel-changes-in-the-lufthansa-group/s/c6b26e50-9b29-466d-a5fa-f0e27e85afc9 Personnel changes in the Lufthansa Group Dr Alexis von Hoensbroech is to become the new CEO of Austrian Airlines, subject to the approval of the Supervisory Board of Austrian Airlines • Dorothea von Boxberg to succeed as Chief Commercial... ]]> 4/11/2018 2:14:00 PM 1669afe0-6bf5-4507-a14e-ef9b4d7d1809/In March Lufthansa Group airlines increase capacity utilization to a new record level despite significantly increased services https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/in-march-lufthansa-group-airlines-increase-capacity-utilization-to-a-new-record-level-despite-signif/s/1669afe0-6bf5-4507-a14e-ef9b4d7d1809 In March Lufthansa Group airlines increase capacity utilization to a new record level despite significantly increased services Occupancy rate rises by 3.9 percentage points to 81.2 percent in March • Number of flights increases by 8.1% at the same time • Around 11.1 million passengers fly with Lufthansa Group Airlines... ]]> 4/11/2018 11:10:00 AM b7b75761-2da9-437a-8275-f103cc400df9/Lufthansa Group presents new seat for Airbus A320 Family aircraft https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-presents-new-seat-for-airbus-a320-family-aircraft/s/b7b75761-2da9-437a-8275-f103cc400df9 Lufthansa Group presents new seat for Airbus A320 Family aircraft Lufthansa, SWISS and Austrian Airlines introduce standarized seats for the first time across airlines • Innovative slim backrest and full foam seat cushions ensure a comfortable travel experience... ]]> 4/11/2018 10:30:00 AM c1ef711d-587a-46fd-81ff-3b270d271f27/Lufthansa must cancel more than 800 flights due to Verdi strike https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-must-cancel-more-than-800-flights-due-to-verdi-strike/s/c1ef711d-587a-46fd-81ff-3b270d271f27 Lufthansa must cancel more than 800 flights due to Verdi strike Alternative flight schedule is published on Lufthansa.com • Flight operations to return to normal on Wednesday • “It is completely unacceptable for the union to impose this conflict on uninvolved... ]]> 4/9/2018 12:23:00 PM 04d1b634-7c50-46a2-9b50-a917479d794d/Ready for A380 take-off – Hello Los Angeles! https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/ready-for-a380-take-off-hello-los-angeles/s/04d1b634-7c50-46a2-9b50-a917479d794d Ready for A380 take-off – Hello Los Angeles! Premiere for A380 commercial flights from Munich – LH 452 on Sunday at 12.00 pm ]]> 3/23/2018 11:18:00 AM d398c5c6-40b6-41b7-9b38-37433829cf93/Lufthansa prepares for Easter travel wave; 2.7 million pas-sengers expected at hubs in Frankfurt and Munich https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-prepares-for-easter-travel-wave-2.7-million-pas-sengers-expected-at-hubs-in-frankfurt-and/s/d398c5c6-40b6-41b7-9b38-37433829cf93 Lufthansa prepares for Easter travel wave; 2.7 million pas-sengers expected at hubs in Frankfurt and Munich Plan sufficient time for the way to the departure gate • Fraport AG recommends passengers to arrive at the airport at least 2.5 hours prior to departure. Longer waiting times may occur in... ]]> 3/22/2018 1:24:00 PM 5b63c1d3-767b-409c-af69-939285d7fc89/Lufthansa to fly non-stop to Jeddah and Addis Ababa in two separate flights from October 2018 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-to-fly-non-stop-to-jeddah-and-addis-ababa-in-two-separate-flights-from-october-2018/s/5b63c1d3-767b-409c-af69-939285d7fc89 Lufthansa to fly non-stop to Jeddah and Addis Ababa in two separate flights from October 2018 New, attractive take-off times to Jeddah and Addis Ababa • Improved access to the global network of Lufthansa Group • Bookable as of today ]]> 3/21/2018 7:57:00 AM 67ae0931-52b9-4663-98d0-7cc4dd94b020/Lufthansa begins biometric boarding at LAX, paving the way for nationwide usage at airports https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-begins-biometric-boarding-at-lax--paving-the-way-for-nationwide-usage-at-airports/s/67ae0931-52b9-4663-98d0-7cc4dd94b020 Lufthansa begins biometric boarding at LAX, paving the way for nationwide usage at airports Biometric technologies simplify, de-stress and significantly speed up airplane boarding ]]> 3/20/2018 11:32:00 AM dcab6abc-22f1-420d-951e-e19a9fe7806f/Lufthansa Group achieves best result in its history https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-achieves-best-result-in-its-history/s/dcab6abc-22f1-420d-951e-e19a9fe7806f Lufthansa Group achieves best result in its history Results for 2017 Adjusted EBIT increased around 70 percent to some EUR 3 billion Adjusted EBIT margin raised 2.9 percentage points to 8.4 percent Earnings growth primarily driven by the Group’s... ]]> 3/15/2018 6:30:00 AM 6b9448d4-82ff-4ecb-b73c-987838e4c540/Lufthansa Supervisory Board extends contract of Carsten Spohr https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-supervisory-board-extends-contract-of-carsten-spohr/s/6b9448d4-82ff-4ecb-b73c-987838e4c540 Lufthansa Supervisory Board extends contract of Carsten Spohr CEO appointed for five more years ]]> 3/14/2018 9:31:00 AM 8224df0e-a39a-4449-9069-331efa3ad0fd/In February 2018 Lufthansa Group Airlines welcome about 13 percent more passengers on board than in the previous year https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/in-february-2018-lufthansa-group-airlines-welcome-about-13-percent-more-passengers-on-board-than-in-/s/8224df0e-a39a-4449-9069-331efa3ad0fd In February 2018 Lufthansa Group Airlines welcome about 13 percent more passengers on board than in the previous year Around 8.8 million passengers fly with Lufthansa Group Airlines • Seat load factor increased by 1.2 percentage points to 76.2% • Number of flights increases for the Group by 9.2% • The Point-to-Poi... ]]> 3/9/2018 12:01:00 PM d95b060c-4c17-4cb4-976d-b5c9d01fc5be/Lufthansa Group female pilots take off https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-female-pilots-take-off/s/d95b060c-4c17-4cb4-976d-b5c9d01fc5be Lufthansa Group female pilots take off Six all-female crews of the Lufthansa Group will take off to Berlin for World Women's Day • 12 pilots fly passengers from Frankfurt, Munich, Cologne, Zurich, Vienna and Brussels to the German... ]]> 3/7/2018 11:48:00 AM 81d0985b-7d05-4637-9388-858252618efa/Extended food selection: Lufthansa introduces “A la carte dining“ meals in Economy and Premium Economy Class https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/extended-food-selection--lufthansa-introduces-a-la-carte-dining-meals-in-economy-and-premium-econo/s/81d0985b-7d05-4637-9388-858252618efa Extended food selection: Lufthansa introduces “A la carte dining“ meals in Economy and Premium Economy Class In the future, seven selected menus can be ordered on long-haul flights for an extra charge ]]> 3/7/2018 11:25:00 AM 64018120-d666-4669-b8d0-b3b6ddcc3697/Lufthansa Group to strengthen its own and NDC channels with “best fares” via direct distribution https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-to-strengthen-its-own-and-ndc-channels-with-best-fares-via-direct-distribution/s/64018120-d666-4669-b8d0-b3b6ddcc3697 Lufthansa Group to strengthen its own and NDC channels with “best fares” via direct distribution Lufthansa Group to launch action next month offering lower fares for its own distribution channels and to Direct Connect partners. • Lufthansa Group to offer lower prices for long-haul seat... ]]> 3/7/2018 11:06:00 AM d589e945-05d2-4cd1-918c-f97f9434dbc5/Lufthansa Group offers digital and virtual experiences at the ITB https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-offers-digital-and-virtual-experiences-at-the-itb/s/d589e945-05d2-4cd1-918c-f97f9434dbc5 Lufthansa Group offers digital and virtual experiences at the ITB Lufthansa Group present in hall 25, booth 156 across three floors with aug-mented and virtual reality as well as 3D projections • Experience Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings,... ]]> 3/5/2018 11:16:00 AM 234b9da1-5558-48d7-8e5f-e1db5ac9b118/Change at the Head of Corporate International Relations and Government Affairs - Thomas Kropp hands over to Dr. Kay Lindemann https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/change-at-the-head-of-corporate-international-relations-and-government-affairs---thomas-kropp-hands-/s/234b9da1-5558-48d7-8e5f-e1db5ac9b118 Change at the Head of Corporate International Relations and Government Affairs - Thomas Kropp hands over to Dr. Kay Lindemann Dr. Kay Lindemann new Head of Corporate International Relations and Government Affairs of the Executive Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG. • Thomas Kropp, a committed advocate in the interests of the... ]]> 3/1/2018 4:58:00 PM a1dc9ebc-8bd1-4ee4-83ca-533021fce98d/Continue to fly together: Lufthansa Group extends partnership with Crane Protection Germany https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/continue-to-fly-together--lufthansa-group-extends-partnership-with-crane-protection-germany/s/a1dc9ebc-8bd1-4ee4-83ca-533021fce98d Continue to fly together: Lufthansa Group extends partnership with Crane Protection Germany Group continues decades of commitment to protecting its heraldic animal ]]> 2/21/2018 9:33:00 AM bcaae321-c1da-46ee-b7f3-9926f1becc3b/Munich Airport and Lufthansa start testing of humanoid robot in Terminal 2 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/munich-airport-and-lufthansa-start-testing-of-humanoid-robot-in-terminal-2/s/bcaae321-c1da-46ee-b7f3-9926f1becc3b Munich Airport and Lufthansa start testing of humanoid robot in Terminal 2 "Josie Pepper" to provide information to passengers ]]> 2/15/2018 8:57:00 AM 3ba515ca-c769-48a6-9df3-9f6180e21e16/Star Alliance Creates Digital Services Platform with Accenture to Deliver an Improved Experience Across its Member Airline Network https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/star-alliance-creates-digital-services-platform-with-accenture-to-deliver-an-improved-experience-acr/s/3ba515ca-c769-48a6-9df3-9f6180e21e16 Star Alliance Creates Digital Services Platform with Accenture to Deliver an Improved Experience Across its Member Airline Network Lufthansa and United first two carriers using platform to enhance customer experience ]]> 2/9/2018 2:11:00 PM 9e663cef-0a4e-4287-8b2a-b93d95e6297e/Lufthansa Group Airlines welcome 8.7 million passengers on board in January 2018 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-airlines-welcome-8.7-million-passengers-on-board-in-january-2018/s/9e663cef-0a4e-4287-8b2a-b93d95e6297e Lufthansa Group Airlines welcome 8.7 million passengers on board in January 2018 In January 2018, 10.1% more passengers flew with Lufthansa Group airlines than in the previous year ]]> 2/9/2018 12:00:00 PM 4196bd4c-c455-4475-bc76-68792767da89/Heritage meets the future. Lufthansa presents a new brand design. https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/heritage-meets-the-future.-lufthansa-presents-a-new-brand-design./s/4196bd4c-c455-4475-bc76-68792767da89 Heritage meets the future. Lufthansa presents a new brand design. Dark blue becomes the leading brand color – yellow accentuates • Lufthansa fleet receives new livery after almost 30 years • New design as the most visible sign of Lufthansa's modernization ]]> 2/7/2018 3:00:00 PM ddcf3e6f-674b-4bc7-bdbc-8f2f4e74f07f/Lufthansa and Verdi conclude long-term labor agreement https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-and-verdi-conclude-long-term-labor-agreement/s/ddcf3e6f-674b-4bc7-bdbc-8f2f4e74f07f Lufthansa and Verdi conclude long-term labor agreement New collective wage agreements concluded for around 28,000 employees • Up to 6 percent pay increase for 33 months • Term from 1 January 2018 to 30 September 2020 ]]> 2/7/2018 9:01:00 AM c57ba4ac-a1dd-494a-9a23-29983c491477/Time saving made easy https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/time-saving-made-easy/s/c57ba4ac-a1dd-494a-9a23-29983c491477 Time saving made easy Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines introduce "preferred seat zone" on long-haul flights ]]> 2/6/2018 9:35:00 AM 90430939-06bc-4c49-8cc1-749ff27647e1/The new Lufthansa design goes on tour https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/the-new-lufthansa-design-goes-on-tour/s/90430939-06bc-4c49-8cc1-749ff27647e1 The new Lufthansa design goes on tour Jumbo jet and A321 will visit ten German airports, as well as Milan and Paris. ]]> 2/5/2018 12:24:00 PM a558cb8a-3da6-413a-825a-f5021c5f307e/Creating prospects for 700 township children in South Africa https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/creating-prospects-for-700-township-children-in-south-africa/s/a558cb8a-3da6-413a-825a-f5021c5f307e Creating prospects for 700 township children in South Africa help alliance opens iThemba Primary School in Capricorn near Cape Town • First-class education for disadvantaged girls and boys • Lufthansa Group aid organisation works closely with South African... ]]> 2/1/2018 9:12:00 AM 05058160-9ab4-42aa-9ab7-3b6bbcc4cafb/New Lufthansa Lounge in Milan Malpensa https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/new-lufthansa-lounge-in-milan-malpensa/s/05058160-9ab4-42aa-9ab7-3b6bbcc4cafb New Lufthansa Lounge in Milan Malpensa New design concept creates a cosy atmosphere for working and relaxing ]]> 1/30/2018 11:06:00 AM 9866db6c-7162-4943-a4f7-6da222c7bd7a/Seventh Lufthansa A350-900 touches down in Munich https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/seventh-lufthansa-a350-900-touches-down-in-munich/s/9866db6c-7162-4943-a4f7-6da222c7bd7a Seventh Lufthansa A350-900 touches down in Munich A350 maiden flights from Munich to Seoul, New York, Chicago, Denver, Singapore and Vancouver • German Design Award for the Economy Class ]]> 1/30/2018 6:59:00 AM a7b4d4ab-fd8e-48d7-8889-57eb2288371f/Automatic check-in for a relaxed start your journey https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/automatic-check-in-for-a-relaxed-start-your-journey/s/a7b4d4ab-fd8e-48d7-8889-57eb2288371f Automatic check-in for a relaxed start your journey Lufthansa customers will now automatically receive their boarding pass directly to their smartphone 23 hours before departure – without having to check-in themselves Lufthansa passengers will now... ]]> 1/26/2018 1:05:00 PM 6954b1c8-194e-4ec0-ab9d-0d6beff2063d/Lufthansa Group Airlines is standardizing its A320 fleet https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-airlines-is-standardizing-its-a320-fleet/s/6954b1c8-194e-4ec0-ab9d-0d6beff2063d Lufthansa Group Airlines is standardizing its A320 fleet Uniform specification for all aircraft of the Airbus A320 family delivered to the Lufthansa Group from 2019 onward • More flexibility when it comes to aircraft transfers between airlines • More... ]]> 1/25/2018 9:00:00 AM 9d669720-6418-46e7-a75b-b1be6a72514c/Star Alliance enhances Round the World fare product https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/star-alliance-enhances-round-the-world-fare-product/s/9d669720-6418-46e7-a75b-b1be6a72514c Star Alliance enhances Round the World fare product Globetrotting with just two stopovers now possible ]]> 1/24/2018 3:22:00 PM c3955059-102a-4808-b652-ca8c02ffa1b1/Lufthansa will be flying from Frankfurt to Shenyang in China again in Summer 2018 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-will-be-flying-from-frankfurt-to-shenyang-in-china-again-in-summer-2018/s/c3955059-102a-4808-b652-ca8c02ffa1b1 Lufthansa will be flying from Frankfurt to Shenyang in China again in Summer 2018 Cultural and economic hotspot in the northeast of the People’s Republic ]]> 1/24/2018 3:08:00 PM 2d33495b-2ea3-42e5-911d-6631b1b2d41b/The “10-Star Hub” of Lufthansa and Munich Airport https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/the-10-star-hub-of-lufthansa-and-munich-airport/s/2d33495b-2ea3-42e5-911d-6631b1b2d41b The “10-Star Hub” of Lufthansa and Munich Airport For the first time: 30 million passengers in Terminal 2 ]]> 1/17/2018 9:11:00 AM eb53fb96-de5e-40fc-a332-8235a375059c/Lufthansa Munich: get there faster https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-munich-get-there-faster/s/eb53fb96-de5e-40fc-a332-8235a375059c Lufthansa Munich: get there faster Significant time savings before flights to Düsseldorf, Berlin/Tegel, Frankfurt and Hamburg ]]> 1/16/2018 11:06:00 AM 7c0f1600-8b4a-4e73-8a21-5dd7bdf1a05b/With 130 million passengers the airlines of Lufthansa Group reach an all-time high in 2017 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/with-130-million-passengers-the-airlines-of-lufthansa-group-reach-an-all-time-high-in-2017/s/7c0f1600-8b4a-4e73-8a21-5dd7bdf1a05b With 130 million passengers the airlines of Lufthansa Group reach an all-time high in 2017 Airlines continue to set new records for passenger numbers and load factors • 9.3 million passengers flew with the Lufthansa Group Airlines in December, therefore 19.9% more than in the previous... ]]> 1/10/2018 12:01:00 PM e955c937-391a-4928-932b-13c6f4e34e4b/Deutsche Telekom and Lufthansa are making flying smarter https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/deutsche-telekom-and-lufthansa-are-making-flying-smarter/s/e955c937-391a-4928-932b-13c6f4e34e4b Deutsche Telekom and Lufthansa are making flying smarter More individualized flight experience and increased passenger comfort • Prototype test in Lufthansa FlyingLab • Lufthansa and Deutsche Telekom extend collaboration with finalists ]]> 1/8/2018 12:22:00 PM 55f394f4-35ea-45cc-8a57-b8df58930f0b/Lufthansa Group to hire more than 8000 new employees in 2018 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-to-hire-more-than-8000-new-employees-in-2018/s/55f394f4-35ea-45cc-8a57-b8df58930f0b Lufthansa Group to hire more than 8000 new employees in 2018 Largest growth in cabin crew with 4,000 new employees • 250 apprentices to start at the Lufthansa Group ]]> 1/8/2018 8:48:00 AM 33628673-bd3b-43d7-8e37-674b50920065/Improved services for Lufthansa lounge guests https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/improved-services-for-lufthansa-lounge-guests/s/33628673-bd3b-43d7-8e37-674b50920065 Improved services for Lufthansa lounge guests LoungeNet: Interactive portal for mobile devices • Yoga@Lounge: Digital Yoga Exercises • Print@Lounge: Print option in the lounges • Spa@Lounge: Spa service in the Senator- and First-Class-Lounge... ]]> 1/4/2018 10:31:00 AM c3f02e38-8ab3-44ba-8a70-60e24e53a018/Santa Claus starts his journey with Lufthansa https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/santa-claus-starts-his-journey-with-lufthansa/s/c3f02e38-8ab3-44ba-8a70-60e24e53a018 Santa Claus starts his journey with Lufthansa The day before Christmas Eve, Santa Claus started his journey on Lufthansa’s inaugural flight from Kuusamo (Finland) • Kuusamo is the airline’s third winter destination in the Finnish Lapland region ]]> 12/23/2017 1:39:00 PM 69132e6a-343e-4e41-9035-e107a6eecf6c/European Commission approves the Lufthansa Group’s acquisition of Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/european-commission-approves-the-lufthansa-group-s-acquisition-of-luftfahrtgesellschaft-walter/s/69132e6a-343e-4e41-9035-e107a6eecf6c European Commission approves the Lufthansa Group’s acquisition of Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter 33 more aircraft to be integrated into the Eurowings Group • Eurowings to take over all LGW personnel • Formal transaction scheduled for 8 January 2018 ]]> 12/21/2017 1:53:00 PM b3e65faf-eca8-46d8-985d-c22c3a0521b7/Lufthansa Munich – new aircraft, new destinations https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-munich-new-aircraft-new-destinations/s/b3e65faf-eca8-46d8-985d-c22c3a0521b7 Lufthansa Munich – new aircraft, new destinations Airbus A380 from 25 March 2018 • To Singapore on the Airbus A350 • Lodz, Katowice and Funchal now also from Munich ]]> 12/21/2017 9:46:00 AM a788d87d-9692-45a9-8cf4-08ecfd010ad0/Star Alliance partners with Plug and Play to access latest innovations from Silicon Valley https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/star-alliance-partners-with-plug-and-play-to-access-latest-innovations-from-silicon-valley/s/a788d87d-9692-45a9-8cf4-08ecfd010ad0 Star Alliance partners with Plug and Play to access latest innovations from Silicon Valley Important step in the Alliance’s Digital Strategy ]]> 12/20/2017 4:00:00 PM dc58ccb8-3c71-4002-aac9-40494bd1a2ab/Lufthansa will be flying from Frankfurt to Zadar in Croatia for the first time in Summer 2018 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-will-be-flying-from-frankfurt-to-zadar-in-croatia-for-the-first-time-in-summer-2018/s/dc58ccb8-3c71-4002-aac9-40494bd1a2ab Lufthansa will be flying from Frankfurt to Zadar in Croatia for the first time in Summer 2018 Coastal region is especially popular with tourists due to its natural beauty ]]> 12/20/2017 10:42:00 AM ecd25126-1f52-4074-b2ba-885ef1697a83/Star Alliance, Air China and Beijing Capital International Airport agree joint cooperation https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/star-alliance-air-china-and-beijing-capital-international-airport-agree-joint-cooperation/s/ecd25126-1f52-4074-b2ba-885ef1697a83 Star Alliance, Air China and Beijing Capital International Airport agree joint cooperation Memorandum of Understanding signed ]]> 12/20/2017 8:36:00 AM 50142a58-eaa0-4bb3-bb17-77229b9652c5/Lufthansa welcomes the result of the Vereinigung Cockpit ballot https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-welcomes-the-result-of-the-vereinigung-cockpit-ballot/s/50142a58-eaa0-4bb3-bb17-77229b9652c5 Lufthansa welcomes the result of the Vereinigung Cockpit ballot About 80 percent approval to the collective labor agreements brings long-term tariff peace • In 2018, more than 500 junior pilots will be employed ]]> 12/14/2017 12:35:00 PM ee10b2bc-b910-4537-8dd4-fb07815fbb18/A change on Lufthansa’s Supervisory Board https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/a-change-on-lufthansa-s-supervisory-board/s/ee10b2bc-b910-4537-8dd4-fb07815fbb18 A change on Lufthansa’s Supervisory Board Carsten Knobel suggested as a replacement for Werner Brandt ]]> 12/14/2017 10:54:00 AM ea86fb8a-0fb9-4164-aed2-5ce7db00eaea/Lufthansa makes further concessions to EU Commission https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-makes-further-concessions-to-eu-commission/s/ea86fb8a-0fb9-4164-aed2-5ce7db00eaea Lufthansa makes further concessions to EU Commission Takeover of Niki no longer pursued • Offer to give up further slots for still intended takeover of Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walther (LGW) ]]> 12/13/2017 1:26:00 PM e61be903-9904-4016-ad1c-0e543c345250/Passenger volume of Lufthansa Group airlines increased by one third in November in comparison to last year https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/passenger-volume-of-lufthansa-group-airlines-increased-by-one-third-in-november-in-comparison-to-las/s/e61be903-9904-4016-ad1c-0e543c345250 Passenger volume of Lufthansa Group airlines increased by one third in November in comparison to last year Strong growth in passenger volume is among others caused by six days of strike in the last year • 10.1 million passengers flew with the Lufthansa Group Airlines in November • Passenger volume... ]]> 12/11/2017 11:56:00 AM 3398e782-c4cf-433a-93b2-5a51714b0e7e/Lufthansa Group airlines change how Miles & More award miles are assigned https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-airlines-change-how-miles---more-award-miles-are-assigned/s/3398e782-c4cf-433a-93b2-5a51714b0e7e Lufthansa Group airlines change how Miles & More award miles are assigned Going forward, the assignment of award miles will be based on the price of the flight Bonus award miles for status members doubled at Lufthansa, SWISS and Austrian Airlines, among others No change... ]]> 12/11/2017 10:42:00 AM 5b7682dc-bb24-4142-8c1e-8ff16848ac10/New sparkling ambassadors in the global skies https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/new-sparkling-ambassadors-in-the-global-skies/s/5b7682dc-bb24-4142-8c1e-8ff16848ac10 New sparkling ambassadors in the global skies Lufthansa aircraft with 5-Star livery are favorites of spotter community. Only for very special occasions, like the German World Cup victory in 2014 with the “Siegerflieger”, Lufthansa changes the... ]]> 12/5/2017 1:24:00 PM 19464797-2c17-484f-be02-7a0dcce04e21/Lufthansa is the only five-star airline in Europe https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-is-the-only-five-star-airline-in-europe/s/19464797-2c17-484f-be02-7a0dcce04e21 Lufthansa is the only five-star airline in Europe Skytrax awards quality rating for premium service and first-rate comfort. Today, as the first airline outside Asia, Lufthansa has received five-star certification from British aviation consulting... ]]> 12/4/2017 11:56:00 AM 7f7f4ba8-7071-4e8f-a16f-2a1c388cf636/Lufthansa is flying special Airbus A340-600 aircraft between Munich and Berlin-Tegel https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-is-flying-special-airbus-a340-600-aircraft-between-munich-and-berlin-tegel/s/7f7f4ba8-7071-4e8f-a16f-2a1c388cf636 Lufthansa is flying special Airbus A340-600 aircraft between Munich and Berlin-Tegel This will secure flights for more passengers in the days before Christmas • Lufthansa will further expand the additional available seating offered this winter ]]> 12/1/2017 1:27:00 PM ff3d7ed3-81d6-4017-8b66-6e6badf39f7e/Lufthansa A350-900: Konnichiwa Tokyo! https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-a350-900--konnichiwa-tokyo-/s/ff3d7ed3-81d6-4017-8b66-6e6badf39f7e Lufthansa A350-900: Konnichiwa Tokyo! Inaugural flight from Munich to Tokyo on 1 December • German Design Prize for Economy Class • Lufthansa’s 6th Airbus A350-900 begins scheduled flights from Munich ]]> 12/1/2017 10:11:00 AM c1e6f504-14f0-4aa4-b1f8-08400fc0034a/Lufthansa Group airlines offering more than 700,000 additional seats in the winter of 2017/2018 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-airlines-offering-more-than-700-000-additional-seats-in-the-winter-of-2017-2018/s/c1e6f504-14f0-4aa4-b1f8-08400fc0034a Lufthansa Group airlines offering more than 700,000 additional seats in the winter of 2017/2018 Massive increase in flights on many routes • Jumbo jets in use on the Frankfurt – Berlin route • Main focus: connections within Germany ]]> 11/29/2017 10:44:00 AM fc783161-1659-4efc-a9cc-95747d71afdf/Lufthansa reveals the first secrets of its new Business Class https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-reveals-the-first-secrets-of-its-new-business-class/s/fc783161-1659-4efc-a9cc-95747d71afdf Lufthansa reveals the first secrets of its new Business Class The new Business Class will be employed for the first time in the Boeing 777-9 • As of 2020, Lufthansa customers will enjoy even more privacy and innovative features for the best possible sleep up... ]]> 11/27/2017 10:39:00 AM a15f8d9c-f88f-425d-926d-e989125376b6/With 111 million passengers Lufthansa Group exceeded last year’s total number already in October https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/with-111-million-passengers-lufthansa-group-exceeded-last-year-s-total-number-already-in-october/s/a15f8d9c-f88f-425d-926d-e989125376b6 With 111 million passengers Lufthansa Group exceeded last year’s total number already in October 12.2 million passengers flew with the Lufthansa Group Airlines in October • Passenger volume increased by 16.7% compared to previous year’s month • Seat load factor improved by ... ]]> 11/9/2017 12:01:00 PM 8372b11d-28b8-4a71-affd-23022864397f/Lufthansa flies from Frankfurt to Pamplona (Spain) for the first time today https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-flies-from-frankfurt-to-pamplona--spain--for-the-first-time-today/s/8372b11d-28b8-4a71-affd-23022864397f Lufthansa flies from Frankfurt to Pamplona (Spain) for the first time today Perfect base to discover recommended tourist destinations in the north of Spain • Four times weekly with Airbus A319 ]]> 11/6/2017 2:19:00 PM 48a56b8b-f2b9-4661-8507-f4d3bbbee90d/Making a difference by shopping on board https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/making-a-difference-by-shopping-on-board/s/48a56b8b-f2b9-4661-8507-f4d3bbbee90d Making a difference by shopping on board Lufthansa will donate one euro for each purchase on board to help alliance project From now on, Lufthansa passengers can do good, not only for themselves, but also for others by purchasing good on... ]]> 11/1/2017 10:38:00 AM 4ab32ad8-c4cf-4e9e-9d95-9e537d7f5d06/New competition: Digital talent meets top management at "Digital Shapers" https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/new-competition--digital-talent-meets-top-management-at--digital-shapers-/s/4ab32ad8-c4cf-4e9e-9d95-9e537d7f5d06 New competition: Digital talent meets top management at "Digital Shapers" Working as peers on digital challenges with the chance of winning coaching from digital leaders and up to EUR 10,000 in prize money – open for applications now ]]> 10/27/2017 3:25:00 PM 7b2210e1-6ebc-4807-8c06-7be6aba86956/Lufthansa – new European destinations for summer 2018 confirmed from Frankfurt and Munich https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa---new-european-destinations-for-summer-2018-confirmed-from-frankfurt-and-munich/s/7b2210e1-6ebc-4807-8c06-7be6aba86956 Lufthansa – new European destinations for summer 2018 confirmed from Frankfurt and Munich Santorini, Menorca, Glasgow and Chișinău all new from Frankfurt • Funchal on Madeira now also from Munich • Available for booking with immediate effect for your next summer vacation ]]> 10/26/2017 8:27:00 AM 0c7c2fdb-87a1-40c4-9cda-68d6ac01b2a0/Lufthansa Group strengthens financial base with its best-ever nine-month result https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-strengthens-financial-base-with-its-best-ever-nine-month-result/s/0c7c2fdb-87a1-40c4-9cda-68d6ac01b2a0 Lufthansa Group strengthens financial base with its best-ever nine-month result January to September 2017 • Adjusted EBIT raised EUR 883 million to EUR 2.6 billion • Revenues increased EUR 2.9 billion to EUR 26.8 billion • Free cash flow improved over 80 per cent to... ]]> 10/25/2017 5:30:00 AM ad9629b2-06f0-4868-86b9-32ae45a42289/CDP climate protection ranking: Lufthansa Group takes top position in worldwide airline comparison https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/cdp-climate-protection-ranking--lufthansa-group-takes-top-position-in-worldwide-airline-comparison/s/ad9629b2-06f0-4868-86b9-32ae45a42289 CDP climate protection ranking: Lufthansa Group takes top position in worldwide airline comparison External experts and organizations regularly assess the Lufthansa Group with regard to responsible actions ... ]]> 10/24/2017 8:56:00 AM 3852e390-d7b9-417a-b351-c00062017191/Very high demand for tickets: Lufthansa Group campaigns for Berlin https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/very-high-demand-for-tickets--lufthansa-group-campaigns-for-berlin/s/3852e390-d7b9-417a-b351-c00062017191 Very high demand for tickets: Lufthansa Group campaigns for Berlin Lufthansa Group decides on a bundle of measures to support air travel from and to Berlin • Wide-body aircraft to replace smaller aircraft from Berlin to Frankfurt, Munich, Zürich and Vienna • Eight... ]]> 10/20/2017 8:39:00 AM b59d54d3-8891-48b5-8642-2e70d748260b/Lufthansa CityLine celebrates 25 years of Bombardier CRJ series operations https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-cityline-celebrates-25-years-of-bombardier-crj-series-operations/s/b59d54d3-8891-48b5-8642-2e70d748260b Lufthansa CityLine celebrates 25 years of Bombardier CRJ series operations On October 19, 1992, Lufthansa CityLine received the world’s first Canadair Regional Jet Successful development partnership with Bombardier Anniversary logo on a CRJ900 in the skies from today... ]]> 10/19/2017 9:00:00 AM 42e98152-a9a8-43b6-ad36-704bed9a4929/Lufthansa Group submits a concept for establishing a re-structured Alitalia https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-submits-a-concept-for-establishing-a-re-structured-alitalia/s/42e98152-a9a8-43b6-ad36-704bed9a4929 Lufthansa Group submits a concept for establishing a re-structured Alitalia The Lufthansa Group has submitted an offer letter today, expressing its interest in establishing a "NewAlitalia". Lufthansa has opted not to make an offer for the complete Airline but has stated... ]]> 10/16/2017 2:22:00 PM c6864ed3-ca02-448a-8550-78240e641eaa/Contract for the purchase of parts of Air Berlin Group signed https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/contract-for-the-purchase-of-parts-of-air-berlin-group-signed/s/c6864ed3-ca02-448a-8550-78240e641eaa Contract for the purchase of parts of Air Berlin Group signed Lufthansa Group acquires NIKI and Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter • Purchase is subject to approval by the competition authorities • Purchasing price of approximately 210 million euros agreed on ]]> 10/13/2017 2:43:00 PM a5006a31-76f1-436d-9e81-4887faaf01f0/12.7 million passengers flew with the Lufthansa Group Airlines in September https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/12.7-million-passengers-flew-with-the-lufthansa-group-airlines-in-september/s/a5006a31-76f1-436d-9e81-4887faaf01f0 12.7 million passengers flew with the Lufthansa Group Airlines in September Passenger volume increased by 17.8% • Seat load factor improved by 1.4 percentage points up to 83.8% • Currency adjusted pricing environment was positive again • Airlines continue... ]]> 10/11/2017 11:00:00 AM 5ec901db-28fb-479a-b716-f90b663ed483/Lufthansa and Vereinigung Cockpit sign long-term collective labor agreements https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-and-vereinigung-cockpit-sign-long-term-collective-labor-agreements/s/5ec901db-28fb-479a-b716-f90b663ed483 Lufthansa and Vereinigung Cockpit sign long-term collective labor agreements Comprehensive package includes all open issues as agreed in March 2017 • 15 per cent structural reduction of cockpit staff costs ... ]]> 10/10/2017 3:00:00 PM 16fc8ce5-4656-41ee-a6b2-026441ba19b6/Lufthansa Group partners up with Winding Tree to bring blockchain technology to the travel industry https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-partners-up-with-winding-tree-to-bring-blockchain-technology-to-the-travel-industry/s/16fc8ce5-4656-41ee-a6b2-026441ba19b6 Lufthansa Group partners up with Winding Tree to bring blockchain technology to the travel industry Lufthansa Group enters a content partnership with Winding Tree through participating in their presale • Winding Tree is building the first public blockchain-based marketplace for travel content ... ]]> 10/10/2017 8:05:00 AM 7ded97ba-a414-4e04-8c8a-a9fa906b63d4/Lufthansa Group airlines to offer many new destinations worldwide in winter 2017/18 https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-airlines-to-offer-many-new-destinations-worldwide-in-winter-2017-18/s/7ded97ba-a414-4e04-8c8a-a9fa906b63d4 Lufthansa Group airlines to offer many new destinations worldwide in winter 2017/18 This winter the Lufthansa Group airlines will be offering flights to 288 destinations in 106 countries ]]> 10/9/2017 8:46:00 AM 0155a7da-ce32-4db3-b5f9-5d9da1e4776b/STAR ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES THE 21 WINNERS OF ITS 20th ANNIVERSARY MILEAGE MILLIONAIRE COMPETITION https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/star-alliance-announces-the-21-winners-of-its-20th-anniversary-mileage-millionaire-competition/s/0155a7da-ce32-4db3-b5f9-5d9da1e4776b STAR ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES THE 21 WINNERS OF ITS 20th ANNIVERSARY MILEAGE MILLIONAIRE COMPETITION As part of its 20th Anniversary celebrations, Star Alliance ran an online competition offering 21 winners, one from each of the 21 Frequent Flyer Programmes (FFPs) of the member airlines, ... ]]> 10/5/2017 12:50:00 PM 9fb1cfbb-e042-4ae9-aa8f-fd7ee07356c4/Lufthansa Group combines trainee program with social commitment https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-combines-trainee-program-with-social-commitment/s/9fb1cfbb-e042-4ae9-aa8f-fd7ee07356c4 Lufthansa Group combines trainee program with social commitment Eleven Lufthansa Group trainees will travel to Thailand for four weeks to work on a social project for help alliance • Assignment in an orphanage of the Human Help Network Foundation ]]> 10/5/2017 7:59:00 AM 2591740e-d938-403d-836f-cae5578cb0c4/Lufthansa is flying out relief-aid goods to Puerto Rico https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-fliegt-hilfsg-ter-nach-puerto-rico/s/2591740e-d938-403d-836f-cae5578cb0c4 Lufthansa is flying out relief-aid goods to Puerto Rico An MD 11 Lufthansa Cargo Aircraft is flying out 70 tons of drinking water and over 10 tonnes of foodstuffs and apparel to the Caribbean Island. ]]> 9/30/2017 7:06:00 PM 8ebe4d1f-e112-46ee-8f03-8168cd5fa565/IATA awards platinum to Lufthansa https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/iata-awards-platinum-to-lufthansa/s/8ebe4d1f-e112-46ee-8f03-8168cd5fa565 IATA awards platinum to Lufthansa Lufthansa ranks at top position regarding mobile service offers ]]> 9/28/2017 10:25:00 AM bb16e25f-c343-4790-8370-0a50f2dc5550/Lufthansa Group Airlines strengthens its long-haul services in Berlin and North Rhine-Westphalia https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-airlines-strengthens-its-long-haul-services-in-berlin-and-north-rhine-westphalia/s/bb16e25f-c343-4790-8370-0a50f2dc5550 Lufthansa Group Airlines strengthens its long-haul services in Berlin and North Rhine-Westphalia Lufthansa's first long-haul flights again in winter timetable 2017/18 from and to Berlin • Düsseldorf - Miami will initially be taken up by Lufthansa • Eurowings: At least seven long-haul jets ... ]]> 9/27/2017 12:57:00 PM 65a77f58-5b40-4b3e-a358-e434910b95fc/Lufthansa's Supervisory Board creates the conditions for rapid growth of Eurowings https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-aufsichtsrat-schafft-voraussetzung-f-r-schnelles-wachstum-der-eurowings/s/65a77f58-5b40-4b3e-a358-e434910b95fc Lufthansa's Supervisory Board creates the conditions for rapid growth of Eurowings Supervisory Board approves acquisition of up to 61 aircraft • Investments of around EUR 1 billion • Up to 41 Airbus A320 Family and 20 Dash 8 Q400 aircraft to increase Eurowings' capacity ... ]]> 9/26/2017 2:19:00 PM 083c5712-c355-44c2-8cd1-bd1934cb4a2d/Change at the top of the Lufthansa Supervisory Board https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/change-at-the-top-of-the-lufthansa-supervisory-board/s/083c5712-c355-44c2-8cd1-bd1934cb4a2d Change at the top of the Lufthansa Supervisory Board Wolfgang Mayrhuber resigns from office – Dr. Karl-Ludwig Kley elected as new Chairman ]]> 9/25/2017 1:31:00 PM 2605a3a2-b164-4bd9-8533-42b6a5ab1eeb/Lufthansa promotes German-Chinese cultural exchange https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-promotes-german-chinese-cultural-exchange/s/2605a3a2-b164-4bd9-8533-42b6a5ab1eeb Lufthansa promotes German-Chinese cultural exchange German contemporary art on display for the first time in the Forbidden City • Deutschland 8 exhibition will open in Beijing on Sunday • 55 artists are exhibiting 320 ]]> 9/15/2017 8:05:00 AM d38a9b7b-077c-4fe1-b415-748f48dfea35/12.5 million passengers flew with the Lufthansa Group Airlines in August https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/12.5-million-passengers-flew-with-the-lufthansa-group-airlines-in-august/s/d38a9b7b-077c-4fe1-b415-748f48dfea35 12.5 million passengers flew with the Lufthansa Group Airlines in August Passenger volume increased by more than 17% • Seat load factor improved by 1.2 percentage points up to 85.8% Currency adjusted pricing environment was positive again • Point-to-Point Airlines ... ]]> 9/11/2017 11:00:00 AM 3d3acead-c6f8-44bd-b587-23b3801485cb/Star Alliance launches “Connection Service” at Chicago O’Hare https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/star-alliance-launches--connection-service--at-chicago-o-hare/s/3d3acead-c6f8-44bd-b587-23b3801485cb Star Alliance launches “Connection Service” at Chicago O’Hare Proactive help for customers with tight connections. Star Alliance has launched a new Connection Service to assist customers arriving at Chicago O’Hare International Airport to reach their onward... ]]> 9/7/2017 12:49:00 PM 551339ee-d6f4-4b70-9d43-849a633979a0/Travel for Lufthansa Group customers just became even more flexible https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/travel-for-lufthansa-group-customers-just-became-even-more-flexible/s/551339ee-d6f4-4b70-9d43-849a633979a0 Travel for Lufthansa Group customers just became even more flexible Free rebookings for earlier flights on day of travel Business travellers are quite versatile. As soon as a meeting runs shorter or someone cancels an appointment the entire schedule needs to be... ]]> 9/4/2017 8:50:00 AM 83be58e7-12df-43eb-bd3a-5afa5cf007d8/Lufthansa Group receives additional investment grade rating https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-group-receives-additional-investment-grade-rating/s/83be58e7-12df-43eb-bd3a-5afa5cf007d8 Lufthansa Group receives additional investment grade rating Moody’s upgrades long-term rating to Baa3 and short-term rating to Prime-3 The Lufthansa Group has received another investment grade rating. Credit rating agency Moody’s announced that it is... ]]> 8/24/2017 9:08:00 AM 0f14f5e0-5c0f-424c-bda4-90dba7573f34/Lufthansa and German Government to support restructuring of airberlin https://newsroom.lufthansagroup.com/english/press-releases/lufthansa-and-german-government-to-support-restructuring-of-airberlin/s/0f14f5e0-5c0f-424c-bda4-90dba7573f34 Lufthansa and German Government to support restructuring of airberlin In order to continue with its restructuring, airberlin has filed a provisional insolvency proceeding in self-administration at the local court of Berlin-Charlottenburg today. Lufthansa is... ]]> 8/15/2017 9:01:00 AM