Articles Tagged ‘Lufthansa’

Lufthansa's network growing in Berlin and Frankfurt; London, Milan and Stuttgart see significant cuts

Lufthansa’s network growing in Berlin and Frankfurt; London, Milan and Stuttgart see significant cuts

Sorting out its industrial relations may be its top priority at the moment but how has Lufthansa’s global network evolved in the last 12 months? How come the airline has started almost 70 new routes but dropped around 40? Which are the airline’s biggest bases in terms of movements and ASKs?

MEB3 and Turkish Airlines grow in Africa at Europe’s big airlines’ expense

MEB3 and Turkish Airlines grow in Africa at Europe’s big airlines’ expense

The Middle East Big 3 (MEB3) and Turkish Airlines are growing their networks to Sub-Saharan Africa fast, but how are the big European airline groups developing in the market? What are their African network strategies? Who is the biggest in the market and who is growing the fastest?

Grounding planes in winter improves profitability: The new network planning reality explored among Europe’s airlines

Grounding planes in winter improves profitability: The new network planning reality explored among Europe’s airlines

We all know about Ryanair grounding 80 aircraft last winter but by how much did other European LCCs cut their capacity between July 2011 and January 2012? How does this compare with the year before? And how much have Europe’s legacy carriers started to follow this behaviour?


Lufthansa launches summer routes from Berlin Tegel Airport

Lufthansa launches summer routes from Berlin Tegel Airport

Lufthansa now flies to three airports in Croatia from Berlin Tegel Airport.

Lufthansa’s 747-8I in scheduled service; Weeze celebrates five years as Ryanair base; Liverpool Airport welcomes Ryanair’s 18-millionth passenger

Lufthansa’s 747-8I in scheduled service; Weeze celebrates five years as Ryanair base; Liverpool Airport welcomes Ryanair’s 18-millionth passenger

Almost 150 routes were launched this week around the world, but they were not the only occasions for airlines and airports to celebrate. Which European airline celebrated twice last week? And how did Washington Dulles and Lufthansa celebrate the 747-8I’s first scheduled service?

Lufthansa launches 21 new routes from Berlin Tegel Airport

Lufthansa launches 21 new routes from Berlin Tegel Airport

Lufthansa expands in Berlin, launching 21 new routes from Berlin Tegel Airport.


Lufthansa launches two Mediterranean summer routes from Düsseldorf

Lufthansa launches two Mediterranean summer routes from Düsseldorf

Lufthansa now flies to Zadar in Croatia and Ibiza in Spain from Düsseldorf Airport in Germany.

Which routes have Europe's Big 3 flag carriers (Air France, British Airways and Lufthansa) stopped operating recently?

Which routes have Europe’s Big 3 flag carriers (Air France, British Airways and Lufthansa) stopped operating recently?

Airlines and airports love to tell the world about new routes but are understandably less forthcoming when they decide to drop routes. We take a closer look at which routes Europe’s Big 3 legacy carriers have removed from their schedules for this summer and what this means for those routes.

Lufthansa launches flights to Pula from Munich

Lufthansa launches flights to Pula from Munich

Lufthansa now flies to Pula in Croatia from Munich Airport in Germany’s Bavaria.


Rotterdam The Hague Airport growing fast in Q1 thanks to Transavia.com; Lufthansa to launch Munich flights from October

Rotterdam The Hague Airport growing fast in Q1 thanks to Transavia.com; Lufthansa to launch Munich flights from October

Passenger numbers are up 20% so far this year at the third busiest airport in the Netherlands thanks to Transavia.com. But which destinations does the airline serve in winter only, in summer only, and year-round? Which other carriers operate at the airport and which niche carriers briefly operated flights to Hamburg and Keflavik recently?

Boeing remains in the lead of the delivery race; Lufthansa takes its first 747-8I

Boeing remains in the lead of the delivery race; Lufthansa takes its first 747-8I

Airbus might have delivered more aircraft than Boeing in April, but it was not sufficient in order to recover the leading position. But which manufacturer delivered to a wider unique customer base? Which Asian low cost airline became the latest user of A320s? And which airline took the delivery of a rejuvenated “Queen of the […]

Lufthansa launches six routes from Düsseldorf, Hamburg and Munich

Lufthansa launches six routes from Düsseldorf, Hamburg and Munich

Lufthansa has launched new routes to Dublin, Knock, Bari, Birmingham, Bastia and Odessa.