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Skytrax: Lufthansa Becomes First Five-star Airline in Europe

Lufthansa has received the five-star certification from Skytrax and became the first five-star airline in Europe.

EasyJet Confirms €40m Deal for Parts of Air Berlin

EasyJet said it will ink a 40 million euro deal to purchase a part of German carrier Air Berlin, which filed insolvency in August.

Air Malta Increases Seat Capacity During Winter Season

Air Malta is increasing its seat capacity by 21 percent and this winter will be operating over 110 weekly flights to 22 existing and new destinations around the world.

Lufthansa Group: Flights to 288 Destinations in 106 Countries for 2017/18

The airlines of the Lufthansa Group in winter 2017/18 will be connecting 288 destinations in 106 countries with 24,922 weekly flights.

Lufthansa Expands Winter, Summer Long-haul Services

Lufthansa is expanding its long-haul services and as of November 8 will be flying nonstop from Berlin to New York five times a week.

Lufthansa Launches Online ‘Ice Cream Map’ of European Destinations

Lufthansa launched an online “Ice Cream Map”, allowing passengers to search for the best ice cream parlors at the carrier's destinations across Europe.

Lufthansa Group Receives Five ‘Business Traveller Awards’

Lufthansa Group has received five distinctions at this year's "Business Traveller Awards" for the high quality services offered by Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and Swiss.

Lufthansa Features New Tableware in Economy Class

Lufthansa is now providing its Economy Class guests on all intercontinental flights with meals and drinks on new, specially designed tableware.

SWISS CFO Roland Busch Moves to Parent Company Lufthansa

SWISS CFO Roland Busch will assume a new position as General Representative and head of Future Finance at parent company Lufthansa.

‘Lufthansa Loves America’ and Launches Travel Contest in Athens

Lufthansa is inviting Athens' residents and visitors to pose in a retro Cadillac, participate in the “Lufthansa loves America!” contest and win tickets to North America.

Lufthansa Business Lounge at Athens Airport Gets Makeover

As part of its development strategy and demonstrating the important role of the Greek market, Lufthansa announced the renovation of its business lounge at Athens International Airport.

Lufthansa Unveils New A350-900 Aircraft

Lufthansa recently unveiled its new A350-900 aircraft to the public at a special ceremony in the Lufthansa Technik Hangar in Munich.

Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines Prepare for Free Internet On Board

Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines have announced free Internet connection services for short haul and mid-range flights during a three-month test phase.

Qantas Yet Again Voted World’s Safest Airline for 2017

Australian carrier Qantas has been voted the safest airline for 2017 thanks to its fatality-free record as announced by AirlineRatings.com.

Lufthansa Pilot Strike Extended, Hundreds of Flights Cancelled

German airline Lufthansa has announced the cancellation of 912 flights scheduled for Thursday, as the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) union has extended its strike action by another 24 hours.

Lufthansa Cancels 876 Flights on November 23 Due to Pilots’ Strike

German airline Lufthansa announced that it has cancelled 876 of its flights scheduled for Wednesday ahead of a planned 24-hour strike by the carrier's pilots.

Lufthansa Group Q3 Profits Up Amid Challenges

Lufthansa Group reported improved profits for the third quarter of the year despite the challenging market conditions, the company said last week.

Lufthansa Says Goodbye to Boeing 737 Fleet

Lufthansa has officially retired its fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft after 48 years. The last commercial flight of the carrier’s plane, a 737-300 with registration D-ABEF, landed at Frankfurt Airport on October 29, with 131 passengers on board.

Lufthansa Group to Serve New Holiday Destinations Over 2016/2017 Winter

The airlines of the Lufthansa Group will offer its customers 19,838 flights each week around the world in the forthcoming 2016/2017 winter flight timetable.

Lufthansa Group and Air China Sign Commercial Joint Venture

The Lufthansa Group and Air China recently signed a partnership agreement in Beijing that will enable the two aviation groups to jointly operate all connections between Europe and China as part of a commercial joint venture.