Lufthansa News Stories

Lufthansa Cabin Crew Strike to Affect 180,000

November 6, 2019

Lufthansa said it will activate a special flight plan over the next two days as some of the airline’s flight attendants strike in support of a pay claim.


Lufthansa Union Calls for Cabin Crew Strike

October 14, 2019

Cabin crew union UFO has called for a five hour work stoppage at Lufthansa group airlines on October 20.


Lufthansa to Cut Eurowings Costs, Fly Short-haul Only

June 24, 2019

Lufthansa Group has outlined its plans to return its Eurowings budget carrier to profitability, with a focus on short-haul flying.


Lufthansa Orders 40 Airbus, Boeings In $12.2bn Deals

March 13, 2019

Lufthansa has ordered a mix of Boeing and Airbus long-haul aircraft in deals worth a combined USD$12.2 billion at list prices.


Lufthansa's First 777X Taking Shape

February 19, 2019

Lufthansa shared a picture of its first Boeing 777X, showing the aircraft with fully assembled body sections and wings.



Lufthansa Firms Up USD$3 Bln Airbus Order

October 1, 2018

Lufthansa Group has converted options for 27 Airbus A320neo family aircraft to an order valued at USD$3 billion at list prices.


Lufthansa Expanding Munich Into Asia Hub

September 27, 2018

Lufthansa will further expand at Munich Airport as it continues to develop its multi-hub strategy.


Lufthansa Converts six A320neo Options, Adds Three A320ceos

May 28, 2018

Lufthansa has converted options on six Airbus A320neos to firm orders, taking the group’s total order book for the upgraded A320 family to 122.


Lufthansa To Add ‘Economy Light' Fares To North America

May 22, 2018

Lufthansa Group has announced the introduction of Economy Light fares on routes between Europe and North America, launching in time for the summer travel season.


Lufthansa To Order Up To 16 Airbus, Boeing Aircraft

May 8, 2018

Lufthansa said it will order up to 16 aircraft from Airbus and Boeing, with a value of EUR€2.1 billion (USD$2.5 billion) at list prices if all options are taken up.