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Nearly all flights cancelled at Berlin airports due to strike

Berlin Airport, which operates Tegel and Schoenefeld, said 455 flights had been cancelled at Tegel and 204 at Schoenefeld as of 0615 GMT.

Mar 10, 2017, 13:03 PM IST

Lufthansa to launch A350-900 services on Munich-Mumbai route

Global passenger carrier Lufthansa on Wednesday revealed plans to introduce services of its latest state-of-the-art long-haul aircraft, the Airbus 350-900, on the Munich-Mumbai route.

Feb 16, 2017, 00:16 AM IST

Lufthansa pilots' strike: Airline offers pay deal to end strike

German airline Lufthansa Wednesday said it had offered striking pilots a fresh pay deal in a bid to end a long-running and crippling dispute.

Nov 30, 2016, 23:33 PM IST

Lufthansa cancels 830 flights Friday as pilots strike again

German flagship carrier Lufthansa said it is scrapping 830 flights Friday, grounding more than 100,000 passengers, as a strike by pilots over wages extends to a third day.

Nov 24, 2016, 20:54 PM IST

Lufthansa cancels nearly 900 flights over pilot strike

Germany`s flagship carrier Lufthansa said it would cancel nearly 900 flights on Wednesday because of a strike by pilots, causing travel disruptions for tens of thousands of passengers in the latest escalation of a long-simmering pay dispute.

Nov 23, 2016, 00:08 AM IST

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 banned in Air Berlin, Lufthansa does so on US flights

German carrier Air Berlin on Saturday said it had banned Samsung`s Galaxy Note 7 mobile phones from flights, while rival Lufthansa said it had banned the phones on services to and from the United States and expected that soon the ban would apply to all other Lufthansa business.

Oct 15, 2016, 23:01 PM IST

World's Top 5 Airlines 2016

Here is a list of 5 top rated airlines in the world as per New World Weatlh Report 2016

Apr 14, 2016, 15:02 PM IST

TCS bags multi-million dollar deal from Lufthansa

Country's largest software exporter TCS has been chosen by German aviation major Deutsche Lufthansa AG to set up a test factory to support its IT transformation initiative in a "multi-million dollar" deal.

Dec 16, 2015, 20:50 PM IST

Lufthansa wage accord for 30,000 ground staff

German carrier Lufthansa, reeling under a series of recent strikes, said today it had reached a wage rise accord with services sector union Verdi covering 30,000 ground staff.

Nov 29, 2015, 00:52 AM IST

Lufthansa cancels 930 flights today due to strike

The cancellations affect 100,000 travelers going to or from Frankfurt, Munich and Duesseldorf.

Nov 11, 2015, 17:44 PM IST

113,000 passengers grounded as Lufthansa crew expands strike

The strike, now in its third day, is expected to last a week.

Nov 09, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

Lufthansa cancels 290 flights due to cabin staff strike

German airline Lufthansa said it will cancel 290 flights on Friday, the first day of a planned week of walkouts by cabin staff in a long-running dispute over cost-saving measures.

Nov 07, 2015, 02:21 AM IST

Russian airline rules out 'technical fault', blames crash on 'external' factor

The Russian airline Kogalymavia blamed "external activity" for its plane crash on Saturday in Egypt's Sinai peninsula in which all 224 people on board were killed.

Nov 02, 2015, 16:58 PM IST

140,000 Lufthansa passengers grounded by pilots' strike

German airline Lufthansa Wednesday said 140,000 passenger were grounded and 1,000 flights cancelled as a two-day strike by pilots entered its second day.

Sep 09, 2015, 19:50 PM IST

German court orders Lufthansa pilots to halt strike

A German court of appeal ordered pilots at the Lufthansa airline to halt their strike on Wednesday, ruling it was illegal, overturning a judgement from a lower court the day before.

Sep 09, 2015, 17:12 PM IST

Court allows Lufthansa pilot strike, 1,000 Wed flights scrapped

Lufthansa failed in a legal bid to halt a pilot strike planned for Wednesday which has resulted in about 1,000 flights being cancelled, as the airline`s dispute with crews escalated.

Sep 09, 2015, 00:48 AM IST

Lufthansa hits back as striking pilots threaten more action

Germany`s Lufthansa hit back at striking pilots on Tuesday, taking the long-running dispute to the courts and saying it would no longer hire new pilots under generous German labour contracts.

Sep 08, 2015, 22:35 PM IST

Lufthansa hit by new pilots` strike on long-haul, freight services

Pilots at German airline Lufthansa said Monday they will stage new walkouts on freight and long-haul passenger services on Tuesday in their long-running dispute with management over early retirement provisions.

Sep 07, 2015, 17:19 PM IST

Germanwings crash victims` families plan US lawsuit: Report

 Relatives of victims of the Germanwings crash in the French Alps hope to take their compensation claims against parent company Lufthansa to a US court, their lawyer said Sunday.

Aug 09, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

Lufthansa, lifted by cheap fuel, triples net profit

German airline Lufthansa, still reeling from the crash of one of its Germanwings planes in March over the French Alps, said Thursday it tripled net profit in the second quarter, helped by cheap fuel.

Jul 30, 2015, 16:00 PM IST