Articles tagged “brussels airlines”

Lufthansa Will Finally Complete Its Acquisition of Brussels Airlines

Lufthansa Will Finally Complete Its Acquisition of Brussels Airlines

Associated Press

After a brief delay, Lufthansa will buy the rest of struggling Brussels Airlines and integrate the airline into its low-cost Eurowings carrier by 2018. The extremely affordable acquisition will help Lufthansa grow its low-cost long-haul presence in Europe and Africa.

2 years ago

Lufthansa Wants to Combine Brussels Airlines With Eurowings

Lufthansa Wants to Combine Brussels Airlines With Eurowings

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

Lufthansa is looking to increase its presence among Europe's low-cost carriers.

3 years ago

Brussels Airlines Shifts Flights to 4 Other Airports After Bombs Close Its Hub

Brussels Airlines Shifts Flights to 4 Other Airports After Bombs Close Its Hub

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

It's a huge undertaking to move flights and crews to other airports. Even trying to pull this off deserves respect.

3 years ago

The One Airline That Really Wants You to Know That ‘Africa is Not Ebola’

The One Airline That Really Wants You to Know That ‘Africa is Not Ebola’

Dan Peltier, Skift

It'll take more than a hashtag to get small-minded travelers comfortable with taking a trip to the African continent. Still, hats off to Brussels Airlines for trying to raise awareness of an issue that isn't being widely discussed.

4 years ago

Turkish Airlines’ push into Africa is worrying its European rivals

Turkish Airlines’ push into Africa is worrying its European rivals

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

There's something absolutely hilarious about a Belgian airline struggling with business in the Congo that distracts from the serious efforts Turkish Airlines has made to develop networks throughout Africa.

6 years ago