Articles tagged “lccd”

IAG Launches a Low-Cost Carrier — Skift Business Traveler

IAG Launches a Low-Cost Carrier — Skift Business Traveler

Grant Martin, Skift

Those who use Avios as a frequent flyer currency will soon have a new budget carrier on which to earn and spend miles. Sadly, Oneworld partners can't say the same.

3 months ago

Lufthansa to Double Eurowings Fleet Size to Compete With Ryanair, EasyJet

Lufthansa to Double Eurowings Fleet Size to Compete With Ryanair, EasyJet

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

Lufthansa's flurry of deals with Germanwings and Brussels Airlines enables Lufthansa -- in theory, at least -- to get around union opposition to Eurowings' expansion. Can Eurowings really compete with Ryanair, EasyJet and Norwegian? We'll see if parent Lufthansa really has the chops to do it.

9 months ago