Articles tagged “luftansa”

Lufthansa Closes in on Deal to Buy Part of Bankrupt Air Berlin

Lufthansa Closes in on Deal to Buy Part of Bankrupt Air Berlin

Associated Press

Lufthansa was always likely to be the final destination for a significant portion of the Air Berlin business, we'll have to wait and see if anyone else will be taking a piece.

2 years ago

Lufthansa Says Rest of 2016 Will Bring Lower Ticket Prices and Terror Fears

Lufthansa Says Rest of 2016 Will Bring Lower Ticket Prices and Terror Fears

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

Shocking that the CEO mentioned the threat of terrorism but not its crippling labor relations and losses to Gulf carriers.

3 years ago

Lufthansa Faces 12th Pilot Strike as Benefits Fight Persists

Lufthansa Faces 12th Pilot Strike as Benefits Fight Persists

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

The labor issues have significantly impacted Lufthansa's operations and its earnings during a time when the carrier is also facing substantial obstacles from outside the company.

4 years ago

Lufthansa CEO Says He’s Open to Gulf Alliances After Earlier Arrogance

Lufthansa CEO Says He’s Open to Gulf Alliances After Earlier Arrogance

Marilyn Gerlach, Bloomberg

After arrogantly stating several months ago that Lufthansa needs to stand up to Gulf airlines, CEO Christoph Franz, who's leaving for a pharmaceutical company, thinks a Gulf alliance could be the right medicine under certain circumstances. The airline industry is changing, and Franz won't be around at Lufthansa to see those changes through.

6 years ago