Austrian will be running a fare sale on Easter Sunday and Monday that will provide a 50% discount on a companion ticket for bookings placed through their ‘myHoliday’ portal.
Lufthansa announced today that beginning April 28, passengers traveling in certain Economy classes will need to pay a fee in order to reserve a specific seat for their flights. This only applies to certain Economy tickets and not to award redemption, Business Class or First Class tickets.
Lufthansa is offering a sub-$500 fare for travel between Newark and Stockholm. The pricing will not last for much longer!
A relatively light week as far as new route announcements from alliance members is concerned however Lufthansa, United, Ethiopian, EVA and Air China had a few minor updates.
Austrian is offering a fantastic deal for travel from Chicago to Copenhagen! Fares as low as $500 for November & early December!
LUFTHANSA and VC have agreed to return to negotiations to help resolve a serious labor dispute between the airline and its pilots. The good news is that with this agreement, the threat of a strike diminishes substantially.
Lufthansa has announced that it will begin to operate the A380 to India beginning later this year……
Lufthansa has launched another Business Class fare sale from most of their US gateways for a wide window of travel for this Summer and Fall. Best deals seem to be from the East Coast, especially NYC!
Lufthansa has introduced a new look to their amenity kits for long haul flights in First Class. Additionally, a limited edition Business Class kit will be available in May and June.
Lufthansa and Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) have scheduled a meeting for this coming Thursday. The meeting is not an official negotiation session. However, both sides will use the time to create a framework for future negotiations.
Over the past 7 days, 7 Star Alliance members announced minor updates to their timetables. The most interesting development is that Singapore will become the first A380 operator to serve India at the end of May.