A relatively quiet week as far as route announcements are concerned, however Air Canada published new European routes for its Rouge segment and LOT canceled several European routes for the winter.
Here’s a quick reference to use when comparing Lufthansa’s Premium Economy Cabin based on aircraft. I’ve assembled all of the Premium Economy seating charts along with some suggestions as to which seats might be the best…..
Despite a strike that threatened to cancel all 57 Long Haul flights tomorrow, a group of fantastic volunteer pilots stepped up and offered to save 32 flights from cancellation. Are you affected?
Lufthansa Pilot Union is calling for a strike that will ground all Long Haul flights to and from Frankfurt between 8a and 11p on Tuesday September 30.
Lufthansa has announced a minor adjustment to their Advance Seat Reservation (ASR) program for Exit Row seating. The new cost structure involves price decreases for nearby destinations while increasing ASR fees on LH’s longest routes.
European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Ruling Allows Full Use Of Mobile Devices During All Phases Of Flights
The European Aviation Safety Agency has ruled in favor of allowing passengers to keep their devices connected during all phases of flight. The days of ‘Airplane Mode’ may be numbered……
The union representing the majority of Lufthansa pilots has once again called from strikes to take place in response to LH’s latest peace offering…..
Lufthansa is running another one of their Million Ticket sales through this weekend. Fares start as low as €99 and cover travel between November and March.
Lufthansa has plans to dress one of their future 747-8i aircraft in a retro livery to celebrate a special anniversary….Look for it next spring!
This was a busy week for several member airlines as routes were being updated well into the Spring 2015 timeframe. In all, 11 airlines updated their timetables with AEGEAN leading the way with many new routes that are scheduled from Spring/Summer 2015.
Here’s a brief update concerning the upcoming Advent-DO scheduled for Thanksgiving Weekend in Frankfurt. A rare opportunity has been arranged….read on …….
Lufthansa’s First Class Terminal is undergoing a minor facelift over the next 2 months and during the construction, visitors will be able to take home a special duck just for this occassion….
After conversations with United, they have provided me with an additional update on the process that will allow Mileage Plus members to electronically request and process their GPUs for travel in Lufthansa.
The Lufthansa Group continues its fleet modernization initiative with another significant order for medium haul aircraft designed to expand SWISS’ fleet and to replace the CRJ900s found flying for Eurowings.
Free on Thanksgiving Weekend? Join us for Advent-DO in Frankfurt and take in some great Lufthansa inspired events!