The Germanwings Memorial Service held earlier today is available to be viewed online.
A Memorial Service takes place tomorrow in Cologne to honor those lost in the Germanwings Tragedy. Thousands are expected near the Catherdral to honor the victims.
Update: Lufthansa has moved up the debut of ‘Yankee Tango’ by one day. She enters passenger service today between Frankfurt and New York JFK.
Lufthansa’s 747-8i in Retro-Livery is set to debut for service on Thursday…..Are you on the flight?
8 Star Alliance members have updated their timetables over the past 10 days. Most notable is the launch of 4 new routes by Aegean.
In perverse taste, a bomb threat was emailed to Germanwings on Sunday claiming that explosives were aboard 4U’s flight from Cologne to Milan. Predictably, nothing came of the threat……
Lufthansa’s Miles&More program suffered a short-lived attack on its servers that impacted a small number of accounts. The issue has been resolved and those affected have had their miles and vouchers restored.
SWISS is running two fare sales at the same time. Take advantage of low Economy Class fares during the spring, and enjoy low Business Class fares in the summer!
French ATC workers are walking off the job between Wednesday morning and Friday morning. LH Group carriers are impacted and have cancelled flights ahead of the labor action (or in-action as it were)…
Miles & More members in the USA can take advantage of a great car rental offer from Sixt: 1500 miles (instead of 500), Free UPS and 15% off rental rates. Deal ends in August!
A website has been established for anyone who would like to leave their expression of sympathy and support for friends and family who lost loved ones as a result of the Germanwings disaster……
In Part I of my ‘Frankfurt Spotting March 2015′ series, I share some of the more unique liveries that crossed my lens in the few days that I spent at the airport last week. Never a dull moment at FRA!
Investigators have found the Flight Data Recorder and have also released the findings of what was on the Co-Pilot’s Tablet PC. The data continues to suggest the Co-Pilot acted intentionally.
Enter for your chance to win a very limited edition calendar highlighting the very first flight (February 2015) of Lufthansa’s 747-8i ‘D-ABYT’ dressed in a retro livery.
News outlets in Germany suggest that the Co-Pilot of Germanwings 9525 may have been dealing with a problem with his eyesight which may have lead to his other struggles.
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- Germanwings Memorial Service Replay Available Online
- Germanwings Memorial Service In Cologne To Draw Thousands
- Update and Correction: LUFTHANSA’s 747-8i Retro Jet Enters Service Today
- Lufthansa’s Retro Livery 747-8i Enters Service Thursday!
- Star Alliance Route Announcements: March 29 – April 10, 2015