Lufthansa has announced that it has reached an agreement with Ver.di, the union representing approximately 33,000 Cabin Crew and Ground Staff. The agreement is valid for 26 months — until March 31, 2015.


The sides agreed to the following terms:

For Lufthansa Airline employees, they will get a 3% raise in 2 steps with the first one effective in August 2013 and the second step in August 2015.  Both steps will be in 1.5% increments.

For Lufthansa Cargo and Technik Employees, their deal will award them with a 4.7% increase in pay, also in 2 steps.  The first step, a 2.4% bump effective on 1 August 2013 and the second step, a 2.3% bump on 1 August 2014.