Lufthansa and Eurowings are suspending flights from Leipzig for the time being

The corona crisis has caused the demand for flights to collapse. Now Lufthansa is drawing conclusions – and is suspending its flights from Leipzig-Halle. She doesn’t want to fly from here until next summer. Photo series with 10 pictures The airline Lufthansa and its subsidiary Eurowings are suspending their flights from Leipzig-Halle for the time […]

Air transport: State aid for airports

Empty runway at Hahn Airport Because most of the flights were canceled in the corona pandemic, smaller airports lack the money. Does the state have to step in? (Photo: dpa) Berlin / Frankfurt Gereon Arens finally wanted to be in the black: for twelve years he had invested in his aircraft maintenance company in Haitec, […]

Hamburg affected: Lufthansa fires 80 employees

The conflict between Lufthansa and the Verdi union continues to intensify. After the negotiations on a comprehensive corona restructuring contract were broken off, the company terminated contracts for partial retirement for around 80 employees – including in Hamburg. “It is absolutely absurd to punish long-term employees in this way because you think you will save […]

KLM from November 8 to Brandenburg, Brussels Airlines a day later

That same day, October 31, the first regular flights of EasyJet land. On Sunday, November 1, the first flights of that low-cost carrier will depart, just like Turkish Airlines and Qatar Airways. Several other budget airlines will follow in the course of next week, such as Eurowings, Ryanair and Vueling, Sunexpress and Sundair. Most legacy […]

Lufthansa and Eurowings reduce the offer at Saxony’s airports

Due to the corona crisis, Lufthansa and its subsidiary Eurowings have significantly reduced their capacities at Leipzig / Halle and Dresden airports and this is likely to remain the case for the winter flight schedule. As Lufthansa announced at the request of MDR SACHSEN, the connection from Leipzig to Munich will be suspended until summer […]

Lufthansa extends flight cancellations and further reduces capacity

The airlines of the Lufthansa Group will no longer fly to China until April 24th. The connection to Tehran will be canceled until April 30th. Whe company announced on Monday that the airlines in the Lufthansa Group are reducing additional frequencies in their route network, including to and from Hong Kong and Seoul (Korea). Flights […]

Lufthansa cancels 80 partial retirement contracts

Lufthansa passenger plane For many employees, there were no prospects for continued employment at the remaining hubs in Munich and Frankfurt. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt The conflict between Lufthansa and the Verdi service union continues to intensify. After the negotiations on an overarching Corona restructuring contract were broken off, the company terminated the partial retirement agreements […]

Lufthansa cancels 80 partial retirement contracts – Verdi outraged

The conflict between Lufthansa and the Verdi service union continues to intensify. After the negotiations on an overarching Corona restructuring contract were broken off, the company terminated the agreements on partial retirement for around 80 employees at the decentralized locations that were abandoned. According to Verdi, employees in Düsseldorf, Berlin, Hamburg, Stuttgart, Cologne, Bremen, Nuremberg […]