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Lufthansa adds new summer flights from Munich

This summer Lufthansa is launching three new routes from Munich – to Tallinn and Rostock on the Baltic Sea and to Zadar on the Adriatic coast. The airline is also increasing its flights to popular Mediterranean destinations.

Lufthansa launches new long-haul routes from Munich

This summer Lufthansa will be offering flights from Munich to three new long-haul destinations. From the end of March, Tashkent, Teheran and Miami will be included in the timetable. In addition, services to Cairo, which were launched this winter from Munich, will be extended until 30 May 2010.

Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines expand codeshare services to Africa

Lufthansa customers can now book codeshare flights with Brussels Airlines to four more destinations in Africa.

Travel inspiration from new online city guides

What’s the weather like in Istanbul? What’s on the must agenda in Vienna? Where to find the best restaurants and hottest bars in San Francisco? These and a host of other tips for exploring 50 destinations in Lufthansa’s global network are available to travel-happy passengers at

Lufthansa passenger numbers down in 2009

Under the impact of the poor economic situation, Lufthansa flew fewer passengers in 2009 than in the previous year.

Lufthansa plans flights to Iraq

As Iraq is increasingly opening up to civil aviation, demand for flights to the country is growing. Lufthansa is therefore examining the possibility of launching several new services to Iraq and is currently planning to serve the capital, Baghdad, and the city of Erbil in Northern Iraq from Frankfurt and Munich.

Top marks for Lufthansa’s baggage handling

Lufthansa and Frankfurt Airport have been voted top of the class in terms of passenger baggage handling.

New Lufthansa offering pleases coffee connoisseurs

Coffee connoisseurs can now pick and choose from a wider choice of their favorite hot beverage on Lufthansa flights out of Frankfurt and Munich to German domestic and most European destinations (Schengen Area).

Lufthansa gets passengers into the festive mood

In the occasionally hectic days during the run-up to Christmas and naturally over the Christmas break, Lufthansa is getting passengers into the festive mood with traditional Christmas food on the in-flight menu, Christmas goodies and seasonal decorations.

Lufthansa launches carbon offsetting with Miles & More

From now on, award miles earned in the Miles & More frequent flyer programme can also be used for voluntary carbon offset donations at Lufthansa and SWISS.

Lufthansa takes over bmi shares from SAS

With effect from 1 November 2009, Lufthansa-related UK holding company LHBD Holding Limited will take over a further 20 per cent stake in British Midland PLC (bmi). These shares are currently held by the SAS Group (SAS).

Lufthansa launches codeshare flights with JetBlue

As of this month, Lufthansa customers can book the new codeshare flights with Lufthansa's cooperation partner JetBlue.

Lufthansa expands services to Africa

Lufthansa is further boosting its services to Africa and increasing the number of flights it operates to Nigeria from ten to 14 per week. Following the introduction of the winter timetable on 25 October 2009, with these four additional flights, passengers will be able to fly daily from Frankfurt to the Nigerian capital Abuja.

Lufthansa expands codesharing with Brussels Airlines

Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines are expanding their codesharing services on long-haul routes to Africa. From now on, Lufthansa passengers will have a choice of four additional destinations and seven new connections from Brussels.

New Lufthansa Senator Lounge at Munich Airport

More amenities are in the offing for Lufthansa's passengers with Senator status at Munich Airport. A further Senator Lounge with around 700 square metres of floor space has opened in Terminal 2, and will ideally enhance the Senator Cafe and Senator Lounge in the EU Departures area.