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  • Lufthansa confirms Spohr as new chief executive

    ​Lufthansa Group has confirmed Carsten Spohr as its new chief executive.

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  • Airlines begin push for discounted end-of-line 777s

    ​Airlines are beginning to push for discounts on current generation Boeing 777s, as the airframer looks to bridge a gap...

  • Boeing stands by dedicated freighter market

    ​Boeing anticipates continued demand for new dedicated freighter aircraft, despite recent weakness in the cargo market.

  • ANALYSIS: Is the weakness in the cargo market a temporary dip or a long-term trend?

    "Our approach has primarily been to build our existing... large palletised bellyholds and combi capacities" ...

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  • ​Lufthansa to consider A340-300 retirements

    News | 01 Jul 2014 14:49 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Lufthansa Group is considering retiring its Airbus A340-300 fleet, says head of leasing Markus Ohlert.
  • Lufthansa rejigs board functions after leadership change

    News | 02 May 2014 16:52 | Michael Gubisch

    Lufthansa has reorganised responsibilities among its executive board members as Carsten Spohr takes over the helm at the German airline group.
  • ​ANALYSIS: Bellyhold favoured over freighters in Europe

    News | 26 Mar 2014 14:40 | Michael Gubisch

    European airlines are cutting back their freighter fleets as they aim to transport more cargo on passenger aircraft. But the growing focus on belly freight – while Middle Eastern counterparts are gaining ground in the freighter arena – does not automatically mean that the continent’s carrier are retreating from the cargo market.
  • Lufthansa Cargo operating profit down a quarter in 2013

    News | 14 Mar 2014 09:52 | Michael Gubisch

    ​Lufthansa Cargo’s operational profit has declined 26.7% to €77 million ($107 million) in 2013 as revenue fell 9.2% to €2.44 billion compared with the previous year.
  • Lufthansa Cargo chief to take helm at passenger division

    News | 12 Mar 2014 10:53 | Michael Gubisch

    Lufthansa has appointed its cargo chief, Karl Ulrich Garnadt, to lead the airline’s passenger division, while senior executive Peter Gerber will take the reins at the freight arm.
  • Lufthansa Cargo adds Milan back into network

    News | 04 Mar 2014 12:06 | Graham Dunn

    ​Lufthansa Cargo is to bring Milan back into its network by adding a stop at the northern Italian city to its existing Cairo-Frankfurt link.