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Lufthansa will also be obliged to transfer to rivals up to 24 takeoff and landing slots at its hubs in Frankfurt and Munich NeutralThe groups nonexecutive board on Monday approved a 9 billion euro government bailout that will force it to cede some of its prized landing slots to rivals http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-results/germanys-lufthansa-posts-first-quarter-net-loss-of-2-1-billion-euros-idUSKBN23A0JG2020-06-03
Lufthansa has another charter flight scheduled for Shanghai on Wednesday NeutralBEIJING China announced on Sunday two new confirmed cases of coronavirus and four new asymptomatic cases including one person without symptoms of COVID19 on a chartered flight from Germany http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cases/china-says-2-new-coronavirus-cases-asymptomatic-case-on-german-charter-idUSKBN23701G2020-06-01
Lufthansas management board has accepted a more favourable set of demands from the European Commission in exchange for approval of a 9 billion euro government bailout the carrier said on Saturday paving the way for its rescue PositiveLufthansas management board has accepted a more favourable set of demands from the European Commission in exchange for approval of a 9 billion euro government bailout the carrier said on Saturday paving the way for its rescue http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa-rescue/lufthansa-accepts-tweaked-demands-by-brussels-over-state-bailout-idUSKBN23533X2020-05-31
The German government Lufthansa and the European Commission have reached an important intermediate step in the aid the Economy Ministry said in a statement PositiveLufthansas management board has accepted a more favourable set of demands from the European Commission in exchange for approval of a 9 billion euro government bailout the carrier said on Saturday paving the way for its rescue http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa-rescue/lufthansa-accepts-tweaked-demands-by-brussels-over-state-bailout-idUSKBN23533X2020-05-31
The airlines supervisory board needs to approve the deal Lufthansa said adding it would convene an extraordinary general meeting to obtain shareholder approval for the bailout PositiveLufthansas management board has accepted a more favourable set of demands from the European Commission in exchange for approval of a 9 billion euro government bailout the carrier said on Saturday paving the way for its rescue http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa-rescue/lufthansa-accepts-tweaked-demands-by-brussels-over-state-bailout-idUSKBN23533X2020-05-31
Lufthansa and the rest of the airline sector have been hard hit by what is expected to be a protracted travel slump due to the coronavirus pandemic NegativeThe agreement comes after Lufthansas supervisory board on Wednesday rejected an initial deal with Brussels including conditions that were significantly more painful http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa-rescue/edging-closer-to-bailout-lufthansa-accepts-tweaked-demands-by-brussels-idUSKBN23533X2020-05-30
The German government Lufthansa and the European Commission have reached an important intermediate step in the aid Germanys Economy Ministry said in a statement PositiveThe agreement comes after Lufthansas supervisory board on Wednesday rejected an initial deal with Brussels including conditions that were significantly more painful http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa-rescue/edging-closer-to-bailout-lufthansa-accepts-tweaked-demands-by-brussels-idUSKBN23533X2020-05-30
The agreement comes after Lufthansas supervisory board on Wednesday rejected an initial deal with Brussels including conditions that were significantly more painful NegativeThe agreement comes after Lufthansas supervisory board on Wednesday rejected an initial deal with Brussels including conditions that were significantly more painful http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa-rescue/edging-closer-to-bailout-lufthansa-accepts-tweaked-demands-by-brussels-idUSKBN23533X2020-05-30
Spain said quarantinefree tourism would resume next month and Germany edged toward a 9 billioneuro bailout of airline Lufthansa Positiveoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rally-sp-500-crosses-3000-barrier-oil-gains-idUSL1N2D81OY2020-05-27
Lufthansa will resume flights to 20 destinations from midJune NeutralEuropean equities staged a strong session but in low volumes as U.S. and British markets were shut for public holidays http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-solid-gains-in-thin-volumes-idUSL8N2D73362020-05-26
Lufthansa will separately receive a 3billioneuro threeyear loan from statebacked KfW and private banks NeutralUnder the bailout package details of which were earlier reported by Reuters the government will also inject 5 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa-rescue/germany-stamps-authority-on-lufthansa-with-9-8-billion-lifeline-idUSKBN23110F2020-05-26
Lufthansa is bracing for hundreds of aircraft to remain grounded due to the coronavirus pandemic well into 2022 and that further job cuts NegativeSTOXX closes 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/live-markets-closing-snapshot-hope-rally-idUSL8N2D25YH2020-05-21
FRANKFURT Lufthansa is bracing for hundreds of aircraft to remain grounded due to the coronavirus pandemic well into 2022 and that further job cuts at its maintenance and catering businesses were inevitable NegativeFRANKFURT Lufthansa is bracing for hundreds of aircraft to remain grounded due to the coronavirus pandemic well into 2022 and that further job cuts at its maintenance and catering businesses were inevitable http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-fleet/lufthansa-expects-hundreds-of-aircraft-to-be-grounded-until-2022-idUSKBN22V2IE2020-05-20
Maintenance unit Lufthansa Technik and catering business LSG would have to face a considerable number of additional jobs to be cut according to the letter NegativeFRANKFURT Lufthansa is bracing for hundreds of aircraft to remain grounded due to the coronavirus pandemic well into 2022 and that further job cuts at its maintenance and catering businesses were inevitable http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-fleet/lufthansa-expects-hundreds-of-aircraft-to-be-grounded-until-2022-idUSKBN22V2IE2020-05-20
Planes showing the markings of commercial airlines including British Airways Lufthansa and Air France stand parked buffeted by the spring wind blowing across the plain NeutralTERUEL Spain Dozens of passenger jetliners belonging to European carriers stand idled in neat lines in what has become a giant aeroplane parking lot amid the flat farmlands of eastern Spain http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-spain-planes/the-planes-in-spain-parked-neatly-on-the-plain-idUSKBN22O21M2020-05-13
Lufthansas rescue deal is expected to give Germany a 25 PositiveSome 10000 shareholders followed the meeting online representing 33 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-restructuring/lufthansa-to-pay-no-dividend-for-2019-as-airline-seeks-bailout-idUSKBN22H1902020-05-06
Separately Lufthansa is expected to receive about 5 billion euros in nonvoting capital as well as roughly 3 billion in statebacked loans they added PositiveSome 10000 shareholders followed the meeting online representing 33 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-restructuring/lufthansa-to-pay-no-dividend-for-2019-as-airline-seeks-bailout-idUSKBN22H1902020-05-06
BERLIN Lufthansa is hopeful its bailout talks with the German government can be concluded soon the airlines board told staff in a letter seen by Reuters adding that it is also considering alternatives such as creditor protection PositiveBERLIN Lufthansa is hopeful its bailout talks with the German government can be concluded soon the airlines board told staff in a letter seen by Reuters adding that it is also considering alternatives such as creditor protection http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa/lufthansa-board-hopeful-of-securing-government-bailout-soon-idUSKBN22F0MI2020-05-04
Lufthansa is negotiating a 10 billion euro bailout that would result in the government taking a 25 PositiveBERLIN Lufthansa is hopeful its bailout talks with the German government can be concluded soon the airlines board told staff in a letter seen by Reuters adding that it is also considering alternatives such as creditor protection http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa/lufthansa-board-hopeful-of-securing-government-bailout-soon-idUSKBN22F0MI2020-05-04
Reuters reported on Wednesday that Lufthansa is negotiating a 9 billion euro bailout with loans from Austria Germany and Switzerland citing a source close to the matter PositiveBERLIN Lufthansa is hopeful its bailout talks with the German government can be concluded soon the airlines board told staff in a letter seen by Reuters adding that it is also considering alternatives such as creditor protection http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa/lufthansa-board-hopeful-of-securing-government-bailout-soon-idUSKBN22F0MI2020-05-04
Lufthansa should not be said Soeder head of the Christian Social Union sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkels Christian Democrats NeutralLufthansa should not be said Soeder head of the Christian Social Union sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkels Christian Democrats http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa/lufthansa-should-be-supported-but-not-nationalised-bavarian-premier-idUSKCN2291EI2020-04-28
German investor Heinz Hermann Thiele has increased his stake in Lufthansa to a regulatory filing showed on Friday PositiveGermany will protect domestic firms from foreign takeovers two leading politicians said on Friday after company valuations in Europes largest economy have been hammered by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-fund/germany-will-block-foreign-takeovers-to-avoid-economy-sell-out-idUSKBN21717T2020-03-21
Germanys Lufthansa said on Thursday the airline industry may not survive without state aid if the virus outbreak lasted for a long time Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-rout-pauses-as-stimulus-calms-recession-panic-idUSL4N2BC2SL2020-03-20
Around 700 of Lufthansa Groups 763 aircraft will be temporarily parked NeutralThe German airline group has slashed capacity proposed shorttime working and suspended its dividend saying it was impossible to forecast the impact of coronavirus on profitability http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-results/airline-industry-may-not-survive-without-state-aid-lufthansa-idUSKBN2160P82020-03-19
As governments across the world close borders and airports the Lufthansa Group has been forced to make drastic cuts in its flight operations NegativeThe German airline group has slashed capacity proposed shorttime working and suspended its dividend saying it was impossible to forecast the impact of coronavirus on profitability http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-results/airline-industry-may-not-survive-without-state-aid-lufthansa-idUSKBN2160P82020-03-19
In order to secure its finances the Lufthansa Group said it had raised an additional 600 million euros in recent weeks giving it liquidity of around 4 PositiveThe German airline group has slashed capacity proposed shorttime working and suspended its dividend saying it was impossible to forecast the impact of coronavirus on profitability http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-results/airline-industry-may-not-survive-without-state-aid-lufthansa-idUSKBN2160P82020-03-19
Lufthansa is also discontinuing longhaul flights from Munich and for now will only offer longhaul flights from Frankfurt it said announcing a reduction of passenger flights by overall PositiveThe German airline group has slashed capacity proposed shorttime working and suspended its dividend saying it was impossible to forecast the impact of coronavirus on profitability http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-results/airline-industry-may-not-survive-without-state-aid-lufthansa-idUSKBN2160P82020-03-19
The executive board will take a pay cut Lufthansa said confirming 2019 results released on March 13 NegativeThe German airline group has slashed capacity proposed shorttime working and suspended its dividend saying it was impossible to forecast the impact of coronavirus on profitability http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-results/airline-industry-may-not-survive-without-state-aid-lufthansa-idUSKBN2160P82020-03-19
German airline group Lufthansa said on Friday it would ask several European governments for liquidity help to counter the effects of the coronavirus crisis NegativeLONDON Airlines called on the British government to help ensure their survival during the coronavirus crisis on Sunday after the U.S. extended restrictions on European travelers to include Britain http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines-britain/airlines-ask-for-british-government-help-to-survive-crisis-idUSKBN2120X82020-03-16
And Germanys Lufthansa hit hard by flight restrictions in China then the United States said it would need government help as it grounds twothirds of its aircraft fleet NegativeBritish Airways warned of job losses and Norwegian Air said it had weeks not to avert collapse as airlines look for cost cuts and government help in the face of a crippling travel slump brought on by the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines-iata/airlines-seek-cost-cuts-and-aid-to-survive-coronavirus-idUSKBN2101QH2020-03-14
Lufthansa said it was assessing the impact of the changes on its U.S. operations while Air France KLM did not respond immediately to a request for comment NegativeLOS A clampdown on European travel to the United States will heap more pressure on airlines already reeling from the coronavirus pandemic analysts said raising the odds of government relief packages as billions of dollars of tourist spending vanish http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-airlines/u-s-clampdown-on-european-travel-heaps-new-coronavirus-woes-on-airlines-idUSKBN20Z0FJ2020-03-12
7 times earnings Citi calculates and swell Lufthansas multiple to 12 NeutralPARIS The coronavirus will accelerate a Darwinian shakeout in Europes overcrowded airline industry that ultimately benefits Ryanair and British Airways owner IAG industry experts predict http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-airlines-an/coronavirus-to-drive-european-airline-industry-shakeout-idUSKBN20W1Z42020-03-10
The viruss spread is hitting more routes prompting a Lufthansa capacity cut and similar moves by others while the full traffic impact is yet to show up in published data NegativePARIS The coronavirus will accelerate a Darwinian shakeout in Europes overcrowded airline industry that ultimately benefits Ryanair and British Airways owner IAG industry experts predict http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-airlines-an/coronavirus-to-drive-european-airline-industry-shakeout-idUSKBN20W1Z42020-03-10
Lufthansa said other measures it was taking in response to the outbreak included offering staff unpaid leave reduced hours or bringing forward annual leave NegativeAirlines across the globe have suspended flights or modified services in response to the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa/lufthansa-slashes-flights-as-coronavirus-hits-bookings-idUSKBN20T25A2020-03-07
Before we need help theres a lot of burdens you can take away we never ask for help we ask for less Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr told the conference NegativeBRUSSELS The worst is still to come for the airline industry in terms of economic damage from the coronavirus outbreak European bosses warned on Tuesday but they predicted that travel demand could stabilise in the coming weeks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-europe-airlines/airlines-face-worsening-coronavirus-impact-european-bosses-warn-idUSKBN20Q13U2020-03-04
We would rather have two healthy Lufthansa Group Chief Executive Carsten Spohr told an aviation conference on Tuesday PositiveWe would rather have two healthy Lufthansa Group Chief Executive Carsten Spohr told an aviation conference on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-europe-airlines-embraer/lufthansa-ceo-supports-boeing-embraer-tie-up-idUSKBN20Q2R82020-03-04
Lufthansa said it was too early to assess the impact on its earnings which are due to be published on March 19 NeutralThe epidemic which began in China and has killed almost 3000 people worldwide is disrupting flight demand and many airlines have suspended or adjusted services in response http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa/lufthansa-extends-china-tehran-flight-suspensions-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN20P11N2020-03-03
On Monday Lufthansa gave details of its scheduling changes including adjusting services to northern Italy which has become a flashpoint in the coronavirus outbreak NegativeThe epidemic which began in China and has killed almost 3000 people worldwide is disrupting flight demand and many airlines have suspended or adjusted services in response http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-lufthansa/lufthansa-extends-china-tehran-flight-suspensions-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN20P11N2020-03-03
Lufthansa earlier on Wednesday announced a cost savings programme including a suspension of new recruitment to counter the business impact of the coronavirus outbreak NegativeSueddeutsche Zeitung citing unidentified corporate sources said talks were not close to a conclusion and the process could take some time http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-tap-m-a-lufthansa-united/lufthansa-and-united-weigh-takeover-of-portugals-tap-sueddeutsche-idUSKCN20K2F82020-02-27
FRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa is considering suspending new hiring and enacting other savings measures as it grapples with the coronavirus a German newspaper reported on Tuesday NegativeFRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa is considering suspending new hiring and enacting other savings measures as it grapples with the coronavirus a German newspaper reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lufthansa-coronavirus/lufthansa-may-suspend-hiring-in-wake-of-coronavirus-handelsblatt-idUSKBN20J21W2020-02-26
In addition to suspending or postponing hiring Lufthansa wants to save on personnel costs through expanding unpaid leave Hohmeister told the paper NegativeFRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa is considering suspending new hiring and enacting other savings measures as it grapples with the coronavirus a German newspaper reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lufthansa-coronavirus/lufthansa-may-suspend-hiring-in-wake-of-coronavirus-handelsblatt-idUSKBN20J21W2020-02-26
Lufthansa has stopped all flights to mainland China until the end of March NegativeFRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa is considering suspending new hiring and enacting other savings measures as it grapples with the coronavirus a German newspaper reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lufthansa-coronavirus/lufthansa-may-suspend-hiring-in-wake-of-coronavirus-handelsblatt-idUSKBN20J21W2020-02-26
Of course this will also have significant economic consequences for us and other Harry Hohmeister a Lufthansa board member told the Handelsblatt newspaper PositiveFRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa is considering suspending new hiring and enacting other savings measures as it grapples with the coronavirus a German newspaper reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lufthansa-coronavirus/lufthansa-may-suspend-hiring-in-wake-of-coronavirus-handelsblatt-idUSKBN20J21W2020-02-26
Among the worst performers on the STOXX 600 were airline stocks with EasyJet Ryanair Air France and Lufthansa down between and Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/milan-stocks-hit-near-3-week-low-as-virus-pandemic-fears-knock-europe-idUSL3N2AO1PQ2020-02-25
Germanys Lufthansa said it had cut its freighter schedule to allow pilots to spend the night in Russia rather than China NegativeThe air transport sector already reeling from China passenger flight cancellations designed to slow the spread of coronavirus now faces mounting freight and logistics disruption with broader repercussions at stake economists warn http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-airlines-freight/coronavirus-turmoil-spreads-to-airline-cargo-operations-idUSKBN1ZZ09S2020-02-06
Other airlines that have stopped their flights to mainland China include Air France KLM SA British Airways Germanys Lufthansa and Virgin Atlantic NegativeAll three major U.S. airlines announced the cancellation of flights to mainland China on Friday as the U.S. government unveiled additional steps to curb the spread of the coronavirus which originated in China http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-health-delta-air/major-u-s-airlines-cancel-china-flights-as-government-steps-up-warnings-idUSKBN1ZU25I2020-02-01
The decision of the American carriers followed moves by Air France KLM SA British Airways Germanys Lufthansa and Virgin Atlantic to halt flights NegativeHONG KONG Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand said on Saturday they were suspending direct flights from their countries to mainland China in response to travel restrictions imposed in the wake of the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-qantas/qantas-and-air-nz-suspend-china-flights-due-to-coronavirus-curbs-idUSKBN1ZV3CN2020-02-01
More airlines have stopped flying to mainland China including Air France KLM SA British Airways Germanys Lufthansa and Virgin Atlantic while others have cut flights NegativeThe United States warned Americans not to travel to China as the death toll from a new virus reached 213 on Friday and the World Health Organization declared a global health emergency http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/u-s-warns-citizens-against-travel-to-china-as-virus-toll-tops-200-idUSKBN1ZT3742020-01-31
BERLIN Lufthansa is suspending its own Swiss and Austrian Airlines flights to and from China until Feb NegativeBERLIN Lufthansa is suspending its own Swiss and Austrian Airlines flights to and from China until Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-lufthansa/lufthansa-swiss-and-austrian-flights-suspended-to-and-from-china-idUSKBN1ZS26H2020-01-30
Majors airlines including American Airlines British Airways and Lufthansa have suspended direct flights to and from mainland China due to the outbreak NegativeNEW YORK Oil prices were mixed on Wednesday as worries about the coronavirus outbreak and swelling U.S. crude inventories weighed on prices counterbalanced by talk that OPEC could extend oil output cuts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-mixed-as-virus-fears-u-s-stock-build-face-talk-of-further-opec-cuts-idUSKBN1ZS06R2020-01-30
Some airlines are suspending flights to China from British Airways and Lufthansa to Air Canada and American Airlines NegativeCountries began isolating hundreds of citizens evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan in an effort to stop the global spread of an epidemic that has killed 170 with South Korea calling for calm in the face of protests at a quarantine center http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health/china-virus-toll-rises-to-170-as-countries-isolate-citizens-to-stop-global-spread-idUSKBN1ZS35G2020-01-30
Various airlines are cutting flights to the country from British Airways and Lufthansa to Air Canada and American Airlines NegativeSeveral countries began isolating hundreds of citizens evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan in an effort to stop the global spread of an epidemic which has killed 170 with South Korea calling for calm in the face of protests at a quarantine center http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/china-virus-toll-rises-to-170-as-countries-isolate-citizens-to-stop-global-spread-idUSKBN1ZS35G2020-01-30
The dispute includes pay and working conditions at Lufthansa and led to walkouts staged by UFO last year NegativeThe union will announce more details on Wednesday at 1400 CET http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-unions/german-cabin-crew-union-plans-further-strikes-at-lufthansa-idUSKBN1ZH0LQ2020-01-19





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A Lufthansa board member Detlef Kayser said in an emailed statement on Friday that the union had failed to provide in writing the demands of its representatives NegativeFRANKFURT German cabin crew will go on strike from Monday to Wednesday next week at Lufthansas budget airline Germanwings the UFO labor union said Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-lufthansa-strike-union/german-cabin-crew-union-says-to-strike-next-week-at-germanwings-idUSKBN1YV1ED2019-12-28
FRANKFURT German cabin crew will go on strike from Monday to Wednesday next week at Lufthansas budget airline Germanwings the UFO labor union said Friday NegativeFRANKFURT German cabin crew will go on strike from Monday to Wednesday next week at Lufthansas budget airline Germanwings the UFO labor union said Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-lufthansa-strike-union/german-cabin-crew-union-says-to-strike-next-week-at-germanwings-idUSKBN1YV1ED2019-12-28
Lufthansa management and UFO last month agreed to enter largescale arbitration talks in an effort to avert further strikes PositiveFRANKFURT German cabin crew will go on strike from Monday to Wednesday next week at Lufthansas budget airline Germanwings the UFO labor union said Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-lufthansa-strike-union/german-cabin-crew-union-says-to-strike-next-week-at-germanwings-idUSKBN1YV1ED2019-12-28
The strike is an escalation of a monthslong dispute with Lufthansa and its subsidiaries over pay and pensions NegativeFRANKFURT German cabin crew will go on strike from Monday to Wednesday next week at Lufthansas budget airline Germanwings the UFO labor union said Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-lufthansa-strike-union/german-cabin-crew-union-says-to-strike-next-week-at-germanwings-idUSKBN1YV1ED2019-12-28
Before signing a contract with Gategroup Lufthansa must protect the wages and working conditions of LSG employees in a collective agreement verdi representative Katharina Wesenick told Reuters PositiveThe sale is part of Lufthansas new strategy to focus on its airline the German carrier said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-lsg-divestiture/gategroup-on-brink-of-deal-for-lufthansas-european-catering-business-idUSKBN1Y01CE2019-11-27
The sale is part of Lufthansas new strategy to focus on its airline the German carrier said in a statement PositiveThe sale is part of Lufthansas new strategy to focus on its airline the German carrier said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-lsg-divestiture/gategroup-on-brink-of-deal-for-lufthansas-european-catering-business-idUSKBN1Y01CE2019-11-27
Though price detail has yet to emerge company sources have said that Lufthansa might receive only a small sum for LSGs European operations NeutralThe sale is part of Lufthansas new strategy to focus on its airline the German carrier said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-lsg-divestiture/gategroup-on-brink-of-deal-for-lufthansas-european-catering-business-idUSKBN1Y01CE2019-11-27
Ferrovie and Atlantia have been discussing a joint investment in Alitalia for months with U.S. carrier Delta and more recently Germanys Lufthansa PositiveMILAN An Alitalia rescue plan ran into trouble on Wednesday when its main sponsor railway group Ferrovie dello Stato said conditions were not in place to set up an investor consortium to save the struggling Italian carrier http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-rescue-ferrovie/alitalia-rescue-plan-hits-the-skids-delta-still-interested-in-10-idUSKBN1XU2KI2019-11-21
We will not invest in current Alitalia but we are interested being a commercial said Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr at an event in Berlin on Tuesday NegativeAtlantia added however it remained available to engage in negotiations to seek for an industrial partner for the carrier http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-rescue-atlantia/italian-airline-alitalias-rescue-in-doubt-as-atlantia-backtracks-idUSKBN1XT2M02019-11-20
It has established partnerships with airlines and service companies such as Air Canada Air FranceKLM Hahn Air Lufthansa and Swissport PositiveNEW YORK German airline Hahn Air which offers scheduled and charter flights within Europe announced on Monday it has issued the first airline tickets enabled by blockchain technology in partnership with Winding Tree an opensource travel distribution platform http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-blockchain-airlines-hahn-air/german-airline-hahn-air-issues-first-blockchain-based-tickets-idUSKBN1XS1TC2019-11-19
BERLIN Nov 7 German airline Lufthansa said its Eurowings budget carrier should be back to profitability by 2021 as it reported betterthanexpected thirdquarter results as it cut costs NegativeBERLIN Nov 7 German airline Lufthansa said its Eurowings budget carrier should be back to profitability by 2021 as it reported betterthanexpected thirdquarter results as it cut costs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/lufthansa-results/lufthansa-says-eurowings-to-be-back-in-the-black-by-2021-idUSL8N27N1FJ2019-11-07
Lufthansa wrote to Ferrovie recently offering a commercial partnership with Alitalia and saying it could take a stake in the carrier under certain conditions to be agreed with other partners PositiveWe do not have any preference about the industrial partner for Alitalia we are Daniele Discepolo one of the three administrators in charge of the airline told a parliamentary hearing http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-rescue-administrators/alitalia-administrators-neutral-on-delta-lufthansa-offers-idUSKBN1XG1VQ2019-11-07
A source said last week Lufthansa was ready to invest up to 200 million euros in Alitalia which is running out of cash and scrambling to find new funds PositiveIt said the rough investment figure could go as high as 120 million euros http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a/delta-might-pull-out-of-alitalia-bid-consortium-newspaper-idUSKBN1XD0A72019-11-04
But Germanys Lufthansa might invest about 150 million euros Il Corriere said PositiveIt said the rough investment figure could go as high as 120 million euros http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a/delta-might-pull-out-of-alitalia-bid-consortium-newspaper-idUSKBN1XD0A72019-11-04
Lufthansa is seeking up to 6000 job cuts however versus 2500 envisaged by a plan drafted by the Delta consortium the newspaper reported NeutralIt said the rough investment figure could go as high as 120 million euros http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a/delta-might-pull-out-of-alitalia-bid-consortium-newspaper-idUSKBN1XD0A72019-11-04
According to financial analysts at Bernstein an investment of Lufthansa in Alitalia would make sense but not at any price NeutralWe are not commenting on a Lufthansa spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-ready-to-invest-up-to-200-million-euros-in-alitalia-rescue-source-idUSKBN1XA0T82019-11-01
We are not commenting on a Lufthansa spokesman said NeutralWe are not commenting on a Lufthansa spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-ready-to-invest-up-to-200-million-euros-in-alitalia-rescue-source-idUSKBN1XA0T82019-11-01
A Lufthansa spokesman said the strike was illegal because UFOs status as a negotiator on behalf of staff was in doubt NegativeA Lufthansa spokesman said the strike was illegal because UFOs status as a negotiator on behalf of staff was in doubt http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lufthansa-strike-union/lufthansa-cabin-crew-union-stages-all-day-strike-at-smaller-airlines-idUSKBN1WZ04O2019-10-20
A Lufthansa spokesman said the strike was illegal because UFOs status as a union negotiating on behalf of staff was in doubt NegativeLufthansa http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/lufthansa-strike-union/lufthansa-cabin-crew-union-stages-all-day-strike-at-smaller-airlines-idUSL5N2750632019-10-20
FRANKFURT Oct 20 German flight attendants union UFO on Sunday said it would stage an allday strike at smaller German divisions of airline group Lufthansa in an escalating row over workers pay and pensions NegativeLufthansa http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/lufthansa-strike-union/lufthansa-cabin-crew-union-stages-all-day-strike-at-smaller-airlines-idUSL5N2750632019-10-20
Lufthansa on Friday had offered a pay rise to cabin staff prompting the union to call off a planned strike at Lufthansas namesake core brand at hubs Frankfurt and Munich NeutralA Lufthansa spokesman said the strike was illegal because UFOs status as a negotiator on behalf of staff was in doubt http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lufthansa-strike-union/lufthansa-cabin-crew-union-stages-all-day-strike-at-smaller-airlines-idUSKBN1WZ04O2019-10-20
An involvement of Lufthansa would likely close the door to Delta which has expressed commitment to contributing only around 100 million euros to the rescue of Alitalia angering Rome PositiveOn Thursday two people with knowledge of the matter said Germanys Lufthansa was now offering not only a commercial partnership but could also take a stake in the rival http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa/alitalia-rescue-hopes-rise-as-lufthansa-looks-set-to-step-in-idUSKBN1WW16V2019-10-18
Italys Il Messaggero newspaper earlier reported that a senior Lufthansa executive said the company was ready to acquire a stake in the Italian airline PositiveOn Thursday two people with knowledge of the matter said Germanys Lufthansa was now offering not only a commercial partnership but could also take a stake in the rival http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa/alitalia-rescue-hopes-rise-as-lufthansa-looks-set-to-step-in-idUSKBN1WW16V2019-10-18
On Thursday two people with knowledge of the matter said Germanys Lufthansa was now offering not only a commercial partnership but could also take a stake in the rival NegativeOn Thursday two people with knowledge of the matter said Germanys Lufthansa was now offering not only a commercial partnership but could also take a stake in the rival http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa/alitalia-rescue-hopes-rise-as-lufthansa-looks-set-to-step-in-idUSKBN1WW16V2019-10-18
European shares slipped on Tuesday as grim forecasts from German giants Bayer and Lufthansa soured sentiment while a battered pound helped Londons bluechip index outperform for a second day PositiveEuropean shares slipped on Tuesday as grim forecasts from German giants Bayer and Lufthansa soured sentiment while a battered pound helped Londons bluechip index outperform for a second day http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-hit-by-bayer-lufthansa-ftse-shines-idUSKCN1UP0NI2019-07-31
July 30 European shares slipped on Tuesday as grim forecasts from German giants Bayer and Lufthansa soured sentiment while a battered pound helped Londons bluechip index outperform for a second day Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-hit-by-bayer-lufthansa-ftse-shines-idUSL4N24V21M2019-07-31
Lufthansa said it expected the European market to remain challenging until at least the end of this year NegativeBERLIN July 30 German airline Lufthansa on Tuesday posted a decline in secondquarter earnings hurt by price competition on shorthaul routes in Germany and Austria as well as rising fuel costs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/lufthansa-results/lufthansa-posts-drop-in-q2-earnings-on-rising-fuel-costs-and-price-wars-idUSL8N24Q4YS2019-07-30
Later on Saturday Germanys Lufthansa said it had canceled services from Munich and Frankfurt to Cairo but it resumed flights on Sunday NegativeEVERETT Wash http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-egypt-egyptair-security/egyptair-executive-says-no-logical-reason-for-british-airways-cancellations-to-cairo-idUSKCN1UI2HA2019-07-24
CAIRO British Airways and Lufthansa abruptly suspended flights to Cairo from Saturday over security concerns but giving no details about what may have prompted the move NegativeCAIRO British Airways and Lufthansa abruptly suspended flights to Cairo from Saturday over security concerns but giving no details about what may have prompted the move http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-british-airways/british-airways-suspends-flights-to-cairo-for-seven-days-idUSKCN1UF0K32019-07-22
He defended Lufthansa unit Eurowings offering flights for under 35 euros citing the need to defend its home market PositiveAt this time we dont see restraint in fact the Carsten Spohr told the NZZ am Sonntag newspaper in the interview published on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-ceo/lufthansa-ceo-sees-no-greta-effect-on-passenger-numbers-idUSKCN1U90622019-07-15
Earlier this year Mounir was in a battle with Airbus for sales of widebody jets to IAG and Germanys Lufthansa PositivePARIS Days after stealing the Paris Airshow with a deal to sell 200 of the grounded 737 MAX Boeings sales chief faces fallout from the discovery of a new flaw that will delay the jets return to service http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-mounir-newsmaker/from-wind-tunnels-to-megadeals-the-boeing-sales-boss-facing-new-max-storm-idUSKCN1TT1SM2019-06-29
In Frankfurt Lufthansa wanted to shed some A380s to focus on smaller airports NeutralPARIS Days after stealing the Paris Airshow with a deal to sell 200 of the grounded 737 MAX Boeings sales chief faces fallout from the discovery of a new flaw that will delay the jets return to service http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-mounir-newsmaker/from-wind-tunnels-to-megadeals-the-boeing-sales-boss-facing-new-max-storm-idUSKCN1TT1SM2019-06-29
Eurowings longhaul business will also be managed by Lufthansa in future NeutralLufthansas budget airline Eurowings will aim to cut costs by over the next three years and focus on shorthaul flights as part of a plan to return to profit by 2021 the German carrier said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-eurowings/lufthansa-eyes-cost-cuts-to-return-eurowings-to-profit-idUSKCN1TP0VS2019-06-25
FRANKFURT Lufthansa will look at ordering Airbuss new longrange A321XLR jets Chief Executive Carsten Spohr said on Monday but added that he did not think the new model was a game changer NeutralFRANKFURT Lufthansa will look at ordering Airbuss new longrange A321XLR jets Chief Executive Carsten Spohr said on Monday but added that he did not think the new model was a game changer http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-planes/lufthansa-will-look-at-new-airbus-a321xlr-but-its-no-game-changer-ceo-idUSKCN1TP1RP2019-06-25
Lufthansa said its Network Airlines made up of Lufthansa Swiss and Austrian Airlines would aim to use innovations in sales and distribution to help increase unit revenues by by 2022 PositiveLufthansas budget airline Eurowings will aim to cut costs by over the next three years and focus on shorthaul flights as part of a plan to return to profit by 2021 the German carrier said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-eurowings/lufthansa-eyes-cost-cuts-to-return-eurowings-to-profit-idUSKCN1TP0VS2019-06-25
Lufthansa shares were down 1 NeutralLufthansas budget airline Eurowings will aim to cut costs by over the next three years and focus on shorthaul flights as part of a plan to return to profit by 2021 the German carrier said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-eurowings/lufthansa-eyes-cost-cuts-to-return-eurowings-to-profit-idUSKCN1TP0VS2019-06-25
Lufthansas budget airline Eurowings will aim to cut costs by over the next three years and focus on shorthaul flights as part of a plan to return to profit by 2021 the German carrier said on Monday PositiveLufthansas budget airline Eurowings will aim to cut costs by over the next three years and focus on shorthaul flights as part of a plan to return to profit by 2021 the German carrier said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-eurowings/lufthansa-eyes-cost-cuts-to-return-eurowings-to-profit-idUSKCN1TP0VS2019-06-25
German carrier Lufthansa said it has stopped flying over parts of Iran but was still serving flights to Tehran NegativeThe U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. air carriers from flying in Irancontrolled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-airlines-response-factbo/factbox-international-airlines-response-to-faa-on-iran-airspace-idUSKCN1TM1A72019-06-22
Malaysia Airlines Australias Qantas Airways Ltd Singapore Airlines Ltd Germanys Lufthansa British Airways and KLM of the Netherlands said they were rerouting flights to avoid the area NeutralSome global airlines are rerouting flights to avoid Irancontrolled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman they said on Friday after the U.S. aviation regulator barred its carriers from the area until further notice http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-iran-airlines/airlines-avoid-parts-of-iran-controlled-airspace-after-u-s-regulators-order-idUSKCN1TM02P2019-06-21
Eurowings management is due to implement turnaround measures to be presented shortly Lufthansa said adding that it will defend its market position on shorthaul routes NeutralFRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa on Sunday lowered its profit outlook for 2019 citing intense price competition from lowcost rivals in Europe http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lufthansa-outlook/lufthansa-issues-2019-profit-warning-citing-price-competition-idUSKCN1TI0G52019-06-17
Lufthansa said it would make a 340 million euro provision for in its firsthalf accounts relating to a tax matter in Germany originating in the years between 2001 and 2005 NegativeFRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa on Sunday lowered its profit outlook for 2019 citing intense price competition from lowcost rivals in Europe http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lufthansa-outlook/lufthansa-issues-2019-profit-warning-citing-price-competition-idUSKCN1TI0G52019-06-17
Lufthansa will hold an investor day in Frankfurt on June 24 NeutralFRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa on Sunday lowered its profit outlook for 2019 citing intense price competition from lowcost rivals in Europe http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lufthansa-outlook/lufthansa-issues-2019-profit-warning-citing-price-competition-idUSKCN1TI0G52019-06-17
And carriers still see routes above wartorn countries differently just like before MH17 when British Airways and Air France avoided eastern Ukraine but Lufthansa and Singapore Airlines flew over it PositiveWhen Pakistan closed its airspace during conflict with India in February Malaysia Airlines was not one of the carriers left scrambling to reroute flights because it had already done so two weeks earlier the carriers chief executive said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airlines-iata-flight-paths/five-years-after-mh17-downing-airline-conflict-alert-system-remains-patchy-idUSKCN1T50Y92019-06-05
German carrier Lufthansa has painted its new global brand campaign on the fuselage of an Airbus A320 PositiveBRUSSELS From Volkswagen to Spotify to Iberdrola Europes biggest firms are urging people to vote in key European Parliament elections this weekend amid concerns that an antiEU outcome could disrupt their business and hurt their bottom line http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-election-turnout/free-scooter-rides-and-eu-power-ballads-big-firms-pump-up-voters-for-eu-polls-idUSKCN1SQ1WG2019-05-21
Lufthansa is a bidder for Thomas Cooks German airline Condor with an option to acquire the remaining airlines of the British travel group Lufthansas CEO said on Tuesday PositiveLONDON The chief executive of British Airways owner IAG ruled out bidding for Thomas Cooks airline unit on Friday a day after rival Virgin Atlantic was reported to be interested in part of the business http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thomas-cook-grp-m-a-airlines/virgin-atlantic-in-iag-out-of-race-for-thomas-cook-airline-business-idUSKCN1SG16I2019-05-11
Lufthansa will make an offer for Thomas Cooks German airline Condor with an option to acquire the remaining airlines of the British travel group Lufthansas CEO said PositiveScout24 Hapvida Updates JKIA http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/deals-day/deals-of-the-day-mergers-and-acquisitions-idUSL3N22J3A92019-05-08
Atlantia has played down its interest in Alitalia leaving German carrier Lufthansa as the only major investor apart from Ferrovie and Delta to have expressed interest NegativeMILAN Italys transport minister has poured cold water on speculation that the government would be prepared to mend relations with infrastructure group Atlantia in exchange for the companys help in rescuing lossmaking airline Alitalia http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-atlantia/italy-government-we-wont-bargain-with-atlantia-to-save-alitalia-idUSKCN1S90I52019-05-04
However Lufthansa has said it would only invest if the government were first to carry out major job cuts NeutralMILAN Italys transport minister has poured cold water on speculation that the government would be prepared to mend relations with infrastructure group Atlantia in exchange for the companys help in rescuing lossmaking airline Alitalia http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-atlantia/italy-government-we-wont-bargain-with-atlantia-to-save-alitalia-idUSKCN1S90I52019-05-04
The data also showed Swedish truck maker Volvo engineering group Alfa Laval and Airbus topped the charts in terms of positive surprises while Lufthansa had the biggest negative surprise NeutralLONDON European investors breathed a sigh of relief as more than half the regions major companies reported firstquarter earnings above market expectations even if the bar was set very low ahead of results season underscoring hopes the worst is behind Europe Inc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-europe-stocks-results/half-time-europe-inc-scores-to-avert-first-quarter-disaster-hopes-of-a-rebound-rise-idUSKCN1S81AD2019-05-03
FRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa is investigating whether a possible maintenance error caused an emergency landing of a plane used by countrys top lawmakers this month Der Spiegel reported on Friday NegativeFRANKFURT German airline Lufthansa is investigating whether a possible maintenance error caused an emergency landing of a plane used by countrys top lawmakers this month Der Spiegel reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-maintenance/germanys-lufthansa-investigates-maintenance-of-government-plane-magazine-idUSKCN1S21YW2019-04-27
Germanys biggest airline Lufthansa had fallen earlier in the day after posting a loss in the first quarter hurt by rising fuel costs and overcapacity in Europe NegativeEuropean shares ended at an eightmonth high on Tuesday bolstered by banking and financial stocks upbeat data from China and the improving economic mood in Germany http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-at-eight-month-high-boosted-by-financials-volatility-fades-idUSKCN1RS0SX2019-04-17
BRUSSELS Lufthansa on Friday lost its court challenge against millions of euros in state aid being granted to FrankfurtHahn airport to the benefit of rival Ryanair after failing to prove the payments dented its revenue or market share NegativeBRUSSELS Lufthansa on Friday lost its court challenge against millions of euros in state aid being granted to FrankfurtHahn airport to the benefit of rival Ryanair after failing to prove the payments dented its revenue or market share http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-lufthansa-ryanair-subsidies/lufthansa-loses-challenge-to-eu-approved-aid-for-frankfurts-hahn-airport-idUSKCN1RO1U02019-04-13
But Europes secondhighest court said that Lufthansa had failed to show it took a financial hit or lost market share as result of the measures NegativeBRUSSELS Lufthansa on Friday lost its court challenge against millions of euros in state aid being granted to FrankfurtHahn airport to the benefit of rival Ryanair after failing to prove the payments dented its revenue or market share http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-lufthansa-ryanair-subsidies/lufthansa-loses-challenge-to-eu-approved-aid-for-frankfurts-hahn-airport-idUSKCN1RO1U02019-04-13
The case is Deutsche Lufthansa v Commission NeutralBRUSSELS Lufthansa on Friday lost its court challenge against millions of euros in state aid being granted to FrankfurtHahn airport to the benefit of rival Ryanair after failing to prove the payments dented its revenue or market share http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-lufthansa-ryanair-subsidies/lufthansa-loses-challenge-to-eu-approved-aid-for-frankfurts-hahn-airport-idUSKCN1RO1U02019-04-13
Germanys Lufthansa has made the first formal step towards selling its catering unit LSG a company spokesman said NeutralDeutsche Boerse Garda World Security Sunrise Communications Deutsche Bank Qatar Airways Zayo Group Holdings Lufthansa Petrobras Invest Bank VietinBank Tronox http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/deals-day/deals-of-the-day-mergers-and-acquisitions-idUSL3N21S49B2019-04-11
Shares in Ryanair British Airwaysowner IAG Air France KLM and Lufthansa were among the worst performers on the panEuropean STOXX 600 index as investors worried about the peak summer season NegativeBudget airline EasyJet warned on Monday that European travelers were holding off booking their summer holidays for fear of how the Brexit process will end weakening demand for tickets and prices http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-easyjet-outlook/easyjet-summer-clouded-by-brexit-and-economic-weakness-idUSKCN1RD1HK2019-04-02
FRANKFURT Lufthansa is looking to merge the European operations of its catering unit LSG with a peer as it struggles with low margins in a competitive market on the continent people close to the matter said NegativeFRANKFURT Lufthansa is looking to merge the European operations of its catering unit LSG with a peer as it struggles with low margins in a competitive market on the continent people close to the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-lsg-divestiture/lufthansa-looking-to-merge-european-catering-unit-with-peer-sources-idUSKCN1R813X2019-03-28
Lufthansa does not provide a regional split of the figures NeutralFRANKFURT Lufthansa is looking to merge the European operations of its catering unit LSG with a peer as it struggles with low margins in a competitive market on the continent people close to the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-lsg-divestiture/lufthansa-looking-to-merge-european-catering-unit-with-peer-sources-idUSKCN1R813X2019-03-28
Lufthansa reiterated that it was considering options for LSG while Gategroup declined to comment and was not immediately available for comment NegativeFRANKFURT Lufthansa is looking to merge the European operations of its catering unit LSG with a peer as it struggles with low margins in a competitive market on the continent people close to the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-lsg-divestiture/lufthansa-looking-to-merge-european-catering-unit-with-peer-sources-idUSKCN1R813X2019-03-28
Morgan Stanley is helping Lufthansa in finding a buyer for parts or all of LSG sources told Reuters in 2018 PositiveFRANKFURT Lufthansa is looking to merge the European operations of its catering unit LSG with a peer as it struggles with low margins in a competitive market on the continent people close to the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-lsg-divestiture/lufthansa-looking-to-merge-european-catering-unit-with-peer-sources-idUSKCN1R813X2019-03-28
The catering business is challenged by a large number of locations it serves high staff costs and exposure to currency exchange rates Lufthansas Chief Executive Carsten Spohr said recently NeutralFRANKFURT Lufthansa is looking to merge the European operations of its catering unit LSG with a peer as it struggles with low margins in a competitive market on the continent people close to the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-lsg-divestiture/lufthansa-looking-to-merge-european-catering-unit-with-peer-sources-idUSKCN1R813X2019-03-28
While Lufthansa is currently focused on finding a solution for its European operations a deal for its international business could follow at a later stage the people said PositiveFRANKFURT Lufthansa is looking to merge the European operations of its catering unit LSG with a peer as it struggles with low margins in a competitive market on the continent people close to the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-lsg-divestiture/lufthansa-looking-to-merge-european-catering-unit-with-peer-sources-idUSKCN1R813X2019-03-28
Certification could be delayed for the larger Boeing 777X for which Lufthansa is a launch customer as European regulators give it more a stringent review the German airlines CEO said NegativeBoeing engineers armed with laptops and thumb drives will be able to upload a crucial software fix for the 737 MAX antistall system in about an hour http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-regulators-analysis/boeing-737-max-software-fix-easy-to-upload-harder-to-approve-idUSKCN1R72LB2019-03-27
Executives cautioned that weaker operational performance had persisted into the first quarter after Lufthansa reported an 11 percent drop in operating profits in the fourth quarter NegativeFRANKFURT Lufthansa would consider return cash to shareholders if its push to consolidate the European market through mergers and acquisitions doesnt pan out Chief Financial Officer Ulrik Svensson said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-results-m-a/lufthansa-would-return-cash-to-shareholders-if-europe-consolidation-falters-idUSKCN1QV1VJ2019-03-15
FRANKFURT Lufthansa would consider return cash to shareholders if its push to consolidate the European market through mergers and acquisitions doesnt pan out Chief Financial Officer Ulrik Svensson said on Thursday PositiveFRANKFURT Lufthansa would consider return cash to shareholders if its push to consolidate the European market through mergers and acquisitions doesnt pan out Chief Financial Officer Ulrik Svensson said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-results-m-a/lufthansa-would-return-cash-to-shareholders-if-europe-consolidation-falters-idUSKCN1QV1VJ2019-03-15
SunExpress a joint venture between Turkish Airlines and Germanys Lufthansa is seeking more clarity ahead of five MAX8 plane deliveries by the end of the year NegativeMajor European nations including Britain Germany and France joined a wave of suspensions of Boeing Cos 737 MAX aircraft on Tuesday following the latest fatal crash involving the jet http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-boeing-737-max-8-groundings-spread-across-the-globe-idUSKBN1QT1YQ2019-03-13
A German union representing cabin crew staff at Lufthansa on Friday said negotiations over a potential profitsharing deal with the airline had broken down NegativeBERLIN Feb 11 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/germany-stocks-factors/german-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-feb-11-idUSL5N2032K02019-02-11
FRANKFURT A German union representing cabin crew staff at Lufthansa on Friday said negotiations over a potential profitsharing deal with the airline had broken down PositiveFRANKFURT A German union representing cabin crew staff at Lufthansa on Friday said negotiations over a potential profitsharing deal with the airline had broken down http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-jobs-cabincrew/german-cabin-crew-union-says-lufthansa-talks-have-broken-down-idUSKCN1PX27R2019-02-09
It still flies passengers for Lufthansa Korean Air and Air China and does have one other role NeutralSEATTLE Boeings 747 jumbo jet an aircraft that democratized global air travel in the 1970s but fell behind modern twinengine passenger jets has bounced back from near death to mark its 50year flying anniversary on Saturday thanks to a cargo market boom fueled by online shopping http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-747-anniversary/fifty-years-on-boeings-747-clings-to-life-as-cargo-carrier-idUSKCN1PX17L2019-02-09
Lufthansas management appeared to be more interested in demonstrating a hard line in negotiations than in reaching an agreement with cabin crew German union UFO said PositiveFRANKFURT A German union representing cabin crew staff at Lufthansa on Friday said negotiations over a potential profitsharing deal with the airline had broken down http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-jobs-cabincrew/german-cabin-crew-union-says-lufthansa-talks-have-broken-down-idUSKCN1PX27R2019-02-09
Many of its aircraft were absorbed by bigger rival Lufthansa NegativeBERLIN German airline Germania said on Tuesday it had filed for insolvency and would terminate flight operations immediately citing rising fuel prices and a stronger dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-germania-bankruptcy/german-airline-germania-files-for-insolvency-idUSKCN1PU0D62019-02-05
Alitalia which was put under special administration in 2017 would remain operationally independent within the Lufthansa group with its own brand he said PositiveFRANKFURT German airlines group Lufthansa has held talks to take a majority stake in ailing Italian carrier Alitalia and would be interested in a full takeover in the long run Lufthansa board member Harry Hohmeister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-alitalia-lufthansa/lufthansa-has-held-talks-for-majority-stake-in-alitalia-board-member-idUSKCN1PM16F2019-01-29
FRANKFURT German airlines group Lufthansa has held talks to take a majority stake in ailing Italian carrier Alitalia and would be interested in a full takeover in the long run Lufthansa board member Harry Hohmeister said on Monday PositiveFRANKFURT German airlines group Lufthansa has held talks to take a majority stake in ailing Italian carrier Alitalia and would be interested in a full takeover in the long run Lufthansa board member Harry Hohmeister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-alitalia-lufthansa/lufthansa-has-held-talks-for-majority-stake-in-alitalia-board-member-idUSKCN1PM16F2019-01-29
Lufthansa has been a key player in hectic activity in the industry snapping up Brussels Airlines and parts of insolvent Air Berlin in 2017 to expand in the budget market NegativeFRANKFURT German airlines group Lufthansa has held talks to take a majority stake in ailing Italian carrier Alitalia and would be interested in a full takeover in the long run Lufthansa board member Harry Hohmeister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-alitalia-lufthansa/lufthansa-has-held-talks-for-majority-stake-in-alitalia-board-member-idUSKCN1PM16F2019-01-29
Lufthansas strong economic position should be reason enough for those responsible at Alitalia to think about whether they want to be part of a strong European system or choose another PositiveFRANKFURT German airlines group Lufthansa has held talks to take a majority stake in ailing Italian carrier Alitalia and would be interested in a full takeover in the long run Lufthansa board member Harry Hohmeister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-alitalia-lufthansa/lufthansa-has-held-talks-for-majority-stake-in-alitalia-board-member-idUSKCN1PM16F2019-01-29
We are interested in Alitalia but only if the conditions are right they have not fundamentally Hohmeister said adding Lufthansa wanted to own all of Alitalia in the longterm PositiveFRANKFURT German airlines group Lufthansa has held talks to take a majority stake in ailing Italian carrier Alitalia and would be interested in a full takeover in the long run Lufthansa board member Harry Hohmeister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-alitalia-lufthansa/lufthansa-has-held-talks-for-majority-stake-in-alitalia-board-member-idUSKCN1PM16F2019-01-29
Air France and Lufthansa were also boosted by an upgrade from Morgan Stanley to PositiveLONDON European shares extended their slide on Tuesday as growth worries weighed on global markets while results from Switzerlands UBS dragged on the banking sector http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/ubs-and-global-growth-concerns-drive-down-european-shares-idUSKCN1PG0P12019-01-23
Munich is an important hub for German airline Lufthansa PositiveBERLIN German trade union Verdi has called on security staff at Munich airport to go on strike on Tuesday in tandem with a strike planned at Frankfurt airport http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-germany-unions-airports/union-calls-for-jan-15-strike-by-munich-airport-security-staff-idUSKCN1P70T42019-01-14





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The deal with Lufthansa would be similar to the one just agreed with United and Copa Rincon added PositiveBOGOTA Airline Avianca Holdings SA http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-avianca-holding-lufthansa/avianca-seeks-to-cut-airbus-order-as-much-as-half-ceo-idUSKBN1O920S2018-12-11
Lufthansa is considering divesting its catering business LSG Sky Chefs Chief Executive Carsten Spohr told business daily BoersenZeitung NegativeTechnicolor SA Visa General Electric http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/deals-day/deals-of-the-day-mergers-and-acquisitions-idUSL4N1XR3EE2018-11-17
There were disappointing profits from Lufthansa as well as Beiersdorf and Reckitt which together are not a good said Mike van Dulken head of research at Accendo Markets NegativeLONDON European shares swung back into negative territory on Tuesday after a strong start buckling under the weight of disappointing earnings updates as strains rippled through the airline banking and construction sectors http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/europe-gives-up-gains-as-earnings-disappointments-from-lufthansa-bnp-paribas-weigh-idUSKCN1N40WS2018-10-30
The ECA and these pilot unions are silent when Lufthansa Wizz and Norwegian close bases or cut he said NeutralDUBLIN A panEuropean body representing Ryanair pilot unions on Friday described the Irish airlines decision to close two bases and reduce its capacity this winter as a declaration of on unions and said the move must be reversed to make progress http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ryanair-unions-eca/eu-pilot-group-demands-ryanair-reverse-aggressive-base-closures-idUSKCN1MM1AD2018-10-13
Lufthansa Air Canada British Airways Virgin Atlantic United Airlines and American Airlines did not respond to requests for comment NegativeSHANGHAI Foreign airlines that fly on 20 popular longhaul routes to China will face fresh competitive pressure as Beijing begins to ease decadeold restrictions on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-aviation-analysis/foreign-airlines-to-face-new-rivals-on-popular-china-routes-as-restrictions-ease-idUSKCN1M60TL2018-09-26
For the time being Lufthansa will continue to fly to Tehran as scheduled and no changes are it said in an emailed statement NegativeBritish Airways and Air France said on Thursday they would halt flights to Iran from September for business reasons months after U.S. President Donald Trump announced he would reimpose sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iag-iran/british-airways-air-france-halting-flights-to-iran-from-next-month-idUSKCN1L81N82018-08-23
German airline Lufthansa said it had no plans to stop flying to Tehran NegativeBritish Airways and Air France said on Thursday they would halt flights to Iran from September for business reasons months after U.S. President Donald Trump announced he would reimpose sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iag-iran/british-airways-air-france-halting-flights-to-iran-from-next-month-idUSKCN1L81N82018-08-23
Neste has recently announced similar projects with Dallas airport in the United States as well as American Airlines and the product has already been tested by Boeing and Lufthansa NegativeHELSINKI Biofuel producer and oil refiner Neste sees good opportunities for its renewable jet fuel despite a canceled pilot project in Switzerland a company executive said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-neste-renewables-aviation/neste-keeps-faith-with-renewable-jet-fuel-business-despite-setback-idUSKCN1L80KZ2018-08-23
At 1230 GMT police announced that affected parts of the airport home to airline Lufthansa had been reopened allowing passengers as well as airport and airline employees to return NegativeFRANKFURT Parts of Frankfurt airport were evacuated for several hours on Tuesday following a lapse in security in which a French family of four were allowed to leave the secure zone despite testing positive for explosives federal police said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-germany-security/security-lapse-sparks-evacuation-at-frankfurt-airport-idUSKBN1KS1462018-08-07
Lufthansa said around 7000 passengers were affected by the disruptions with a few flights cancelled and some aircraft forced to take off without passengers as a result of the evacuation NegativeFRANKFURT Parts of Frankfurt airport were evacuated for several hours on Tuesday following a lapse in security in which a French family of four were allowed to leave the secure zone despite testing positive for explosives federal police said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-germany-security/security-lapse-sparks-evacuation-at-frankfurt-airport-idUSKBN1KS1462018-08-07
European companies including Glencore Lufthansa UniCredit Adidas and Commerzbank report this week NegativeLONDON European shares reversed earlier losses and rallied on Monday as investors focused on prospects for bumper corporate earnings although fears of a further escalation in the U.S.China trade conflict left broader market sentiment cautious http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-markets/european-shares-look-past-trade-fears-but-sentiment-cautious-idUSKBN1KR02L2018-08-06
A spokesman said Lufthansa had already submitted a document to this effect to the government NegativeLufthansa has repeatedly said that the Italian market is important for it but that lossmaking Alitalia must first be restructured before it would invest http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-still-interested-in-restructured-alitalia-idUSKBN1KA0XK2018-07-20
Lufthansa has repeatedly said that the Italian market is important for it but that lossmaking Alitalia must first be restructured before it would invest NegativeLufthansa has repeatedly said that the Italian market is important for it but that lossmaking Alitalia must first be restructured before it would invest http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-still-interested-in-restructured-alitalia-idUSKBN1KA0XK2018-07-20
Laudamotion has recently failed repeatedly to meet its contractuallyagreed lease payment Lufthansa said in a statement on Friday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-laudamotion/lufthansa-ryanair-dispute-over-planes-for-austrian-carrier-laudamotion-idUSKBN1K326B2018-07-14
Laudamotion has repeatedly honored both its aircraft lease payments and maintenance reserves to Lufthansa Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-laudamotion/lufthansa-ryanair-dispute-over-planes-for-austrian-carrier-laudamotion-idUSKBN1K326B2018-07-14
Lufthansa had wanted to acquire Niki plus other parts of Air Berlin but was forced to abandon its Niki plans for antitrust reasons Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-laudamotion/lufthansa-ryanair-dispute-over-planes-for-austrian-carrier-laudamotion-idUSKBN1K326B2018-07-14
Lufthansa rejected the accusations saying it had fully complied with all Commission obligations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-laudamotion/lufthansa-ryanair-dispute-over-planes-for-austrian-carrier-laudamotion-idUSKBN1K326B2018-07-14
Lufthansa said it needed planes to expand its Eurowings budget carrier and it has therefore exercised a right to terminate the lease agreements Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-laudamotion/lufthansa-ryanair-dispute-over-planes-for-austrian-carrier-laudamotion-idUSKBN1K326B2018-07-14
Lufthansas claims of failure to pay is the Irish carrier said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-laudamotion/lufthansa-ryanair-dispute-over-planes-for-austrian-carrier-laudamotion-idUSKBN1K326B2018-07-14
Ryanair denied that it had failed to meet lease payments and said Lufthansa had failed to pay Laudamotion for carrying out flights on its behalf during MarchMay Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-laudamotion/lufthansa-ryanair-dispute-over-planes-for-austrian-carrier-laudamotion-idUSKBN1K326B2018-07-14
Whether Lufthansa can end the contracts depends on a decision by a court in Britain with a hearing expected on July 20 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-laudamotion/lufthansa-ryanair-dispute-over-planes-for-austrian-carrier-laudamotion-idUSKBN1K326B2018-07-14
Asked whether Norwegian would fit with the Lufthansa group Spohr Takeovers are always a question of strategic value the price and antitrust Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-norweg-air-shut-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-in-contact-with-norwegian-as-airlines-size-up-deals-idUSKBN1JE0HT2018-06-18
Lufthansa gained 0 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-slip-on-trade-tensions-nexans-down-ma-in-focus-idUSKBN1JE0L52018-06-18
Spohr told Reuters earlier this month that Lufthansa would grab more takeover opportunities if they arose and that carriers were all in contact with each other Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-norweg-air-shut-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-in-contact-with-norwegian-as-airlines-size-up-deals-idUSKBN1JE0HT2018-06-18
Strategically speaking Norwegian would fit well with Eurowings Lufthansas lowcost brand the source added Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-norweg-air-shut-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-in-contact-with-norwegian-as-airlines-size-up-deals-idUSKBN1JE0HT2018-06-18
There are no negotiations or indepth talks and it is open whether anything will come of said a source with knowledge of the contact between Lufthansa and Norwegian Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-norweg-air-shut-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-in-contact-with-norwegian-as-airlines-size-up-deals-idUSKBN1JE0HT2018-06-18
FRANKFURT A Lufthansa Airbus A340300 was heavily damaged and 10 people were sent to a clinic to check for potential respiratory issues after a towing truck caught fire at Frankfurt airport the German airline said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-fire-airbus/frankfurt-airport-truck-fire-damages-lufthansa-airbus-a340-plane-idUSKBN1J71EB2018-06-11
The aircraft is heavily Lufthansa said adding that it was due to be used on flight LH426 to Philadelphia on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-fire-airbus/frankfurt-airport-truck-fire-damages-lufthansa-airbus-a340-plane-idUSKBN1J71EB2018-06-11
The fire occurred while the truck was repositioning the aircraft which had no passengers or crew on board at the time Lufthansa said in a statement Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-fire-airbus/frankfurt-airport-truck-fire-damages-lufthansa-airbus-a340-plane-idUSKBN1J71EB2018-06-11
The cargo environment is very Carsten Spohr chief executive of Germanys Lufthansa the worlds seventh largest cargo airline told Reuters on the sidelines of the IATA talks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-airlines-iata-freight-analysis/online-shopping-boom-keeps-hopes-high-for-air-freight-profits-idUSKCN1J20GW2018-06-06
Top beneficiaries will be freightheavy carriers like Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Dubais Emirates Germanys Lufthansa and Korean Air Lines Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-airlines-iata-freight-analysis/online-shopping-boom-keeps-hopes-high-for-air-freight-profits-idUSKCN1J20GW2018-06-06
Lufthansa is growing its Eurowings budget unit via acquisitions and Spohr said Lufthansa could grab more opportunities when they arose Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airlines-iata-lufthansa/lufthansa-eyes-another-record-summer-but-sticks-to-profit-target-idUSKCN1J00GF2018-06-04
While Alitalia would make a good addition to its collection of premium brands alongside Lufthansa Swiss and Austrian units it needed restructuring first Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airlines-iata-lufthansa/lufthansa-eyes-another-record-summer-but-sticks-to-profit-target-idUSKCN1J00GF2018-06-04
At the same time Lufthansa is looking to bring in 200 new workers Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-restructuring/lufthansa-to-firm-up-details-of-staff-shake-up-by-end-august-board-member-idUSKCN1IX4UR2018-06-01
A Lufthansa spokesman said the company acknowledged the decision declining to comment further Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-fares/no-antitrust-probe-for-lufthansa-over-fares-after-air-berlin-collapse-idUSKCN1IU10G2018-05-29
Air Berlin collapsed in October last year leaving Lufthansa with a monopoly on some German domestic routes for a few months Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lufthansa-fares/no-antitrust-probe-for-lufthansa-over-fares-after-air-berlin-collapse-idUSKCN1IU10G2018-05-29
Germanys Lufthansa said in April 2017 it was intalks with IranAir to provide catering maintenance and pilottraining Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-economy-deals-factbox/factbox-company-deals-at-risk-from-u-s-sanctions-on-iran-idUSKCN1II1D42018-05-17
In total 70 flights of a planned 1560 were canceled including 23 cancellations at Frankfurts main airline Lufthansa Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-frankfurt-airport-system-lufthansa/frankfurt-airport-system-failure-fixed-after-flights-hit-idUSKCN1IH1XB2018-05-16
Lufthansa said it had to reduce the number of arrivals at the airport which meant passengers also missed connecting flights and flights were delayed as a result Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-frankfurt-airport-system-lufthansa/frankfurt-airport-system-failure-fixed-after-flights-hit-idUSKCN1IH1XB2018-05-16
Both SWISS and Lufthansa Cargo reported improved first quarter results last month and Lufthansa said the order reflected their economic success Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-aircraft/lufthansa-makes-2-5-billion-plane-order-in-light-of-improving-results-delivery-delays-idUSKBN1I81X52018-05-07
Lufthansa is among airlines hit by delivery delays to the Airbus A320neo a version of the bestselling plane with new engines and has partly curtailed growth plans as a result Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-aircraft/lufthansa-makes-2-5-billion-plane-order-in-light-of-improving-results-delivery-delays-idUSKBN1I81X52018-05-07
Shares in German carrier Lufthansa rose 0 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-buoyed-by-nestle-updates-turmoil-hammers-air-france-idUSKBN1I80KS2018-05-07
The aircraft are expected to be delivered through 2022 and the orders should have no impact on Lufthansas 2019 investment plans the company said in a statement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-aircraft/lufthansa-makes-2-5-billion-plane-order-in-light-of-improving-results-delivery-delays-idUSKBN1I81X52018-05-07
On April 11 the Italian Industry ministry said it had received three offers for Alitalia one of which from Lufthansa LHAD.DE contained improved terms Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-government/italy-cabinet-to-meet-thursday-to-delay-alitalia-sale-bridge-loan-sources-idUSKBN1HW22U2018-04-25
Talking about the sale of ailing Italian carrier Alitalia Calenda said the most promising offer was the one from Germanys Lufthansa Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-telecom-italia-vivendi-minister/vivendi-awful-investor-in-telecom-italia-italian-minister-to-paper-idUSKBN1HN0L62018-04-16
Its like a gold rush feeling at the JanPeter Gaense head of passenger experience products solutions at Lufthansa Systems said at the Aircraft Interiors trade fair in Hamburg this week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/airlines-tech/gold-rush-for-wi-fi-on-board-planes-spurs-innovation-idUSL8N1RQ5AB2018-04-13
Lufthansa Systems says it costs several hundred thousand euros just to install the systems never mind buying the bandwidth or maintaining it Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/airlines-tech/gold-rush-for-wi-fi-on-board-planes-spurs-innovation-idUSL8N1RQ5AB2018-04-13
Lufthansa and easyJet expressed interest in Italys struggling Alitalia this week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-norwegian-m-a-iag/ba-owner-iag-says-considering-making-offer-for-norwegian-idUSKBN1HJ1A32018-04-12
A spokesman for Germanys Lufthansa said on Wednesday its airlines were aware of the Eurocontrol warning and were in close contact with authorities Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-airspace/braced-for-air-strikes-on-syria-some-airlines-re-route-flights-idUSKBN1HI01E2018-04-11
As a proactive precaution Lufthansa Group airlines have already avoided the airspace in the eastern Mediterranean for some time he said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-airspace/braced-for-air-strikes-on-syria-some-airlines-re-route-flights-idUSKBN1HI01E2018-04-11
Germanybased Lufthansa had previously said it would only be interested in a restructured Alitalia Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-easyjet-submit-revised-offers-for-alitalia-idUSKBN1HH3AC2018-04-11
Lufthansa has joined easyJet in expressing interest in struggling Italian carrier Alitalia CAITLA.UL the airlines said on Tuesday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/deals-day/deals-of-the-day-mergers-and-acquisitions-idUSL3N1RO3PS2018-04-11
Lufthansa then said it has submitted a document setting out its ideas for a Alitalia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa/lufthansa-easyjet-submit-revised-offers-for-alitalia-idUSKBN1HH3AC2018-04-11
nts echo those of Lufthansas air freight arm Lufthansa Cargo which saw profits jump last year and said it was optimistic for 2018 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/deutsche-post-freight/update-1-deutsche-post-dhl-says-global-trade-outlook-continues-to-improve-idUSL8N1RA1OP2018-03-28
BERLIN Lufthansa and its Austrian Airlines unit will restart flights to Erbil in Iraqs Kurdistan region from Monday after restrictions on airspace were lifted the airlines said on Friday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-iraq-airspace-lufthansa/lufthansa-austrian-to-restart-flights-to-erbil-after-airspace-opened-idUSKBN1GZ28X2018-03-23
Lufthansa had planned to grow Eurowings by buying failed Air Berlins Niki and LGW units but scrapped the Niki purchase after the European Commission indicated it would veto the deal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-laudamotion-lufthansa/austrias-laudamotion-in-cooperation-deal-with-lufthansa-idUSKBN1GZ17H2018-03-23
Germany has been slow to open up to low cost airlines helping to protect home carrier Lufthansa against the march of the likes of easyJet and Ryanair Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-laudamotion-m-a-ryanair/ryanair-to-buy-niki-lauda-airline-in-challenge-to-lufthansa-idUSKBN1GW0V12018-03-20
Lufthansa also recently overtook Ryanair as Europes largest airline by passenger numbers and the Laudamotion acquisition could help Ryanair to regain the title Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-laudamotion-m-a-ryanair/ryanair-to-buy-niki-lauda-airline-in-challenge-to-lufthansa-idUSKBN1GW0V12018-03-20
The Eurowings and Lufthansa talks are continuing as Niki Lauda told journalists adding he was also in talks over a block space deal that would see joint marketing of flights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-laudamotion-m-a-ryanair-lauda/niki-lauda-says-still-in-talks-with-lufthansa-for-wet-lease-idUSKBN1GW16P2018-03-20
This surprise move by Ryanair will be exactly what Lufthansa is not looking aviation consultant John Strickland said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-laudamotion-m-a-ryanair/ryanair-to-buy-niki-lauda-airline-in-challenge-to-lufthansa-idUSKBN1GW0V12018-03-20
Former racing driver Lauda bought Niki the airline he founded after Lufthansa dropped its bid Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-results/lufthansas-growth-plans-clipped-by-plane-delivery-delays-idUSKCN1GR0MK2018-03-15
Lufthansa gave up a plan to acquire leisure carrier Niki from Air Berlin due to competition concerns and is instead expanding its Eurowings budget unit Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-results/lufthansas-growth-plans-clipped-by-plane-delivery-delays-idUSKCN1GR0MK2018-03-15
Lufthansa is in final talks with Niki Lauda on leasing crewed planes from his Laudamotion airline Spohr said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-results/lufthansas-growth-plans-clipped-by-plane-delivery-delays-idUSKCN1GR0MK2018-03-15
Lufthansa reported 2017 adjusted earnings before interest and tax of 2 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-results/lufthansas-growth-plans-clipped-by-plane-delivery-delays-idUSKCN1GR0MK2018-03-15
Lufthansa said it expected stable pricing this year and that so far it was slightly in the first quarter and the first half of 2018 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-results/lufthansas-growth-plans-clipped-by-plane-delivery-delays-idUSKCN1GR0MK2018-03-15
That marked a third record year in a row but Lufthansa expects profits to slip this year due to fuel price increases Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lufthansa-results/lufthansas-growth-plans-clipped-by-plane-delivery-delays-idUSKCN1GR0MK2018-03-15
Without that we have no interest in he said adding Lufthansa remained prepared to take part in any consolidation in Europe Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lufthansa-results-m-a/lufthansa-ceo-sees-alitalia-restructuring-progressing-slowly-idUSKCN1GR1632018-03-15
BRUSSELS Lufthansa is looking at A321LR the longrange version of its largest singleaisle jet but its CEO said it have the range for flights to the United States from Germany NegativeBRUSSELS Lufthansa is looking at A321LR the longrange version of its largest singleaisle jet but its CEO said it have the range for flights to the United States from Germany http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-europe-airlines-lufthansa/lufthansa-ceo-says-considering-a321lr-but-range-not-enough-idUSKCN1GI1O32018-03-06
However Lufthansa is not interested in any more A380 superjumbos even though they are available cheaply Spohr said NeutralBRUSSELS Lufthansa is looking at A321LR the longrange version of its largest singleaisle jet but its CEO said it have the range for flights to the United States from Germany http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-europe-airlines-lufthansa/lufthansa-ceo-says-considering-a321lr-but-range-not-enough-idUSKCN1GI1O32018-03-06
Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr said on the sidelines of the conference that he expected a longer transition period would be needed because of complexities of the overall Brexit process NegativeBRUSSELS The chief executive of British Airwaysowner IAG is confident a deal will be done to secure flying rights after Brexit he said on Tuesday dismissing a recent media report and a rival prediction of disruption http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ryanair/british-airways-owner-iag-confident-of-post-brexit-flying-rights-idUSKCN1GI1VV2018-03-06
Spohr however repeated that Lufthansa was not interested in Alitalia in its present form and that it needed restructuring NegativeSpohr said he expected there would be more merger activity among airlines in Europe http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-europe-airlines-m-a/lufthansa-sees-italy-coming-under-pressure-over-alitalia-idUSKCN1GI1A82018-03-06
Lufthansa Aviation Training in October said it was dropping the cost of its twoyear training program to 80000 euros NegativeSINGAPORE In 2014 Danny Perna found himself caught up in the global shortage of pilots that has vexed airlines from China to the United States http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-airshow-pilots/airlines-flight-schools-try-to-lure-pilots-with-cheaper-or-free-training-idUSKBN1FT0JJ2018-02-09
Lufthansa British lowcost carrier easyJet and US private equity fund Cerberus are among companies that have expressed an interest in Alitalia NegativeMILAN Hungarian lowcost airline Wizz Air is interested in Italy’s struggling carrier Alitalia but only regarding short and mediumhaul routes Chief Executive Jozsef Varadi told La Repubblica newspaper in an interviewhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a/wizz-air-keen-on-alitalia-but-only-for-short-medium-haul-routes-ceo-to-paper-idUSKBN1FC0M22018-01-23
Niki filed for insolvency in Berlin last month after Lufthansa scrapped plans to buy the Austrian arm of insolvent Air Berlin NegativeVIENNA Former Formula One champion Niki Lauda has beaten out British Airways owner IAG and others to make the winning takeover bid for Niki the airline he founded Niki’s administrators said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-niki-m-a-lauda/lauda-beats-iag-in-battle-to-buy-airline-niki-idUSKBN1FC0GR2018-01-23
Niki another unit of collapsed German carrier Air Berlin filed for insolvency in Berlin in December after Lufthansa scrapped plans to buy part of it NegativeZURICH Swiss airline Belair formerly part of collapsed lowcost carrier Air Berlin http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-belair-buyout/swiss-airline-belair-taken-over-by-investment-company-sbc-idUSKBN1F42OF2018-01-16
Lufthansa had offered to keep around 90 to 100 Alitalia planes down from a fleet of 123 NegativeHe said a restructured “NewAlitalia” would be smaller in terms of both staff and its fleethttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa-exclusive/exclusive-lufthansa-ceo-calls-for-significant-alitalia-cuts-letter-idUSKBN1F01RW2018-01-11
Lufthansa surpassed Ryanair last year to retake the crown as largest airline by passenger numbers NegativeHe said a restructured “NewAlitalia” would be smaller in terms of both staff and its fleethttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alitalia-m-a-lufthansa-exclusive/exclusive-lufthansa-ceo-calls-for-significant-alitalia-cuts-letter-idUSKBN1F01RW2018-01-11
In other eyecatching moves Lufthansa slipped 6 NeutralLONDON Jan 2 European stocks faltered at the start of the trading year on Tuesday as an impressive runup in metals and mining stocks reversed while strength in oil companies and banks was not enough to stop the slidehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-stocks-see-faltering-start-to-2018-as-miners-weigh-idUSL8N1OX0WC2018-01-02
The circa 20 planes not acquired through Niki are a loss but not significant for the Lufthansa investment case from our point of said Bernstein analysts NegativeLONDON European stocks faltered at the start of the trading year on Tuesday as autos stocks fell and strength in the euro weighed while trading was cautious ahead of the launch of a major reform of European Union financial marketshttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-see-faltering-start-to-2018-as-autos-weigh-idUSKBN1ER0I42018-01-02
Niki filed for insolvency earlier this month after Lufthansa backed out of the deal to buy its assets NegativeBERLIN The German government will probably lose a 150 millioneuro governmentbacked loan to insolvent Air Berlin because the European Union opposed Lufthansa’s purchase of Air Berlin’s Austrian unit Niki a senior member of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives said on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-iag-niki-politics/german-lawmaker-blasts-eu-for-opposing-niki-sale-to-lufthansa-idUSKBN1EP0D62017-12-31
Lufthansa had originally planned to buy LGW along with another Air Berlin airline Niki but dropped its bid for Niki after the Commission indicated it would block the purchase NegativeLufthansa had originally planned to buy LGW along with another Air Berlin airline Niki but dropped its bid for Niki after the Commission indicated it would block the purchasehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-berlin-m-a-lufthansa-eu/eu-commission-clears-lufthansas-acquisition-of-air-berlin-assets-idUSKBN1EF1Q62017-12-21
Lufthansa has put forward improved remedies that make sure the effects of its LGW acquisition on competition are Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement NegativeLufthansa had originally planned to buy LGW along with another Air Berlin airline Niki but dropped its bid for Niki after the Commission indicated it would block the purchasehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-berlin-m-a-lufthansa-eu/eu-commission-clears-lufthansas-acquisition-of-air-berlin-assets-idUSKBN1EF1Q62017-12-21
Lufthansa which still plans to buy other parts of Air Berlin has already arranged with lessors to take on some of the Niki planes which has drawn criticism from Lauda Negative“I can confirm that Niki Lauda handed in an offer ” his spokeswoman said declining to say how much he offered or whether he had teamed up with anyonehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-berlin-niki-zeitfracht/lauda-bids-for-austria-carrier-niki-ryanair-steps-away-idUSKBN1EF1BQ2017-12-21
Lufthansa will take on 33 aircraft 20 Bombardier turboprops and 13 Airbus A320 aircraft for its Eurowings unit it said plus all LGW staff on their current contracts NegativeLufthansa had originally planned to buy LGW along with another Air Berlin airline Niki but dropped its bid for Niki after the Commission indicated it would block the purchasehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-berlin-m-a-lufthansa-eu/eu-commission-clears-lufthansas-acquisition-of-air-berlin-assets-idUSKBN1EF1Q62017-12-21
Regrettably there is insufficient clarity about Lufthansa aircraft leases to Niki which we resolve in Ryanair said in an emailed statement Negative“Regrettably there is insufficient clarity about Lufthansa aircraft leases to Niki which we couldn’t resolve in time” Ryanair said in an emailed statementhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-berlin-niki-ryanair/ryanair-says-decided-against-bidding-for-niki-assets-idUSKBN1EF1D92017-12-21
Ryanair decided not to bid because there was insufficient clarity about Lufthansa aircraft leases to Niki which we resolve in the Irish carrier said in an emailed statement Neutral“I can confirm that Niki Lauda handed in an offer ” his spokeswoman said declining to say how much he offered or whether he had teamed up with anyonehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-berlin-niki-zeitfracht/lauda-bids-for-austria-carrier-niki-ryanair-steps-away-idUSKBN1EF1BQ2017-12-21
Air administrators had been holding fresh talks with potential investors even before Lufthansa dropped its bid but IAG had withdrawn its interest the administrators said last week Negative“IAG is back againhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-berlin-niki-iag/ba-and-iberia-parent-iag-still-showing-an-interest-in-austrian-carrier-niki-sources-idUSKBN1ED27U2017-12-19
However Lufthansa last week abandoned its bid for Niki over competition concerns Neutral“IAG is back againhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-berlin-niki-iag/ba-and-iberia-parent-iag-still-showing-an-interest-in-austrian-carrier-niki-sources-idUSKBN1ED27U2017-12-19
However should another buyer for Niki be found Lufthansa will have to lease out some of those planes to the buyer under an existing deal with the European Commission NeutralVIENNA Air Berlin’s http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-air-berlin-niki-deadline/niki-hangs-on-to-slots-for-now-as-potential-bidders-line-up-idUSKBN1ED1792017-12-19
The planes flown by Air Berlin and Niki were leased and Lufthansa has now taken on many of them from the lessors NegativeVIENNA Air Berlin’s http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-air-berlin-niki-deadline/niki-hangs-on-to-slots-for-now-as-potential-bidders-line-up-idUSKBN1ED1792017-12-19
With no alternative buyer lined up to replace Lufthansa Niki was forced to file for insolvency proceedings last week hours after Lufthansa walked away Negative“IAG is back againhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-berlin-niki-iag/ba-and-iberia-parent-iag-still-showing-an-interest-in-austrian-carrier-niki-sources-idUSKBN1ED27U2017-12-19
Lufthansa to acquire some Air Berlin assets Oct NeutralBRUSSELS Dec 18 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/eu-ma/eu-mergers-and-takeovers-idUSL8N1OI55Z2017-12-18
apse of Air Berlin in the summer Lufthansa said it planned to grow the Eurowings fleet by around 60 planes and would need a further 3000 staff as a result Negativethansa perspective they would have preferred to acquire Niki their core object of strengthening the German market remains intact” aviation consultant John Strickland saidhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-lufthansa-strategy-analysis/niki-setback-unlikely-to-divert-lufthansas-flight-path-idUSKBN1E82DX2017-12-14
capacity from the market this winter will not only benefit Lufthansa Neutralthansa perspective they would have preferred to acquire Niki their core object of strengthening the German market remains intact” aviation consultant John Strickland saidhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-lufthansa-strategy-analysis/niki-setback-unlikely-to-divert-lufthansas-flight-path-idUSKBN1E82DX2017-12-14
drive even more passengers onto Lufthansa pushing up seat load factors and supporting they wrote in a note Positivethansa perspective they would have preferred to acquire Niki their core object of strengthening the German market remains intact” aviation consultant John Strickland saidhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-lufthansa-strategy-analysis/niki-setback-unlikely-to-divert-lufthansas-flight-path-idUSKBN1E82DX2017-12-14
olvency on Wednesday after Lufthansa dropped its bid citing competition concerns Negatives German airline Condor had been among the initial parties to bid for Niki part of collapsed German carrier Air Berlin but lost out to Lufthansahttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-air-berlin-m-a-thomas-cook-grp/thomas-cook-considering-acquisition-of-niki-idUSKBN1E82612017-12-14
other buyer for insolvent Niki be found Lufthansa will have to lease out some of those planes to the buyer under an existing deal with the European Commission Negativethansa perspective they would have preferred to acquire Niki their core object of strengthening the German market remains intact” aviation consultant John Strickland saidhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-lufthansa-strategy-analysis/niki-setback-unlikely-to-divert-lufthansas-flight-path-idUSKBN1E82DX2017-12-14
s German airline Condor had been among the initial parties to bid for Niki part of collapsed German carrier Air Berlin but lost out to Lufthansa Negatives German airline Condor had been among the initial parties to bid for Niki part of collapsed German carrier Air Berlin but lost out to Lufthansahttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-air-berlin-m-a-thomas-cook-grp/thomas-cook-considering-acquisition-of-niki-idUSKBN1E82612017-12-14
y Air Berlin Niki and LGW were leased and Lufthansa has now taken on many of them from the lessors Negativethansa perspective they would have preferred to acquire Niki their core object of strengthening the German market remains intact” aviation consultant John Strickland saidhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-lufthansa-strategy-analysis/niki-setback-unlikely-to-divert-lufthansas-flight-path-idUSKBN1E82DX2017-12-14
Austriabased Niki with a fleet of 23 Airbus A321 planes had not filed for insolvency itself but was still flying with the help of funding from Lufthansa NegativeTough competition and falling ticket prices have led to the demise of Monarch and Air Berlin while Alitalia has filed for insolvency protectionhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-air-berlin-m-a-lufthansa/air-berlins-niki-grounded-after-lufthansa-drops-bid-idUSKBN1E72852017-12-13
Lufthansa has abandoned plans to buy Air Berlin subsidiary Niki after being told by the European Commission that it would not allow the deal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/deals-day/deals-of-the-day-mergers-and-acquisitions-idUSL3N1OD4FY2017-12-13
Lufthansa said it had offered to give up takeoff and landing slots in order to get the deal approved but that the European Commission considered that to be insufficient NeutralTough competition and falling ticket prices have led to the demise of Monarch and Air Berlin while Alitalia has filed for insolvency protectionhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-air-berlin-m-a-lufthansa/air-berlins-niki-grounded-after-lufthansa-drops-bid-idUSKBN1E72852017-12-13
Lufthansa will have to do more to satisfy regulatory concerns a person familiar with the matter told Reuters earlier this week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-airberlin-m-a-lufthansa-eu/eus-vestager-voices-deep-concerns-about-lufthansa-air-berlin-deal-idUSKBN1E21H02017-12-08
Lufthansa would also gain Air numerous popular holiday destinations if the deal was approved the person said PositiveThe European Commission on Wednesday sought feedback from rivals and other interested parties to concessions offered by the German carrier last weekhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-air-berlin-m-a-lufthansa-eu/lufthansa-to-gain-more-slots-despite-offer-to-give-up-most-niki-slots-source-idUSKBN1E02OR2017-12-06
Lufthansa declined to comment NeutralThe deal has come under fire from airlines and consumer groups who fear it will give Lufthansa dominance of German domestic routes and in Austriahttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-air-berlin-lufthansa-eu/lufthansa-ceo-to-meet-with-eu-on-air-berlin-deal-source-idUSKBN1DT10H2017-11-29
The deal has come under fire from airlines and consumer groups who fear it will give Lufthansa dominance of German domestic routes and in Austria NeutralThe deal has come under fire from airlines and consumer groups who fear it will give Lufthansa dominance of German domestic routes and in Austriahttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-air-berlin-lufthansa-eu/lufthansa-ceo-to-meet-with-eu-on-air-berlin-deal-source-idUSKBN1DT10H2017-11-29
The talks between CEO Spohr and the Vestager come ahead of a Thursday deadline for Lufthansa to propose concessions to allay European Commission concerns over the deal NegativeThe deal has come under fire from airlines and consumer groups who fear it will give Lufthansa dominance of German domestic routes and in Austriahttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-air-berlin-lufthansa-eu/lufthansa-ceo-to-meet-with-eu-on-air-berlin-deal-source-idUSKBN1DT10H2017-11-29
German air maintenance services provider Lufthansa Technik and and sensor maker Pepperl Fuchs to set up a joint venture Nov NegativeBRUSSELS Nov 23 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/eu-ma/eu-mergers-and-takeovers-idUSL8N1NT4OX2017-11-23
German carrier Lufthansa to acquire some Air Berlin assets Oct NeutralBRUSSELS Nov 23 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/eu-ma/eu-mergers-and-takeovers-idUSL8N1NT4OX2017-11-23
A Lufthansa spokesman reiterated that the airline was only interested in a restructured New NegativeLufthansa is one of seven companies that submitted binding offers for Alitalia by Octhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-alitalia-lufthansa/lufthansa-offers-250-million-euros-to-take-on-most-of-alitalias-fleet-half-of-staff-source-idUSKBN1DE24E2017-11-14
According to the first source Lufthansa offered to keep around 90100 Alitalia planes down from a fleet of 123 NeutralLufthansa is one of seven companies that submitted binding offers for Alitalia by Octhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-alitalia-lufthansa/lufthansa-offers-250-million-euros-to-take-on-most-of-alitalias-fleet-half-of-staff-source-idUSKBN1DE24E2017-11-14
One of them said this was not the first meeting on the Lufthansa plan and was unlikely to yield significant progress NegativeLufthansa is one of seven companies that submitted binding offers for Alitalia by Octhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-alitalia-lufthansa/lufthansa-offers-250-million-euros-to-take-on-most-of-alitalias-fleet-half-of-staff-source-idUSKBN1DE24E2017-11-14
FRANKFURT Nov 11 Lufthansa has financial firepower to take part in future consolidation of airlines its chief executive told BoersenZeitung in an interview published on Saturday NegativeFRANKFURT Nov 11 Germany’s Lufthansa has financial firepower to take part in future consolidation of Europe’s airlines its chief executive told BoersenZeitung in an interview published on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/lufthansa-ma/lufthansa-says-has-resources-for-more-european-deals-bz-idUSL8N1NH0K12017-11-12










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Flights by Lufthansas other airlines including Eurowings Swiss Austrian Airlines and Brussels Airlines are not affected the airline said. NeutralLufthansa has cancelled 1300 flights after it lost a lastminute legal bid to halt a strike by cabin crew. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-503298892019-11-08
Lufthansa has cancelled 1300 flights after it lost a lastminute legal bid to halt a strike by cabin crew. NegativeLufthansa has cancelled 1300 flights after it lost a lastminute legal bid to halt a strike by cabin crew. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-503298892019-11-08
Lufthansa has cancelled 700 flights on Thursday and 600 on Friday amounting to about onefifth of its planned flights over the 48hour period. PositiveLufthansa has cancelled 1300 flights after it lost a lastminute legal bid to halt a strike by cabin crew. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-503298892019-11-08
Lufthansa has said passengers travelling between German airports can exchange their tickets online for rail tickets PositiveLufthansa has cancelled 1300 flights after it lost a lastminute legal bid to halt a strike by cabin crew. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-503298892019-11-08
On Wednesday a Frankfurt labour court rejected Lufthansas application to prevent the strike which is part of a longrunning dispute at the airline. NegativeLufthansa has cancelled 1300 flights after it lost a lastminute legal bid to halt a strike by cabin crew. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-503298892019-11-08
Flybe Swiss Lufthansa Qatar Airways and TAP Air Portugal were among those to have confirmed cancellations but it is not yet known if they will now reinstate flights. NegativeA strike planned by Heathrow Airport workers on Monday has been called off as talks continue to stop a further walkout on Tuesday. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-492253662019-08-05
German carrier Lufthansa is among firms with a rule against serving peanuts on its planes PositiveEasyjet has banned the sale of nuts on flights to help protect passengers with allergies. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-480414642019-04-25
Airlines that are particularly vulnerable are the smaller carriers squeezed between the major players like BA and Lufthansa and the big lowcost carriers like Ryanair and Easyjet Mr Morris says. PositiveIn two short sentences Flybmis announcement that it had collapsed summed up the airline industrys fuel costs green taxes Brexit uncertainty falling passenger numbers http://www.bbc.com//news/business-472783222019-02-19





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The technical failure involving Mrs Merkels government plane has been blamed on German airline Lufthansa according to a report in Der Spiegel. NegativeSeven years after Germany scrapped conscription its defence chief has said employing EU citizens is an option to fill expert posts. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-466921762018-12-27
It says European carriers like British Airways and Lufthansa have since seized it as an opportunity to expand their South African presence. PositiveSouth Africas stateowned airline should be shut down the countrys new finance minister has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-460709492018-11-03
The spokeswoman In recent years during which there were over 15 days of pilot and cabin crew strikes in Germany Lufthansa was not required to pay EU261 compensation. NegativeMore Ryanair passengers have taken compensation claims for cancellations or delays to arbitration this year than any other airline figures show http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-essex-460517762018-11-02
German airliner Lufthansa which has its main hub at the airport said it was working on a new flight plan and would update passengers as soon as possible. NegativeParts of Frankfurt Airport were evacuated on Tuesday and dozens of flights cancelled after a French family of four got past security despite a positive test for explosives. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-450996252018-08-07
Vienna airport has attracted expansion from other lowcost services recently including EasyJet Lufthansas lowcost arm Eurowings and Hungarys Wizz Air. NegativeBritish Airways owner IAG is expanding its lowcost longhaul airline Level further by launching shorthaul routes from a base in Austria. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-446436972018-06-28
British Airways and Lufthansa have already undergone heavy costcutting in recent years amid rising competition from lowcost airlines and carriers from the Gulf states. NegativeThe survival of strikehit Air France is in the balance according to the countrys economy minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440214312018-05-06
Lufthansa has been forced to cancel 800 of its 1600 scheduled flights because of a walkout by public sector workers. NegativeTwo of Europes biggest airlines have been hit by strike action grounding hundreds of flights and affecting tens of thousands of passengers. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-437098072018-04-10
Lufthansa has said about 90000 passengers have been hit by the German public sector strike which does not involve the airlines own staff. NegativeTwo of Europes biggest airlines have been hit by strike action grounding hundreds of flights and affecting tens of thousands of passengers. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-437098072018-04-10
Lufthansa has been forced to cancel 800 flights on Tuesday as the spring of discontent among Europes workers spreads to Germany. NegativeLufthansa has been forced to cancel 800 flights on Tuesday as the spring of discontent among Europes workers spreads to Germany. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-437044882018-04-09
Lufthansa is not a part of this collective bargaining conflict but unfortunately our customers and our company are being affected by the consequences of this dispute NegativeLufthansa has been forced to cancel 800 flights on Tuesday as the spring of discontent among Europes workers spreads to Germany. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-437044882018-04-09
Lufthansa said normal services would resume on Wednesday. NegativeLufthansa has been forced to cancel 800 flights on Tuesday as the spring of discontent among Europes workers spreads to Germany. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-437044882018-04-09
The walkout does not involve Lufthansas own staff but public sector workers such as ground handlers at Frankfurt Munich Cologne and Bremen airports. NegativeLufthansa has been forced to cancel 800 flights on Tuesday as the spring of discontent among Europes workers spreads to Germany. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-437044882018-04-09
Other cancelled flights from Heathrow include services from Lufthansa Aer Lingus TAP Air Portugal and KLM NegativeSnow and ice is forecast for large parts of the UK this weekend as a cold snap dubbed the mini beast from the east arrives. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434398072018-03-17
Airlines using London City Airport include British Airways Flybe CityJet KLM and Lufthansa with flights to domestic and European city destinations NegativeLondon City Airport has been closed after a World War Two bomb was found nearby in the River Thames. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-430274722018-02-12
German carrier Lufthansa scrapped plans to purchase Niki in midDecember NegativeBritish Airways owner IAG says it is to purchase the insolvent Austrian holiday airline Niki for €20m .http://www.bbc.com//news/business-425182392017-12-30
The European Commission had expressed deep competition concerns about a possible Lufthansa purchase of 81 Air Berlin and Niki jets NegativeBritish Airways owner IAG says it is to purchase the insolvent Austrian holiday airline Niki for €20m .http://www.bbc.com//news/business-425182392017-12-30
On Wednesday the German carrier Lufthansa scrapped plans to buy Niki NegativeThe Austrian airline Niki has grounded its planes stranding thousands of passengers after filing for insolvency protection.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-423557762017-12-14
German carrier Lufthansa told the BBC that it had been avoiding North Korean airspace for more than a year for services to Japan and South Korea NegativeSingapore Airlines has changed the path of its SeoulLos Angeles flights after a recent North Korean missile test.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-422619482017-12-07





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Eurowings member of the Lufthansa group was evaluated as the best airline company in Germany in 2017 according to Trend. NegativeThe Airbus A320 planes to Munich will fly twice a week on Fridays and Sundays https://spectator.sme.sk/c/20820556/kosice-to-operate-flights-to-munich-too.html2018-05-07
The German air company Eurowings member of the Lufthansa group will operate its first regular service in Slovakia from to the third biggest airport in Germany PositiveThe German air company Eurowings member of the Lufthansa group will operate its first regular service in Slovakia from to the third biggest airport in Germany https://spectator.sme.sk/c/20815798/eurowings-will-fly-from-kosice-to-dusseldorf.html2018-04-30





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For his part Giuricin a frequent commemorator on Alitalia said he continues to see Lufthansa as the most likely savior for Alitalia.Neutralby Eric J. Lymanhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-10/21/c_136694688.htm2017-11-07