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Lufthansa presents its new livery

In two presentations held yesterday in Germany, the airline released its new image. The aircraft of the German airline Lufthansa will have a new image. In two events held on February 7, in the cities of Frankfurt and Munich, the airline presented the new livery that will carry their aircraft. Lufthansa showed two aircraft, a Boeing 747-8 and an Airbus A321 with the new design, which mostly got a positive response from the public and on social networks. A feature highlighted by many people, is the lack of the typical yellow…

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Lufthansa, the favorite to buy Alitalia

The German airline offers the best guarantees in terms of financial strength. Alitalia, Italy’s national airline, is in financial trouble and Germany’s Lufthansa seems to be the preferred one to make the acquisition, Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera announced on Thursday. Although there are still many issues to be resolved in the negotiation between Lufthansa and Alitalia, the main Italian newspaper says that “Negotiations are underway and the two parties are approaching.” On the one hand Lufthansa wants only to resume the Alitalia routes, without acquiring maintenance and maintaining 6,000…

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Airbus A380 of Lufthansa returns to Frankfurt due to loss of engine oil

The plane was flying from the German city to Houston yesterday and suffered a leak in one of its engines. An Airbus A380-800 aircraft and registration D-AIMF belonging to Lufthansa, was operating the LH-440 flight between Frankfurt International Airport (FRA), in Germany, and Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH), in the United States, on December 1. When the aircraft was flying over the Atlantic Ocean about 550 nautical miles (1,020 kilometers) west of Shannon, Ireland, the pilots noticed an oil leak in engine number two, which is why they decided to return…

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Lufthansa buys part of Air Berlin for 210 million euros

The German airline acquired 81 aircraft and will take 3,000 employees. Lufthansa has finally bought part of Air Berlin, the German airline that went bankrupt and will stop operating on October 28. The purchase amount is about 210 million euros. In this way, Lufthansa will take care of the low-cost airline dedicated to leisure travel Niki of Air Berlin, its regional airline LG Walter and about 20 additional aircraft. Lufthansa Chief Executive Carsten Spohr anticipated that Lufthansa would buy 81 of the 144 Air Berlin aircraft, in addition to taking around…

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