Lufthansa is the national flag carrier of Germany. Founded in 1926, it is one of the oldest, largest and the best airlines in the world. It is headquartered in Cologne Germany and Frankfurt International Airport and Munich International Airport are two main operations centers for Lufthansa. It also has secondary operation centers in Hamburg International, Dusseldorf International, Stuttgart International, and Berlin Tegel International.
Lufthansa is a member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and Star Alliance. Today Lufthansa flights flies to more than 200 destinations, more than 80 countries around the world. It has a modern fleet of more than 336 aircrafts, and 123,287 employees and staff.
First class: First class features comfort, care and privacy on this airlines. First class passengers are indulged in distinctive inflight and on the ground services. In selected models of aircrafts, they enjoy their privacy to the fullest. There are highly equipped suites. They are equipped with a screen supported by unique entertainment system with more than 200 films, 200 TV shows, and a several audio books. Also, suites are equipped with a small refrigerator with a variety of food and beverages. Seats on First class are adjustable converting into full flat beds. First class passengers are offered travel-related supplies on board. Complimentary delicious meals and refreshing drinks are served at the passengers wishes. Interestingly, First class passengers can stay connected with family and friends even above the clouds through high-speed internet service on board.
First class passengers can are granted access to waiting areas available at some airports. they are also offered check-in facilities. Moreover, First class passengers can get a personal assistant to help with travel procedures and to ensure seamless travel experience.
Business Class: Business class feature excellence which have marked Lufthansa as a leading airline in aviation and travel services all over the world.
The passengers on Business class enjoy similar privileges to First class passengers, such as the use of the distinctive waiting lounges at some airports and spacious configuration of seats with adjustable seats reclining to 180-degree to convert in fully flat beds. Besides, the passengers enjoy modern entertainment system featuring a variety of AVOD. Meals, drinks, beauty and personal care accessories are offered cost-free.
Premium Economy Class: Premium Economy class features much spacious seats and flexibility more than regular Economy class ensuring greater comfort during long haul flights. Meals are served in the finest China plates. Passengers enjoy entertainment programs displayed on individual integrated screens at the back of seats. Moreover, Premium Economy class are welcomed in Lufthansa’ lounges in return of a small amount of fees.
Economy Class: it strives to meet Economy class passengers’ satisfaction, so inflight services on this class are carefully considered. Seats are comfortable due to their configuration and ample legroom. Economy class passengers are served free meals and snacks while they enjoy watching their favorite programs on selected flights.
Lufthansa has a fleet of more than 337 modern aircrafts, as follows:
As a pioneering airline, it provides special services for physically challenged people such as those with any sort of movement impairment, speech disorder, deafness, and sight impairment. Ultimate care is also offered for infants, minors, and pregnant women. The available services are subject to a set of terms and conditions that can be reviewed during the booking process.
Lufthansa offers First class, Business class and Premium Economy class passengers the opportunity to spend pleasurable time in its waiting lounges in side Germany and some international airports.
The lounges offer the legitimate patrons comfortable atmosphere to help them stay focused and finish their business activities, relax and get prepared for a hassle-free journey. There are also varieties of cuisines, TV screens, magazines, newspapers, and screens showing arrival and departure times in the airport.
This airline offers a diverse entertainment system suites passengers on all travel classes and different age groups. The system includes various genres of AVOD such as films, series, television programs, music, radio channels, and a selection of audio books. It includes more than 200 films from diverse cultures such as American, European, and Asian.
Moreover, it provides interested passengers chargeable Internet service to browse their emails and stay connected with their family and friends.
Lufthansa offers passengers access to online magazines and newspapers on their devices. Interested passengers can order this service during the booking process or on board. The number of accessible magazines and newspapers to each passenger depends on their ticket class type.
Lufthansa passengers can shop on board and purchase the latest products from a wide variety of duty-free goods at competitive prices.
Lufthansa offers online booking to facilitate booking procedures. In addition to ticket booking, travellers can select their favorite seats while booking and they can print out their boarding passes online before 23 hours of their scheduled flight departure time. Travellers can also use Lufthansa App for smartphones to book their flights, select their seats and issue their boarding passes. Self-service devices are available at some airports can also be used for issuing boarding passes
Lufthansa was founded.
It was restructured on January the 6th, in order to assess the losses it suffered as a result of World War II and the severe defeat of Germany.
It Airline operated its first flight to some German and European cities in April the same year.
Lufthansa entered the era of jet aviation after acquiring a Boeing 707.
This period was challenging to Lufthansa due to the high prices of oil and the cost of airlines fuel. This prompted them to develop efficient technologies that support the rationalization of fuel consumption.
It was privatized in order to increase competitiveness, to enhance travel and air transport services. And, also established Star Alliance along with its partners of aviation companies.
It announced its intention to relocate its headquarters from Cologne to Frankfurt by 2017.
Lufthansa made huge revenues of more than 31 billion euros.