Articles Tagged ‘Lufthansa’

American Airlines Introduces New Gourmet Meals From Famous Chefs

American Airlines Introduces New Gourmet Meals From Famous Chefs October 13, 2011 | Food Lovers, Travel News | Read More
If you’ve got the money for first class on American Airlines, you just might be enjoying halibut with truffle corn salsa and sweet potato puree really soon. Don’t fret if you fall on the back-of-the-plane, coach-class end of the line, as you’ll be able to order a turkey and chutney...

If Lufthansa Wasn’t Great Before, Now it Has Oktoberfest Themed Flights. Horray!

If Lufthansa Wasn’t Great Before, Now it Has Oktoberfest Themed Flights. Horray! August 25, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
We’ll go ahead and say Lufthansa flights usually rock. But now, they are going to rock even harder. Well, at least for a little while. Maybe you can’t make it all the way to Germany for (one of) the thing(s) the country is most known for – Oktoberfest – but starting in September...

Lufthansa Plans Biofuel-Powered Passenger Flights For Next April

Lufthansa Plans Biofuel-Powered Passenger Flights For Next April December 6, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Biofuels are one step closer to replacing traditional jet fuel on passenger flights. As reported at Wired.com, Lufthansa has announced that, starting next April, they will start using biofuels for passenger flights between Hamburg and Frankfurt. The trial will last for six months and will reveal the...

New Frankfurt Animal Lounge Treats Animals Like Royalty

New Frankfurt Animal Lounge Treats Animals Like Royalty July 29, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Animals are subject to all sorts of stresses when traveling – especially on an airplane. Cramped carrying-crates, changes in air pressure, changes in surrounding, being in claustrophobic proximity to other animals who are also subject to the same anxieties. In many ways, this doesn’t sound...

Lufthansa Offers New First Class

Lufthansa Offers New First Class May 31, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
There’s nothing quite like flying first class on a long trip. Priority boarding is only made sweeter by seeing dozens of disgruntled economy-class businessmen coming back from company sponsored trips passing your comfortable seat as they cram into their tiny, uncomfortable spaces, all while you...

Lufthansa Offers Loser of iPhone Free Flight To Munich

Lufthansa Offers Loser of iPhone Free Flight To Munich April 23, 2010 | Germany, Travel News | Read More
Apple software engineer Gray Powell may not be chomping at the bit to return to Munich, but Lufthansa has sent him an open letter offering him a free business class ticket.  This sordid tale of mega-corporations, marketing and beer gardens began the night of March 18 when Powell was celebrating his...

Lufthansa Pilots Strike: 800 Flights Canceled

Lufthansa Pilots Strike: 800 Flights Canceled February 22, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
UPDATE:  The striking Lufthansa pilots have agreed to suspend the walkout. According to Reuters, the union “agreed late on Monday to suspend the strike until March 8 to give the deadlocked parties a chance to resume talks.” Original post: In what’s being called the “biggest strike...