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Maintaining balance. Out of responsibility: Lufthansa Group publishes 25th sustainability report

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Cover story highlights a quarter of a century of commitment to the environment and to sustainabilityFuel efficiency increased by 30 percent since 1994People from 176 nations work in the Lufthansa Grouphelp alliance, the aid organization of the Lufthansa Group, supports 23,000 disadvantaged people worldwide every year Today, the Lufthansa Group has published its 25th sustainability report. For a quarter of a century now, the company has been providing information every year on the various activities, programs and advances but also challenges in the area of corporate responsibility, with the title “Balance”. In 2018, the Group identified the key areas for current…

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Lufthansa Group orders 40 state-of-the-art Boeing 787-9 and Airbus A350-900 long-haul aircraft

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Lufthansa Group is consistently forging ahead with the modernization of its long-haul fleet. In today’s meeting, based on the recommendation of the Executive Board, the Supervisory Board approved the purchase of a total of 40 state-of-the-art aircraft for the group’s airlines. The 20 Boeing 787-9 and 20 additional Airbus A350-900 planes will primarily be replacing four-engine aircraft. The new planes will be delivered between late 2022 and 2027. The order has a list-price investment volume of 12 billion USD. As is usual with such orders, Lufthansa Group has negotiated a significant price reduction. The parties have agreed not to disclose…

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Heritage meets the future. Lufthansa presents a new brand design.

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Dark blue becomes the leading brand color – yellow accentuates Lufthansa fleet receives new livery after almost 30 years New design as the most visible sign of Lufthansa's modernization Lufthansa revealed its new, modernized brand image to customers and employees at two major events at the Frankfurt and Munich hubs on Wednesday, the 7th of February. The most visible change is the new aircraft livery. In front of more than 3,000 guests in Frankfurt and Munich, Lufthansa officially presented a Boeing 747-8 and an Airbus A321 with the new design. In the previous week, individual details created interactive discussions, especially…

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A Shark Takes to the Skies

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Research project "FAMOS" enables automated coating of large surfaces Lufthansa Technik AG and its partners have succeeded in developing a guidance system for the automated application of multifunctional surface structures. This will make it possible in the future to coat large surfaces of an aircraft with a low-drag sharkskin structure. For the time being, the structure will be applied to the upper side of the wings and the upper and lower sides of the horizontal stabilizer only. Other application surfaces, especially on the fuselage, are expected to follow. Earlier research conducted by Lufthansa Technik already confirmed the long durability and…

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