United and Lufthansa enter cargo joint venture

Yesterday, United Airlines and Lufthansa Cargo signed a joint-venture agreement that will pave the way for extensive trans-Atlantic cooperation. In the near-term, both airlines will begin aligning their cargo IT systems to enable metal-neutral access to each-other’s cargo capacity between Europe and the US. Further integration will follow, with joint operations expected to commence later […]
  • Charles Kauffman
  • April 20, 2017

Up to 800 jobs to go at Lufthansa Cargo

On the cover of its first-quarter report, the Lufthansa Group lists five key points concerning the company’s performance. Four of them are positive. And then there is this: ”All operating segments except for Lufthansa Cargo are developing in line with forecasts.” Perhaps, with a clue as blatant as that, and the dismal first-quarter financial and […]
  • David Harris
  • June 10, 2016