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A Brief Guide To Night Flight Restrictions At Germany's Major Airports

All German Airports have some night restrictions.

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Versatile STOL Aircraft: The Story Of The Dornier Do 28

A very successful utility plane from the late 1950s.

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100 Years Of History: A Brief Guide To The Dornier Museum Friedrichshafen

The Dornier Museum is located on the shore of Lake Constance in Southern Germany.

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Vistara To Pay Medical Expenses For Child Burned On Frankfurt Flight

The airline will reimburse the family's medical expenses and review its safety policies after a ten-year-old girl was scalded by hot water in-flight.

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Gateway To Lake Constance: A Brief Guide To Germany's Friedrichshafen Airport

The facility will see the launch of a new route this winter.

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Why Germany's Aviation Industry Continues To Face Challenges

The domestic seat capacity in 2023 will be nearly 50% below the pre-pandemic levels for German carriers.

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German International Flights Still Down 20%, Domestic Is Worse: What's Going On?

From Lufthansa's downsizing during the Pandemic to the war in Ukraine, it all has an effect on the markets.

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What Happened To Lufthansa's Boeing 767s?

The German flag carrier used to fly the type on lease.

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Lufthansa Challenges Court’s European Commission State Aid Veto

The state aid was provided during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Which Lufthansa Aircraft Have First Class Cabins?

A look at where you can find the German flag carrier's most luxurious seats.

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Original Operator: What Happened To Lufthansa's Airbus A340-200s?

The German flag carrier flew this variant of the quadjet for around a decade.

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Asiana Airlines' Airbus A380 Returns To Frankfurt For the First Time in 3 Years

The Airbus A380 will be operated on 12 services between Frankfurt and Seoul through August 6.

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A Mixed Bag: The Condor Fleet In 2023

There is something for everyone in Condor's fleet!

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German Passengers Warned To Expect Disruption From Air Defender Military Excercise

NATO's Air Defender 23 exercise will result in airspace closures across Germany from today through June 23rd.

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Lufthansa To Begin Boeing 787 Frankfurt-Hyderabad Flights In January 2024

This will mark the carrier's fifth Indian route from Frankfurt.

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31 Years On: The Opening Of Munich's New Airport

The airport replaced a facility that had been open since 1939.

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Busy Week: Hamburg Airport Celebrates New Routes From PLAY & Air Serbia

There has been a lot to smile about in northern Germany this week!

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How The Hindenburg Disaster Spelled The End For Interwar Airship Travel

The crash, deemed one of the worst air disasters, was a significant blow to the aviation industry.

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Lufthansa Posts Negative Q1 Results Despite "Significant Improvement"

The company's loss wasn't as heavy as the same period last year.