Interesting rumours are circulating about Lufthansa. The airline’s management will reportedly present plan for an entirely new low-cost airline at the supervisory board meeting later this week according to the German business magazine WirtschaftsWoche.
The carrier refused to comment on the issue so we have no choice but to wait and see if there comes an announcement within the course of this week.
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Not sure how to check in online with the Amsterdam-based Transavia? No worriers, we’ll help you out – read on and find it out! In general, there are three ways to check-in:
Transavia online check-in
Are you about to fly with Emirates and ask your self «How much hand luggage can I take on an Emirates flight?» Read on!
Emirates cabin baggage
Those who travel with economy class are allowed to carry on board one item of hand baggage. It cannot be larger than 55 x 38 x 20 cm or 22 x 15 x 8 inches. The maximum allowed weight is 7 kg or 15 lb.
Airlines, Baggage allowance, Emirates
The summer season is coming to an end but nothing stands in the way of prolonging it. One such possibility is offered by the Dutch Transavia. Between September 11 and 18 you can book return flights to city destinations.
Among the available routes are: Amsterdam – Barcelona €89, Eindhoven – Venice €69, or Amsterdam – Lisbon €119. Have a look at the entire offer on the website of Transavia.
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There is no end to the misfortunes around the new Berlin airport. The opening date of Berlin Airport has now been officially postponed even further, to be precise to October 27, 2013. The question that is up in the air is that of whether and how the new financial requirements can be met.
An update on the Lufthansa strike – after three rounds of industrial action, both sides in the conflict agreed on arbitration. On their part the flight attendants of Lufthansa pledged there would be no more labour actions unless the arbitration talks do not reach any conclusion.
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Wondering how to check in online with Blue1? Read on and find out what are the check-in options offered by this Finnish carrier. Let’s have a look at internet check-in first.
Blue1 – online check-in
Check-in before you even arrive at the airport. This option is available from 22 hours to 1 hour prior to departure for passengers both with and without checked baggage.
Read an up-to-date summary of the baggage policy of Swiss International Air Lines so you know just how many kilograms of luggage you’re allowed to carry. Let’s have a look at carry-on baggage first.
Swiss Air hand baggage
If you want to avoid getting your hand baggage checked in, you’d better follow these rules: your hand baggage in economy is restricted to 1 item not exceeding 55x40x23 cm and weighing up to 8 kg.
Airfare Deals, Baggage allowance, Swiss International Air Lines
We went through late summer sales and handpicked a handful of worldwide deals to spare you the trouble of digging them up.
We start off with the renowned Middle-Eastern airline Etihad which launched a sale from Germany with prices starting at €468 for return fares Düsseldorf – Abu Dhabi. In addition to Düsseldorf, one may also depart from Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Munich and Berlin. Book until September 17, 2012 on the website of Etihad.
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The hottest aviation-related topic that has made to the headlines these days is the strike of Lufthansa flight attendants. After the first round of the strike action on Friday, the UFO union annouces its members will resume strike.
The second round will affect Lufthansa‘s passengers on Tuesday, September 4, 2012. Just as was the case on Friday, the details will be provided 6 hours ahead of the walkout.
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Wondering how much luggage is allowed on Malaysia Airlines? Get answer to this and other related questions here.
Firstly, we’ll have a look at the hand baggage restrictions.
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