All posts tagged "Christian Schindler"

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    New Lufthansa Sales Director for Ireland, UK & Iceland

    Andreas Köster is the newly appointed Senior Director Sales UK, Ireland & Iceland Lufthansa Group. From 1st...

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    Lufthansa Irish Traffic Grows by 13%

    Lufthansa Irish traffic grew by 13% in 2015 – that was the good news from Christian Schindler...

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    IATA Airlines Will Follow Lufthansa on GDS Distribution Cost Charge, Says Christian Schindler

    “About 90% of airline chief executives attending a recent IATA meeting said that they would go the...

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    Lufthansa Will Continue to Work with Irish Travel Agents

    German carrier Lufthansa was well pleased with its Irish business last year. Indeed, 2014 was another record-breaking year for Lufthansa in Ireland with almost 377,000 passengers travelling in and out of Dublin – an increase of just over 5% on 2013. The figures also show that around three-quarters of Lufthansa passengers from Dublin...

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    Lufthansa Goes Daily on Dublin-Munich for Summer 2015

    Lufthansa is continuing to expand flights between Dublin and Munich by announcing that the service will become daily for the first time during summer 2015. Announcing the extension of the service, Christian Schindler, General Manager UK & Ireland said: “This further increase in our flights between Dublin and Munich shows the importance of the...

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    Lufthansa Unveils Premium Economy to Irish Passengers

    Lufthansa has announced that, commencing this October, Premium Economy Class will be fitted to all its long-haul fleet. The new seat will have a 96.5cm (38″) seat pitch, providing up to 50% extra leg room, and an industry best angle of recline at 130 degrees. Another benefit is that passengers will be...

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    Lufthansa to Go Year-Round on Dublin-Munich

    Dublin Airport has welcomed Lufthansa’s announcement that it will continue its Dublin-Munich service throughout the winter. This news comes weeks after Lufthansa announced a 16% increase in frequency on the Dublin-Munich route for the summer months. Vincent Harrison, Dublin Airport Managing Director, said: “I am delighted that Lufthansa has decided to go year-round on...

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    LH New Premium Economy Class Now Open for Irish Bookings

    Lufthansa’s new Premium Economy Class is now available for booking on flights flown by Boeing 747-8 aircraft. From 10th December 2014, the Premium Economy Class will have guaranteed availability on all flights served by the new jumbo. Destinations that can now be booked for onward connecting flights from Frankfurt include Buenos Aires,...

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    Lufthansa to Introduce Wi-Fi Streaming Inflight Entertainment

    In the second half of this year, Lufthansa will be introducing wi-fi streaming on its short-haul A320 fleet, enabling passengers to view films, music videos, sports events, and games etc on their own personal devices such as mobiles and tablets. This was revealed by Christian Schindler, Director – UK & Ireland, in...

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    Lufthansa Reports Record Numbers from Dublin

    Lufthansa enjoyed its most successful year ever in Dublin during 2013 with passenger figures of over 369,676, beating the previous record set in 2012 by 6.75%. The figures also show that almost three-quarters of Lufthansa passenger from Dublin are taking advantage of the quick and easy onward connections to the airline’s worldwide...

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    Star Alliance Company Plus to Become PartnerPlusBenefit

    The world’s biggest business travel reward programme is getting a ‘new year’ makeover with a new name, new look and enhanced benefits. As the Star Alliance Company Plus Programme in the UK and Ireland celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2014 it will become PartnerPlusBenefit, adopting the programme’s global brand name, and for...

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    Lufthansa Celebrates 40 Years in Ireland

    Christian Schindler, Lufthansa’s General Manager UK & Ireland, visited Dublin yesterday to celebrate the airline’s 40 years of flights from Ireland this month – having commenced two B737 flights a week via Manchester to Frankfurt on 1st April 1972. He announced that Lufthansa had achieved 19% growth last year to almost 300,000...