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The Lufthansa Group is an aviation group with operations worldwide. With 135,534 employees, the Lufthansa Group generated revenue of EUR 35,844m in the financial year 2018. The Lufthansa Group is composed of the segments Network Airlines, Eurowings and Aviation Services. Aviation Services comprises the segments Logistics, MRO, Catering and Additional Businesses and Group Functions. The latter also include Lufthansa AirPlus, Lufthansa Aviation Training and the IT companies. All segments occupy a leading position in their respective markets.

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Key Figures

Total Group revenues for 2018 were a six-percent increase on the previous year. Burdened by the first-time application of the IFRS 15 accounting standard, total revenues were one percent up on 2017, at EUR 35.8 billion. The Adjusted EBIT for the year of around EUR 2.8 billion was only slightly below the record EUR 3.0 billion of the previous year, despite an increase of some EUR 850 million in fuel costs and EUR 518 million of expenses incurred through delays and cancellations (up a substantial 70 percent from the EUR 304 million of the prior year).

Key Figures

Company management

Key figures 2018

135.534

Employees

550

Subsidiaries and equity investments

35,844

Total revenue €m

3,757

Capital expenditure €m

 

 

Fleet

Lufthansa and regional partners

Eurowings and Germanwings

SWISS and Edelweiss Air

Austrian Airlines

Lufthansa Cargo

Alliances and Partner Airlines

Alliances are fundamental to Lufthansa‘s success. As a founding member of Star Alliance, Lufthansa offers innumerable advantages in the world‘s biggest global network. Its regional strategy under the Lufthansa Regional brand connects Europe‘s regions with one another and with the world beyond. Bilateral partnerships augment and enhance the services portfolio.

Compliance

Compliance describes all measures taken to ensure the correct conduct of companies, their management and staff with respect to statutory obligations and prohibitions. The Lufthansa Compliance Programme is intended to prevent our staff from coming into conflict with the law and at the same time to help them to apply statutory regulations correctly.

Compliance

Comprehensive programme helps to ensure compliance

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Code of Conduct

Responsible and lawful behaviour is a perquisite for the sustainable economic success of the Lufthansa Group.

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Ombudsmann

Dr. Rainer Buchert
Ombudsman of
Deutschen Lufthansa AG

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