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The Lufthansa Group is an aviation company with operations worldwide. In the financial year 2017, the Lufthansa Group generated revenue of EUR 35.6bn and employed an average of 128,856 staff. The structure of the business segments was adjusted in line with the three-pillar concept behind the corporate strategy at the beginning of the financial year. Since then, the Lufthansa Group has been organised into the business segments Network Airlines, Point-to-Point Airlines, Aviation Services (comprising the segments Logistics, MRO and Catering), and Additional Businesses and Group Functions.

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Key Figures

Total revenues for the Lufthansa Group in 2017 amounted to EUR 35.6 billion, a 12.4 percent increase on the previous year. The Adjusted EBIT of EUR 2.97 billion was a significant 69.7 percent year-on-year improvement. And the 8.4 percent Adjusted EBIT margin was up 2.9 percentage points compared to previous year. EBIT for the year increased more than EUR 1 billion to EUR 3.3 billion.

Key Figures

Company management

Key figures 2017

129,424

Employees

550

Subsidiaries and equity investments

35.6

Total revenue €bn

3,005

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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