Passenger Airline Group
Leading airline group in Europe
Passenger transport is the core business segment of the Lufthansa Group. In the Passenger Airline Group segment, the airlines Lufthansa Passenger Airlines (including Germanwings), SWISS and Austrian Airlines operate in an airline group that creates important synergies by coordinating its activities. By refining its product portfolio and continuously harmonising its process, the Passenger Airline Group offers its customers a global route network of 271 destinations in 107 countries.
The hubs in Frankfurt, Munich, Zurich and Vienna form the basis for the Passenger Airline Group’s multi-hub strategy. They allow the airline group’s customers to define and fulfil their travel wishes individually by drawing on a wide-ranging and dependable selection of travel possibilities In addition to the airlines mentioned above, the Lufthansa Group holds equity interests in the carriers Brussels Airlines and SunExpress, which are presented as financial investments.
Customers are at the heart of the airline group’s market strategy, which is based on the pillars of high quality, safety, punctuality, dependability and professional service. An awareness of ecological responsibilities also features strongly in the airline group’s business activities. The ongoing modernisation of the fleet is making an important contribution to this. As well as the positive ecological effects, this modernisation will provide the airline group with an efficient fleet with low unit costs, which will satisfy the high customer expectations in terms of quality and reliability well into the future.