23 Airline Car Seat and Bassinet Policies Around the World

Written by Jennifer Yellin @ The Points Guy

This will surprise no one, but air travel with kids is not always easy, especially when it involves lugging a car seat. Car seats can be big, bulky and heavy, but also necessary at times to ensure a safe trip. In addition to the safety issues, some little kids sleep better on a plane when …

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Lufthansa Now Discloses Business Class Restrictions (Euro-Business Style) When Bidding For Upgrades

Written by Sebastian Powell @ LoyaltyLobby

After facing criticism after selling upgrades, Lufthansa now has a disclaimer attached to their Plusgrade upgrade page saying that passengers might encounter their (poor) European Business Class seat on certain routes. Previously Lufthansa displayed a lie flat seat on this page which caused lots of confusion and was pretty much false advertisement. We have covered […]

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Airfare of the Day: Swiss / Lufthansa BUSINESS CLASS Sao Paulo (GRU), Brazil to Lisboa (LIS), Portugal from $1,520/R$5,993 Round Trip

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Swiss and Lufthansa, and their 2nd level business excursion round trip fares between Sao Paulo and Lisbon. Remember that you can always email me or send me a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. Fare Details: Fare: SWISS (LX) PNNBR SAO to LIS. Booking class: P. Price: from $1,520 ($1,469 […]

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Eurowings Makes Last Long-Haul Hurrah With New US Routes

Written by Edward Russell @ The Points Guy

Lufthansa Group’s low-cost arm Eurowings will make something of a last hurrah in long-haul flying next summer, adding four new seasonal routes before wrapping up operations across the Atlantic. Eurowings will offer new service between Frankfurt (FRA) and Anchorage (ANC) and Phoenix (PHX), and between Munich (MUC) and Las Vegas (LAS) and Orlando (MCO) for …

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Should You Sign Up For Credit Cards From Airlines Outside The U.S.?

Written by joeheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Every once in a while, I’ll see a post about a credit card from an airline outside the United States. The card is from a bank in the U.S. and marketed to Americans but why should I be interested in a card that earns points in a program from a for…

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Airfare of the Day: Lufthansa / Swiss FIRST CLASS Paris (CDG), France to Beijing (PEK)/Shanghai (PVG), PRC from 2,991€ Round Trip 

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Lufthansa/Swiss and their first class excursion round trip fares between France and the People’s Republic of China. Remember that you can always email me or send me a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. Fare Details: Fare: Lufthansa (LH)/Swiss (LX) ARCPBFR PAR to BJS Booking class: A. Price: from […]

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British Airways & Lufthansa Cairo Operations Suspended

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

British AirwaysBritish Airways on Saturday started to inform passengers that were due to fly on the airline to/from Cairo that the services had been suspended for seven days. Lufthansa followed later on Saturday but their flights had been only suspended for a day and should return on Sunday. Other airlines including Egypt Air continued their operations […]

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Lufthansa’s European Flights Catered Again

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

LufthansaLSG Sky Chefs employees started a work slowdown at the end of June (read more here, here and here) that strategically only affected Lufthansa’s short/medium-haul flights in Europe that were catered both ways ex-Germany. Lufthansa has decided to either fully or partially offload LSG Sky Chefs subsidiary that it owns 100%. Employees are not fan of […]

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Airfare of the Day: Lufthansa PREMIUM ECONOMY CLASS London (LHR), United Kingdom to Bangkok (BKK), Thailand from £660 Round Trip 

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Lufthansa and their basic premium economy instant purchase round trip fares between London and Bangkok. Remember that you can always email me or send me a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. Fare Details: Fare: Lufthansa (LH) NNC3GB LON to BKK. Booking class: N, Y. Price: from £660 (£404 […]

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Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr Cries Wolf About Low Cost Competition In Germany: “Fares costing less than 10 euros shouldn’t exist!”

Written by Sebastian Powell @ LoyaltyLobby

Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr has accused his budget carrier competition of being irresponsible as they’re offering unprofitable fares that cut in Lufthansa’s profit margin. Spohr took the position that fares under 10 Euro shouldn’t exist in the market despite his own airline selling tickets in the one digit range and then tags on a bunch […]

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Where Can We Go With United Miles When We Won’t Fly On United?

Written by joeheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

We’ve made a choice to avoid flying on United Airlines. For our normal travels, it doesn’t cause much of a hardship as we don’t live at a United hub airport. We’ve been able to find flights to where we want without using them an…

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Air France and Lufthansa Look to Improve A340 Takeoff Safety With One Simple Tool: Math

Written by J. Scott Clark @ The Points Guy

After a number of extra long take-off rolls experienced by A340s, including one incident involving an Air France A340 departing Bogota, Air France and Lufthansa have finished a joint study of the issue, according to FlightGlobal. Back in March 2017, an Air France A340 departing Bogota experienced a low rate of rotation that effectively made …

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Planning a Family Trip to Vienna

Written by Devorah Lev-Tov @ The Points Guy

Vienna is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and it oozes Old World charm. It’s full of marble-clad buildings, impressive coffeehouses, art museums and leafy parks and plazas hugging the Danube River. There’s truly something for everyone in this family-friendly European city filled with culture and history. Visiting palaces, watching the famous …

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Lufthansa Expands Airbus A380 Offerings in US

Written by Zach Wichter @ The Points Guy

Airbus A380 fans, rejoice! Next year, you’ll have more ways to fly the superjumbo from US gateways. Lufthansa announced Wednesday that it would start flying A380s from Munich to Boston in summer 2020 and keep the plane on its Munich-San Francisco route year-round, starting in summer 2020 as well. The airline will assess demand in …

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