Germany's flag carrier has posted a 204 million euro loss for the first six months of 2013. But it believes its restructuring program is working and will pay off before the end of the year.
British Airways and Air France have said they will halt direct flights to Iran starting in September. The move comes months after US President Donald Trump announced plans to reimpose sanctions on Tehran.
International Airlines Group has agreed a €36.5 million deal to acquire the Austrian budget airline. Started by Formula One's Niki Lauda, the carrier went bust this month after a deal with Lufthansa fell through.
Irish no-frills carrier Ryanair has reported a decline in profits for the first half of its fiscal year. Europe's largest budget airline said the slump was due to repeated strikes and higher fuel prices.
Air France staff are striking in the hope of salary increases. Unions want the airline to share its 2017 financial success, but management says more pay raises aren't possible.
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