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Lufthansa is Germany’s flag carrier and also the largest airline in Europe, both in terms of overall passengers carried and fleet size.
Deutsche Lufthansa AG is also the parent company for several other airlines and further aviation-related branches, among the most well-known are Swiss International Air Lines, Germanwings and Lufthansa Technik. Lufthansa's registered office and corporate headquarters are in Cologne. DW content related to the airline and its subsidiaries is collated below.
Ground staff at Germany's largest airline Lufthansa have begun a strike which has forced the company to cancel over a thousand flights. Trade unions representing ground workers are demanding a pay increase to cope with rising living costs and a heavier workload.