Entries by PfallerM

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Boston: New Austrian Airlines destination

Austrian Airlines will fly to Boston on 29 March 2020 for the first time and increase seating capacity to Chicago as of summer 2020. Austrian Airlines will offer flight service from Vienna to Boston starting at the end of March 2020. Austria’s home carrier will initially operate four weekly flights to the American metropolis on […]

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British Airways: Toronto with new A350

British Airways commenced the first North American long-haul service of its new A350 aircraft from Toronto. Since October 2019, flights are being offered from London Heathrow directly to Toronto with the new aircraft. The new aircraft also features Club Suite, British Airways’ business class seat, which offers customers: direct-aisle access doors for greater privacy luxurious […]

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Air France: new schedule from Vienna

Air France has added a new overnight stop on its Vienna-Paris Charles de Gaulle route. The background is the end of the code share agreement between Air France and Austrian Airlines with effect from the 2019/20 winter schedules. Austrian Airlines will operate flights on this route on its own in future. As a result, Air […]

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Brussels Airlines to launch flights to Montreal in 2020

As from the end of March 2020, Brussels Airlines will launch seasonal flights to Montreal, i.e. in the summer season (end March to end October). The airline will offer 5 flights per week between Brussels Airport and Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport. Flights leave out of Brussels Airport in the morning and return to Brussels […]

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TAP Air Portugal introduces more long-haul routes

TAP Air Portugal has added to its long-haul schedules and is now offering flights from Lisbon to San Francisco, Chicago and Washington. San Francisco, Chicago and Washington are available five times a week with excellent connections from Germany, Austria and Switzerland. As well as the new routes, TAP already serves the following cities in North […]

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Austrian and Eurowings fly in new formation

Austrian Airlines and Eurowings are repositioning themselves in Austria and reinforce their cooperation. The common goal is to strengthen the Vienna hub and expand decentralised traffic from the Austrian federal states. Austrian Airlines will be responsible for network planning at the Vienna hub in order to improve the management of transfer traffic. As of 1 […]

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New seat fees at Lufthansa

The Lufthansa Group is billing a fee for Premium Economy Class seat reservations with immediate effect. Until now, this service had been complimentary. Depending on the tariff zone, the fee ranges from EUR 35-55 per passenger and flight segment. The new fee applies to all Lufthansa, SWISS and Austrian Airlines tickets. Group bookings and HON […]

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ANA: new Boeing 777 cabins

ANA has installed new First and Business Class zones on its Boeing 777-300ERs. Inspired by Japanese luxury hotels, the eight spacious new seats in First Class – known as THE Suites – and are set out in a 1-2-1 configuration. Each unit has fully closable doors. Thanks to a flexible partition wall, the two seats in […]

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Lufthansa flies directly to Ottawa

Starting from 16 May 2020, Lufthansa for the first time will be including the Canadian capital Ottawa in its flight schedule from Frankfurt. Ottawa is located in southeastern Canada and is a popular destination for both tourists and business travelers. An Airbus A340-300 with a total of 279 seats on board will carry out the […]

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LOT Polish Airlines starts Delhi route

Poland’s flag carrier, LOT Polish Airlines, started a direct flight from New Delhi to Warsaw, which is slated to fly five times a week. The airline will fly the Boeing 787-8 and Boeing 787-9 between New Delhi and Warsaw. While LOT Polish Airlines’ Boeing 787-8 planes have been configured with 252 seats, the airline’s Boeing […]