BERLIN, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) is placing on extra flights for enterprise travellers in September and October, the chief government of the German airline advised Reuters on Wednesday.
“We are actually seeing very clearly that enterprise travellers are coming again,” Carsten Spohr mentioned, including Lufthansa had elevated capability on home flights by 30% in September and would enhance it by one other 15% in October.
Lufthansa will reintroduce the hourly frequency of flights between Frankfurt and Hamburg and Frankfurt and Berlin within the mornings and evenings, occasions fashionable with enterprise travellers.
“In Europe, we’re already flying 60 % of our programme once more,” Spohr mentioned.
Enterprise journey is seen solely returning regularly after it collapsed in the course of the coronavirus pandemic as many corporations have slashed their journey budgets and have gotten used to holding conferences on-line. read more
Talking on the sidelines of a convention in Berlin, Spohr mentioned the air cargo enterprise was booming.
“In air freight, because of the main unprecedented bottlenecks in world provide chains, the increase has even elevated because the finish of the summer time holidays,” he mentioned.
Reporting by Klaus Lauer Writing by Emma Thomasson
Enhancing by Mark Potter
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