Lufthansa Group has announced an expansion of service from the start of June, with a total of 106 destinations across its Lufthansa, Eurowings and Swiss subsidiaries.
Current repatriation schedules will cease on May 31, and the group will start to offer “significantly more destinations in Germany and Europe”.
Exact details are set to be published this week, but the group has confirmed that “numerous sunny destinations such as Mallorca, Sylt, Rostock and Crete” will be served.
No mention is made of subsidiary carriers Austrian and Brussels Airlines,No mention is made of subsidiary carriers Austrian and Brussels Airlines, both of which have grounded all flights until the end of May.
There will be a total of 160 Lufthansa Group aircraft in operation during June – up from the current 80, but still leaving a considerable portion of the group's 760-odd fleet grounded.
“We sense a great desire and longing among people to travel again,” said Harry Hohmeister, Member of the Executive Board of German Lufthansa AG.