The Lufthansa Group is an aviation company with operations worldwide. It plays a leading role in its European home market. The Lufthansa Group is composed of the segments Network Airlines, Eurowings and Aviation Services.
The Network Airlines segment comprises Lufthansa German Airlines, SWISS, Austrian Airlines and Brussels Airlines. Eurowings focuses on short-haul routes in direct traffic. Aviation Services particularly includes the Logistics, MRO and Catering segments.
As part of the focus on the airline business, a contract with gategroup was signed in late 2019 for the sale of the LSG group’s European business. The sale was closed on 2 December 2020 once the purchaser, gategroup, had met the conditions set by the European Commission. LSG group’s international activities are to be sold as soon as the operating environment permits.
The Lufthansa Group also comprises the Additional Businesses and Group Functions, which consist of Lufthansa AirPlus, Lufthansa Aviation Training, and Lufthansa Systems.
The Network Airlines segment comprises Lufthansa German Airlines, SWISS, Austrian Airlines and Brussels Airlines. With their multi-hub strategy, the Network Airlines offer their customers a premium, high-quality product and service, and a comprehensive route network combined with the highest level of travel flexibility.
The Eurowings business segment includes the flight operations of Eurowings and Eurowings Europe, as well as the equity investment in SunExpress. With Eurowings, the Lufthansa Group has an innovative offering for price-sensitive and service-oriented customers in the structurally growing European direct traffic segment.
In addition to Lufthansa Cargo AG, the Lufthansa Group’s logistics specialists, the Logistics segment includes the airfreight container management specialist Jettainer group, the time:matters subsidiary, which specialises in particularly urgent consignments, and the equity investment in the cargo airline AeroLogic.
Lufthansa Technik is the world’s leading independent provider of maintenance, repair and overhaul services (MRO) for civilian commercial aircraft. Lufthansa Technik AG serves more than 800 customers worldwide, including OEMs, aircraft leasing companies and operators of VIP jets, as well as airlines.
The LSG group offers a comprehensive range of products, concepts and services related to in-flight service. As the strongest revenue driver in the LSG group, LSG Sky Chefs offers classical catering for airlines, as well as lounge management. After the sale of its European business, the LSG group still works for more than 300 airlines with 139 plants in 46 countries.