Lufthansa yesterday signed an MOU with Moscow Domodedovo operator East Line Group to transfer its 61 weekly flights to the Russian capital to DME from Sheremetyevo beginning with the summer 2008 schedule. LH is the largest foreign airline at SVO but next year will head south to DME, where it will become the airport's seventh Star Alliance carrier. LH revealed its interest in a possible switch to ATWOnline in March (ATWOnline, March 21), and the move represents another blow for SVO, which ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"LH teams with AiRUnion; switching Moscow flights to DME" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions?

Already registered? here.