Lufthansa A319. By Kurt Hofmann Lufthansa Group’s new business model for its non-hub, short-haul European operations is essential to the health of the overall company and its long-haul intercontinental business, LH Group chairman and CEO Christoph Franz said. Briefing reporters in Frankfurt earlier this week, Franz told ATW, “The entire European Lufthansa business has been operating at a loss for years. But now we have reached the point where we can no longer have our ...

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