Lufthansa said it has seen "major growth" in the number of passengers traveling between Manchester and its Munich hub in the first five months of 2010, with May traffic on the route up 67.5% compared to May 2009. "Even the disruption caused by the volcanic ash cloud in March and April did not prevent the growth, with passenger numbers still up by 14.6% in April and 38.5% in March," according to the carrier. LH said that the strong performance demonstrates that ...

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