Lufthansa, including its Swiss International Air Lines subsidiary, has become continental Europe's biggest North Atlantic carrier despite its reluctance to take quick advantage of open skies, flying 22 nonstop routes between Germany/Switzerland and North America. "LH alone operates nearly 250 weekly flights," VP-The Americas Jens Bischof told ATWOnline recently in Calgary. The airline is offering a 12% year-over-year increase in transatlantic capacity this summer and is not ruling out the ...

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