Warsaw-based LOT Polish Airlines plans to launch its first transatlantic services from the Hungarian capital of Budapest to New York JFK and Chicago O’Hare, starting from May 2018. The Polish flag carrier said the move marks another stage of market consolidation in Central and Eastern Europe, in which LOT is becoming an undisputed leader. LOT will operate 4X-weekly service from Budapest to New York JFK and twice-weekly service to Chicago. LOT will base one Boeing 787 in ...

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