Lufthansa said it plans to start operations of a new long-haul low-cost carrier (LCC) for intercontinental and European services in fall 2015, most likely from Munich and Düsseldorf or Cologne. “The internal project name for the LCC long-haul carrier is Intercont-Wings or Cont-Wings,” a Lufthansa spokesperson told ATW in Frankfurt. CEO Carsten Spohr told several German media outlets that Lufthansa will adopt a “low-risk and fast approach” for the proposed LCC. ...

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