Lufthansa Group network airlines will introduce an “Economy Light” fare on routes to North America for the summer 2018 season. The move follows an accelerating trend as more major airlines segment fares in the main cabin, offering a basic fare for cost-conscious consumers while hoping to upsell some passengers to a higher grade of ticket. Lufthansa and subsidiaries Swiss International Air Lines, Brussels Airlines and Austrian Airlines are introducing the new fare as the least ...

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