Lufthansa Chairman and CEO Wolfgang Mayrhuber told ATWOnline that the German carrier is planning a series of biofuel test flights over an extended period to evaluate the long-term effects of alternative fuels on airline operations. On the sidelines of an event in Hamburg over the weekend in which LH celebrated 50 years of cooperation with Boeing, Mayrhuber said, "There have been many tests by several carriers with biofuel, but most of them [evaluate] just one flight." As a ...

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