Lufthansa yesterday released details of a year that ended with its first net loss in six years, a €112 million ($152.5 million) deficit that marked a reversal from the €542 million profit posted in 2008, but with an operating profit that reflected "broadly poised and ideally equipped" business segments, according to Chairman and CEO Wolfgang Mayrhuber. Group revenue slipped 10.3% to €22.28 billion, a drop fueled by an 11.8% decline in traffic revenue to €17.6 billion. Operating result ...

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