Star Alliance CEO Jaan Albrecht was nominated by Lufthansa (LH) Group's executive board to become chairman and CEO of Austrian Airlines (OS). LH Group's supervisory board is expected to take up and approve the nomination at a Sept. 22 meeting. It is anticipated that Albrecht, who has helmed Star for a decade, will start his tenure at OS by November. The Vienna-based LH Group carrier, which has struggled in recent years, reported a 2011 first-half operating loss of €63.1 ...

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