Press Releases

10 years of the Frankfurt Animal Lounge

More than a billion animals already hosted at Lufthansa Cargo’s Frankfurt Animal Lounge · Celebrations to mark the anniversary held with customers and partners at the Opel Zoo. [More]
21.09.2018

World’s first electronic Dangerous Goods Declaration handled at Frankfurt Airport

Lufthansa Cargo the first airline to support the eDGD standard · Pilot phase of Dakosy’s INFr8 shipping portal successfully launched. [More]
17.09.2018

AeroLogic fleet set to grow to eleven freighters

Shareholder Lufthansa Cargo to add a new Boeing 777F in January. [More]
28.08.2018

The BMW Vision iNEXT World Flight

Two companies – one mission. [More]
23.08.2018

Lufthansa Cargo and Brussels Airlines Cargo start close cooperation

Freight capacities of Brussels Airlines with departure from 1 September 2018 now bookable with Lufthansa Cargo. [More]
15.08.2018

Instant, Online Air Cargo eBooking Unveiled In Major Lufthansa Cargo-Freightos Launch

“Quantum leap in cargo booking”: Lufthansa Cargo and Freightos usher in eBooking digitization for cargo. [More]
17.07.2018

Lufthansa Cargo markets air cargo capacities on the spot market using the digital platform cargo.one

Lufthansa Cargo enables forwarders digital booking of global air freight capacity in the spot market at live spot rates with immediate confirmation through the platform cargo.one [More]
13.07.2018

Lufthansa Cargo Triple Seven fleet grows

Lufthansa Cargo to operate two new Boeing freighters [More]
06.07.2018

Swiss WorldCargo and Lufthansa Cargo receive DHL Care Award

Quality, expertise and innovation in transporting temperature-sensitive cargo recognized. [More]
03.07.2018
11.06.2018

DHL Global Forwarding honored as top customer

Lufthansa Cargo has presented the “Planet Award of Excellence” for the 2017 business year [More]
25.05.2018

Lufthansa Cargo adds direct freighter services to Chengdu

Mega City is Lufthansa’s fifth freighter destination in China [More]
17.05.2018

Lufthansa Cargo takes off for the future with new freighters

Europe's leading cargo airline continues to invest in fleet modernization and orders two factory-new Boeing 777F [More]
08.05.2018

United and Lufthansa Cargo Successfully Launch Air Cargo Joint Venture

United Airlines and Lufthansa Cargo have launched their previously announced air cargo joint venture [More]
04.05.2018

Changes to the Executive Board of Lufthansa Cargo planned for 1 August 2018

Alexis von Hoensbroech is to become the new Chairman of the Executive Board of Austrian Airlines. Dorothea von Boxberg to succeed him with the approval of the Supervisory Board [More]
11.04.2018

Joint agreement between Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa Cargo

Lufthansa Cargo to market cargo capacities of Brussels Airlines. [More]
29.03.2018

Lufthansa Cargo closes 2017 financial year with excellent result

Recovery in the global air cargo market and successful cost management brought Lufthansa Cargo back on track to success last year. [More]
23.03.2018

Lufthansa Cargo expanding its range of digital services

API interfaces ‘GetCapacity’ and ‘GetRates’ provide access to capacity and rate data. [More]
14.03.2018

Frankfurter Brett and Nik Huber Guitars win Lufthansa Cargo competition ‘Hessen goes global’

Two Hessian companies receive free access to the world market from Lufthansa Cargo. [More]
08.03.2018

“Be bold for logistic innovation.”

Lufthansa Cargo is bringing together opinion leaders from the logistics sector. [More]
02.03.2018

Lufthansa Cargo global environmental management system recognised again

The Lufthansa Group’s cargo airline and subsidiary time:matters GmbH achieve revised ISO 14001 environmental standard certification. [More]
27.02.2018

Lufthansa Cargo expands cooperation with startups through Plug and Play

Lufthansa Cargo as anchor Partner of Plug and Play. [More]
22.02.2018

Flying messengers of love

Lufthansa Cargo has millions of red roses on board for Valentine’s Day. [More]
13.02.2018

Lufthansa Cargo exhibiting at Fruit Logistica

The focus is on the product Fresh/td. [More]
07.02.2018

Lufthansa Cargo carries out the first commercial transport of a vehicle in the Bellies of Eurowings

A SEAT Arona was shipped from Cologne to southern Africa on behalf of the IQS Group [More]
01.02.2018

Lufthansa Cargo provides free access to the world market for Hessian companies

Business competition "Hessen goes global" initiated by Lufthansa Cargo [More]
25.01.2018

Lufthansa Cargo increases Freighter services to Japan

The Frankfurt based carrier emphasizes long-standing connections with Japanese airfreight market [More]
25.01.2018

Lufthansa Cargo invests into US-based tech startup “Fleet“

Lufthansa Cargo intensifies its ties to the global startup scene by investing significantly into tech startup "Fleet", headquartered in Portland, USA [More]
24.01.2018

Lufthansa Cargo: Support for Deutsche Post and Santa Claus

Six exclusive charter flights for transporting gifts between Frankfurt and New York [More]
15.12.2017

Solutions for the future of airfreight

Innovative passive containers for temperature-sensitive transports are now available directly from Europe’s leading cargo airline. [More]
27.10.2017

Lufthansa is flying out relief-aid goods to Puerto Rico

The population of Puerto Rico are still in need of basic essentials after the onslaught of Hurricane Maria. An MD 11 Lufthansa Cargo Aircraft is flying out 70 tons of drinking water and over 10 tonnes of foodstuffs and apparel to the Caribbean Island. [More]
06.10.2017

Running for a Good Cause

Almost 1,000 runners at the 3rd “Office City Run” organized by Cargo Human Care e.V. in Frankfurt-Niederrad / Net proceeds to fund the building of a preschool in Nairobi [More]
25.08.2017

Kohnen completes executive board at time:matters

New Managing Director Strategy & Sales effective 15 November 2017 [More]
21.08.2017

Innovative sun protection for refrigerated freight

Customers worldwide will now benefit from this free additional service [More]
25.07.2017

Lufthansa Cargo awarded for reliability and excellence

DHL CARE Award recognizes excellence in transporting temperature-sensitive life science products [More]
22.06.2017

Lufthansa Cargo again named best cargo airline in Italy

Frankfurt-based air cargo carrier wins Quality Award for Overall Performance from Italian air forwarders association [More]
14.06.2017

Lufthansa Cargo to fly Berlin pandas First Class

New panda facility to be opened by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping – Zoo Berlin and Lufthansa Cargo answer transport-related questions [More]
13.06.2017

Lufthansa Cargo presents award to Panalpina

The logistics company is the first customer to receive the coveted “Planet Award of Excellence” for the third time [More]
09.06.2017

Green excellence

Lufthansa Cargo garners German Award for Excellence with OMEGA project / using big data to improve fuel efficiency [More]
23.05.2017

10 Years of Cargo Human Care e.V.

CHC was founded in May 2007 by Lufthansa Cargo staff members and doctors from Germany / Unbureaucratic and on-going help for people in need in Kenya. [More]
10.05.2017

Lufthansa Cargo continues to enhance route network

Busy routes to Shanghai and Guangzhou now offering even more frequent flights · Airline-wide partnerships extended · Further destinations via Eurowings belly capacity on long-haul flights [More]
09.05.2017

A world first... “Road Feeder Service Cool” can now be booked!

Further commitment to the field of temperature-sensitive cargo [More]
09.05.2017

Real-time tracking can now be booked on many routes

liveSensor: straightforward, complete offer for live tracking and logistics [More]
09.05.2017

Lufthansa Cargo exhibits at transport logistic

Large exhibition with stage program at the trade fair in Munich in Hall B1.101/202 [More]
08.05.2017

100,000 tonnes of cargo pass through Speed Gate

Having introduced optional mobile add-ons, Lufthansa Cargo now collects cargo directly from the customer warehouse, saving customers a whole lot of time. [More]
25.04.2017

United Airlines and Lufthansa Cargo Announce Cargo Joint Venture Agreement

Customers will benefit from easy access to a comprehensive combined network, coordinated handling processes and time savings [More]
19.04.2017

New Management at AeroLogic

Josef Moser and Wolfgang Raebiger to be appointed new Managing Directors of DHL Express and Lufthansa Cargo joint venture as of 1 May, 2017. [More]
10.04.2017

Among the leaders in climate protection

Lufthansa Cargo a finalist for the German CSR Award with OMEGA Big Data Tool [More]
06.04.2017

Lufthansa Cargo Cool Center expansions have begun

More capacity for temperature-sensitive cargo in Frankfurt imminent [More]
22.03.2017

Supervisory Board extends contract of Board Member Products & Sales

Dr Alexis von Hoensbroech confirmed for a further five years [More]
21.03.2017

Lufthansa Cargo honours Premium Road Partners

Superb cooperation with forwarders recognised [More]
09.03.2017

Greener transports

Lufthansa Cargo named Preferred Carrier by DHL Global Forwarding with four “green aircraft” and awarded GoGreen Carrier Certificate [More]
28.02.2017

Airborne tokens of love

Lufthansa Cargo is flying millions of red roses for Valentine’s Day [More]
10.02.2017

Lufthansa Cargo in dialogue with customers

More than 160 industry experts hosted in Frankfurt [More]
31.01.2017

Cathay Pacific Cargo and Lufthansa Cargo now under one roof for Frankfurt cargo handling

Cathay Pacific Cargo is relocating its local cargo handling activities in Frankfurt to the Lufthansa Cargo terminal as part of the cooperation agreement between the two airlines [More]
24.01.2017

Weather conditions in Frankfurt back to normal

Weather conditions in Frankfurt have mostly normalized. [More]
13.01.2017

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