Introduction to Lufthansa
Lufthansa's history can be traced back to 1926 when the Berlin-based company Deutsche Luft Hansa AG, or DLH, was formed. DLH was Germany's "flag carrier" airline up until 1945 when the airline's activities were suspended. At the beginning of January 1953, the snappily named 'Aktiengesellschaft für Luftverkehrsbedarf', or Luftag, was founded in Cologne, Germany. Luftag later acquired the logo and name of the liquidated DLH and became Germany's flag carrier.
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Lufthansa offers four classes. Three of these are different grades of Economy, Business Class and First Class. Moreover Lufthansa operates a frequent flyer programme called 'Miles & More' which offers a range of ways of spending miles from money off Star Alliance flights, car rental, hotels and much more.
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Check-in & Baggage
When you fly with Lufthansa you can check-in either online or at the airport. It saves time to check-in online beforehand if possible. Then you can print out your boarding card at home or download it to your mobile phone.
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