Which Moscow airport to choose? Choose two

LH to balance operations between Domodedovo and Vnukovo

Lufthansa is the biggest foreign carrier operating in Russia, and it is planning to reflect this status by transferring its Dusseldorf and Hamburg flights to Moscow Vnukovo from Domodedovo from June 3, according to a statement issued by Vnukovo. This runs contrary to an earlier statement from the airline that Dusseldorf and Hamburg flights would remain at Domodedovo.
LH will fly 12 flights a week from Berlin to Vnukovo from this date. In total it will operate seven daily frequencies from Germany to each of the two Moscow airports, although all Munich and some Frankfurt flights are likely to stay in Domodedovo.
Star Alliance members appear to be consolidating at Vnukovo, and Lufthansa’s latest decision may be designed to assist UTair, Russia’s third biggest carrier, to become a future member of the alliance.
Aviation Brief
[pictured: New Terminal A project; courtesy PJSC Vnukovo International Airport Moscow]

x

Check Also

Star Alliance, airlines, digital, technology, share, data, members, mobile, app, website, seat, book, interoperability

Star Alliance improves digital inter-usability

The alliance creates a digital services platform for customers using more than one member airline.

Infare, Harald Eisenaecher, appointment, management, Lufthansa, Sabre, airfare, pricing, intelligence, technology

Top executive joins Danish airfare intelligence firm

Danish provider of intelligence worldwide appoints Sabre and Lufthansa veteran.

Sunexpress, Lufthansa, Lithuania, Vilnius, Airbus, lease, Avion, Turkish Airlines, Antalya

Lufthansa venture to lease Lithuanian planes

Joint venture between Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines to lease five A320s from Vilnius.

Star Alliance, RTW, round the world, fare, ticket, mobile, app, flight, stopover, stops, themes

Star Alliance enhances its round-the-world fares

Globetrotting with just two stopovers is now possible, the alliance says, and with almost infinite options.

Copenhagen, CPH, airport, Nordic, Stockholm, where, confirm, Air India, dreamliner, 787, new route, Delhi,

Air India to be split up and sold

Debt-heavy flag carrier links Delhi with Scandinavia.

Billund Airport looks ahead to busy 2018

Western Danish airport smashes new records for 2017