Deutsche Lufthansa also known as Lufthansa airlines is a German airline which was established in 1953.
The name of the company has been derived from Luft (meaning air in German) and Hansa (Latin term meaning guild).Headquartered in Cologne, Germany, the main operations base (Lufthansa Aviation Centre) is located at Frankfurt Airport and it is also primary hub of Lufthansa airlines. The secondary hub of the airlines is located at Munich Airport. Using a fleet of more than 280 aircrafts, Lufthansa airlines operates and has 18 domestic destinations and 197 international destinations. Lufthansa is one of the founding members of Star Alliance which was formed in 1997. The frequent flier program of the airlines is known as the Miles & more program. The airlines has first class, business class, premium economy and economy class cabins.
Currently led by Carsten Spohr, the carrier employed 118,214 people as in 2013. The company slogan is “Nonstop you”. The airlines strives to become the first choice of partners, shareholders, employees and customers. The “7to1” policy has been implemented across all segments. The policy includes Customer orientation, Innovation and digitalization, Continuous Improvement, Culture and Leadership, Effective organization.