Indians always want value for money whether it is a movie, shopping or travelling. When travelling on long distance flights, the first thing that one wants is ‘comfort’. To define ‘comfort’ would mean that there should be comfortable seats, good food, clean place, hygienic toilets and travel in style. Lufthansa has made us comfortable by launching more Indian feeling in Lufthansa flights. The flights are now serving Indian food in Indian style.
Well, you might ask why I chose Lufthansa? Lufthansa has a good on-time performance. The flight tickets are a bit expensive than some other airlines, but it is ‘paisa vasool’ or value for money for their reliable services, be it in-flight or during ground handling. You can avail of wireless internet with a Telekom hotspot in all Lufthansa lounges across the globe.
‘Lufthansa’, what does the term mean to you? Have you ever tried to find out? Do you just think it is just another airline? Well, here it is. Lufthansa or Lufthansa German Airlines is the largest airline in Europe because of its fleet size and passengers carried till date. ‘Luft’ in German means ‘air’ and ‘Hansa’ means ‘guild’ in reference to Hanseatic League. An encircled stylised crane in flight which is Lufthansa logo was created in 1918 by Otto Firle.
The headquarters are in Cologne. Its primary hub is Lufthansa Aviation Center in Frankfurt airport and the secondary hub is Munich airport.
Lufthansa is also part of the Star Alliance, which is the world’s largest airline alliance that was formed way back in 1997.
Let us check out what does Lufthansa offers its passengers at the airport. There is a First Class Lounge, Senator Lounge, Business Lounge and a welcome Lounge.
- First Class Lounge– As you enter the First Class Lounge, you are welcomed into the warm colors and exclusive ambiance of First Class facilities on the ground which enhance moments of peace at the airport. If you are at the Frankfurt airport then a limousine service shall take you to the aircraft. Not only this, you also get a personal assistant to take care of your travel requirements.There is a ‘First Class Excitement’ in a Porsche drive too. You can drive a Porsche at a fee from Avis and save your transit time at the airport. Currently on offer at Frankfurt airport.
- Senator Lounge– If you are a senator, then you are able to invite one companion and children under the age of 18, free of charge in a senator lounge.
- Business Lounge– A range of services are offered to a frequent flyer to choose from a variety of culinary treats, selection of international newspapers and magazines and a separate room for smokers. The lounge is so comfortable that would make you feel that your flight would take off late.
All this and more is just the ground services that Lufthansa has to offer its esteemed customers.
Let us check out what Lufthansa airline offers in-flight. Lufthansa has launched the Premium Economy class which gives you comfort when it comes to leg room. There is 50 % more space to stretch out. There is also a drink holder to place your drink and a comfortable seat with a separate armrest so that your arms are comfortable and a footrest to stretch out for longer distances. Convenient storage, in the seat, to store your clothes and personal stuff. The Bathrooms are really spacious with the cabinets.
The food is delicious and wine is amazing. You get to watch the latest movies which are part of the collection. The movies can be seen on 11’’/12’’ screen. The remote control is detachable so you can decide what to watch, listen to and play.
Lufthansa also offers FlyNet on its long distance flights. It offers two different services that are very useful– internet access via WLAN or mobile via GSM. FlyNet portal allows access to latest news about business, politics, sport and society. Live sporting events can be seen on Sport 24 TV channel.
The airline is currently offering #LufthansaPremiumEconomy on Delhi Frankfurt and Bengaluru Madrid routes.
What more can you ask for? It is altogether ‘paisa vasool’ or value for money offer to travel in style, with more space, more service and much more. ‘Nonstop you’ is the right slogan with the Lufthansa logo. Way to go Lufthansa!