Lufthansa CargoLufthansa Cargo ranks among the world’s leading cargo carriers. In the 2010 financial year, the airline transported around 1.8 million tonnes of freight and mail and logged 8.9 billion revenue tonne-kilometres. The Company currently employs about 4,500 people, worldwide. Lufthansa Cargo focuses on the airport-to-airport business. The cargo carrier serves some 300 destinations in more than 100 countries in a dense network spanning the globe. Aside from operating its own freighter aircraft, it utilises the belly space on passenger aircraft operated by Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines as well as the capacities available in an extensive road feeder service network. The existing route network in the Asia/Pacific region is augmented by an intermodal AirShip Service to Australia.
The bulk of the cargo business is routed through Frankfurt Airport. The company’s other hubs are in Munich, Leipzig-Halle and Vienna. Lufthansa Cargo is allied with other cargo carriers and companies affiliated to the freight business, which enhance one another’s products, services and network in the Lufthansa Cargo Group.
We offer customers tailor-made logistics solutions even for the most challenging of cargo shipments, be they temperature-sensitive pharmaceuticals, show-jumping thoroughbreds or heavy machine parts weighing several tonnes: Lufthansa Cargo has a transport solution whatever the shipment.