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OMV and Austrian Airlines are taking off with Sustainable Aviation Fuel

For the first time ever, OMV and Austrian Airlines (AUA) are producing and using regional Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) in Austria. The two companies agreed on the production and fueling of 1,500 metric tons of SAF in the coming year 2022. The sustainable fuel is produced at the OMV Schwechat Refinery by co-processing Austrian used […]

Biometric facial recognition: Austrian Airlines and Vienna Airport implement contactless travel

• New service offer for Miles & More members as of 9 November • Cooperation between Vienna International Airport and Austrian Airlines to optimize travel comfort “Roll camera!” – is the motto on 9 November, when Austrian Airlines and Vienna International Airport jointly introduce the biometric recognition system for contactless travel. Star Alliance Biometrics facilitates […]

Fly comfortably on the long haul: Austrian Airlines expands Premium Economy Class

Starting next spring, even more Austrian Airlines passengers will be able to fly long-haul flights in the Premium Economy Class booking category. The travel class, which was introduced in 2018, will be expanded on the domestic airline’s entire Boeing 767 fleet from its current 18 to 30 seats per aircraft. “As a genuinely Austrian airline, […]

Austrian Airlines expands ÖBB rail partnership

Austrian Airlines and the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) are expanding their AIRail train-to-plane offer with an additional route. From December 13th, four trains with an Austrian flight number will run daily between Graz Central Station and Vienna Airport. The train journey takes just over three hours. Part of the Lufthansa Group, Austrian Airlines existing AIRail […]

First Additional Austrian Airlines A320 Aircraft Landed in Vienna

• Ten additional Airbus jets designed to strengthen the flight hub in Vienna • Upgrading of the Austrian fleet and capacity expansion to be carried out by 2021 The first of the ten additional Airbus A320 aircraft, which will strengthen the Austrian Airlines fleet at Vienna Airport, landed in Vienna yesterday evening at 8.29 p.m. […]

Lufthansa Group Wins Four Skytrax Awards

Close to 20 million passengers select the best airlines in the world every year  Lufthansa Group airlines honored with four Skytrax World Airline Awards Lufthansa was elected as the “Best Airline in Europe” and the “Best Western European Airline”. The awards were presented to Lufthansa on the occasion of a ceremony held by Skytrax in […]

Austrian Launches Virtual Assistant – myAustrian Messenger Service

myAustrian virtual assistant provides answers around the clock in a matter of seconds via Facebook Messenger For example, it supports the search for flights and questions about baggage, service and flight status Travelers preferring personal contact will continue to be supported by Austrian Airlines service employees As of last Friday, Austrian Airlines is offering its […]

Financial results for the first half of 2016: Austrian Airlines Achieves Considerable Improvement in Operating Results

Finance Results Austrian Airlines improves adjusted EBIT by EUR 17 million to minus EUR 0.1 million 2.2% rise in passenger volume in the first half-year 2016 Outlook 2016: Targeted increase in adjusted EBIT, but no longer expected to be ”substantially” above the prior-year level Austrian Airlines concluded the first half of 2016 with a considerable […]