Lufthansa business segments overview
Our airlines are amongst the best in the world. Lufthansa and SWISS are premium carriers with global services. Both are growing and increasing their profitability. The passenger fleet is being sustainably modernised. The airlines are well represented in the world's growth markets with new partners.
Lufthansa Cargo is well positioned. Despite tough competition it exceeded the targeted result. Load factor and freight volume have gone up considerably. In China, Lufthansa Cargo has assumed a pioneer role. A new freight airline was set up in Leipzig with DHL Express.
Lufthansa Technik remains the global market leader and a guarantor of reliability, growing faster than the market in 2007. High quality, innovations and tailored services en abled significant new customer wins. State-of-the-art new maintenance facilities are being built in Europe and Asia.
Lufthansa Systems has reinforced its position as a leading IT services provider in the aviation industry with its platform strategy and outstanding technological products. The Group also added to its well-known clients from outside the aviation sector.
LSG Sky Chefs is growing and creating value again. The result went up substantially and the Group holds a leading position in the sector worldwide, with a market share of 30 per cent. The airlines' tendency to outsource in-flight management continues, offering LSG Sky Chefs ever-greater opportunities.