48) Segment reporting


The Lufthansa Group operates in five major business segments: scheduled passenger air traffic (“Passenger Airline Group”) via Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Lufthansa CityLine GmbH, Swiss International Air Lines AG, Austrian Airlines AG, Air Dolomiti S.p.A., Eurowings Luftverkehrs AG and Germanwings GmbH; scheduled airfreight services (“Logistics”) via the Lufthansa Cargo group; maintenance, repair and overhaul (“MRO”) via the Lufthansa Technik group; information technology (“IT Services”) via the Lufthansa Systems group; and catering (“Catering”) via the LSG Lufthansa Sky Chefs group.

Income and expenses for Lufthansa Commercial Holding GmbH, Lufthansa AirPlus Servicekarten GmbH, Lufthansa Flight Training GmbH and other Group companies not assigned to a reporting segment are presented together with income and expenses for central Group functions in the “Other” column of the segment reporting.

Sales and revenue between business segments are based on arm’s length prices. Administrative services are charged as cost allocations.

For information on external traffic revenue see “Note 3”.