EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
51 - Air transport
Number Employed: 92000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 29-12-2005
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2006
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2006
Planned Job Creation: 2400

Additional Information

Lufthansa anticipates further positive development of its business and plans to hire 2,400 staff in 2006, including pilots, air hostesses and administrative staff. The airline reported that it hired an extra 1,400 employees in 2005, taking its total workforce to 92,000 people.