EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
51 - Air transport
Group: Lufthansa

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 02-01-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2011
Planned Job Creation: 4000

Additional Information

At the beginning of January, German airliner Lufthansa announced their intention to hire 4,000 new employees in 2011. 2,200 flight attendants and 900 airport service staff will be hired for operations at Frankfurt and Munich and the company plans initiate 270 pilot trainees and 300 people in vocational training.