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  • Previous Rank285
  • Revenues ($M)$35,011
  • Revenue Percent Change-1.5%
  • Profits ($M)$1,964
  • Profits Percent Change4.3%
  • Assets ($M)$36,593
  • Employees107,276

The largest German airline is also the largest airline in Europe when combined with subsidiaries in terms of fleet size. Combined with all of its subsidiaries, Luftansa Group has 656 aircrafts, as of 2016. As of 2016, it is the second largest airline in terms of passengers carried. The aircrafts carry passengers to 18 domestic locations and 197 international locations in 78 countries around the globe. The company is one of the founding members of Star Alliance, the largest airline alliance in the world. Although headquartered in Cologne, the airline’s main hub is the Frankfurt airport.

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Company Information

Carsten Spohr
HQ Location
Cologne, Germany
Years on Global 500 List23
Figures prepared in accordance with International Accounting Standards.

Lufthansa Group Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

($ Millions)% change
Revenues ($M)$35,011-1.5%
Profits ($M)$1,9644.3%
Assets ($M)$36,593-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$7,446-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues5.6%
Profits as % of Assets5.4%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity26.4%