Airline Deutsche Lufthansa raises fuel surcharges on European and long-haul flights11 June 2008
German airline Deutsche Lufthansa AG said Wednesday it has raised passenger fuel surcharges on European and long-haul routes to combat its rising costs forÂ oil.
The company said in a statement the fuel surcharge on domestic German and intra-European routes will increase by â‚¬3 to â‚¬24 per flight segment. On long-haul routes the corresponding fuel surcharge will be raised by â‚¬10 to â‚¬92 per flightÂ segment.
The Cologne-based airline said the increases will apply to all Lufthansa tickets issued on or after JuneÂ 16.