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Airberlin Says Auf Wiedersehen, Cancels All Flights By Oct. 28

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

When Germany’s third largest airline Airberlin filed for bankruptcy in August, the German government stepped in to keep things financially afloat for a period of time to ensure passengers would not be left stranded, but as the weeks have gone on and no deal to save the airline has been reached, …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Airberlin Files for Bankruptcy as Key Shareholder Stops Funding

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

After making several attempts to turn the airline around, German budget airline airberlin announced on Tuesday that it would be filing for bankruptcy after its largest shareholder and key financier, Etihad Airways, said it would no longer help finance the company. Etihad, based in Abu Dhabi, has served as the lifeline for airberlin …

Sources: Financial Times, AP

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Lufthansa reveals new limited edition FC Bayern paint job

Lufthansa Lets Travelers Fly the Skies with FC Bayern Pride

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Lufthansa has long supported one of Germany’s most prized soccer teams, FC Bayern, as the official team carrier, and now the airline has taken the wraps off their latest special edition plane that will carry the team as it takes to the skies across Asia. The twelve-day “Audi Summer Tour 2017” …

Sources: Lufthansa, FC Bayern

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Lufthansa Surprise

Lufthansa Surprise Offers the Adventurous a Twist on Travel

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Planning a trip is usually a very structured process… decide where to go, book a flight, find a hotel, plan the sightseeing, etc. There are some though that see vacations as an opportunity for pure adventure, and for those travelers, Germany’s Lufthansa has a special deal: Lufthansa Surprise. How does …

Sources: Lufthansa

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Future of Air Berlin is Up in the Air

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Air Berlin, Germany’s second largest airline, has faced a financial struggle in recent months, causing leading investors to put pressure on the airline to make drastic cost-saving measures that will ultimately see planes grounded and jobs terminated. Despite the large cutbacks made earlier in the year, Air Berlin reported in …

Sources: DW

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Lufthansa Wants You To Book A Room in the Sky on Airbnb

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Airbnb, the popular home-sharing service that has put pressure on all major hotel chains, is known for having some pretty creative listings, and now German airline Lufthansa is getting on board with their own listing, and it’s actually not that bad of a deal. “Luxury Awaits Above the Clouds” is …

Sources: Airbnb

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Lufthansa Pokes Fun At England Supporters In This Euro 2016 Ad

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Ahead of this summer’s Euro 2016 tournament in France, Lufthansa has released an ad making longtime rival England the center of quite an amusing mockery. The ad opens with England fans finding out their flight has been canceled and they’ve been booked on Lufthansa instead. One fan responds in horror: …

Sources: YouTube

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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