Locked content LOT to overhaul its fleet and add routes out of Warsaw hub

“LOT Polish Airlines is planning an overhaul of its narrowbody fleet with the addition of some more aircraft to better compete with low-cost rivals in the fast-growing eastern European market and add routes out of its Warsaw hub,” the carrier’s CEO Rafal Milczarski announced on Sat...

Locked content NIK: State aid saved LOT from bankruptcy

The Supreme Audit Office (NIK) said in a report that if it wasn’t for the state aid of PLN 527 million granted in 2012 for the national carrier, LOT, the airline would go under. The body has critically assessed the restructuring process implemented before that date, saying that “planned ...

Locked content Poland to find a financial investor for LOT

According to the Treasury Ministry’s press office, Poland intends to take control over its flagship airline PLL LOT. Moreover, they are going to attract a financial investor. The Treasury Minister Dawid Jackiewicz is making an extensive plan for the company. In his opinion, PLL LOT requires &#...

Locked content LOT launches two new connections

A day after Poland’s flagship carrier LOT Polish Airlines launched two new flight routes to Ljubljana and Luxembourg, it announced two new connections to Ukraine’s Kharkiv, and Athens. “As a first European airline, the Polish carrier has linked eastern Ukraine with Western Europe, ...

Locked content LOT launches new European flight routes

On March 1 LOT Polish Airlines launched two new flight routes – to Ljubljana and Luxembourg. “From today, LOT will perform five flights per week to Ljubljana and six to Luxembourg. Due to short and convenient transfers at Warsaw Chopin Airport, this offer is not only for passengers from ...

Locked content LOT recorded PLN 250 million loss in 2015

Poland’s flagship airline PLL LOT likely recorded some PLN 25 million loss on core operations and PLN 250 million net loss in 2015, deputy Treasury Minister Filip Grzegorczyk said in parliament. He added that the Ministry may run an audit at the company to check whether LOT’s strategy ne...

Locked content LOT launches flights to Croatia

Polish national carrier LOT is launching flights to Split and Zadar in Croatia on April 30, the company announced “The flights will be operational seasonally until October 2016,” a statement read. “LOT will fly to Zadar once a week and to Split three times a week,” the statem...

Locked content LOT strikes deal with trade unions

The board of managers at state-controlled PLL LOT has reached an agreement with the trade unions, and consequently suspended a two year collective dispute. In line with the deal new temporary rules of remuneration will be implemented and will be valid for the whole of 2016. The document includes rea...

Locked content Unions at LOT to go on warning strike

A two-hour warning strike by LOT employees is scheduled for December 14 between 6:30 and 8:30 AM, due to the failure to agree on the fulfillment of an initial deal between unions and the board reached on November 18. “For the last three weeks we have been receiving legal documents that limited...