Lufthansa reinstates flights between Frankfurt/JFK

FlightGlobal has announced Lufthansa, Lufthansa Group´s flagship carrier, has reinstated flights between Frankfurt International airport and New York City´s John F Kennedy International airport after four months of suspension, the news source said.

The Frankfurt, Germany-based airline says it began flying an Airbus A330-300 between Frankfort and JFK five times a week. By the end of August, the company expects to operate daily flights through 24 October.

Lufthansa Group says that by the end of October it will be operating more than 70% of its originally planned long-haul routes, and 90% of all short- and medium-haul flights. It will serve 130 destinations worldwide with more than 2,000 flights weekly during summer.