Lufthansa has been awarded the only five-star rating in Europe by aviation consulting specialist Skytrax. Photograph:  Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images

Lufthansa Miles & More award miles to be based on price Lufthansa is changing how the frequent flyer programmes Miles & More award miles are (...)

Eelectronics analyst Warrant Officer Nicholas Harding scans the southern Indian Ocean from the observation window of an AP-3C Orion maritime patrol aircraft in the search for wreckage from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean. Photograph:  Oliver Carter/EPA

A US-based law firm said it expects to represent families of more than half of the passengers on board the missing Malaysian Airlines flight i(...)

Malaysia’s prime minister Najib Razak  arrives at the holding area for family and friends of passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang today. Photograph: Samsul Said/Reuters

Malaysia Airlines, the operator of Flight MH370 that went missing en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing this morning, has established a record(...)

The wrecked fuselage of Asiana Airlines flght 214 sits in a storage area at San Francisco International Airport  in San Francisco, California. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Asiana Airlines said a California television station “seriously damaged” the carrier’s reputation by broadcasting incorrect names of the pilots on its(...)

San Francisco General Hospital chief of surgery Dr Margaret Knudson (R) announces the death of a third victim from the crash of Asiana Airlines flight 214 at San Francisco General Hospital. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images.

A third person has died as a result of a crash involving an Asiana Airlines jet in San Francisco last weekend. The teenage girl, who died yesterday, h(...)