The situation on the border between Lebanon and Israel is also worrying carriers and three airlines of the Lufthansa group (Swiss, Eurowings and Condor, in addition to Lufthansa) are canceling their flights to Beirut.
Lufthansa serves Beirut from Frankfurt. According to a spokeswoman for the German airline, flights have been suspended “until October 22 inclusive”. Likewise, the subsidiary Eurowings, which serves Düsseldorf and Berlin: “Due to the current situation in the Middle East, Eurowings will suspend flight connections to Beirut/Lebanon (BEY) until October 22 inclusive. »
“Having carefully examined the situation in Lebanon, Swiss has decided to suspend its flights to and from Beirut, because an extension of the conflict cannot currently be excluded,” announced yesterday, Monday October 16, the Swiss subsidiary of Lufthansa. The shutdown will initially apply until October 28.