Lufthansa’s new service to Frankfurt takes off from Liverpool John Lennon Airport, bringing the return of global connectivity for the city for the first time in over 10 years.
Lithuanian based operator, Small Planet Airlines will operate a one-off charter to LPL, ahead of next week’s English Premier League game between Liverpool FC and Arsenal FC.
Small Planet will operate an A320, from Malmo. Liverpool FC has a huge number of supporters in Scandinavia with an estimated 100,000 affiliated supporters.
A new service by PLAY airlines will connect Liverpool with Reykjavík and four eastern US cities.
A £2m investment is now underway to introduce new passenger facilities that will also create a further 200 jobs at the airport.