Lufthansa begins vaccination of its employees in Germany
During the first week, 2,000 doses of the vaccine will be available and can be administered by the Lufthansa Group medical service in Munich, Frankfurt and Hamburg.
- Lufthansa’s first employees receive COVID-19 vaccine
- The initial focus is on Lufthansa employees who have personal contact with customers
- Lufthansa recommends that its employees take advantage of the opportunity to be vaccinated
Lufthansa today started to vaccinate the first employees in Germany. From the first week, 2,000 doses of vaccine will be available and can be administered by the Group’s Medical Department in Munich, Frankfurt and Hamburg. The initial focus is on colleagues who have personal contact with customers, such as aircrews or employees at stations.
“Since the start of the pandemic, our employees have also made an important contribution to society. With our flight and freight services, we give travelers the security of being able to perform socially or economically important tasks, for example. We are happy that we can now offer our employees a vaccination, ”said Dr Michael Niggemann, Director of Human Resources. Lufthansa Group.
Lufthansa recommends that its employees take advantage of the opportunity to be vaccinated.
Deutsche Lufthansa AG, commonly abbreviated as Lufthansa, is the largest German airline which, combined with its subsidiaries, is the second largest airline in Europe in terms of passengers carried. The name of the old standard bearer is derived from the German word Luft which means “air” and Hansa for the Hanseatic League. Lufthansa is one of the five founding members of Star Alliance, the world’s largest airline alliance, formed in 1997.