Extension of US Airways business in Europe
LSG Sky Chefs has been awarded the catering business for US Airways at twelve primary locations in Europe
Neu-Isenburg – LSG Sky Chefs has been awarded the catering business for US Airways at twelve primary locations in Europe.
In eight of these locations – Barcelona, Frankfurt, London-Gatwick, Madrid, Manchester, Milan-Malpensa, Munich, Rome – the airline caterer has been able to extend existing contracts. Additionally, the airline has awarded LSG Sky Chefs its business in Stockholm, Brussels, Lisbon and Zürich. Start-ups will commence within the coming months in line with the summer schedule.
This new business covers scheduled and seasonal flights, all of which are long-haul with service in Envoy class (the airline’s premium class) of a selection of in-house prepared hot and cold meals, and a complimentary meal in the main cabin.
“This business is further evidence how well we work together”, comments Pat Berkelbaugh, Senior Vice President Sales and Services for LSG Sky Chefs in North America. “Since US Airways started its international operations, we have continu-ously maintained and grown our relationship with this valuable customer.”
The LSG Group is the world’s leading provider of end-to-end on-board products and services. These include catering, onboard retail and entertainment, onboard equipment and logistics, consulting and lounge services. The company’s dedication to culinary excellence and expertise in logistics has led to its successful entry into adjacent markets like train services and convenience retail. Its catering activities are marketed under the “LSG Sky Chefs” brand name, through which it delivers 591 million meals a year and is present at 211 airports in 50 countries. In 2015, the companies belonging to the LSG Group achieved consolidated revenues of € 3.0 billion.