LSG Sky Chefs and US Airways Extend Contract
Neu-Isenburg, Germany / Irving, USA – US Airways has extended its longstanding relationship with LSG Sky Chefs with a new catering contract. As part of the contract extension agreement with US Airways, LSG Sky Chefs will continue to provide catering services and food for purchase in 53 locations across Germany, Europe, North America and Latin America.
"We’re pleased to renew our partnership with LSG Sky Chefs to manage our in-flight catering needs," said US Airways Vice President InFlight Services Hector Adler. "Together, weve designed new menus that have brought a fresh take on in-flight dining for our customers and we look forward to continuing to work with LSG Sky Chefs to take our onboard food offering to new heights."
Pat Berkelbaugh, Senior Vice President Sales & Services at LSG Sky Chefs North America, adds, "We sincerely appreciate the continued confidence that US Airways has shown in LSG Sky Chefs by extending our long standing relationship. Through the years, we have partnered to meet the challenges of a changing industry with innovative products and services and will continue this tradition into the future."
US Airways, along with US Airways Shuttle and US Airways Express, operates nearly 3,200 flights per day and serves more than 200 communities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East, the Caribbean, Central and South America. The airline employs more than 32,000 aviation professionals worldwide, operates the worlds largest fleet of Airbus aircraft and is a member of the Star Alliance network, which offers its customers more than 21,500 daily flights to 1,356 airports in 193 countries.
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.