Warsaw, December 22nd, 2020 - In the face of the biggest crisis in the history of the aviation industry, the European Commission and the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Poland have approved an aid package for LOT amounting to PLN 2.9 billion. It consists of a PLN 1.8 billion loan and a PLN 1.1 billion of capital injection. Such financing of LOT was possible due to the good condition of the company before the pandemic.
LOT has introduced a number of changes to its passenger service and in-flight product, which will improve passenger comfort. In addition to technological changes in communication with the passenger, LOT was one of the first air carriers in Europe to introduce digital press on its boards. More than 1,000 titles can be downloaded via the mobile app 36 hours before departure and up to 6 hours after landing.
Warsaw, 6 August 2020 - At the beginning of September, LOT will launch direct flights from Warsaw to Bydgoszcz and Lublin. A convenient timetable will allow passengers from the regions to benefit from the wide offer of European connections of LOT Polish Airlines, including particular flights within #SummerWithLOT campaign, which will remain in the carrier’s offer also in September.
Warsaw, 30 July 2020 - With the end of August this year LOT will launch another direct flight between Poland and Hungary. Flights on Wrocław-Budapest route will be operated initially once per week by LOT’s Bombardiers Q400. Tickets are already available for sale.
Warsaw, July 24, 2020 - LOT Polish Airlines became the first carrier in Central and Eastern Europe to receive the prestigious CEIV Pharma certificate of the International Air Transport Association IATA. A multi-stage audit, which began in October 2018, confirmed LOT Cargo's readiness to carry medicines and valuable pharmaceutical products with the highest global standard.
Warsaw, July 16 2020 – Commencing from August 23, the Poland’s flag carrier will start scheduled flights on the Warsaw-Dublin route. Connections from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Dublin will be operated four times a week by comfortable Boeing 737-800 NG LOT. Tickets for the new flights are already available on sale.