Lufthansa Cargo has recently resumed its scheduled freighter services from Hyderabad International Airport. THe airline resumed freighter operations after more than a year and will be operating Boeing 777 freighter aircraft connecting Frankfurt-Mumbai-Hyderabad-Frankfurt, a release from GMR Hyderabad International Airport.
The Lufthansa freighter service resumption would boost cargo connections and benefit the pharmaceutical companies in Hyderabad reaching out to the growing markets in Europe and United States. In the pre-Covid times, Lufthansa Cargo’s annual export load was approximately 6,500 metric tonne and 1,500 metric tonne of imports during financial year 2019-20. This freighter service will once again provide seamless international connectivity and reinforce strong trade links with Europe and the United States.
GMR Hyderabad International Airport Limited CEO Pradeep Panicker said, “The resumption of Lufthansa freighter services from Hyderabad Airport is bound to boost cargo services enabling better connectivity and flexibility linking the markets in the United States and Europe.”