[Translate to English:] TC Gebäude

Austrian Airlines

[Translate to English:] Austrian Airlines

We are excited to be part of the WU Business Case Challenge 2024, collaborating with the next generation to generate solutions for the future. As Austria's flagship carrier, Austrian Airlines is committed to connecting people, cultures, and economies as sustainably as possible.

Austrian Airlines is Austria's leading airline with a global network of more than 120 destinations. With its hub at Vienna Airport, Austrian Airlines connects Austria to Europe and the world. Austrian Airlines is part of the Lufthansa Group, Europe's largest airline group, and a member of the Star Alliance, the first worldwide network of international airlines. As Austria's flagship carrier, Austrian Airlines stands for the highest service quality and a responsible approach to the environment and society. To achieve global environmental goals, Austrian Airlines has committed to halving its net CO2 emissions by 2030 and flying carbon-neutral by 2050.

In pursuit of its CO2 reduction goals, Austrian Airlines has already taken numerous initiatives to gradually reduce its ecological footprint. These initiatives include investments in modern and more efficient aircraft, increased use of sustainable fuels, and route optimization to minimize fuel consumption. Additionally, the airline is focusing on the development of innovative emission reduction technologies and collaborating closely with other stakeholders in the aviation industry to share best practices and work together on solutions.

Overall, Austrian Airlines is determined to take a leadership role in the aviation industry by actively promoting more sustainable business practices. The CO2 reduction pathway of the Lufthansa Group was scientifically validated by the Science Based Targets Initiative in 2022.