Austrian Airlines Celebrates 60th Birthday

Lifestyle & TravelTravel ♦ Published: May 25, 2018; 16:30 ♦ (Vindobona)

Austrian Airlines Österreichische Luftverkehrs Aktiengesellschaft was founded on 31 March 1958. This week, 2,500 guests celebrated the 60th birthday of the red-white-red airline in the hangar at Vienna Schwechat Airport.

Austrian Airlines Uniform 1974-1980 / Picture: © Flickr / Austrian Airlines [CC BY-SA 2.0]

On May 15, 2018, the red-white-red flag carrier celebrated the 60th anniversary of its operations in the Austrian Technik Hangar at Vienna Airport together with customers, employees, business partners, political decision makers and its own family (Lufthansa, SWISS, Eurowings).

The list of guests of honor is led by Federal Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, Federal Minister of Transport,…