Beginning in March, Lufthansa will offer Denver travelers seven flights a week to Munich.

The new flight schedule, announced Monday, will use 255-seat Airbus A330-300 aircraft, increasing seat capacity and frequency for Denver.

"We are very pleased with the performance of our new Denver-Munich route,” said Daniel Pauli, Lufthansa Network Planning Manager. “Our continued expansion in Denver reflects our confidence in the strong market fundamentals and potential for future growth.”

For the first summer of service, which began in May, the number of people traveling between Denver and Munich has increased by nearly 50 percent. Top connecting markets for passengers include Budapest, Hungary; Prague, Czech Republic; Krakow, Poland; and Kiev, Ukraine.

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