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Lufthansa A346 Enters Commercial Service  
User currently offlineLH526 From Germany, joined Aug 2000, 2327 posts, RR: 14
Posted (10 years 4 months 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 3901 times:
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Hi

After weeks of prooving and testflights, afaik, this monday LH526 was the first commercial flight for an Airbus A340-600 with Lufthansa.
LH526 is FRA-EZE-SCL, great to see the bird make it's first flight into my second homecountry Chile.

Mario
LH526


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User currently offlineStarFlyer From Germany, joined Sep 2002, 987 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (10 years 4 months 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 3701 times:

... and I bet most people wont even notice or appreciate they are the first passengers on this brand new baby...

Did they fly any domestic runs before taking her across the Atlantic?



Yours truly - StarFlyer
User currently offlineJMO-777 From Germany, joined Apr 2002, 500 posts, RR: 17
Reply 2, posted (10 years 4 months 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 3465 times:

Hi,

no, they didn't fly any domestic runs!
The 346 was just doing trainingsessions @ LEJ and FKB!

GreetZ,
Jan



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User currently offlineDtw757 From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 1528 posts, RR: 3
Reply 3, posted (10 years 4 months 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 3378 times:

Wish they would have used it for my flight from FRA-LEJ on 12/2. I must have just missed the practice at LEJ.


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User currently offlineMartinairYYZ From Canada, joined Nov 2003, 1209 posts, RR: 7
Reply 4, posted (10 years 4 months 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 3304 times:

Are any dates set for this to fly to YYZ? I heard it would start daily service here!


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User currently offline9V-SPF From Germany, joined Sep 2001, 1375 posts, RR: 3
Reply 5, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 3053 times:

As far as I konw, YYZ is among the destinations that will see LH´s A346 in the near future.
Currently there are two daily LH flights from FRA to YYZ but they will switch back to one daily in February I think. So that might be the time when the A346 will enter service to Toronto.

Daniel


User currently offlinePaulianer From Germany, joined Jul 2002, 875 posts, RR: 14
Reply 6, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 3016 times:

Any chance for FRA-JFK?, I'll fly this route on December 31st

Greetings
Tobi



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User currently offline9V-SPF From Germany, joined Sep 2001, 1375 posts, RR: 3
Reply 7, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 2999 times:

Hi Tobi,

I think your chances are very low because they need both A346´s that have been delivered for the FRA-EZE-SCL-EZE-FRA run. Sorry.

Daniel


User currently offlineHoons90 From Canada, joined Aug 2001, 2946 posts, RR: 53
Reply 8, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2858 times:
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Scheudles

FRA-ICN January 23
FRA-EZE December 16
FRA-KIX January 3
FRA-YVR February 8
FRA-YYZ February 8 (?)



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User currently offlinePe@rson From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2001, 19097 posts, RR: 53
Reply 9, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2848 times:

ICN is meant to be a LH 346 destination, too.


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User currently offlineFraT From Germany, joined Sep 2003, 1101 posts, RR: 1
Reply 10, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2802 times:

LH will switch from 2 to 1 fights to YYZ on January 10th. It was supposed to switch to a A346 on this date but it has been postponed to January 30th as per the system. Let's see

User currently offlineScf158 From Switzerland, joined Dec 2003, 413 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 19 hours ago) and read 2563 times:

Anyone have a seat plan or know where i could get LH seat plan of the new A346

User currently offline9V-SPF From Germany, joined Sep 2001, 1375 posts, RR: 3
Reply 12, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 19 hours ago) and read 2511 times:

A seatmap can be found here:

http://cms.lufthansa.com/fly/de/de/inf/0,4976,0-0-779651,00.html

Daniel  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


User currently offlineAmir From Syria, joined Dec 1999, 1254 posts, RR: 12
Reply 13, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 19 hours ago) and read 2461 times:

Hi,
actually the passengers of the first flight were surprised by a 'Gate-Party' prior to Dep in FRA .Senior LH-Management including the VP for Sales and Marketing were present.

Regards
Amir


User currently offlineDynkrisolo From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 1848 posts, RR: 8
Reply 14, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 2382 times:

Wow! 279 economy passengers sharing only 6 toilets on a long haul aircraft, and 5 of them are downstairs. This is sub-standard for an airline like LH. 46.5 seats per toilet??? I thought the norm is around 35-40.

User currently offlineAM From Mexico, joined Oct 1999, 589 posts, RR: 2
Reply 15, posted (10 years 4 months 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 2369 times:
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