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User currently offlineNYC Int'l From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (17 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 1916 times:

Why is Lufthansa Buying Airbus jets for its fleet and moving toward an all Airbus fleet(except the 744) and buying Boeing jets along with some Airbus jets for its subsidiary Condor?


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User currently offlineMirage From Portugal, joined May 1999, 3125 posts, RR: 13
Reply 1, posted (17 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 14 hours ago) and read 1916 times:

It's not clear to me that Lufthansa is moving to an all Airbus fleet. They have about half the fleet Airbus and the other half Boeing with many many 733's and 735's and ofcourse 747's.

Condor is more a Boeing fleet airline with only 6 Airbus aircrafts and 3 DC-10's.

Also I don't think that Lufthansa decides wich type of aircraft should Condor buy. That depends on the type of routes performed by Condor.

Luis, Faro, Portugal

User currently offlineJoerg From Germany, joined Sep 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (17 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1915 times:

Hi Guys,

Condor is a subsidiary of the LUFTHANSA Group. Lufthansa is not turning into a Airbus Fleet Airline. It´s a only a question which plane fits to the requirements Lufthansa have. Lufthansa CityLine uses also RJ85 and Canadair Jets for short european destinations.

Condor uses Boeings and give there DC-10 all away, only one is left for now. They are launch customer for the streched 757.

Condor is free in their decisions, but they go with the Group of course. Thinking about maintenance and stuff.

See ya


User currently offlineCX747 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 4556 posts, RR: 5
Reply 3, posted (17 years 1 month 2 weeks 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 1916 times:

Most of Lufthansa's B737s will be replaced by Airbuses correct? That leaves just the B747.

"History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or timid." D. Eisenhower
User currently offlineDash8 From New Zealand, joined Aug 2005, 16 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (17 years 1 month 2 weeks 5 days 14 hours ago) and read 1915 times:

Maybe, but remember that they're probably acquiring the newre 767's coming out.

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