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Lufthansa Shorthaul-order This Year!  
User currently offlineJohnny From Sweden, joined Jan 2008, 0 posts, RR: 0
Posted (8 years 4 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 2733 times:

As i just read in a german newspaper Lufthansa is going to place a huge order for longhaul AND shorthaul airplanes this year! I am surprised about the shorthaul order.Did not know that so far !!!

Unfortunately the link below is only in german - nevertheless i hope it is interesting for you !

www.welt.de/data/2006/03/20/862557.html


Johnny

[Edited 2006-03-20 17:05:01]

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User currently offlineMagic48 From Switzerland, joined Jun 2005, 43 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (8 years 4 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 2687 times:

In case you want to save yourself some time, only the last sentence is really relevant to this topic.
Anyway, I guess what they're referring to as a shorthaul airplane replacement concerns LH's old A300-600 fleet. Has this already been discussed?


User currently offlineNYC777 From United States of America, joined Jun 2004, 5666 posts, RR: 47
Reply 2, posted (8 years 4 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 2596 times:

I believe this was already well known. LH needs a replacement for the 737 classics and that they were already engaged in increasing their long haul capabilities. I don't think this is new information?


That which does not kill me makes me stronger.
User currently offlineMauriceB From Netherlands, joined Aug 2004, 2487 posts, RR: 26
Reply 3, posted (8 years 4 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 2586 times:

Somewhere mid-2004 LH already announced that they would place an Short-haul order in 2006....

User currently offlineColumba From Germany, joined Dec 2004, 7025 posts, RR: 4
Reply 4, posted (8 years 4 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 2586 times:

See here, the threads of the last few weeks regarding possible LH orders (some also mention the shorthaul order)

Lufthansa Fleet Replacement (by Johnny Mar 20 2006 in Civil Aviation)

and here:

RE: Big LH Long Range Order To Be Announced In Mar (by Columba Feb 28 2006 in Civil Aviation)6/


regarding long haul also see here:

RE: Bloomberg: Lufthansa Interested In 748I, 748F (by Columba Mar 13 2006 in Civil Aviation)6/



It will forever be a McDonnell Douglas MD 80 , Boeing MD 80 sounds so wrong
User currently offlineJohnny From Sweden, joined Jan 2008, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (8 years 4 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 2222 times:

@ Columbia

Sorry, but none of the above mentioned threads are about my new topic.Only if you assume that the shorthaul-order will be the A300-600-replacement only than you are right.

By the way - one of the threads above is from me - do you really think i would start two with the same reference within two days..?

Johnny  Wink


User currently offlineShenzhen From United States of America, joined Jun 2003, 1706 posts, RR: 2
Reply 6, posted (8 years 4 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 2082 times:

I've heard from a riliable source (VP at LH) that there is a very good chance of the 30 plane 747-8 order this year.

Cheers


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