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by LH779
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Group fleet groundings, Germanwings closure
Replies: 356
Views: 65874

Re: LH Group fleet groundings, Germanwings closure

The German goverment should most definitely open its borders to the ME3 ... Emirates and Etihad can serve four airports with unlimited frequencies and Qatar has 35 weekly flights, it's not like they are not allowed to fly to Germany. These cities have been neglected by LH. I what way? Does LH reall...

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by LH779
Thu Feb 20, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Group Fleet Thread - 2020
Replies: 252
Views: 49059

Re: Lufthansa Group Fleet Thread - 2020

Curious: Airbus A340 -313 335 D-AIGY Lufthansa ferried 19feb20 DUB-FRA after paint ex OO-SCW ( Courtesy https://www.skyliner-aviation.de/ ) LH is sending to storage A346s but is acquiring old A343s... They didn't send any A346s for storage. D-AIHB and D-AIHF are just undergoing maintenance at MNL a...

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by LH779
Mon Jan 06, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where does the LH Group send its different brands in intercontinental travel?
Replies: 24
Views: 4663

Re: Where does the LH Group send its different brands in intercontinental travel?

Cityline operates 4 A343: D-AIGP, D-AIGW, D-AIFE and D-AIFF. As of W19 it serves Addis Ababa, Chennai and Tampa. These aircraft are in a Y-heavy configuration. Although the last 3 are to be repainted into standard new cs in March - May. So most likely they will attend the Mainline fleet again. Is A...

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by LH779
Mon Jan 06, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where does the LH Group send its different brands in intercontinental travel?
Replies: 24
Views: 4663

Re: Where does the LH Group send its different brands in intercontinental travel?

Smaller marktes like Atlanta Austin Dallas Detroit Houston Seattle Orlando San Diego Toronto, Vancouver and Philadelphia only have LH-flights to FRA. The exception is Charlotte, which has only MUC-flights, but none to FRA. MUC - YYZ and YVR are summer seasonal, service from MUC to DTW and SEA start...

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by LH779
Thu Nov 28, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA accuses Lufthansa of illegal flights
Replies: 112
Views: 22154

Re: FAA accuses Lufthansa of illegal flights

I suspect the issue stems from a technicality about who was actually operating the flights. For instance, it could be that Lufthansa CityLine operated these flights for Lufthansa, but the authority laid only with Lufthansa and not a subcontracted entity, meaning there was a discrepancy. That's what...

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by LH779
Thu Oct 17, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH dropping JED
Replies: 23
Views: 6841

Re: LH dropping JED

Pellegrine wrote:
I'm betting it was an A333 with F. Ain't no A321neo replacing that. Besides, there are other concerns that pop up besides aircraft type when serving Saudi.


F was removed from all A333s, A343s and 744s. The only planes that still have a first class cabin at LH are A346, 748 and A388.

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by LH779
Mon Oct 14, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH A380 fleet deployment - Winter 2019/2020
Replies: 6
Views: 2237

Re: LH A380 fleet deployment - Winter 2019/2020

In looking at the Winter 2019/2020 LH schedule, I noticed that the A380 was being deployed on only 6 routes which is simply not enough for a fleet of 14 aircraft. I know that LH will be returning to the manufacturer 6 A380s but that isn't happening before 2022/2023. FRA-LAX FRA-DEL until 01JAN then...

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by LH779
Mon Oct 14, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH A380 fleet deployment - Winter 2019/2020
Replies: 6
Views: 2237

Re: LH A380 fleet deployment - Winter 2019/2020

Qazar wrote:
zkojq wrote:
Munich - Hong Kong is still A380 over Northern Winter


Their timetable is showing A359 and only 5 days a week on the MUC-HKG route over the winter though!


It's an A380 until the first of January, then PVG gets the A380.
FRA-DEL is an A380 until January, too.

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by LH779
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH announces FRA-YOW eff. May 2020
Replies: 52
Views: 9234

Re: AC 788 and LH A343 to YOW

LAX772LR wrote:
YZFOO7F wrote:
Finally I can travel to Europe directly from YOW in a modern aircraft!

...que?

How is a 25yr+ A343 any more "modern" than a 30yr+ 763ER?


Maybe it's the "1988 factor" ;)

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by LH779
Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Dolomiti to double fleet size
Replies: 13
Views: 3477

Re: Air Dolomiti to double fleet size

Don't they mean that instead of flying wetlease for LH they will manage their flights between Italy and Germany? That's how I read it. Air Dolomiti would have to fly a lot of frequencies to MXP and FCO if they had to replace all LH flights.

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by LH779
Thu Aug 22, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)
Replies: 102
Views: 16141

Re: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)

... umm no FRA-PVG starts operating double daily with A346 https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/285764/lufthansa-s20-long-haul-service-changes-as-of-07aug19/ Umm yes. Currently A388 and 744 from FRA and A346 from MUC, that changes to A388 and A346 from FRA and A388 from MUC. From your ...

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by LH779
Thu Aug 22, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)
Replies: 102
Views: 16141

Re: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)

I have a big doubt now LH always operates 10 destinations with the A380 for the moment MUC-PEK / LAX / PVG / BOS / SFO are confirmed and in FRA-MIA / JFK / IAH / SIN since HKG lost the A380 service from MUC the A346 returns and in FRA the B744, now what will be the destination for summer 2020? This...

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by LH779
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)
Replies: 102
Views: 16141

Re: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)

I'd expect FRA-YVR to have good premium demand and be capable to support F. They used A346s, which all have F, on the MUC flight in the last few years (summer only flight though), but changed it to an A350 this august. Next year it will also be an A350. So if people really wanted to fly F to YVR on...

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by LH779
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH switching A346 on MUC CLT
Replies: 10
Views: 1801

Re: LH switching A346 on MUC CLT

Depending on the configuration, this is a small decrease in capacity, right? A359: 293 or 319 seats. A346 297 or 281 seats Although, it reintroduces first class on the route with the A346 All A359s are currently equipped with the 293 seat 48/21/224 layout. The A346s in MUC should be the higher capa...

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by LH779
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)
Replies: 102
Views: 16141

Re: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)

Surprised they don't do BA does and fly the A380 to YVR seasonally. European flights to YVR are FULL in the summer. Or maybe they want something year round? There is a summer seasonal flight to YVR from MUC. This year served by a mix of A346 and A359. I think YVR could at least handle a 748. LHs 74...

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by LH779
Wed Aug 07, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Future routes of the Lufthansa Boeing 777-9
Replies: 13
Views: 3631

Re: Future routes of the Lufthansa Boeing 777-9

744's are going out for sure but don't count out 346's, they might stay and some if not all 388's might go out. Final decison have not been made yet. But isn't it planned to phase out A346 and 744 by 2025? If the 779 delay is significant I can see some A346s staying for a little longer since they a...

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by LH779
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44578

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

New EW routes? I thought they was to cease longhaul? And is this new capacity or are other routes being closed for EW? These flights are EW op by XG (Sunexpress Deutschland). They have 7 A332s that currently fly out of DUS and MUC. They will be moved to FRA and MUC (3 each with 1 reserve). The 5 A3...

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by LH779
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44578

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

New LH routes are:

MUC-SEA x4
MUC-DTW x27
MUC-BLR x13

all operated by A359


In addition to that new EW routes:

MUC-LAS 2/7
MUC-MCO 3/7

FRA-PHX 5/7
FRA-ANC 3/7

all operated by A332

source: LH newsroom

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by LH779
Tue Aug 06, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)
Replies: 102
Views: 16141

Re: Lufthansa Polling On Which City To Send A380 To (ORD, SEA, TPA, DFW)

Strange that YVR is not a seasonal LH A380 destination given the number of German tourists coming every year. BA does well with theirs on this seasonal summer route. Well, instead of a larger aircraft from FRA there is the summer seasonal flight from MUC to YVR. Operated by a mix of A346 and A359 t...

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by LH779
Tue Aug 06, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44578

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

I would guess SFO and BOS. Auto traffic is way overrated on Airliners. These cities have a lot of demand in other sectors and are served year-round from most other major European hubs. They announced A380 service from MUC to both BOS and SFO (replacing A346) just a few weeks ago. The 2 new US fligh...

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by LH779
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44578

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

Would that be SJC ? (they discontinued FRA-SJC in Oct of 2018) IF SJC returns, I think it would be on a 789 or A359 and from FRA. For now there are no specific plans (at least not public) as to when the new small(er) long haul planes arrive in FRA. The first 17 A350s are based in MUC. For the next ...

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by LH779
Mon Aug 05, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44578

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

That's right. With the additional two US points, that opens more connectivity. With those new points, FRA won't offer that many more US destinations than MUC, only a few right? US routes out of FRA that are not served from MUC (by LH or UA) are: PHL, DTW, MCO, TPA, DFW, AUS, SEA, SAN, MIA (only sea...

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by LH779
Mon Aug 05, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44578

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

My gut instinct is telling me MUC-IAH, but that the second US and the Indian destinations are going to be switches from FRA to MUC. Similar to what we saw with KIX. Even though LH has been more focused on MUC traffic as of late, their India routes are still bolstered by US connectivity, which is ha...

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by LH779
Sun Aug 04, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44578

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

More then likely RSW is one of the two since the LH Group is taking EW off of their long haul ops. There will still be EW long haul op by SN out of DUS. There will be new EW long haul flights op by XG out of FRA and MUC. There should be an announcement soon. If they are to start RSW from FRA or MUC...

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by LH779
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka
Replies: 87
Views: 16426

Re: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka

Wait, if the A333 is coming to KIX, are they blocking seats or will it be on the A343? I thought the B77W was going to free up the A343 which would be allocated to KIX but am I missing something here? It refers to aircraft further down in the press release SWISS will introduce a five-times-weekly n...

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by LH779
Sun Aug 04, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44578

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

Rest assured, BLR definitely remains 748 - one of the best performing and profitable routes. MUC-BLR is additional capacity which the market is demanding for since years. If I'm not mistaken also KLM is going to start a flight to AMS soon. Ok, it will be interesting which one of the current 748 rou...

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by LH779
Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44578

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

With DEL and SFO going from A380 to 748 next summer (due to 2 A380s being moved to MUC) I could see LH reducing the FRA-BLR flight from a 748 to an A346 if they start MUC-BLR on the A359. So far they didn't announce that any current 748 destination would get a downgrade to something smaller next yea...

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by LH779
Thu Aug 01, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Group posts 1H loss on LCC competition, fuel costs
Replies: 90
Views: 13431

Re: Lufthansa Group posts 1H loss on LCC competition, fuel costs

No, I want the opposite. Why would I want cavier and champagne while I am sitting in a 30" ultra-slimline seat? Drop the pathetic attempt at catering food and put in real seats. Not ultra-slimline, have 31" in economy, and have a 34" legroom section. I'm even fine with not having US ...

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by LH779
Sun Jul 28, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Future routes of the Lufthansa Boeing 777-9
Replies: 13
Views: 3631

Re: Future routes of the Lufthansa Boeing 777-9

Just as per their website...having never flown LH longhaul. But still leads me to believe LH will offer heavy J and Y+ seating on the 779. Ah, ok. There are many different seating configurations on the LH website that are no longer in use. The main 744 config is the high J one. The 779 should be pr...

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by LH779
Sun Jul 28, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Future routes of the Lufthansa Boeing 777-9
Replies: 13
Views: 3631

Re: Future routes of the Lufthansa Boeing 777-9

LH 744s have two configurations...HI J with 67 and LO J with 53 for a total of 393 and 371 respectively. Do they actually use the low J config? I have never seen them using the low J config on the 744. LH needs to update the seatmaps on their website. There are a few ones that are very outdated. Fo...

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by LH779
Sun Jul 28, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Future routes of the Lufthansa Boeing 777-9
Replies: 13
Views: 3631

Re: Future routes of the Lufthansa Boeing 777-9

...Boeing 747-400 that currently fly the routes Seattle, Boston (2nd seasonal flight in summer), Orlando, Rio de Janeiro, Seoul, Shanghai (2nd seasonal flight in summer), Toronto, Vancouver, Philadelphia and Dubai. The second BOS flight is a A333 this year but the 744 is used on the FRA-DEN and -BO...

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by LH779
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 377
Views: 73649

Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

The paranoia of LH Group destroying all it's airlines just to benefit LH on this forum is really quite interesting. Swiss is the most profitable airline of the group, they replaced 10 A343s with 10 77Ws (with two more next year for expansion) which is an increase of around 100 seats per aircraft, ha...

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by LH779
Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH A380s: Parity between FRA and MUC
Replies: 25
Views: 5907

Re: LH A380s: Parity between FRA and MUC

Whether stationed in FRA or MUC the new LH "livery" is just as hideous in either place. It has been over a year and people still whining about that. Get over it, it won't change back. On topic: In an interview form December 2018, Carsten Spohr mentioned, that they want to grow with bigger...

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by LH779
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN, Update on Fleet Development
Replies: 91
Views: 13802

Re: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN, Update on Fleet Development

Agree that LH group lacks cooperation. It even feels like all group airlines are in direct competition when you book tickets, showing different routings, partner airlines and pricing depending on whose website you use. Yeah, it's really stupid that the default search setting is always just Swiss or...

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by LH779
Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH switches CLT to A350
Replies: 44
Views: 14297

Re: LH switches CLT to A350

yup,. 330s go to FRA. 346s come back from FRA and new 350s also join the MUC fleet. Are the A330s permanently leaving Munich? Or is this just for the summer? Given that all remaining 380s will move to Munich as well rather soon, not sure anything is predictable and permanent (the 346s coming back d...

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by LH779
Tue Mar 26, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa A350 arrives in CLT!
Replies: 9
Views: 3479

Re: Lufthansa A350 arrives in CLT!

It has nothing to do with the performance of the route or AA, IIRC all A330s are being moved to FRA so the flight had to go to an A350. It was going to eventually become an A350 but was moved up to counter Americans CLT-MUC flight. It has been well known here for a while now. But the slow drive by ...

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by LH779
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

While removing premium seats and adding a lot more Y seats would make the 748 closer to A380 in pax numbers, would LH really want to chase Y customers so much that they forego more margin from premium seats? LH's initial three-class configurations did favor large Economy cabins on the A380 and 747-...

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by LH779
Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

With the demise of the A380, LH haa to do something. And the next best thing is the 779. I don’t see LH take the A350-1000, so this isn’t a weird move. I think you are completely wrong here. LH will most ceretainly take A351 as it is perfect match to replace A346s with First class in MUC without ad...

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by LH779
Thu Mar 14, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

I guess you were right, they're no longer in the optional state... :stirthepot: Was there some sort of press release by either Boeing or LH stating they firmed the last 14? If not there's no news. LH always had 34 779s in their fleet overview in the financial reports but only 20 in Boeing's order b...

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by LH779
Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

There go the 779X options... :stirthepot: I guess you were right, they're no longer in the optional state... :stirthepot: Was there some sort of press release by either Boeing or LH stating they firmed the last 14? If not there's no news. LH always had 34 779s in their fleet overview in the financi...

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by LH779
Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

Apparently still have 20 options as well, but I’m not sure those pages have been updated with the latest info. English link to make things easier for everyone: https://investor-relations.lufthansagroup.com/en/corporate-facts/fleet.html That's from early 2018 though, without the new orders and airbu...

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by LH779
Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

Did he actually say "34"? The LH-page suggest 36 aquisitions between now and 2025 (2 are 77W for LX still outstanding): https://investor-relations.lufthansagroup.com/de/fakten-zum-unternehmen/flotte.html Apparently still have 20 options as well, but I’m not sure those pages have been upda...

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by LH779
Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

Not sure why everyone thinks LH mainline won't operate any 787s. They, like LX, have 343s that need replacement and the 789 is pretty much a drop-in replacement for a 343. 1. Spohr stated that they would not operate 789s and A359s from the same hub 2. LH needs 20 planes on top of the remaining 13 A...

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by LH779
Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

SFOtoORD wrote:
What is the range of delivery dates on the A343, A346 and B744s that LH has left to retire?


A343: 17 delivered from 1996 to 2001
A346: 17 delivered from 2003 to 2009
744: 13 delivered from 1996 to 2002

https://sites.google.com/site/lhgroupfleet/lufthansa

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by LH779
Wed Mar 13, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

In the Lufthansa-press release is also a nice picture of the B787-9 in Austrian and Swiss-colors... Does this mean the 20 planes will be spreaded within the group? Cheer! :wave: That is my guess. Any guesses on the distribution? OS: has 6 763ER (average age is 23 years) and 6 772ER (average age is ...

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by LH779
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

The A350 is shown in LH-colours only at LH web-page, while the 787-9 is shown in all 3 liveries (Swiss, Austrian, LH) including LH itself. That's one of the most important part of the news. Lufthansa is a group. https://preview.thenewsmarket.com/Previews/LUFT/StillAssets/640x480/534286_v2.JPEG And:...

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by LH779
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

Regarding LX: The replacement of the A333 is due for 2030+. They need an imminent replacement for the A343 from 2025 onwards. So my guess is they will get A359 to operate it next to the A333. B789 doesn't make sense at the current stage. They could also replace all 5 A343s and 14 A333s with the 20 ...

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by LH779
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

pabloeing wrote:
¿Maybe B787-10 for LH too?


On top of 45 A359s?

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by LH779
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

Regarding LX: The replacement of the A333 is due for 2030+. They need an imminent replacement for the A343 from 2025 onwards. So my guess is they will get A359 to operate it next to the A333. B789 doesn't make sense at the current stage. They could also replace all 5 A343s and 14 A333s with the 20 ...

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by LH779
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus
Replies: 355
Views: 56549

Re: LH orders 20 B789 and 20 additional A350; Will sell 6 A380s back to Airbus

pabloeing wrote:
¿How many widebodies on order now to LH?


Without today's order:
20 779s and 13 A359s of the original order of 25
2 77Ws for Swiss

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