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by A321Lufthansa
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH and the a220
Replies: 35
Views: 8004

Re: LH and the a220

VV wrote:
Is there any possibility they would look into other aircraft than A220 or A319neo?

They've never looked at A319neo.

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by A321Lufthansa
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa A319 hit at FRA
Replies: 31
Views: 11315

Re: Lufthansa A319 hit at FRA

So, was the decision about a replacement of D-AILR for CityLine made or not yet? Maybe there just will be 1 less A319?

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by A321Lufthansa
Sun Sep 08, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread
Replies: 238
Views: 29842

Re: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread

InnsbruckFlyer wrote:
A321Lufthansa wrote:
D-AIZO came yesterday from repaint, now it's turn of D-AIZP. Does anybody know which name AIZO got?


According to the always-accurate Lufthansa Group Fleet Site, D-AIZO has been repainted with no name.

They’ve updated - Leinfelden-Echterdingen.

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by A321Lufthansa
Sun Sep 08, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread
Replies: 238
Views: 29842

Re: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread

D-AIZO came yesterday from repaint, now it's turn of D-AIZP. Does anybody know which name AIZO got? According to the always-accurate Lufthansa Group Fleet Site, D-AIZO has been repainted with no name. There are no photos yet, so they may have not updated. Every repainted LH's no-name aircraft gets ...

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by A321Lufthansa
Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread
Replies: 238
Views: 29842

Re: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread

D-AIZO came yesterday from repaint, now it's turn of D-AIZP. Does anybody know which name AIZO got?

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by A321Lufthansa
Thu Sep 05, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation September 2019
Replies: 108
Views: 11044

Re: Turkish Aviation September 2019

I guess the A359s will get TC-LP* regs (after LN* and LO* to 330s), same as B789s got TC-LL* after LJ*/LK* to 77Ws?

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by A321Lufthansa
Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus is switching A320 Family MSNs from 9300 to 10000
Replies: 12
Views: 4573

Re: Airbus is switching A320 Family MSNs from 9300 to 10000

However they gonna return to the skipped MSNs. The next A321neo to LH after 9046 is 10012 but the next 320neo after 9229 is 9442. Really confusing. It's not confusing really. The A320 family has never ran in sequential MSN order. Maybe the customer for 10002 was offered an earlier delivery slot and...

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by A321Lufthansa
Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus is switching A320 Family MSNs from 9300 to 10000
Replies: 12
Views: 4573

Re: Airbus is switching A320 Family MSNs from 9300 to 10000

However they gonna return to the skipped MSNs. The next A321neo to LH after 9046 is 10012 but the next 320neo after 9229 is 9442. Really confusing.

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by A321Lufthansa
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus is switching A320 Family MSNs from 9300 to 10000
Replies: 12
Views: 4573

Airbus is switching A320 Family MSNs from 9300 to 10000

That looks very strange - Airbus is switching A320 Family MSNs from 9300 to 10000. What is the reason for that? Do they want to celebrate the anniversary much quicker?

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by A321Lufthansa
Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot contracts with Boeing to refurbish the cabins of its 18 77W
Replies: 13
Views: 3868

Re: Aeroflot contracts with Boeing to refurbish the cabins of its 18 77W

Spiderguy252 wrote:
Are they already 3-4-3 on their 77Ws?

Yes, they've always been 3-4-3 on 77W.

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by A321Lufthansa
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation August 2019
Replies: 155
Views: 18774

Re: Turkish Aviation August 2019

TK seems to have really interesting allocations this month. For example, the widebodies-only day tomorrow for LHR and I found something even more interesting. TK should be sending an A321 to Bishkek (TK344/5) on the 25th! This route is very strictly 737 operated. I've only ever seen 2 A321s on it, ...

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by A321Lufthansa
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austrian to get 6 of the planned 10 A320s earlier than announced
Replies: 38
Views: 6926

Re: Austrian to get 6 of the planned 10 A320s earlier than announced

Correct. Coming from China and Brazil. Report in German language: https://www.aerotelegraph.com/austrian-holt-sich-jets-aus-brasilien-und-china New regs known are: OE-LZA OE-LZB OE-LZC OE-LZD OE-LZE OE-LZF The aircrafts from Juneyao are to come first but according to planespotters.net they are stil...

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by A321Lufthansa
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austrian to get 6 of the planned 10 A320s earlier than announced
Replies: 38
Views: 6926

Re: Austrian to get 6 of the planned 10 A320s earlier than announced

That's going to be quite a jump if they are replacing their Q400s with A320s. If I am not wrong that's a jump from 74 seats to 174! I wonder if they will start trimming their frequencies. Also I guess more and more OS flights will be boarding from remote stands as I don't think they'll have enough ...

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by A321Lufthansa
Fri Jul 19, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austrian to get 6 of the planned 10 A320s earlier than announced
Replies: 38
Views: 6926

Austrian to get 6 of the planned 10 A320s earlier than announced

Austrian has recently announced in their Twitter that they are going to get the first "new" A320s already in August instead of January. Are the MSNs already known?
https://twitter.com/_austrian/status/1152126471202324481

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa New Cabin Updates
Replies: 17
Views: 4797

Re: Lufthansa New Cabin Updates

Ziyulu wrote:
Will they have a proper business class?

No

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa New Cabin Updates
Replies: 17
Views: 4797

Re: Lufthansa New Cabin Updates

The first A320N with the new Cabin is afaik in production. All LX A320N will get it, too. I’m uncertain about the 10 used 320s for OS which will join starting next year. Haven’t heard anything about a possible retrofit program. Don’t think there will be one in the short term. The first with the new...

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by A321Lufthansa
Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 312
Views: 50721

Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Finally JBI made it. :D According to planespotters.net, first flight for HB-JBI was July 1st, 2019. I had the impression that the first flight of this aircraft took place more than a year ago, and that it was stored in Canada. Was it only assembled without flying, or is planespotters date not corre...

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by A321Lufthansa
Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019
Replies: 529
Views: 131274

Re: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019

Well, maybe Airbus wants to slightly move away from the E195E2 and a little closer to the Max8. (And launching an A320.5?) Well, IMO stretching the A320 to the size of so called A320.5 and replacing the original with A225 seems to be the most logical decision. Most logical decision based on what? O...

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by A321Lufthansa
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019
Replies: 529
Views: 131274

Re: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019

ExMilitaryEng wrote:
Well, maybe Airbus wants to slightly move away from the E195E2 and a little closer to the Max8. (And launching an A320.5?)

Well, IMO stretching the A320 to the size of so called A320.5 and replacing the original with A225 seems to be the most logical decision.

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by A321Lufthansa
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH chooses new Premium Economy Product.
Replies: 23
Views: 5426

Re: LH chooses new Premium Economy Product.

Seems like they went with a hard shell seat, this seat will also be on Swiss A340, and 777. https://liveandletsfly.boardingarea.com/2019/06/25/lufthansa-premium-economy-777/ https://liveandletsfly.boardingarea.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Lufthansa-Premium-Economy-777.jpg Looks like the best seat...

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by A321Lufthansa
Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN, Update on Fleet Development
Replies: 91
Views: 12876

Re: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN

all second-hand; as far as I remember 6 coming this year and 4 next year I saw that they are coming from January. Are MSNs known already or not yet? As I understood, all of them will be configured in a way for easy swapping the aircrafts between the group? By the way, what was the reason for introd...

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by A321Lufthansa
Mon Jun 24, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN, Update on Fleet Development
Replies: 91
Views: 12876

Re: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN

They really need to get some new aircraft for SN - some of them date back to the Sabena days and drink fuel like there's no tomorrow. Hopefully by aligning them with LH, OS and LX A320NEOs will be forthcoming. I could even see the A321XLR working well for SN in terms of its African and Transatlanti...

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by A321Lufthansa
Mon Jun 24, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN, Update on Fleet Development
Replies: 91
Views: 12876

Re: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN

They really need to get some new aircraft for SN - some of them date back to the Sabena days and drink fuel like there's no tomorrow. Hopefully by aligning them with LH, OS and LX A320NEOs will be forthcoming. I could even see the A321XLR working well for SN in terms of its African and Transatlanti...

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by A321Lufthansa
Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 312
Views: 50721

Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

DALCE wrote:
HB-JMC will go to NRT as LX160 tomorrow, and I'm glad she's back!
The remaining 2 will go after the summer peak.

Nevertheless, JMB headed to AMM today.

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by A321Lufthansa
Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019
Replies: 529
Views: 131274

Re: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019

Any news regarding Swiss' remaining A220-100s?

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by A321Lufthansa
Thu Jun 06, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines future narrowbody fleet to be branded as Eurowings
Replies: 62
Views: 11557

Re: Brussels Airlines future narrowbody fleet to be branded as Eurowings

What about the phase out of remaining A330-322s? OO-SFV was planned to go last month and OO-SFW for September. Are the new dates for SFV known?

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue Jun 04, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2019
Replies: 229
Views: 23403

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2019

Yakamoz wrote:
A321Lufthansa wrote:
As I understood, ex-WOW Air A333s got the same seats as ex-Skymark ones have?
No, ex Wow A333s got C27Y318 cabin configuration.
ex Skymark A333s have C40Y265.

And which seats? Same as were in WOW Air? Oh my God!
Will they be replaced later? Are these aicraft planned to fly also outside Turkey?

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue Jun 04, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines future narrowbody fleet to be branded as Eurowings
Replies: 62
Views: 11557

Re: Brussels Airlines future narrowbody fleet to be branded as Eurowings

Doesn't really say so much though. All white with the logo on the rear. The logo could in theory be a sticker (is it? Or is it paint?). Aren't Eurowings engines normally also light-grey? All of them (excepting D-ABBD which is just white since the times of flying in AB and now having only EW titles)...

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2019
Replies: 229
Views: 23403

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2019

As I understood, ex-WOW Air A333s got the same seats as ex-Skymark ones have?

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines future narrowbody fleet to be branded as Eurowings
Replies: 62
Views: 11557

Re: Brussels Airlines future narrowbody fleet to be branded as Eurowings

Though all wetleased 738s from TUI were repainted into Eurowings cs, so probably they are not short-term leased. Doesn't really say so much though. All white with the logo on the rear. The logo could in theory be a sticker (is it? Or is it paint?). Aren't Eurowings engines normally also light-grey?...

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue Jun 04, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines future narrowbody fleet to be branded as Eurowings
Replies: 62
Views: 11557

Re: Brussels Airlines future narrowbody fleet to be branded as Eurowings

easyJet has three because of national regulations and Brexit so not quite he same. The question is, will Eurowings become more streamlined? It seems like an operational mess now. Im pretty sure it will be streamlined. The Czech Airlines and TUI jets are clearly just short-term for expansion and mar...

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by A321Lufthansa
Sun Jun 02, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines future narrowbody fleet to be branded as Eurowings
Replies: 62
Views: 11557

Brussels Airlines' integration into EW

2 days ago the first Brussels' A320 in Eurowings cs had arrived to Brussels. https://pp.userapi.com/c849236/v849236328/19df95/c9fCIvBU5ZI.jpg So, what about the future of SN in Star Alliance? Will they be desintegrated as Eurowings is out of it? P.S. A333 OO-SFB returned from EW to SN on 31.03 accor...

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by A321Lufthansa
Wed May 29, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019
Replies: 153
Views: 30780

Re: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019

Are the two new A320s (D-AIWF and AIWG) equipped with an old or a new cabin?

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue May 28, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question about the A321 and Jetway boarding
Replies: 36
Views: 5262

Re: Question about the A321 and Jetway boarding

Once I boarded 321 D-AIST via L2 in FRA.

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue May 28, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oldest LH Airbus 320 last flight today
Replies: 54
Views: 9329

Re: Oldest LH Airbus 320 last flight today

Will it be preserved in a museum as the first A320 of LH?

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue May 28, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oldest LH Airbus 320 last flight today
Replies: 54
Views: 9329

Re: Oldest LH Airbus 320 last flight today

This a/c is scheduled to Brussels as LH1004 tomorrow. According to https://sites.google.com/site/lhgroupfleet/lufthansa, it will be gone on Saturday.

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by A321Lufthansa
Sun May 26, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japanese airline ANA plans to fly to Moscow and Vladivostok by 2020
Replies: 22
Views: 3788

Re: Japanese airline ANA plans to fly to Moscow and Vladivostok by 2020

I also wonder which airport in Moscow ANA would fly to.. Domodedovo seems the most logical variant as the majority of *A carriers flies there. I wouldn’t rule out SVO as JAL already flies to DNE That doesn't matter. Aeroflot already flies from SVO so both airports have at least one career performin...

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by A321Lufthansa
Sun May 26, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japanese airline ANA plans to fly to Moscow and Vladivostok by 2020
Replies: 22
Views: 3788

Re: Japanese airline ANA plans to fly to Moscow and Vladivostok by 2020

Morgenstern1234 wrote:
I also wonder which airport in Moscow ANA would fly to..

Domodedovo seems the most logical variant as the majority of *A carriers flies there.

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by A321Lufthansa
Fri May 24, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread
Replies: 238
Views: 29842

Re: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread

So LH claimed that the aircrafts with white engines and new seats will be easier to shift from one airline to another. But I really doubt that unique type aircrafts for the group as B763, B772, B744/748 or A380 could leave to another airline. As well as pretty old Swiss’ or Austrian A320s could be s...

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue May 21, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019
Replies: 153
Views: 30780

Re: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 201

3 A380 and 1 B748 will be painted beginning of next year. Next planes for paint are 6 more 343s staring in MAR20, and 3 A346 during summer season. From narrow body side it will start again end of AUG; with AILT and AILR being next. EDIT: AIGL is due for paint in MAY20 from todays perspective. 3 A34...

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by A321Lufthansa
Sat May 18, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019
Replies: 153
Views: 30780

Re: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019

So, as for now, 4 of 18 aircrafts listed above are set for repaint: 1 A319 (D-AILD) and 3 A321s (D-AIRA, D-AIRB, D-AISB).

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by A321Lufthansa
Sat May 18, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019
Replies: 153
Views: 30780

Re: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 201

I am surprised by the slow progression of livery updates, specifically for the A330s. 3/17 completed so far, and it doesn't seem like more in the coming months. AUS service starts this coming week and I hope to see the updated livery on the inaugural. Well, they’ve updated the oldest painted A333s,...

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by A321Lufthansa
Fri May 17, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What are airport going to do with their A380 gates when they are no longer needed?
Replies: 30
Views: 7891

Re: What are airport going to do with their A380 gates when they are no longer needed?

In VKO there is an A380-capable gate 23 but the only airline serving Moscow with A380 is Emirates in DME. But they don’t do anything with this gate and just park there aircrafts like B744 of Rossiya or TK A333. It was used by appointment only when LH A380 came once in 2012 on a special visit. In DME...

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by A321Lufthansa
Fri May 10, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019
Replies: 153
Views: 30780

Re: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 201

I am surprised by the slow progression of livery updates, specifically for the A330s. 3/17 completed so far, and it doesn't seem like more in the coming months. AUS service starts this coming week and I hope to see the updated livery on the inaugural. Well, they’ve updated the oldest painted A333s,...

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by A321Lufthansa
Thu Apr 25, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019
Replies: 153
Views: 30780

Re: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019

So, A321neo config is now available in the booking system. Looks like the galley will be full-sized so I hope there will be conditions for hot meals. Also there will be the third toilet around row 27.

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by A321Lufthansa
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation April 2019
Replies: 162
Views: 19306

Re: Turkish Aviation April 2019

please note that as per TK presentation, # of A332s will be reduced from 18 to 13 in 2020, so I expect lease ned of 5 A332s (perhaps ex TAM birds) On the other hand, as per TK presentation # of A333 will be increased to 39 from 37 at the end of 2019, so I do not know how, but seems TK will lease 2 ...

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by A321Lufthansa
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019
Replies: 153
Views: 30780

Re: Lufthansa Fleet Thread - 2019

By the way, D-AIGL was planned to be phased-out in January. Why that didn't happen?

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by A321Lufthansa
Sat Apr 06, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Istanbul new airport - latest pictures and discussion thread
Replies: 681
Views: 171422

Re: Istanbul new airport - latest pictures and discussion thread

TK73 suddenly landed in Ataturk at 6:03 although 4-5 hours before it was planned to be diverted to ISL.

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by A321Lufthansa
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: SN flightnumber, EW flight, OK aircraft...
Replies: 14
Views: 3051

Re: SN flightnumber, EW flight, OK aircraft...

These kind of thing makes me wonder how FF schemes deal with it. So it’s SN coded flight but subcontracted to EW, a Miles & More partner. do you get miles from the SN table or the EW one? Do you have access to lounge if you have status? And what happens to Star Alliance partners since EW is not...

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by A321Lufthansa
Wed Apr 03, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: SN flightnumber, EW flight, OK aircraft...
Replies: 14
Views: 3051

Re: SN flightnumber, EW flight, OK aircraft...

I think that's because these OK aircrafts are officially leased to EW.

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