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Lufthansa A320 mit Sharkleten

Although Airbus has decided to issue a press release every time a customer takes its first A320 equipped with sharklets (which is in no way repetitive, oh no), I quite like the image they put out with this one, it’s probably the colours. Airbus

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Lufthansa’s 747-8I takes to the skies

Pictured on a pre-delivery test flight from Seattle’s Paine Field, here’s a shot from Flightglobal’s AirSpace gallery of Lufthansa’s first Boeing 747-8I (D-AGYA) in its full livery. Handover of the aircraft is due in March. Credit: Joe G Walker gallery on Flightglobal AirSpace

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Green Lufthansa A380 departing Toulouse

Yannick Delamarre took this photo of a ‘green’ Lufthansa A380 departing Toulouse on a flight test 22 January last year. The A380-841, s/n 041, carries test registration F-WWAF and was re-registerd for Lufthansa as D-AIMB, Yannick says. In recent Lufthansa news, Lufthansa has been forced to postpone its planned commercial biofuel flights by at least […]

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Contrail spotting: Lufthansa MD-11F passing over Eastern Europe

This beautiful contrail photo of a Lufthansa MD-11F was taken by AirSpace photographer erwan_ei.Lufthansa Cargo VP Americas Achim Martinka says the carrier aims to add six “Boeing MD-11 equivalent” freighters by 2015. He says Lufthansa Cargo is now reviewing new and converted freighter options and expects to decide on which aircraft type to acquire within […]

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Dreamlifter sandwiched between A380s

Today’s image of the day comes from our sister blog Flightblogger by Jon Ostrower, who says this photo (sent to him anonymously) is believed to have been taken around November 28 and shows the 747-400 LCF Dreamlifter (N780BA) sitting between Lufthansa’s first A380 (D-AIMA) and Qantas’s second A380 (VH-OQB) inside Lufthansa Technik’s Frankfurt, Germany hangar.Since […]

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Lufthansa’s A380 Economy Class

As we kick off to next week’s Aircraft Interiors Expo America and IFEC show in Long Beach, California here on Image of the Day we’re showcasing aircraft interior and IFEC-related photos. Here’s the first photo: economy class on the newest A380 operator, German carrier Lufthansa. You can follow the show and all of its news, […]

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Lufthansa Cargo: Cause of MD-11 crash remains unclear

  picture credit PA Further details have emerged about the Lufthansa Cargo Boeing MD-11 freighter destroyed in a landing accident in Riyadh today, although the reasons for the crash remain unclear. The aircraft’s fuselage … read on….

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Boeing delivers 6,000th 737

The Boeing 737 has reached an historic milestone with the delivery of the 6,000th aircraft, almost exactly 42 years after the twinjet first took to the air. The delivery makes the 737 by far the most produced jet airliner in history. Continue reading… Boeing 737 in the Flight archives Boeing advertisement – 737 More about […]

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Lufthansa Focke-Wulf Fw 200 arrives in New York 70 years ago

On this day 70 years ago a Lufthansa Focke-Wulf Fw 200 made a non-stop flight from Berlin to New York, via Hamburg, Glasgow, Newfoundland, and Halifax, taking 24hrs 36minutes for the trip.

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Artists impression of Bombardier C-Series in Lufthansa colours

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