With TF-FIE Icelandair received its first jet aircraft on 24.06.1967. Named after the mystic horse „Gullfaxi“ it served until 1985 with Icelandair before being sold. Last operator of TF-FIE was United Parcel Service, which operated it as N936UP until 2007. The cockpit section of „Gullfaxi“ can be seen in the museum.
Deliverd to Icelandic Coast Guard in November 1985, TF-SIF was used for search and rescue, coastal patrol, air ambulance etc until 17 July 2007, when it was damaged during an offshore training excercise.
TF-NPL Icelandair Douglas C-47A (sn 13861)
Runways In Use
A350 / B787 Frankfurt Operations
Airbus A350 Operations
Qatar Airways operates its A359 in a mix of A330/B788 and B777 on two daily flights from Doha to Frankfurt;
Ethiopian Airlines on Addis Ababa - Frankfurt (ET706/707, daily) Airbus A359 replaces 772LR from 01.06.2017; A359 operations from 01.05.17 on flight TG922/923 (4 weekly) -
Boeing 787 Operations
Active on Frankfurt sector:
Air Canada two daily B787 on Calgary and Toronto - Frankfurt sector (AC844 / AC876) - Air India AIC121/120 daily DEL - FRA v/v - LAN Airlines reduced service (days 3-7) betweem 03/17 and 06/17 on flight LA704 / LA705 SCL – MAD – FRA v/v - Qatar Airways on Doha - Frankfurt route - Vietnam Airlines on daily B787-9
United on Houston – Frankfurt (UA46/UA47) will operate Boeing 787-8 in Winter 2016 / 2017
Due to the developments concerning the type all Boeing 787 operations/ data / times / aircraft type subject to change without prior notice