Lufthansa (LH / DLH) – update 13.08.2018

Update 13.08.2018

On 12.08.2018 Airbus A320 D-AIQS is been spotted at Hannover Airport in a white variant of the Star Alliance colour scheme (same as the Singapore Airlines).

In July 2018 Oman Air expands its codeshare partnership with Lufthansa. Oman Air codeshare flights now from Frankfurt to
Barcelona, Brussels, Madrid, Prague and Vienna; more Lufthansa codeshare flights operated by SAS also were introduced in July from Stockholm (ARN) to Kiruna,
Ostersund and Umea.  

By end of July 2018 Lufthansa has removed all „Fanhansa“ / „Siegerflieger“ titles  on D-ABYI (Boeing 747-830 „Potsdam“). The aircraft now is operating in Lufthansa standard colours.

Update 23.07.2018

Lufthansa announces new service launch on short-haul markets in Europe, North Africa and Middle East. Planned routes from Frankfurt to Agadir, Eilat, Thessaloniki and Trieste with beginning of Winter schedule (29.10.2018; details below).

Update 05.07.2018

„Mannschaftsflieger „/ „Fanhansa“ titles removed on D-AISQ  04.07./05.07.2018 at FRA

Update 29.06.2018

According to Lufthansa,  all „Fanhansa“ related titles on B747-8 D-ABYI „Siegerflieger“ and Airbus A321 D-AISQ  „Mannschaftsflieger“ will be removed as soon as possible, probably around 15.07.2018.

From 28.10.2018 on Lufthansa will replace its CityLine A340-300* on Frankfurt –  Tampa by its own A340-300 (capacity increase).

With beginning of the Summer schedule on 25.03.2018, all of the Frankfurt – Verona flights will be transferred to Air Dolomiti, which will increase the E195 service from three to four daily flights. Most exiting news in 2017 was the announcment of Lufthansa, moving five Airbus A380 from Frankfurt to Munich**. The A380 will be used on the carriers Asia and US routes from Munich, while five A340-600 will return to Frankfurt replacing the A380s on flights to Hongkong, Beijing, Seoul and Los Angeles.

*all CityLine A340-300 wearing Star Alliance colors without Lufthansa titles

** see listing of transferred aircraft below

 

Aircraft replacements:

  • LH404 Frankfurt – New York JFK A340-300 replaces A330-300 (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH426 Frankfurt – Philadelphia A330-300 replaces CityLine A340-300, 1 daily (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH438 Frankfurt – Dallas/Ft. Worth A330-300 instead of A330/340 mix (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH440 Frankfurt – Houston B747-8I replaces A380 (1 daily; eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH462 Frankfurt – Miami A340-600 replaces A380, 1 daily (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH454 Frankfurt – San Francisco  A340-600 replaces A380, 1 daily (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH444 Frankfurt – Atlanta (daily) A330-300 replaces CityLine A340-300 (eff 01.07.2018)
  • LH482 Frankfurt – Tampa (x236) Lufthansa A343 will replace CityLine A343 (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH490 Frankfurt – Seattle A330-300 replaces 747-400, 1 daily (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH542 Frankfurt – Bogota A340-600 replaces A340-300 (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH590 Frankfurt – Nairobi (x16) sees Airbus A330-300 service instead of CityLine operated A340-300 (02.10. – 26.10.2018)
  • LH598 Frankfurt – Jeddah – Addis Ababa (x3) Privatair B737 will replace A333 (17.04.18 – 31.07.18 / 06.09.18 – 27.10.18) 
  • LH636 Frankfurt – Riyadh – Dammam 1 daily A346 (eff 25.03.2018)
  • LH728 Frankfurt – Shanghai Pu Dong  A340-600 replaces A380, 1 daily (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH758 Frankfurt – Chennai A333 will replace A343 (23.07. – 27.10.2018, daily)
  • LH772 Frankfurt – Bangkok  A380 operation instead of A340-300 service (eff 28.10.2018)

 

New Lufthansa Frankfurt route updates (update 23.07.2018)

  • Frankfurt – Trieste

            LH228 Frankfurt – Trieste  56 CRJ-900
            LH228 Frankfurt – Trieste  x567 CRJ-900
            LH244 Frankfurt – Trieste  x26 CRJ-900
            LH244 Frankfurt – Trieste  2 CRJ-900

  • LH670 Frankfurt – Eilat/Ovda (47) two weekly flights A320
  • LH1288 Frankfurt – Thessaloniki (57) two weekly flights A320
  • LH1328 Frankfurt – Agadir (16) two weekly flights, A320
  • LH484 Frankfurt – Panama City (x4) six weekly flights, CityLine Airbus A343
  • LH562 Frankfurt – Jeddah (x3) A330-300 operation (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH598 Frankfurt – Addis Ababa (x27) A340-300 (eff 28.10.2018)
  • LH736 Frankfurt – Nagoya 5 weekly flights in W18 with A340-300, instead of 3-5 weekly in W17
  • LH960 Frankfurt – Glasgow (1 daily A320, eff 26.03.18)
  • LH1288 Frankfurt – Thira (6; A320, eff 31.03.2018)
  • LH1474 Frankfurt – Chisinau (1 daily A319; eff 25.03.2018)
  • LH1476 Frankfurt – Zadar (67; A319 service, eff 28.04.2018)
  • LH1482 Frankfurt – Mahon (6; A319; eff 25.03.2018) 

 

source: routesonline

 

Lufthansa from 25.03.2018 to 28.10.2018 will operate two wet-leased Air Nostrum CRJ1000 aircraft on routes from Frankfurt to Gdansk (2 daily), Geneva (1 daily), Leipzig (1 daily), Luxembourg (2 daily) and to Zagreb (2 daily flights).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

 

 

A380 / A346 transfer Frankfurt  / Munich

 

Following Airbus 340-642 are transferred to Frankfurt (FRA) on 23.-25.03.2018:

D-AIHC / D-AIHK / D-AIHL / D-AIHV / D-AIHX / D-AIHY / D-AIHZ*

 

Following Airbus 380 are transferred to Munich (MUC) on 25.03.2018:

D-AIMB** / D-AIMD /D-AIME / D-AIMG / D-AIMH

 

* tfd 18.03.2018 / ** tfd 17.03.2018

Also Lufthansa between 16.03. – 20.03.2018 returned A340-642 D-AIHD / HH / HU from storage at Teruel and Rostock back to Hamburg and Munich.

 

Lufthansa Group Fleet (July 2018)

 

CarrierAircraft in Fleet
Lufthansa284
Air Dolomiti12
Austrian Airlines83
Brussels Airlines58
Edelweiss14
Eurowings108
Eurowings Europe12
German Wings23
LGW Walther20
Lufthansa Cargo17
Lufthansa CityLine49
Swiss86