Lufthansa Cargo, which is forecasting a 5% annual gain in its airfreight traffic from 2012 to 2015, said it will add the equivalent of six MD-11 widebodies by 2015, according to LHC Executive Board Member-Product and Sales Andreas Otto. He said the growth is driven by Asian demand. Otto told ATW in Frankfurt that the carrier will add an additional freighter every year, noting that it could be additional MD-11s (or equivalent) or ACMI leases. Otto said LHC will begin thinking about a ...

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