Lufthansa (LH) will transfer its first long-haul flights to Munich (MUC) following the night-flight ban at Frankfurt (FRA). The LH seasonal 5X-weekly A340-300 service to Cape Town will now be operated from MUC from Oct. 29. LH has been forced to reduce or adjust late evening flights from FRA during its summer schedule after a German court in April upheld the night-flight ban at FRA between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. local time (ATW Daily News, April 5). LH has had to cancel 120 flights since ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Lufthansa moves first long-haul flight in wake of FRA night ban" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions?

Already registered? here.