Lufthansa Technik announced the inauguration and first-phase completion of its widebody MRO hangar in Frankfurt with capacity for two A380s or three 747s in a 25,000-sq.-m. ground plan. Second-phase completion is slated for 2015, when four A380s will be able to be serviced simultaneously. Total capital expenditure is approximately €150 million ($220.4 million), LHT said. Lufthansa has 15 A380s on order, with first delivery scheduled for next year.

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