Korean Air became the second airline to order Boeing's 747-8 Intercontinental passenger jet, placing an order for five of the aircraft last week. The new planes are worth some $1.5 billion at list prices, Boeing said, while the airline indicated it expects delivery between April 2013 and May 2015, according to press reports from Korea. Lufthansa launched the program three years ago with a commitment for 20, but since then the manufacturer has had considerably more success moving the -8 ...

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