Lufthansa 747-8I. Courtesy, Boeing Lufthansa (LH) has taken delivery of its first Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental, which will fly to its permanent home base in Frankfurt May 1 (ATW Daily News, April 6). Boeing said it will host a special flyaway celebration with senior executives from both companies that day. LH will then host a special celebration when the airplane arrives in Frankfurt May 2. According to Boeing, the 747-8I, powered by GE Aviation's GEnx-2B engines, will bring ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Printer-friendly" 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.