Boeing has delivered its 50th 747-8 with the handover of a passenger variant to Lufthansa, the airline that took delivery of the first 747-8I in April 2011. This aircraft is the airline’s seventh 747-8 and its 82nd aircraft from the 747 family. The 747-8 program launched with delivery of a freighter variant to Cargolux Airlines in October 2011. So far, Boeing has delivered 35 freighters and 15 Intercontinentals, including eight of the Boeing Business Jet variants.


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