Lufthansa orders 20 more A350-900s; returns six A380s to Airbus

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Lufthansa has decided to retire a significant part of its Airbus A380 fleet as it invests in smaller widebodies. The airline confirmed March 13 that it will return six of its 14 A380s to Airbus in 2022 and 2023. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. However, the company placed an...
Jens Flottau

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Jens is executive editor and leads Aviation Week Network’s global team of journalists covering commercial aviation.

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