Lufthansa Places Large Order For New Widebodies

Lufthansa A350
Credit: Airbus SAS 2023
FRANKFURT—Lufthansa is accelerating the process of retiring its Airbus A340-300, A340-600 and Boeing 747-400 fleets by at least three years, after it placed follow-on orders for more A350-900s, 787-9s and committed to the A350-1000 for the first time. The airline had originally planned to operate...
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