Lufthansa to fly 747-8i to Bangalore from September
Lufthansa will add Frankfurt-Bangalore as the third route with the new flagship from 13 September.
The “Queen of the Skies” will depart daily from Frankfurt for Bangalore at 12.15 hrs, operating under flight number LH 754. The scheduled arrival time in the Indian metropolis is 0.30 hrs local time. Two hours later, LH 755 will return to its home base in Frankfurt, landing at 08.25 hrs.
Lufthansa will soon take delivery of its third Boeing 747-8 and add the final touches to the aircraft, which will bear the registration D-ABYD. As soon as it is ready to enter into service, it will be deployed on the route to Bangalore.
In 2012, Lufthansa expects to take delivery of a further Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental, which is scheduled to operate flights to Los Angeles. To date, Lufthansa has ordered a total of 20 Boeing 747-8 aircraft.