Lufthansa will operate Frankfurt-Washington DC with Boeing 747-8i
Here, Lufthansa has also announced the race it will operate with Boeing 747-8i. Christoph Franz, Lufthansa CEO, said the aircraft will operate on Frankfurt-Washington DC. The company is the launch customer of the new aircraft, but the official operating data have not yet been announced.
Lufthansa is currently operating the race Frankfurt-Washington DC with 2 Boeing 747-400 models. One is configured with 322 seats, and the second has 346 seats. The new Boeing 747-8i will have 362 seats: 8 at First Class, 92 at Business Class and 262 at Economy.