First Airbus A350 Lufthansa landed in Hamburg (video)
On 9 February, the first Airbus A350 Lufthansa landed in Hamburg. The special flight LH350 operated, on the route Munich - Hamburg. Before landing, the aircraft flew 700 meters above the newest landmark in Hamburg, Elbphilharmonie Hall.
It was the first passenger flight operated by Airbus A350 XWB in Lufthansa colors. Wishers paid 179 EURO on a return ticket. Those present on this flight were greeted with champagne and breakfast before the flight, and in Hamburg an event was held at the landing gate.
This was one of the most important events of the year for the Lufthansa Group. The newest and most modern aircraft from Airbus also arrived in the German carrier fleet. The first Airbus A350-900 LH began the long-haul flights on the Munich - Delhi route (from 10 to February 2017), following which from March 2017 also flies to Boston.
Hamburg Airport (@HamburgAirport) February 9, 2017
The aircraft offers 293 passenger seats: 48 seats in Business Class, 21 seats in Premium Economy and 224 seats in Economy Class. Provides a very good report on operational costs / chair. It consumes 25% less fuel, produces less pollution and is quieter than other similar models.