LH delays A380 JFK launch to 28 FEB

Old Jan 24, 11, 5:19 am
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LH delays A380 JFK launch to 28 FEB

According to AirlineRoute.net

As per 24JAN11 GDS timetable display, Lufthansa is postponing planned Airbus A380 service on Frankfurt New York JFK LH400/401 service by 10 days. Previously planned service entry date was scheduled for 18FEB11 (see post on 15DEC10). However, the new date is scheduled on 28FEB11.

Updated planned A380 New York operation on LH400/401 as follows:

28FEB11 26MAR11 388 Day 15 333 Day x15
27MAR11 11APR11 388 Day x236 744 Day 236
12APR11 388 Daily


http://airlineroute.net/2011/01/24/lh-jfk-380update/
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What's the excuse this time ?
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What's the excuse this time ?
the French.
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I am still happy to hear it
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I am still happy to hear it
Because another A380 does not ready to delivery from TLS yet. I'll report you back if I hear anymore more new info from A380 productions status.

This is LH fifth A380 is not ready to delivered yet and the registrations number is D-AIME Johannesburg.
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the French.
And the French of course blame the English. Maybe even right so.
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And the French of course blame the English.
And the English of course blame the Germans.
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According to LH's own website a revised launch schedule for A380 to JFK (LH400/LH401) seems to be as follows, due presumably to a further delay in the delivery of the 5th A380 (D-AIME).

28.02.11
11.03.11
from 27.03.11 : Mo, Th, Fr, Sun
from 10.04.11 : daily
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