Lufthansa’s Premium Economy on A380 fleet

Travel News 01 Mar 2015

The first Lufthansa Airbus A380 equipped with the airline’s new Premium Economy Class took off from Frankfurt Airport earlier to Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport. Houston is the first destination served by this particular aircraft before it takes off to the various A380 destinations within Lufthansa’s worldwide long-haul network.

Lufthansa passengers will soon be able to enjoy the comfort and benefits of the Premium Economy Class on all A380 routes when the new travel class becomes available throughout the entire flagship fleet on April 22, 2015.

Passengers travelling to and from North America can enjoy Premium Economy on the A380 earlier. The service will become available on the Los Angeles–Frankfurt route at the end of March before it takes off between Washington Dulles and Frankfurt on April 9th, 2015.

Lufthansa’s entire long-haul fleet is gradually equipped with the new Premium Economy seats. Currently, the new class of travel is available on all 16 747-8 aircraft as well as on 13 Airbus A340-300.


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