Sunday, February 28, 2016

PHOTO: Lufthansa 747-8I at Buenos Aires - Ezeiza on 09Feb16

Lufthansa 747-830, D-ABYQ (c/n 37840/1503), rests at Buenos Aires Ezeiza (EZE) Terminal C on 09Feb16 after arrival from Frankfurt (FRA).  (Phil Perry Photo)

Lufthansa German Airlines has taken delivery of all 19 examples of the passenger version of the 747-8 that it ordered, Boeing's latest version of its nearly half-century old 747 Jumbo Jet.

15 airlines have ordered a total of 121 747-8's with 102 delivered so far, including 39 of the 51 747-8I passenger version on order and 63 of the 70 747-8F freighter version bought by the airlines.