Lufthansa S13 Long-Haul Operation Changes as of 26MAR13

As of 26MAR13 GDS timetable and inventory display, additional changes to Lufthansa’s planned Summer 2013 Long-Haul operation as follows:

Frankfurt – Dubai 17JUL13 – 03AUG13 Service reduce from daily to 5 weekly (Day x36 from FRA, Day x47 from DXB). Planned 747-400 service, replacing A340-600 in S12, remains unchanged
Frankfurt – Washington Dulles 31MAR13 – 11MAY13 Boeing 747-8I operation on LH418/419 reduced from planned 5 weekly to 3 weekly (Day 456). Daily 747-8I service from 09MAY13
Munich – Dubai
11APR13 – 24APR13 Airbus A340-300 replaces A330-300
15JUL13 – 31JUL13 Service reduced from daily to 5 weekly (Day x14 from MUC, Day x25 from DXB)

Previously reported changes:
Frankfurt – Abu Dhabi – Muscat 12JUL13 – 03AUG13 Service reduced from daily to 4 weekly (Day x257 from FRA), A330-300 operating
Frankfurt – Addis Ababa eff 02JUN13 2 weekly nonstop service with A330/340 (In addition to 4 weekly via Khartoum)
Frankfurt – Baku – Ashgabat Service increases from 4 to 5 weekly
Frankfurt – Bangalore Boeing 747-400 replacing 747-8I on following: 01APR13 – 15APR13, 27MAY13 – 11JUL13 (FRA departure. BLR departs the next day)
Frankfurt – Bogota Daily service introduced from 28OCT12 is maintained in Summer 2013 (5 weekly in S12)
Frankfurt – Boston LH422/423 sees Airbus A340-600 replaces 747-400 on following dates: 19APR13 – 28JUL13
Frankfurt – Chicago Summer seasonal 2nd Daily service LH432/433 operates with 747-400 from 19APR13 instead of A340-300, overall service in S13 is 2 Daily 747-400
Frankfurt – Denver Boeing 747-400 operates daily, replaces A340-600 in S12
Frankfurt – Detroit Planned A340-600 operation in Summer season is being revised. Following dates replaced by various aircraft
A330-300: 31MAR13 – 21APR13, 03JUN13 – 23JUL13, 29JUL13 – 25AUG13, 15OCT13 – 24OCT13
A340-300: 09MAY13 – 02JUN13, 24JUL13 – 28JUL13, 09SEP13 – 22SEP13

Frankfurt – Hong Kong Boeing 747-8I replaces -400, daily service
Frankfurt – Jeddah A330-300 operates daily, except A340-600 operates on Day 7 (Day 1 from JED)
Frankfurt – Khartoum – Addis Ababa Service reduced from 6 weekly (Day x4) to 4 weekly (Day x247)
Frankfurt – Kuwait 19JUL13 – 01AUG13 Service reduced from daily to 6 weekly (Day x5 from FRA)
Frankfurt – Nagoya Airbus A340-300 operates daily in S13 (6 weekly A340-300 + 1 weekly -600 in S12)
Frankfurt – New York JFK LH400/401 Boeing 747-400 replaces A380. Overall service in S13 is 2 Daily 747-400
Frankfurt – Orlando 3-class A340-600 operating, except following period
A340-300: 08JUL13 – 23JUL13
747-400: 01OCT13 – 26OCT13

Frankfurt – Rio de Janeiro Daily service introduced from 28OCT12 is maintained in Summer 2013 (6 weekly in S12)
Frankfurt – Riyadh 15JUL13 – 26JUL13 Service reduced from daily to 5 weekly (Day x15 from FRA). Airbus A330-300 operates daily, replaces A340-600 in S12
Frankfurt – Shanghai Pu Dong Summer seasonal 2nd Daily service LH732/733 operates with A340-600 instead of A340-300 (operation from 09MAY13 instead of 27APR13)
Frankfurt – Tehran Airbus A340-300 continues operation (since mid-January 2013), replacing 747-400
Frankfurt – Toronto Planned 747-400 service from 30AUG13 to 30SEP13 cancelled. A340-600 continues to operate daily during this period
Munich – Riyadh – Jeddah Service increases from 3 to 5 weekly, A330-300/A340-300 operating
Munich – Vancouver 16MAY13 – 05OCT13 NEW Seasonal Daily A330-300 service