Lufthansa S19 long-haul changes as of 10OCT18

Lufthansa during Wednesday’s schedule update (10OCT18) filed additional changes to its summer 2019 long-haul service, effective from 31MAR19. Planned adjustment as of 1900hrs GMT 10OCT18 as follows.

Frankfurt – Abuja – Port Harcourt 31MAR19 – 01MAY19 Temporary reduction from 7 to 6 weekly, A330-300 operating
Frankfurt – Addis Ababa eff 31MAR19 A340-300 service operated by CityLine, replacing Mainline operation. 5 weekly
Frankfurt – Almaty 01SEP19 – 06OCT19 Mainline A340-300 replaces A330-300, 4 weekly
Frankfurt – Astana – Almaty 02SEP19 – 06OCT19 Mainline A340-300 replaces A330-300, 3 weekly
Frankfurt – Bangkok eff 31MAR19 Planned A340-600 service, replacing -300, has been reversed. A340-300 operates during S19, 1 daily
Frankfurt – Chennai eff 31MAR19 CityLine A340-300 replaces A330-300, 1 daily
Frankfurt – Detroit eff 31MAR19 A340-600 replaces 747-400, 1 daily (A330-300 also previously scheduled from 07OCT19 to 26OCT19)
Frankfurt – Osaka Kansai eff 31MAR19 1 daily 747-400 service cancelled, replaced by Munich – Osaka Kansai
Frankfurt – Philadelphia eff 31MAR19 747-400 replaces A330-300/340-300, 1 daily
Frankfurt – San Diego eff 31MAR19 3 of 5 weekly (Day 167) operated by A340-600, replacing A340-300. First Class on A340-600 sold as Business Class
Frankfurt – Tehran Imam Khomeini eff 31MAR19 Mainline A340-300 replaces 747-400 (Previous plan: A330-300). From FRA, A330-300 scheduled for limited-time period:
31MAR19 – 04APR19 Day x56
06APR19 – 11APR19 Day x57

Munich – Boston eff 31MAR19 A340-600 replaces A350-900XWB, 1 daily. First Class service available once again
Munich – Charlotte eff 31MAR19 A350-900XWB replaces A330-300, 1 daily
Munich – Chicago O’Hare eff 31MAR19 Planned increase from 10 to 13 weekly unchanged. Operational aircraft change reflected in this week’s update
LH434/435 346 Day x13 (First Class service available) 359 Day 13
LH436/437 359 Day x3

Munich – Delhi eff 03APR19 7 weekly operated by A350-900XWB, instead of 6 weekly A350 and 1 weekly A330
Munich – Mexico City eff 31MAR19 A340-600 replaces A350-900XWB. First Class service available once again
Munich – Montreal eff 31MAR19 A350-900XWB replaces A330-300, 1 daily
Munich – Mumbai eff 31MAR19 A350-900XWB replaces A330-300, 1 daily
Munich – Osaka Kansai eff 31MAR19 1 daily A350-900XWB, replacing Frankfurt – Osaka Kansai. This route is a serve resumption, where LH previously operated A340 aircraft from March 1995 to March 1998, initially 2 weekly, increasing to 3 weekly by June 1996 (Flight number used in 1990s was also LH742/743)
LH742 MUC1215 – 0620+1KIX 359 D
LH743 KIX0930 – 1420MUC 359 D

Munich – Tokyo Haneda eff 31MAR19 A340-600 replaces A350-900XWB, 1 daily. First Class service available once again
Munich – Toronto eff 31MAR19 A350-900XWB replaces A330-300, 1 daily
Munich – Vancouver 31MAY19 – 31JUL19 A340-600 replaces A350, 1 daily. First Class service available during this period
Munich – Washington Dulles eff 31MAR19 A350-900XWB replaces A330-300, 1 daily

Previously reported changes:
Frankfurt – Atlanta eff 01SEP19 Mainline A340-300 replaces A330-300, 1 daily
Frankfurt – Austin
eff 03MAY19 New route, 5 weekly A330-300 service
Frankfurt – Beijing eff 31MAR19 747-8I continues operating 1 daily, replacing A340-600
Frankfurt – Dallas/Ft. Worth eff 31MAR19 A330-300 continues operating 1 daily, replacing previously filed A340-600
Frankfurt – Los Angeles eff 04MAY19 Seasonal 2 daily service operated by 747-8I, instead of 1 daily each 747-8I/A340-600
Frankfurt – Nairobi eff 31MAR19 5 weekly service operated by Mainline A330-300 and A340-300
Frankfurt – Rio de Janeiro Galeao eff 31MAR19 747-400 continues to operate 1 daily, replacing 747-8I in NS18
Frankfurt – Riyadh – Dammam eff 31MAR19 A330-300 replaces A340-600, 1 daily
Frankfurt – Washington Dulles eff 19APR19 Seasonal 2nd daily LH416/417 operated by A330-300, instead of planned 747-400
Munich – Bangkok eff 01JUN19 Service resumption, weekly A350-900XWB service. This route was last served from October 1995 to March 1998
Munich – Seoul Incheon eff 31MAR19 Increase from 6 to 7 weekly, A350-900XWB operating
Munich – Singapore eff 31MAR19 Increase from 5 weekly to 6 weekly, A350-900XWB operating


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