Lufthansa to base new A350s in Mu­nich

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The first 10 Air­bus A350 air­craft be­ing de­liv­ered to Lufthansa will be based at Mu­nich Air­port. From Jan­uary 2017, the new long-haul jets will be de­ployed on the air­line's routes from the Bavar­ian city to Delhi and Bos­ton. The A350-900 air­craft will be able to carry 293 pas­sen­gers, with 48 seats in busi­ness class, 21 in pre­mium econ­omy and 224 in econ­omy. They will grad­u­ally re­place Lufthansa's old A340-600 air­craft, which of­fer a sim­i­lar num­ber of seats. Lufthansa has or­dered a to­tal of 25 A350-900s and the de­ploy­ment of the re­main­ing 15 has yet to be de­cided.

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