| Airlines |
| Lufthansa Presents Mumbai With Airbus A350-900 |
Lufthansa, will operate its daily flight
between Mumbai and Munich with the most modern long-haul
aircraft of the world, the Airbus A350-900. In addition to increased capacity,
the innovative new aircraft raises the benchmark on efficiency and travel
comfort, reaffirming Lufthansa’s commitment to Indian customers. Mumbai becomes
the third destination worldwide to receive Lufthansa’s A350-900 and the second
Indian destination after New Delhi.
“Maharashtra is amongst our most important markets and our
relationship with the city of Mumbai has grown consistently over the years.
Therefore, it is only natural that Mumbai becomes the third destination
worldwide to receive the most modern and environmental friendly aircraft, the
Lufthansa Airbus A350-900”, says Wolfgang Will, Senior Director South Asia,
Lufthansa Group Airlines. “Having made India home for over half a century, it’s
equally important for us to cultivate long lasting trustful relations
reflective of our ‘More Indian Than You Think’ commitment. Building on this we
will continue to invest in innovative products and services to ensure an
enriching travel experience for our customers”, added Wolfgang Will.
To mark first flights passengers on the new aircraft on board
LH764 and LH765 from Munich and Mumbai were given a special commemorative
certificate and an iPad cover, specially handcrafted by economically
disadvantaged women of Purkal Stree
Shakti Samiti. Additionally, an ‘insta photo booth’ was created at the
departure terminal that allowed passengers to capture moments of their journey
with Lufthansa’s A350-900.