Category Archives: Lufthansa Regional

Lufthansa to start Frankfurt-Aberdeen service starting on October 30

Lufthansa (Frankfurt) will add a new route from the FRA hub to Aberdeen starting on October 30. The new route will be operated three times a week with Embraer ERJ 190s.

Copyright Photo: Gunter Mayer.


Lufthansa orders eight additional ERJ 195s

Lufthansa (Frankfurt) has signed a contract for eight additional Embraer ERJ 195s for its Lufthansa Regional network.

Copyright Photo: Arnd Wolf. Please click on the photo for additional details.

Lufthansa selects a new CEO, orders more aircraft for the group

Lufthansa (Frankfurt) has selected a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and ordered a new round of aircraft. The group has ordered 20 Airbus A320 family aircraft and three A330-300s for Lufthansa, four A320 family aircraft and five A330-300s for Swiss International Air Lines and eight A319-100s for low-cost Germanwings. Eight Embraer ERJ 195 aircraft were also ordered for Lufthansa Regional.

Copyright Photo: Brian McDonough. LH will now operate 13 Airbus A330-300s. A330-343X D-AIKJ (msn 701) prepares to land at Dulles International Airport in Virginia, near Washington.

Lufthansa orders eight additional Bombardier CRJ900s

Lufthansa (Frankfurt) has placed a firm order for eight additional Bombardier CRJ900 NextGen regional jets. The transaction involved the exercise of eight previously announced purchase rights.

Altogether, Deutsche Lufthansa and its regional partners have previously ordered a total of 109 Bombardier CRJ Series regional jets, including 62 CRJ100 and CRJ200 aircraft, 20 CRJ700 aircraft and 27 CRJ900 and CRJ900 NextGen aircraft.

Copyright Photo: Gunter Mayer. CRJ900 (CL-600-2D24) D-ACKE (msn 15081) of Lufthansa Regional carrier CityLine visits Nuremberg.

Eurowings says goodbye to BAe 146-200 D-AJET “A-JET”

Eurowings (Nuremberg) is gradually replacing its BAe 146-200 and 146-300 fleet with newer Bombardier CRJ900s. On Thursday (November 26) the company said goodbye at the Nuremberg base to its long-time BAe 146-200 D-AJET (msn E2201) known in the company as “A-JET”. This picture is taken on the ramp at NUE picturing D-AJET heading to runway 28 for its delivery flight to Star Peru (Lima). The aircraft was flying to Keflavik via Glasgow that day. After an overnight crew rest stop, the second day would see the aircraft flying via Kangerlussuaq (Greenland) and Iqaluit (Canada) for a second overnight stop at Montreal (Trudeau). The third day the airliner was due to stop at Orlando, continuing on to San José (Costa Rica). The last phase of the delivery flight is planned to go via Chiclayo (Peru) onward to the Lima base with a planned arrival date of November 29, 2009. Note the HF antenna on the top fuselage for communications over the North Atlantic. After being delivered on March 20, 1995 the dependable airliner operated for over 14 years with Eurowings. It is pictured in the Lufthansa Regional 2003 colors.

Copyright Photo: Gunter Mayer.

Augsburg Airways receives first ERJ 195


Augsburg's brand new Embraer ERJ 190-200LR (195) D-AEMA (msn 19000290) is pictured at Gran Canaria in the Lufthansa Regional colors.  Copyright Photo: Tomas Asensio Lopez.

Augsburg's brand new Embraer ERJ 190-200LR (195) D-AEMA (msn 19000290) is pictured at Gran Canaria in the Lufthansa Regional colors. Copyright Photo: Tomas Asensio Lopez.

Augsburg Airways (Lufthansa Regional) (Augsburg and Munich) yesterday (June 9) took delivery of its first Embraer ERJ 190-200LR (195) registered D-AEMA (msn 19000290, ex PT-TZE).  It is painted in Lufthansa Regional 2003 colors but with Augsburg Airways titles.