QANTAS Adds Extra Chile Service


QANTAS, Sidney Australia adding extra 4th weekly service on Sydney - Santiago de Chile route, with new service operates on Fridays, start from December 20, 2014 to January 10, 2014. The new flight is subject to Government approval. These route will be served by Boeing 747-400 configuration 371 seats on tree class, consisting Business Class 56 Seats, Premium Economy 40 Seats and Economy Class 275 Seats.


Route & Scheduled Boeing 747-400 QANTAS
Update July 22, 2013 as follows:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives Day
Sydney - Santiago de Chile QF27 11:25 09:55 1,3,4,6
Santiago de Chile - Sydney QF28 13:35 17:35+1 1,3,4,6
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.

Photo by Qantas

Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Lufthansa


Queen of the Skies by Lufthansa

The first Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental in service with launch customer Lufthansa.
Lufthansa’s 747-8 Intercontinental is equipped with 362 seats in a three-class configuration (8 First Class, 92 Business Class and 262 Economy Class).

Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental was formally launched on November 14, 2005. It can carry up to 467 passengers in a typical three-class configuration over 8,000 nmi (15,000 km) at Mach 0.855. The 747-8I can carry 51 more passengers and two more freight pallets with 26% more cargo volume than the 747-400. 

The upper deck is lengthened for this aircraft. New engine technology and aerodynamic modifications allow longer range. Boeing has stated that compared to the 747-400, the 747-8I is to be 30% quieter, 16% more fuel-efficient, and have 13% lower seat-mile costs with nearly the same cost per trip.

Want to fly with this plane please check the route & schedule below.


Mini bar on the first class
First Class
Business Class
Business Class
Economy Class


Route & Scheduled Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Lufthansa
Frankfurt-Chicago
Update June 13, 2013 as follows:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives
Frankfurt-Chicago LH430 10:35 12:30
Chicago-Frankfurt LH431 16:30 07:45+1
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.

Frankfurt-Mexico City
Update June 18, 2013 as follows:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives
Frankfurt-Mexico City LH498 14:10 19:05
Frankfurt-Mexico City LH499 21:00 15:00+1
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.

Frankfurt-Sao Paulo
Update June 19, 2013 as follows:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives
Frankfurt-Sao Paulo LH506 22:05 04:25+1
Sao Paulo-Frankfurt LH507 18:45 11:20+1
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.

photo by Chris Sloan, Boeing, Lufthansa