Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Lufthansa To Fly 747-400 Using BioFuel On Test Flight From Frankfurt to Washington, DC

Lufthasa announced that it will be concluding it’s biofuel testing initiatives by conducting the first ever transatlantic flight using biofuels. The flight, LH418, is scheduled for Thursday January 12. It will depart Frankfurt(FRA) at 1:05p an arrive at Washingon DC’s Dulles(IAD) at 3:50p. Lufthansa has been pioneering the use of biofuels for quite some time on test routes in Germany and is now expanding the test to include this long haul flight.