Lufthansa Group continues fleet modernisation

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Boeing and the Lufthansa Group have completed an order for four more 777 aircraft.

The purchase is part of the aviation company’s plans to modernize its fleet with newer widebody airplanes.

The order provides two more Boeing 777-300ER (Extended Range) aeroplanes for Swiss International Air Lines.

SWISS currently operates 10 777-300ERs, one of the most efficient, capable and reliable twin-aisle passenger airplanes in aviation.

The order also provides two more 777 Freighters for Lufthansa Cargo.

The 777-300ER can seat up to 386 passengers in a three-class configuration and has a maximum range of 7,930 nautical miles (14,685km).