Lufthansa Resumes Airbus A380 Service Between Munich and Bangkok
Starting Saturday, October 28, 2023, Lufthansa will once again deploy an Airbus A380 on the route between Munich and Bangkok, Thailand. Bangkok is the airline’s first destination in the Asia Pacific region to receive the popular super jumbo service.
On Thursday (October 26, 2023), Lufthansa announced that their popular Airbus A380 super jumbo service will return on the route between Munich (MUC) and Bangkok (BKK) in Thailand starting October 28, 2023. With existing connections by SWISS and Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa’s flight LH773 increases the Group’ capacity between Europe and Thailand with 21 weekly flights to/from Zurich, Vienna and Munich.
In Thursday’s announcement, Lufthansa Group’s General Manager – Thailand, Vietnam, the Philippines & the Mekong region, Anlee Do, said,
“We are increasing capacity between Thailand and Germany due to strong demand and are delighted to offer Thai passengers direct service to Munich aboard the ever-popular A380. We are the only airline group operating the A380 non-stop between Thailand and Europe and this signifies our strong commitment to the Thai market.”
Lufthansa’s Airbus A380s are configured with eight First Class, 78 Business Class, 52 Premium Economy and 371 Economy Class seats. First Class is situated on the upper deck and boasts an industry-first air humidification system designed to lessen the effects of jet lag. Additionally, two large and luxurious bathrooms with separate changing and lavatory areas offer enhanced personal space and storage. The eight large ergonomic First Class seats measure 6’9” and are 2’7” in width, offering guests ultimate comfort for a world-class travel experience. Business Class is also located on the upper deck with seats featuring improved functionality, more storage, and power compatible with all worldwide connections.
Situated main deck forward, Premium Economy Class has 52 seats, which offer more private space and up to 50 percent more legroom compared to Economy. Premium Economy guests also enjoy a generous baggage allowance with two pieces of luggage up to 51 lbs. each. Guests are also greeted with a welcome beverage and amenity kit, as well as inflight meals presented on printed menu cards and served on fine chinaware. Economy Class seats are located on both decks, with each of the 371 seats featuring a seatback IFE screens and ergonomic seats designed with a slimmer seatback, adding an extra two inches of personal space per passenger.