**This a follow up article to the LIVE coverage of the Lufthansa A380 inaugural flight to JFK**

On Tuesday, Shashank Nigam from Simpliflying called me and asked “What are you doing this weekend?” Knowing him, I knew that was probably trouble! Apparently Lufthansa was going to be flying the Airbus A380 from Frankfurt to JFK for the first time on Monday, SimpliFlying was invited, and the press group was leaving on Saturday. While I love to travel, this was very last minute, but given the opportunity, I said yes, of course. I didn’t realize, just how incredible this opportunity would be.

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I just landed in Frankfurt, Germany. Why am I here?  To fly to JFK.  Makes sense, right?  :-) Lufthansa is flying the Airbus A380 from Frankfurt to JFK on Monday morning, and I’m going as part of their press trip, representing SimpliFlying.  The plane is double decker the entire length of the plane, and looks incredible inside, with features such as low noise, a bar, circulated air that helps with jet lag and more.  Below are my photos and tweets.  I’ll be blogging more over on SimpliFlying, but wanted to post some things here as well.  Check back for more!

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