For the new Boeing 747-8 freighter to be certified, it must go through an array of tests. The water safety test is one of the many requirements it has to fulfil. "We do the water spray test so we can tell whether or not – if an airplane is going through standing water – the water actually gets ingested into the engines because that would be bad", says 747-8 flight test manager Andy Hammer. Find out more on http://www.lufthansa.com/ Follow Lufthansa on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/lufthansa Google+ https://plus.google.com/103784302321147335749 Twitter https://twitter.com/lufthansa Instagram https://instagram.com/lufthansa/ Foursquare https://de.foursquare.com/lufthansa See more Lufthansa videos in these playlists: Get inspired by travel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HhUCsY4bM4&list=PL_klSsc1II1ocHv9CHY-zyJNUPxdcGI6Y Watch the Lufthansa TV spots: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IQ0Wyj1uY5Q&list=PL0221ADCBB57C66C3 Learn about A380: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKlDV9Ljba0&list=PL8B49566361FDDCBC Lufthansa is more than an airline. It is travel adventures, takeoff & landing excitement, a huge airplane fleet, Airbus and Boeing jets and all-round airport action – the whole world of travel. Deutsche Lufthansa AG is a German airline with operations all over the world. Operating its airplane fleet through the airline group of Lufthansa Passage Airlines, Austrian Airlines, SWISS, Eurowings and other affiliates, Lufthansa offers the biggest worldwide flight route network. With Lufthansa, you’ll not only experience excellent service, you’ll also benefit from Europe’s largest airplane fleet, including jumbo jets like the Boeing 747-8 or the Airbus A380. Visit our YouTube channel for the best Lufthansa commercial, cockpit view videos, pilot interviews and exciting travel tips! Lufthansa. Nonstop you.