Air France landed in Brasilia, Brazil (video)
Starting with 31 in March 2014, Air France has started operating flights to Brasilia, Brazil's third destination. Brasilia is the federal capital of Brazil and the headquarters of the government of the Federal District. The Paris - Brasilia route is honored with 3 weekly flights, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, departing from Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport.
It flies with Boeing 777-200 aircraft configured in three classes: 35 of seats in Business, 24 of seats in Premium Economy and 250 of seats in Economy.
Operational program on the Paris - Brasilia route:
AF520 CDG 13: 30 - 19: 10 BSB 772 - Monday, Wednesday and Friday
AF515 BSB 22: 55 - 14: 20 + 1 CDG 772 - Monday, Wednesday and Friday
On this route, Air France has no competition, but still flies Tap Portugal to Brasilia departing from Lisbon.
We also did a simulation on the route Bucharest - Brasilia, for October, and the fares start from 793 EUR.
The Mané Garrincha stadium in Brasilia will be one of the 12 stadiums where the FIFA World Cup 2014 matches will take place.