Air France has celebrated 60 for the Paris-Mexico route for years
These days, Air France has celebrated 60 years for the Paris-Mexico route. In 1952, the French airline made the first flight to the capital of Mexico and inaugurated a new route around the globe.
The courses have been operated over time with Constellation, Boeing 747 or Concorde aircraft, and currently with Boeing 777-200ER. After 60 for years, Air France operates 4 daily flights on the Paris-Mexico route in the summer season.
In 1952 34 people were transported, and the flight took 30 hours and with 3 stops. In 2012, a direct flight from Paris to Mexico takes 11.30 hours and about 280 can be carried by people on an 777-200ER.