Paris - Wuhan with Air France
From April 12, Air France will begin honoring the Paris - Wuhan route. The French airline is the first to operate direct flights between Wuhan, China's Hubei province, and Europe.
This new race, scheduled three times a week, will be operated with 777-200ER Boeing - Airplanes configured in 3 classes and with a capacity of 309 seats: 35 at Business class, 24 at Premium Voyageur and 250 at Voyageur / Economy.
Paris - Wuhan Race Schedule, starting with 12 April 2012:
Paris-CDG - Wuhan: AF NOW - Departure at 16: 20 - Arrival in Wuhan the next day at 08: 55 - on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Wuhan - Paris-CDG: AF NOW - Departure at 11: 30 - Arrive on Paris-CDG on the same day at 17: 00 - Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
The race to Wuhan was announced as early as November 5, during the signing ceremony of a cooperation agreement between Air France and Wuhan Municipality.
With the new destination, Air France is consolidating its position in mainland China, in a growing market. In Europe, the Air France - KLM Group has the largest portfolio of destinations in Greater China (China, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan).