Chinese carrier Xiamen Airlines today (11 December) started a new direct three-weekly route connecting Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and Fuzhou Changle International Airport.
The 13 hours and 25 minutes flight will operate every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday, and is operated utilising a Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
This route also extends Xiamen Airlines network to nine European cities that also includes London, Athens, Prague, Madrid and Barcelona through interline cooperation with fellow SkyTeam alliance members Air France, Czech Airlines and others.
Since 2015, Xiamen Airlines has launched new intercontinental routes connecting Europe, North America and Oceania. From Xiamen and Fuzhou, passengers can seamlessly travel to destinations in Greater China area, Southeast and Northeast Asia.