Chongqing and Paris non stop on Hainan Airlines

Chongqing to Paris will be a new non stop route starting on December 19 by China based Hainan Airlines.

The service is the third non-stop flight fly from Chongqing to Europe after Hainan Airlines’ ChongqingRome. The airline will operate a Boeing 787 Dreamliner on the new route with two round-trip flights per week. Hainan Airlines flight HU717, the inaugurate flight of the carrier’s new ChongqingParis service, took off from Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport at 1:30 am on December 19 Beijing time, and successfully landed at Zurich Airport the same day, at 6:20 am local time.










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