Published on : Thursday, March 16, 2017
The northeastern Chinese city of Harbin and Paris in France will be connected by a new air route starting Match 30th, China’s Xinhua news agency reported. This new flight between will cut the travel time by hours between the two destinations.
The flight will take 14 hours, slashing the current travel time between Harbin and Paris, which require a transfer in Beijing or Shanghai and take 16 or 19 hours.
The flight will be operated by Russia’s Ural Airlines. It will be a round-trip flight with an Airbus A320.
The round-trip flight will ply the route once a week, and will stop in the Russian city of Ekaterinburg, according to Harbin Taiping International Airport.
The Paris-bound flight will leave from Harbin, capital of China’s Heilongjiang Province, at around 1 am every Thursday, and return to Harbin a hour after its arrival in Paris.
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