Alitalia has officially announced that it will be launching new nonstop services to PEK-Beijing, China effective 18JUL16.
The flights will be operated nonstop from its primary hub base i.e. FCO-Rome airport using an Airbus A330-200 four times per week. The schedule is as follows:
AZ 790 Dep FCO 1420 Arr PEK 0620+1
AZ 791 Dep PEK 0915 Arr FCO 1425
It marks a return for AZ into PEK after a 4 year gap. The 2015 P2P demand between PEK and Italy was as follows:
FCO/PEK - 136,000 pax
MXP/PEK - 102,000 pax