Friday, September 18, 2009
Air France has officially revealed major capacity changes to its long haul route network for the IATA Winter 09-10 season. The main highlights are as follows:
YUL - frequencies reduced from 3 to 2 daily flights.
GRU - frequencies reduced from double daily to 12 weekly i.e. 5 weekly A 332s + 2 weekly B 773ERs + 5 weekly B 772ERs.
DKR - capacity increased to daily B 773ERs.
KIX - capacity reduced from daily B 773ERs to 3 weekly B 772ERs + 4 weekly B 773ERs.
Air France has officially confirmed that it has increased its flights to PHC-Port Harcourt, Nigeria effective immediately. Currently, 4 weekly nonstop flights are flown using A 319LRs, however this has been been increased to daily services using the same aircraft type. This is a major oil route as PHC is the oil capital of Nigeria.