Air China to Launch Chengdu – Frankfurt Service from mid-May 2013

Air China starting 19MAY13 is launching Chengdu – Frankfurt service, its 3rd route to Frankfurt. The Star Alliance member will operate this route three times a week with Airbus A330-200 aircraft. Overall operation to Frankfurt will increases from 21 to 24 weekly. Reservation for this new route opens today (19JAN13).

CA431 CTU0130 – 0610FRA 330 257
CA432 FRA1415 – 0610+1CTU 330 257

On separate note, Shanghai Pu Dong – Frankfurt service will switch from Airbus A340-300 to Airbus A330-200, which sees the end of First Class service.

中国国际航空2013年5月19日起, 开始飞航 成都–法兰克福 航线每周3班, 使用A330-200客机飞航, 订位服务今日开放。 另外, 上海浦东–法兰克福 航线自3月31日起从A340-300改为A330-200飞航。 伴随着机型转换, 头等舱服务将取消。