Air France NW20 Intercontinental network changes as of 20AUG20

Air France this week filed changes to its planned Inter-continental service during Northern winter 2020/21 season, effective from 25OCT20 to 27MAR21. Frequency and aircraft changes listed below is based on comparison of GDS schedules as of 20AUG20 vs OAG schedules as of 16AUG20.

Prior to this week’s update, previous listing was default schedule prior to COVID19 impact. This week’s update also sees the removal of Airbus A340-300 schedule in Northern winter season. As usual, the summary only covers routes with aircraft or frequency changes, or cancellations. Certain routes are not listed below as there are no changes, compared to previous listing.

Additional changes will be filed in the next few weeks.

Paris CDG – Abuja – N’Djamena – Paris CDG 2 weekly A330-200 operates until 01JAN21
Paris CDG – Accra – Ouagadougou – Paris CDG
Reduce from 4 to 3 weekly, A330-200 operating
Paris CDG – Antananarivo Reduce from 4 to 3 weekly, 777-200ER operating
Paris CDG – Atlanta
AF682/681 777-200ER replaces -300ER
AF688/689 Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly, 777-200ER operating (Overall reduces from 14 to 12 weekly)

Paris CDG – Bamako – Abidjan A350-900XWB replaces 777-200ER, 1 daily
Paris CDG – Bangalore Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly, 777-200ER operating
Paris CDG – Bangkok
Reduce from 7 weekly to following, 777-300ER operating
25OCT20 – 02DEC20 3 weekly
eff 03DEC20 5 weekly

Paris CDG – Beijing Capital Reduce from 10 weekly to following, 777-200ER operating
25OCT20 – 15NOV20 3 weekly
16NOV20 – 29NOV20 5 weekly
30NOV20 – 13DEC20 6 weekly
eff 14DEC20 7 weekly

Paris CDG – Beirut
787-9 replaces 777-300ER, 1 daily
Paris CDG – Bogota Reduce from 7 weekly to following, 787-9 operating
25OCT20 – 15DEC20 3 weekly
eff 16DEC20 5 weekly

Paris CDG – Boston 787-9 replaces 777-200ER, 1 daily
Paris CDG – Brazzaville – Kinshasa – Paris CDG Reduce from 4 to 3 weekly, A330-200 operating (AF736 replaces AF716)
Paris CDG – Buenos Aires Ezeiza 787-9 replaces 777-200ER, frequency reduces from 7 weekly to following
25OCT20 – 13DEC20 3 weekly
eff 14DEC20 5 weekly

Paris CDG – Cairo 5 weekly A350-900XWB replaces 7 weekly 777-200ER
Paris CDG – Conakry – Nouakchott – Paris CDG 2 weekly routing cancelled, previously scheduled with A340-300
Paris CDG – Cotonou Reduce from 5 to 4 weekly, A330-200 operating
Paris CDG – Delhi Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly, 777-300ER operating
Paris CDG – Detroit Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly, 787-9 operating
Paris CDG – Djibouti A330-200 replaces A340-300, 1 weekly
Paris CDG – Douala – Malabo Reduce from 5 to 4 weekly, A330-200 operating
Paris CDG – Dubai Reduce from 10 to 7 weekly, 777-200ER operating (This route was served 12 weekly in W19)
Paris CDG – Freetown – Conakry – Paris CDG A330-200 replaces A340-300, reduce from 3 to 2 weekly
Paris CDG – Fortaleza 787-9 replaces 777-200ER, 3 weekly
Paris CDG – Havana Reduce from 7 weekly to following, 777-300ER operating
25OCT20 – 13DEC20 3 weekly
eff 14DEC20 6 weekly

Paris CDG – Ho Chi Minh City
A350-900XWB replaces 777-300ER, 3 weekly
Paris CDG – Hong Kong
787-9 replaces 777-300ER for entire winter season. Frequency reduction from 7 weekly to following during October – December
25OCT20 – 15NOV20 5 weekly
16NOV20 – 06DEC20 6 weekly

Paris CDG – Houston
Frequency variation, A330-200 operating
25OCT20 – 10JAN21 Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly
11JAN21 – 14FEB21 Reduce from 6 to 3 weekly
eff 15FEB21 Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly
 
Paris CDG – Lagos
Reduce from 7 to 4 weekly, 777-200ER replaces A330-200 (aircraft changes in effect until 07FEB21)
Paris CDG – Lima
Reduce from 5 to 3 weekly, 777-300ER operating
Paris CDG – Lome
Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly, A330-200 operating
Paris CDG – Montreal
777-200ER replaces -300ER for entire winter season. Frequency variation as follows
25OCT20 – 13DEC20 11 weekly (No adjustment)
14DEC20 – 03JAN21 14 weekly (No adjustment)
eff 04JAN21 Reduce from 13-14 weekly to 12 weekly (11 weekly from 13JAN21)

Paris CDG – Mumbai
Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly, 777-300ER operating
Paris CDG – N’Djamena – Abuja – Paris CDG Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly, A330-200 operating
Paris CDG – Nairobi Reduce from 5 to 4 weekly, 787-9 operating
Paris CDG – New York JFK Reduce from 5 to 4 daily, 777-200ER/-300ER operating
Paris CDG – Niamey – Cotonou 1 weekly routing with A330-200 cancelled
Paris CDG – Nouakchott – Conakry 4 weekly 777-200ER, replacing 2 weekly each Paris CDG – Nouakchott – Conakry – Paris CDG and opposite routing
Paris CDG – Osaka Kansai Reduce from 6 to 3 weekly, 777-200ER replaces 787-9
Paris CDG – Ouagadougou – Accra – Paris CDG Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly, A330-200 operating
Paris CDG – Panama City Reduce from 7 to 4 weekly, 777-200ER replaces 787-9 from 16NOV20
Paris CDG – Punta Cana Various frequency reduction, 777-300ER operating
25OCT20 – 13DEC20 Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly
eff 14DEC20 Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly

Paris CDG – Punta Cana – Santo Domingo – Paris CDG Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly, 777-300ER operating (No operation 18DEC20 – 15FEB20. 3rd weekly resumes from 02MAR21)
Paris CDG – Rio de Janeiro Galeao Reduce from 10 weekly 777-300ER/787-9 to following
25OCT20 – 17DEC20 5 weekly 777-200ER/-300ER
eff 18DEC20 7 weekly 777-300ER

Paris CDG – St. Maarten
Planned A330-200 replacing A340-300 remains unchanged. Frequency variation as follows
25OCT20 – 10DEC20 Reduce from 6 to 5 weekly (Previously plan: 7 weekly)
eff 11DEC20 Planned Increase from 6 to 7 weekly unchanged

Paris CDG – San Francisco
11JAN21 – 14FEB21 Reduce from 7 to 6 weekly, 777-200ER operating
Paris CDG – San Jose (Costa Rica) 777-200ER replaces -300ER, 3 weekly (Planned 4th weekly from 25NOV20 cancelled)
Paris CDG – Santiago de Chile
777-300ER operating, reduce from 7 weekly to following during October – December
25OCT20 – 16NOV20 3 weekly
17NOV20 – 13DEC20 5 weekly

Paris CDG – Santo Domingo
3 weekly 777-200ER terminator service during 15DEC20 – 25FEB21 cancelled
Paris CDG – Sao Paulo Guarulhos
Reduce from 2 daily 777-200ER/-300ER to following
25OCT20 – 03JAN21 1 daily A350-900XWB
eff 04JAN21 1 daily A350 and 3 weekly 777-200ER

Paris CDG – Seattle 3 weekly 777-200ER cancelled in NW20
Paris CDG – Seoul Incheon
Reduce from 7 weekly to following, A350-900XWB operating
25OCT20 – 17NOV20 4 weekly
eff 19NOV20 5 weekly

Paris CDG – Shanghai Pu Dong
Reduce from 13 to 7 weekly. Planned AF116/111 777-300ER replaces A380 unchanged
Paris CDG – Singapore
787-9 replaces 777-300ER, 1 daily
Paris CDG – Tokyo Haneda
Reduce from 14 weekly to following, 777-200/-300ER operating
25OCT20 – 16NOV20 5 weekly
17NOV20 – 24NOV20 6 weekly
eff 25NOV20 7 weekly

Paris CDG – Toronto Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly, A350-900XWB operating
Paris CDG – Vancouver
3 weekly 777-200ER cancelled in NW20
Paris CDG – Washington Dulles
Reduce from 11 weekly to following, 777-300ER operating
25OCT20 – 15NOV20 6 weekly
16NOV20 – 10JAN21 7 weekly
11JAN21 – 14FEB21 6 weekly
eff 15FEB21 7 weekly

Paris CDG – Yaounde Nonstop terminator service (AF900/901) reduces from 3 to 2 weekly, A330-200 operating
Paris Orly – Fort-de-France Service operates up to 12 weekly, instead of 14 weekly

Previously reported changes:
Paris CDG – Abidjan 777-300ER replaces A380, 1 daily
Paris CDG – Cape Town
eff 25OCT20 A350-900XWB replaces 777-200ER, 4 weekly (5th weekly from 15DEC20 to 06JAN21)
Paris CDG – Johannesburg 777-300ER replaces A380, 1 daily
Paris CDG – Los Angeles AF066/065 777-300ER replaces A380, 1 daily
Paris CDG – Miami 777-300ER replaces A380, 1 daily