Air China to launch Beijing-London Gatwick flights in 2012


BEIJING, China – Air China will start offering direct rotations between Beijing and London Gatwick from May 2, 2012. The flights, CA851/2, will be operated on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday with A330-200.

They depart from Beijing at 01:35 and from London Gatwick at 13:15. The new services mean that Air China will operate to both Heathrow and Gatwick airports of London.

By the new services, Air China will not only offer more flight options to the passengers, but also make it easier for passengers to make transfers in Beijing as a hub.