A non-stop charter flight linking Hefei and Moscow will officially start service on June 20. It is the first intercontinental non-stop flight route opened by Hefei Xinqiao International Airport to Moscow, capital of Russia.
In the initial stage, the flight between Hefei and Moscow will be served on Thursday weekly. More planes will be added to the service gradually according to market demand.
The flight duration to Moscow is eight hours: taking off at 14:30 and arrives at 17:00 Moscow time on the same day. The return flight takes off at 23:00 Moscow time and arrived at Hefei Xinqiao International Airport at 12:30 the next day.
It is learned the carrier is a Boeing 777-200 dual-aisle wide-body passenger aircraft that has 360 seats in the economy class cabin and 12 seats in the business class cabin.
Translated by Wang Jiwan