Latest Flight Information in March 2009
2009-08-13

European Routes:

Beijing - Moscow route: CA993/CA994

Beginning March 29, 2009, Air China opened flight service between Beijing and Moscow. The weekly Boeing B767 flights operate on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Flights from Beijing depart at 16:40, and arrive in Moscow at 21:00 local time. Return flights from Moscow depart at 22:20 local time, and arrive in Beijing the following day at 10:00.

Beijing - Sao Paulo route via Madrid: CA907/CA908

Beginning March 29, 2009, Air China flights between Beijing and Madrid were extended to Sao Paulo. The weekly Airbus A330 flights operate on Thursdays and Sundays. Flights depart from Beijing at 01:00, and arrive in Madrid at 07:40 local time; flights depart from Madrid at 9:20 local time, and arrive in Sao Paulo at 15:20 local time. Return flights from Sao Paulo depart at 20:30 local time, and arrive in Madrid at 11:45 local time the following day; flights depart from Madrid at 13:00 local time the following day, and arrive in Beijing on the third day at 07:05.

Pudong - Paris route via Beijing: CA933/CA934

Beginning March 29, 2009, Air China increased the number of flights between Pudong and Paris via Beijing. Weekly Airbus A340 flights were increased from the original six flights per week (daily except Friday) to daily flights. Flights depart from Pudong at 09:25, and arrive in Beijing at 11:50; flights depart from Beijing at 13:30, and arrive in Paris at 18:40. Return flights from Paris depart at 20:20 local time, and arrive in Beijing at 12:25 the following day; flights depart from Beijing at 13:55 the following day, and arrive in Paris at 16:05 the following day.

Beijing ĘC Paris route: CA963/CA964

Beginning March 29, 2009, Air China increased the number of flights between Beijing and Paris. Airbus A330 flights were increased from the original once weekly Friday flight to three flights per week - Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Flights on Fridays depart from Beijing and arrive in Athens via Paris; flights on Wednesdays and Sundays will fly directly from Beijing to Paris. Flights will depart from Beijing at 02:00, and arrive in Paris at 07:15 local time. Return flights from Paris will depart at 13:10 local time, and arrive in Beijing the following day at 05:15.

Asia-Pacific routes

Beijing - Jakarta route via Xiamen: CA977/CA978

Beginning March 29, 2009, Air China increased the number of Boeing B73G flights between Beijing and Jakarta via Xiamen with flight numbers CA977 / 8 from the original twice weekly (Tuesday and Friday) to three times each week (Tuesday, Friday and Sunday). Flights depart from Beijing at 16:00, and arrive in Xiamen at 18:40; flights depart from Xiamen at 19:40, and arrive in Jakarta at 00:10 local time the following morning. Flight time is 9 hours and 10 minutes. Return flights depart from Jakarta at 1:10 local time, and arrive in Xiamen at 7:25; flights depart from Xiamen at 8:30, and arrive in Beijing at 11:05. Flight time is 8 hours and 55 minutes.

Chengdu - Kathmandu route via Lhasa: CA407/CA408

Beginning March 29, 2009, Air China increased the number of Airbus 319 flights between Chengdu and Kathmandu with flight numbers CA407 / 8 from the original twice weekly (Tuesday and Saturday) to four flights per week (Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday). Flights depart from Chengdu at 07:40, and arrive in Lhasa at 09:45; flights depart from Lhasa at 10:40, and arrive in Kathmandu at 09:45 local time. Flight time is 4 hours and 5 minutes. Return flights depart from Kathmandu at 10:45 local time, and arrive in Lhasa at 14:05; flights depart from Lhasa at 15:00, and arrive in Chengdu at 16:50 local time. Flight time is 4 hours and 5 minutes.

Beijing ĘC Kuala Lumpur route: CA971/CA972

Beginning March 30, 2009, the time schedule for Air China flights from Beijing to Kuala Lumpur with flight numbers CA971 / 2 has been changed. Flights will depart from Beijing at 16:25, and arrive in Kuala Lumpur at 22:40. The flight time is 6 hours and 15 minutes. Return flights from Kuala Lumpur will depart at 23:40 local time, and arrive in Beijing at 6:00 the following day. The flight time is 6 hours and 20 minutes.

Beijing - Karachi route via Chengdu: CA945/CA946

From March 30, 2009, Air China flights with flight numbers CA945 / 6 have undergone service modifications. The original Beijing - Urumqi - Karachi route has been changed to Beijing - Chengdu - Karachi route. There are two Boeing B757 flights per week (Monday and Thursday). Flights depart from Beijing at 16:30, and arrive in Chengdu at 19:10; flights depart from Chengdu at 20:10, and arrive in Karachi at 23:50. Flight time is 10 hours and 20 minutes. Return flights from Karachi depart at 0:50 local time, and arrive in Chengdu at 09:30; flights depart from Chengdu at 10:30, and arrive in Beijing at 13:00. Flight time is 9 hours and 10 minutes.

In the event of any changes, the information provided at the actual time of booking will be assumed as accurate.