This week it has been announced that Etihad Airways will be sending their Airbus A350-1000XWBs to Paris, France.
This article will cover the details surrounding Etihad sending their Airbus A350-1000XWBs on their busy Paris route.
Etihad Airways’ A350 to Paris
As per data from AeroRoutes, Etihad Airways from July 2023, will be utilising their Airbus A350-1000XWBs on their Paris route.
Initially from July, Etihad will be operating their Airbus A350 on four out of seven weekly flights to Paris before eventually increasing to daily from September 18 till the end of the summer season.
From July 15 through to September 17, Etihad will be operating their Airbus A350-1000XWBs to Paris’ Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) alongside the carriers Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays at present, the fourth day is still yet to be confirmed.
Then from September 18 through October 28, Etihad will operate the Airbus A350 on a daily basis.
The flight numbers in question is EY031 which departs from Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) at 02.25 a.m. local time and arrives at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) at 07.45 a.m. local time.
The return flight EY032 will leave Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) at 10.25 a.m. local time and arrive back at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) at 19.00 p.m. local time.
It is expected that Etihad will continue to operate their Airbus A350 throughout their Winter 2023 season, once again alongside their Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners.
Currently, Etihad has a total of five Airbus A350-1000XWBs which all have a total of 371 seats, broken down as 44 business class and 327 economy class seats. The Middle Eastern carrier is due a further 15 of the type for an eventual total of 20 in their fleet.