XL Airways France Nantes to Fort-de-France
XL Airways France commenced flights between Nantes and Fort-de-France on 9 January. The carrier will operate the 6,523-kilometre route bi-weekly, with departures occurring every other Tuesday from the French city. This service becomes Nantes’ second transatlantic operation, with Air Transat offering a summer seasonal service from Montreal.
- XL Airways France commenced flights between Nantes (NTE) and Fort-de-France (FDF) on 9 January, a service which originates at Paris CDG. The carrier will operate the 6,523-kilometre sector bi-weekly, with departures from the French airport occurring every other Tuesday. Flights, which will be operated by the carrier’s A330-200s, are scheduled to depart from Nantes at 17:20, with the aircraft having touched down from CDG at 16:10. The flight then arrives into the Caribbean airport at 21:00 local time. Flightradar24.com data shows that the first service on this non-competed route departed 47 minutes late from Nantes. This becomes the second transatlantic link from the regional French city, with Air Transat already offering a summer seasonal service from Montreal.