A ribbon cutting ceremony was held in Paris on 11 December, marking the opening of Xiamen Airlines new three times weekly service between Fuzhou and Paris CDG. The route will face no direct competition. Paris becomes the airline’s second destination in Europe after Amsterdam, a city which it started serving back in July 2015.
- Xiamen Airlines launched a three times weekly service between Fuzhou (FOC) and Paris CDG (CDG) on 11 December, with the French capital becoming the airline’s second destination in Europe after Amsterdam, a city which it started flying to in July 2015. The airline will operate the 9,613-kilometre route using its 787-8s, with the route currently not flown by another carrier.