Air China Begins Beijing-Washington Dulles Service
Air China announced the launch of new, non-stop service between Beijing and Washington Dulles International Airport. The service operates four times a week, using Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.
Flights depart Washington Dulles at 5:00 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, and arrive at Beijing Capital International Airport at 6:40 p.m. the following day. Flights from Beijing to Washington Dulles depart at 12:45 p.m., also on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, and arrive at 2:35 p.m. the same day.
Air China’s 777-300ERs are configured with three classes, with eight lie-flat seats in first-class, 42 lie-flat seats in business class, and 261 seats in economy. Seats in first class have a width of 23” and a pitch of 80”, while business-class seats have a pitch of 60” and a width of 23″.
Washington Dulles is Air China’s seventh destination in North America, after Los Angeles, San Francisco, Houston, Honolulu, Vancouver, and New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.
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