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Air service launched between Wuhan, Istanbul

Source: hubei.gov.cn 05/29/2019 17:05:54
 
On May 29, the maiden flight linking Wuhan with Istanbul, Turkey, was launched by China Southern at the Wuhan Tianhe International Airport, marking the first air service between central China and Turkey.
 
According to the air company, the Wuhan-Istanbul route will be available on every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, three times a week. With flight number CZ8341 and flight time of about 10 hours and 20 minutes, the plane departs Wuhan at 15:40 Beijing time and arrives at the Ataturk International Airport at 21:00 local time; with flight number CZ8342 and flight time of about 9 hours, the plane will return to Wuhan at 23:20 local time, and arrived at 13:20 Beijing time of the next day.
 
At present, China Southern is able to provide air services to 47 domestic and 16 international and regional cities from Wuhan, including six international cities like Moscow, San Francisco, Rome, Dubai, London and Istanbul. And In July, the air route linking Wuhan and New York is expected to open. (hubei.gov.cn by Ruan Xinqi)