Air France New Cabins Take Off to Montreal

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Since February 6, 2017, Air France customers flying to Montreal (Canada) from Paris-Charles de Gaulle have been enjoying the comfort of the latest long-haul travel cabins.

Air-France-Business-Class-777-16The 4 or 5 weekly flights are operated by Boeing 777-200 with 28 seats in the Business cabin, for service excellence in the sky, 24 fully redesigned seats in the Premium Economy cabin and 260 seats in the Economy cabin.

Air France offers a second daily flight to Montreal operated by Boeing 777-300 with 381 seats.

Schedule of flights operated with the new travel cabins (in local time) in winter 2016-2017:

AF342: leaves Paris-Charles de Gaulle at 16:00, arrives in Montreal at 17:50;
AF345: leaves Montréal at 21:45, arrives at Paris-Charles de Gaulle at 10:30 the following day.

Flights operated on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Air France’s best cabins

On board the Boeing 777 to Montreal, passengers enjoy service excellence in the sky in the Business cabin and completely redesigned seats in the Premium Economy and Economy cabins.

In the Business cabin, the seat adapts to the shape of each individual, from seating position to a real 2-metre long bed. At the heart of the curved structure, each passenger creates their own space, enveloping and protective, according to their desires. The seat’s soft foam is designed to offer impeccable quality of sleep. The soft duvet and XXL-sized feather down pillow have also been designed with the passenger’s optimum sleeping comfort in mind. Each passenger also has a 16-inch (41 cm) wide HD touch screen.

In Premium Economy, customers enjoy new, softer seat cushions and a footrest with multiple positions, further improving the comfort in this cabin. In Economy, the new seat has been entirely redesigned, with additional legroom, new seat cushions, softer headrests and a wider tray table etc. There are also new features such as electric sockets and headphone holders. As far as inflight entertainment is concerned, the HD touch screens are considerably larger: 12 inches in Premium Economy and 9 inches in Economy. With movies, games and music, there are more than 1,000 hours of programmes available on demand.

The Air France Dreamliner between Paris and Montreal

On May 1st, 2017, Air France will start operating a daily flight between Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Montreal with the second of its Boeing 787 (flight AF344 and AF345). Montreal will be the first transatlantic destination served by this new generation aircraft.

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Behind its skyscraper skyline, Montreal, the second largest French-speaking city in the world, hides cosy and charming neighbourhoods just waiting to be discovered. With paved alleyways and glass buildings, Montreal is both busy and calm, noisy and relaxing. It offers a diversity of scenery and atmospheres, with its red brick Victorian houses, the special atmosphere of the “Village” and the trendy streets of the Plateau-Mont-Royal. In 2017, Montreal is celebrating its 375th anniversary!

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