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Opening of the Casablanca-Beijing line from January 16, 2020
Last updated 2020-02-06 10:14:59.0
Royal Air Maroc connects Morocco to China First direct air route between Morocco and China Three flights per week between Casablanca and Beijing operated by B787-9 Dreamliner As of January 16, Royal Air Maroc will link Mohammed V airport in Casablanca to Beijing-Daxing International Airport. Thanks to this new air route, the national company will connect, for the first time, Morocco to China in less than 13 hours by direct flights operated by B787-9 Dreamliner with a capacity of 302 seats including 26 in business. Three frequencies per week will be offered. Flights from Casablanca will be scheduled every Monday, Thursday and Saturday at 5:00 p.m. (local time) for arrival in Beijing at 11:55 a.m. local time (d + 1). Flights from Beijing will be scheduled every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday at 1:55 p.m. for an arrival in Casablanca at 7:55 p.m. "Royal Air Maroc is proud to offer its passengers direct flight possibilities between Morocco and China. Long-awaited, this new air route will undoubtedly contribute to the development of the destination Morocco with the world's leading tourist emitter market. It will allow us to meet a strong need expressed by economic operators of the two countries and will participate in further strengthening commercial and economic relations between Morocco and China ”, underlines Mr. Hamid ADDOU, President and CEO of Royal Air Maroc. First destination to China, the new line strengthens the company's network in Asia. Royal Air Maroc operates direct air links between the Kingdom and four other countries on the Asian continent, namely Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Qatar and Jordan.