Air Tianjin officially announced that it will open two intercontinental routes from Tianjin to Moscow, and from Chongqing to Moscow on 7-8 June 2017. On June 7, the Chongqing/Moscow route’s inaugural flight will be flight GS7941 taking off from Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport at 9:40 and arriving in Moscow around 13:30 local time. The non-stop Chongqing/Moscow service will fly twice a week on Wednesday and Saturday. Flight GS7942 will leave Moscow at 14:30 local time on Thursday and Sunday, arriving in Chongqing at 4:00 the next day.
On June 8, the Tianjin/Moscow route’s inaugural flight will be flight GS7955 taking off from Tianjin Binhai International Airport at 9:20 hrs and arrival in Moscow around 12:35. The non-stop Tianjin/Moscow service will fly twice times a week on Thursday and Sunday. Flight GS7956 will leave Moscow at 16:50 local time on Wednesday and Saturday and arrive in Tianjin at 5:20 the next day.
The Airbus A330 Dreamliner will be used to fly on these two routes providing 18 business class and 242 economy class seats, which can bear 260 passengers.