China Southern Airlines launched new flight routes between Tbilisi and Beijing. The airlines took a decision on air connection between capital cities of China and Georgia after active negotiations with the Georgian Civil Aviation Agency. The first plane Urumqi-Beijing-Tbilisi landed at the Tbilisi airport on 23 September, reports Georgia Online Information Agency.
Flights will operate twice a week, on Tuesdays and Fridays on aircrafts Boeing 737-800. The duration is around 10 hours. The flights depart from Tbilisi at 23.00 and arrive in Beijing at 12.35. The return flight from Beijing will be at 14.55 with arrival time in Tbilisi at 21.45.