As of June 26th 2006, Air France will add 2 daily flights to its previous schedule offering from Riyadh to Paris 7 weekly flights. Flights are operated on board Airbus 319 seating 79 passengers, including a bi-class service, L’Espace Affaires (Business class) with 28 seats and Tempo (Economy class) with 51 seats.
The new summer schedule is as follows:
From Riyadh airport: AF509 Daily Dep 00h50 - Arr 06h25
From Paris Charles de Gaulle airport :Daily AF512 Dep 10h15 - Arr 17h20
Immediate and direct connections from the Hub Paris Charles de Gaulle are available to Europe, Americas, Asia, Africa and to more than 15 destinations in France.
In May 2004, Air France & KLM merged to become the world’s leading airline group by turnover (19.2 billion euros), the Europe’s leading airline group in terms of marketshare and the world’s third airline group in terms of revenue passenger-km.