Irma update: Air France to operate additional flight

Irma update: Air France to operate additional flight

Service between Pointe-À-Pitre And Paris-Orly leaves Guadeloupe on 14 September

Service between Pointe-À-Pitre And Paris-Orly leaves Guadeloupe on 14 September

Air France is continuing its efforts to combat the devastation caused by hurricane Irma and will be operating an additional flight from Pointe-à-Pitre in Guadeloupe to Paris-Orly.

The service will run on Thursday 14 September 2017 to assist the repatriation to mainland France of those affected by the disaster in Saint Martin and Saint-Barthélemy.

This additional flight AF4191 operated by a B777-300 with a capacity of 468 seats will take off from Pointe-à-Pitre at 7:45pm (local time) and will arrive at Paris-Orly at 9:40 am local time the next day, at a special one-way fare starting at €264 including tax.

Currently, all Air France flights to and from Saint Martin Juliana Airport (SXM) have been cancelled until further notice. Commercial measures have been implemented for passengers with a ticket to or from Saint Martin Juliana (SXM) and a dedicated phone line has been set up for all affected customers in Saint Martin and Saint-Barthélemy at +33 (0) 1 55 69 80 89.

In addition, Air France Cargo is currently collaborating with the French interior minister to help send equipment to the region. A special Air France cargo flight will take off tomorrow evening from Paris-Charles de Gaulle to Pointe-a-Pitre.

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