Wednesday, July 10, 2013

► FRANCE: Equatorial Congo Airlines has begun a weekly Pointe Noire - Paris CDG service.

Equatorial Airlines CongoBrazzaville-based carrier Equatorial Congo Airlines, better known as EC Air Congo (LC), on June 29, launched a weekly service connecting the Congolese petroleum hub of Pointe Noire with Paris CDG using a B757-200. EC Air also connects Brazzaville with the French capital.

EC Air Congo (LC): Pointe Noire - Paris CDG
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  • LC42 CDG 1230 - 1920 PNR 752 6
  • LC41 PNR 0910 - 1800 CDG 752 7
Source [EC Air]

Formed by the Congolese (Brazzaville) government in 2011 as a means of improving the country's dubious safety record, EC Air is able to serve Europe by virtue of the fact that its fleet, two B737-300s and a B757-200, is registered, operated and maintained by Geneva-based VIP business carrier, PrivatAir (PTI).