XiamenAir’s Dreamliner B787 aircraft starts direct scheduled flights to Sydney from 29 November 2015. The inaugural flight to Sydney departs first from Fuzhou on 29 November and the inaugural flight to Sydney from Xiamen debuts on 5 December 2015.
Tickets are now on sale on XiamenAir’s web-site, through XiamenAir hot-line 95557, travel agents and its sales and ticketing offices.
On 29 November 2015, XiamenAir flight MF807 departs from Fuzhou for Sydney at 10.10 pm, arrives in Sydney on 30 November 2015 at 10.30 am. The outbound flights from Fuzhou are on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.
At 12 pm on 30 November, flight MF808 leaves Sydney for Fuzhou and returns to Fuzhou at 6.20 pm. Flights are on Wednesdays, Fridays and Mondays.
On 5 December 2015, XiamenAir flight MF801 takes off from Xiamen for Sydney at 10.30 pm, arrives in Sydney at 10.30 am on 6 December before leaving Sydney at 12 pm and touching down in Xiamen at 6 pm under MF802.
Outbound flights from Xiamen to Sydney are on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Flights from Sydney to Xiamen are on Thursdays and Sundays.
Sydney will be the third city destination outside China to welcome XiamenAir’s B787 passenger flight services after Amsterdam and Tokyo.
XiamenAir has six B787 passenger jets in its fleet by November 2015. Its fleet of 124 aircraft in November also consists of 17 B737-700, 95 B737-800 and 6 B757-200 passenger jets.