New Nonstop Service between Houston and BeijingFriday, July 12, 2013
Air China, the exclusive national flag carrier for China, has launched four weekly nonstop services between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston (IAH).
New Boeing 777-300ERs will be used for the Beijing-Houston direct service, which will start with four flights a week. With the launch of the nonstop service, Houston becomes Air China’s fifth gateway in North America, joining Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Vancouver. Air China will operate inside Terminal D at George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Houston’s gateway for all foreign carriers.
The chart below outlines the new service schedule.
|CA 996||Houston-Beijing||01:00||04:50 +1||Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun|
|CA 995||Beijing-Houston||15:00||15:40||Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun|
NOTES: All times are local. “+1” stands for next-day arrival.