Europe Airpost (Paris-CDG) is joining the list of airlines operating Boeing 737 aircraft across the Atlantic Ocean. According to Dublin Airport, Europe Airpost will operate a new nonstop scheduled summer service between Dublin and Halifax, Novia Scotia this summer. The new route will operate from the beginning of July until mid September.
Europe Airpost, which is the French subsidiary of Dublin-based ASL Aviation Group, has an existing charter operation at Dublin Airport, but the new weekly Halifax service will be its first scheduled service from Dublin. The company has been operating at Dublin Airport since 2010 and is the only charter airline that has an aircraft based year-round in Ireland. Europe Airpost’s new route will operate weekly from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Dublin and then continue to Halifax, Novia Scotia with a Boeing 737-700 aircraft.
The new service will operate weekly from July 9 until September 11 with flights departing Dublin on Thursdays and from Halifax on Fridays. The schedule for the new routes is as follows: Dublin/Halifax Thursday: Departs from Dublin 2:25 p.m. – Arrives in Halifax 4:45 p.m. Friday: Departs from Halifax 10:15 a.m. – Arrives in Dublin 8:05 p.m. All times specified are local and subject to government approval. The flights will be operated by a Boeing 737-700, configured in a two-class lay-out, with a capacity of 130 seats: 16 in Premium class and 114 in Economy class.
Copyright Photo: Michael Kelly/AirlinersGallery.com. Boeing 737-73V F-GZTC (msn 32414) departs from Dublin.
Europe Airpost (formerly L’ Aeropostale) (Paris-CDG) in December announced the launch of a series of scheduled flights departing from Paris (Charles de Gaulle) to Glasgow and Halifax Stanfield International Airport during the 2014 summer season.
The flights will operate weekly between July 4 and August 29, 2014.
The schedule for the new routes is as follows:
Departs from Paris-CDG 1:00 p.m. – Arrives in Glasgow 1:40 p.m.
Departs from Glasgow 2:30 p.m. – Arrives in Halifax 5:00 p.m.
Departs from Halifax 10:00 a.m. – Arrives in Glasgow 8:00 p.m.
Departs from Glasgow 8:50 p.m. – Arrives in Paris-CDG 11:30 p.m.
All times specified are local and subject to government approval.
The flights will be carried out with a Boeing 737-700, configured in a two-class lay-out, with a capacity of 128 seats: 24 in Premium Economy class and 104 in Economy class.
Europe Airpost, a member of the international ASL Aviation Group, is one of the top French airlines. Europe Airpost is a unique airline with dual activities: passenger and freight.
Europe Airpost celebrated its 13th anniversary in 2013. The airline has around 600 employees and operates a fleet comprising 18 Boeing 737 aircraft. It annually transports 650,000 passengers and posts a turnover of 236 million euros.The airline reports quality of service standards among the highest in the market, with regularity rates of 100% and punctuality departure within 15 minutes rates of 95.4% for the passenger activity.
Copyright Photo: Ton Jochems/AirlinersGallery.com. Boeing 737-73V F-GZTC (msn 32414) holds short of the runway at Palma de Mallorca. Europe Airpost is an unique airline. The carrier operates mail and cargo flights for the French postal service (hence the name) during the night and scheduled and charter passenger flights for other airlines and tour operators during the day with its fleet of convertible Boeing 737-300s.