Paris Orly-based long-haul, low-cost startup French Blue launched its first flight from Paris Orly to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Sept. 10. The Caribbean Journal reported the 3X-weekly service should transport around 230,000 passengers each year between Paris and Punta Cana. The company took delivery of its first aircraft, a new Airbus A330-300, on June 8. The A330 is configured with 378 leather seats, manufactured by German firm Zim, in a two-class layout. It is equipped with ...

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