CEO of L'Avion declared a second 757 will arrive this coming Winter to augment capacities on ORY-EWR.
No words about future destinations.When BOS ? When DXB ?
L'AVION Accelerates Growth Plans
NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- L'AVION, the first all business class French airline, announced today, that the performance for its first six months of operations had exceeded projections. As a result of the Company's success, it has decided to expedite its growth plans. Starting within the 2007/2008 winter season, L'AVION will offer a second flight from New York to Paris leaving from Newark Liberty Airport and Orly Sud.
Marc Rochet, CEO of L'AVION said, "We are delighted that L'AVION's first six months of operations exceeded our projections. As a result, due to this strong demand, we have decided to add a second plane to our fleet that will double our New York -- Paris flight route starting this coming winter. L'AVION will rank #2 in terms of weekly available business seats between New York and Paris."
|Quoting FoxXray (Reply 2):|
it seems that l'Avion is doing well with 78% of load factor, it is pretty good for a 6 month airline...
|Quoting OceansWorld (Reply 4):|
Here's a paper from Flight International about Rochet and its launching of L'Avion.