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.
Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe
Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days
Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit
Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior
Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft
Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials
Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions
Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin
Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon
Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos
Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft
Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries
Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground
Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos