Air France began direct nonstop flights between Minneapolis-St. Paul and Paris-Charles de Gaulle airports on May 20, 2013. The new seasonal (summer) service will operate five times a week until June 16 and daily from June 17 to September 1.
Air France and its joint venture partner Delta are the only airlines offering direct flights from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to Europe.
The flights will use Airbus 340-300 aircraft with 30 business class seats, 21 premium economy seats and 224 economy class seats.
Air France and KLM now offer over 200 weekly flights to 12 US destinations through their respective hubs at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Amsterdam-Schiphol airports.