Cargolux is introducing two new flights that are bridging continents faster than ever before.
Flight CV 8923 starting on 19 October 2011 is one of the Company’s longest routings with a total of 75 block hours and 10 sectors, combining Asia-Transpacific with USA-Australia-USA services.
CV 8923 is operated every Wednesday evening at 19:00 out of Luxembourg, with arrival in Hong Kong on the next day at 16:00. The flight then reaches New York the same day at 23:45 and Chicago on Friday at 03:00. The flight leaves the USA and continues to Sydney, reaching the Australian metropolis at 15:40 on Saturday afternoon before flying back to the USA, arriving in Los Angeles the same day at 14:30 and in Chicago at 22:25. The flight then returns to Luxembourg on Sunday at 14:15. This new connection is the first USA-Australia-USA service offered by Cargolux to its worldwide clients.
Additionally, on 22 October 2011 Cargolux launches a new flight that connects the USA with Africa’s West Coast directly. CV 7306 departs Luxembourg on Saturday afternoon at 14:40, flying east to Singapore and Hong Kong, and arrives in both cities the next day at 11:15 and 17:30 respectively, before flying to Chicago with same day arrival at 21:55, while New York and Houston are reached on Monday at 03:00 and 08:15 respectively. From there CV 7306 is flying over the Atlantic to the Nigerian capital Lagos arriving at 05:15 on Monday and continuing to Accra in Ghana where it lands at 07:05. The flight finally returns to Luxembourg the same day at 18:30.
With the introduction of these two new services, Cargolux is underlining its commitment to offering tailor-made services to international customers that seek fast and reliable air connections worldwide.