Corsair Will Offer a New Paris-New York Route Starting in Summer 2020

Corsair. Photo credit: Maarten Visser, Wikimedia Commons (CCA-SA 2.0); this photo has been cropped

Corsair is expanding in the United States. After the re-opening of its Paris-Miami route, the French airline announced on Wednesday, September 11, the opening of a daily flight between Paris Orly and Newark on June 10, 2020.

Reservations will be open starting September 17, the company said in a press release. Flights from Newark will leave at 10:45 p.m. and arrive at Paris Orly the following day at noon Paris time. From Paris Orly, planes will depart at 6 p.m. and arrive in Newark at 8:25 p.m. New York time. The new Paris / New York route will be operated with a “completely new” aircraft, the Airbus A330-900 NEO, explained Corsair. Three aircraft have already been ordered. The cabins, equipped with wifi, will have 20 seats in Business Class, 21 in Premium Class and 311 in Economy Class.

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Corsair had relaunched its Paris-Miami route in June 2019, six years after its closure for economic reasons. In addition to the United States, it plans to extend its service to Montreal during the winter.