China Eastern Airlines has started operating
Airbus A350-900 aircraft on its Shanghai - Rome flights.
Flight MU787 is timed to depart from Pudong
Airport, Shanghai at 12:35 and arrive at Rome Fiumicino Airport at
19:10. The return leg, flight MU788, is scheduled to depart from
Rome at 21:10 and arrive at Shanghai Pudong Airport at 14:35 the
China Eastern's Airbus A350-900 has 288 seats,
including 4 Luxury Business Class seats equipped with two movable
sliding doors that can form an independent private compartment
when closed. There are 36 Business Class seats with a length of
196cm when fully flat, equipped with a mini bar and 18-inch
display with Bluetooth headset module.
The aircraft also features 32 Premium Economy
Class seats and 216 Economy Class seats, all equipped with 4D
headrests, power supply and a 13-inch display.
In 2018, Italy attracted more than 2
million Chinese tourists and has quickly become one of the
most popular tourist destinations for Chinese tourists in Europe.