After a very good summer, the airline Corsair announces its flight program for winter 2023-2024, including the continuation of flights departing from the platforms of Bordeaux And Nantes.
The airline Corsair announced in a press release that it had “achieved a very good summer 2023 season, marked by very dynamic demand, despite the inflationary context current “. The company thus noted a strong increase in its sales, with an increase of 20% compared to summer 2022 and 42% compared to summer 2019. For this same period, the company’s offer in terms of capacity increased by 6% compared to 2022. This increase in capacity is more marked on AfricaTHE West Indies And Mauritius. This “very nice season” is part of a 2022-2023 financial year marked by a historic sales record. The financial year will thus close with a turnover of more than 640 million euros, a historic record for the company, an increase of 48% compared to the pre-Covid year.
It is in this context that Corsair unveils its program for thewinter 2023-2024a season whose sales trends are showing strong growth compared to the same periods in 2019. The airline announces the return of direct flight connections from Bordeaux And Nantes towards the West Indies. From December 5, 2023 to April 23, 2024, Bordeaux residents will be able to fly every Tuesday to Pointe-à-Pitre in Guadeloupe. Also every Tuesday, direction Fort-de-France in Martinique for the people of Nantes, from December 12, 2023 to April 30, 2024.
Corsair is also strengthening its program for the Antilles and the Indian Ocean: from Paristhe airline will serve Pointe-a-Pitre up to 13 flights per week and up to 12 flights per week for Fort-de-France. In the Indian Ocean, up to 12 flights per week will be planned from Paris to The meeting3 flights for Mayotte and 2 flights for Antananarivo. The company is also increasing the frequency of its flights to and from the‘MAURITIUSwith 6 flights since Paris (up to 4 direct flights). From Lyon And MarseilleCorsair serves Reunion Island, as well as Mayotte and Mauritius via Reunion Island, with 2 flights per week.
Corsair is also continuing to consolidate its African pillar, with:
– up to 8 flights per week to destination from Abidjanwhose company is celebrating 10 years of service this year;
-4 flights (Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday) to Bamako And Cotonou (direct flights on Monday and Friday to Bamako, and on Wednesday and Sunday to Cotonou)
Thanks to Corsair’s partnership with the SNCF, customers can depart from and to 19 French cities to travel to one of the Corsair network destinations. This offer Train + Air includes three TGV + plane + shuttle services. It allows you to make a single purchase for your entire trip including TGV transportation, a shuttle service to the airport and a Corsair flight.
To carry out this program, Corsair has a fleet of 5 A330neo and of 4 A330-300. With the arrival of 4 additional A330neo by 2024, the airline will have one of the youngest fleets on the market with an average age of 2 years and significantly improved environmental performance. The A330neo makes it possible to reduce fuel consumption and CO2 emissions per seat by more than 25%.
With the A330neo, customers can enjoy the comfort of an ultra-modern and quietest cabin in its category, with a WIFI connection throughout the flight, recalls the French airline. The entertainment and connectivity offers are also designed to offer travelers a privileged experience, complemented by the catering offer on board, developed by chefs Samuel Tétard, Jimmy Bibrac and Mohamed Cheikh.
“ The recent move upmarket of its product reflects the ambition that has driven Corsair for 40 years: to offer travelers a privileged on-board experience and always in good company. Corsair was also rewarded this year with the prize for the best French airline awarded by the Travel d’Or. »