The Airbus A320-214 Reg. 9A-CTK will take off from Zagreb International Airport (ZAG / LDZA) to Tianjin Binhai Airport (TSN / ZBTJ) in China this Friday at 1 am.
The airport is located in Tianjin city, 110km from the Chinese capital Beijing.
As it is a 4,200 nautical mile (7,776 kilometers) flight, the aircraft will have a technical landing at Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport (NQZ / UACC) in Kazakhstan. A technical landing at the same airport will be made on the way back.
On this charter flight to China, Croatia Airlines will carry 117 passengers - students, while on the way back to Croatia, there will be 74 passengers - diplomats.
A total of 10 crew members will perform this historic flight and will take turns in Kazakhstan.
Flight schedule by sections (Times are in Croatian time - CET)
01:00 ZAG - NQZ 06:05
06:45 NQZ - TSN 12:00
03:00 TSN - NQZ 08:20
09:05 NQZ - ZAG 14:35
Please note that there is a possibility that flight could be postponed due to COVID-19 control measures, that change from day to day. We could not get an official confirmation for this flight from Croatia Airlines ..
We wish the crew and passengers a happy journey and a pleasant flight!