Biman Bangladesh airlines is going to reopen its Dhaka to Frankfurt flight very soon. According to a news report published in its site, the national flag carrier of Bangladesh will restart its Dhaka to Frankfurt flights from 31st March, 2014.
It has been long time since Biman operated its last flight in Dhaka-Frankfurt route. Due to acute shortage of aircrafts, the flight schedules of Biman collapsed and the airline was forced to suspend operating flights in that route. In addition to small number, age old aircrafts in Biman fleet added fuel to the suspension of much demanded flight.
Frankfurt airport is one of the busiest airport in Germany and also a world class business & financial destination with a towering skyline to match. It is also home to many cultural attractions, museums, shopping and arts.
Biman will operate the flight twice a week occurring on every Monday and Friday for this route. This flights will originate in Dhaka and connect to Frankfurt with a short stoppage in Rome, Italy. The airline will use one of its 3 newly acquired Boeing 777 air craft in this route.
On 11th of this month, Biman added 3rd of its 4 new generation Boeing 777 to its fleet which replaced age old DC-10 aircraft that have been the backbone of the fleet for long time.
In 2008, the airline went into an agreement with Boeing for acquisition of 10 new generation aircraft of 4 Boeing 777 300ERs, 2 Boeing 737-800 and 4 Boeing 787, the biggest ever deal in the history of the airline. Apart from the Boeings, the airline has 2 Airbus A 310s in the fleet.
The last flight of the penultimate DC 10-30 made its final flight today (20th February, 2014) on Dhaka-Birmingham route. This historic event will help Biman recording its name in the world history of aviation.
As limited time offer, Biman Bangladesh Airlines also announced a special fare for this flight. As per the announcement, Dhaka to Frankfurt return ticket will cost 63,097 BDT and Frankfurt to Dhaka return ticket will cost €497.45 per person. If you are interested to book your flight now, follow this link.
Apart from this, Biman currently offering a handsome 30 per cent discount on selected routes which you may find attractive for you.
Update: Biman Bangladesh Airlines already started operations for its Dhaka to Frankfurt flight.