From next month, there will be a direct flight from Jinan to Milan. Jinan International Airport joins hands with Utour, a leading overseas travel service provider in China, to cooperate with Neos Air of Italy and open a scheduled flight to Milan, Italy from May 2017 to April 2018. The flight is tentatively scheduled to be opened from May 19. The flight will fly once a week on every Friday. The flight is the second intercontinental route in Jinan after the Jinan-Los Angeles route.
The model of Boeing 767 will be used in the Jinan-Milan route of Neos Air. The flight is tentatively scheduled to be opened from May 19. The flight will fly once a week on every Friday. The flight schedule is as follow: The number of departure flight is NO957, the flight will take off from Jinan on 23:00 Beijing time and arrive in Milan on 5:35(+1) local time. The number of return flight is NO956, the flight will take off from Milan on 2:40 local time and arrive in Jinan on 19:40 Beijing time. One-way flight lasts 11 to 12 hours.
It is reported that Neos Air belongs to Alpitour S.p.A., which is invested by the Agnelli family, the most renowned family of Italy and the founder of Fiat Automobiles. Alpitour S.p.A. is a representative of the Italian holiday industry and Italy's leading integrated tourism platform. It consists of businesses of tourism management, aviation management, revenue management, hotel management and travel agencies etc.