A380 goes Africa

A380 in Johannesburg © Virginie Valdois for Air FranceAir France is the first airline to serve the African continent with an A380. Starting on February 17th 2010, the French airline will connect Paris with the South African metropolis Johannesburg. Both flights are overnight: Take-off in Paris is at 11:20 p.m., landing at 10:45 a.m. in Johannesburg. The return flight leaves Johannesburg at 8:20 p.m. and reaches Paris early in the morning at 5:50.