XL Airways France flights & tickets

XL Airways France is a French airline that services mostly long haul flights out of its operational hub at Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport. The airline was founded in 1995 under the name Société de Transport Aérien Régional. It changed names in 1997 to Star Airlines, and again in 2006, to XL Airways France. In 2008, the airline was bought by Straumur Investment Bank, and continues to service flights in Africa, The Caribbean, North America, and Europe.

XL France travels far and wide, and they do so on just a few aircrafts because some of their routes are seasonal. Currently their fleet is just 6 aircraft. They utilize 3 Airbus A330-300 aircrafts, 2 Airbus A330-200 models and one Boeing 727-800. The Airbus models can seat 364-408 passengers, and the Boeing has 189 seats.

Why Fly With XL Airways

XL Airways Destinations

The majority of flights serviced by XL Airways are international, and popular tourist destinations. Explore Saint-Denis, Reunion, a french territory on a island near Madagascar, San Salvador in the Bahamas, Cayo Coco, Santa Clara and Varadero (in Cuba), La Romana, Puerto Plata, Punta Cana, and Samana (in the Dominican Republic), Pointe-a-Pitre (in Guadeloupe), Fort-de-France (in Martinique), Cancun (Mexico). Flights to Los Angeles, Miami, New York, and San Francisco are offered seasonally. There are of course 4 destinations in France; Lyon, Marseille, Nantes, and Paris.

XL Airways Meals, Snacks, and Drinks on XL Airways

Economy passengers can expect a hot meal to be served on all long haul flights. Complimentary breakfast, snacks and beverages are served in addition to meals on the longest flights. There are a variety of international cuisine themed meals to choose from for purchase including Thai, French, Mediterranean, and Italian. Muslim, Kosher, vegan and vegetarian meals are also available for purchase! There is also an in-flight refreshment menu to buy snacks, sandwiches, instant noodles, beverages including wine, beer, soft drinks and coffee.

XL Airways In-Flight Entertainment

Passengers flying longer distances can enjoy a frequently updated catalog of video and audio programming. Each seat has its own screen and remote for ease of browsing. There are standard audio jacks at every seat, and fear not if you forget your headphones, the XL crew has you covered. Those who are looking for a premium in flight entertainment experience can rent Samsung tablets and watch films that are still in theater, or just released, play the latest games, watch documentaries or children programming. Those flying Premium Galaxie Class will receive the Samsung tablet for use free of charge.

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