Alitalia lifts to Benin Pope Benedict XVI
Today Alitalia lifts Pope Benedict XVI to Benin. Flight is planned with an A330/200s named Giotto with route to Cotonou.
Schedule is to leave Rome at 9am and land in Cotonou at 3pm.This flight lifts also the Vatican State delegation and press. The crew is composed by 4 pilots (Cpt manager, Cpt in command, another Cpt and a F/O) and 9 flight attendants. Abroad is also the special flights operative team.
Alitalia has planned the lifts back on Nov 20 2011 again from Cotonou at 4.30pm with landing in Rome at 10pm.