Air China will launch flights between Beijing and Washington in June, the airline has confirmed.
The four-times weekly service will be operated with a Boeing 777-300ER.
Washington becomes the seventh North American destination that Air China serves alongside New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Houston, Hawaii and Vancouver.
The outbound flight leaves Beijing at 13:00 and arrives in Washington at 14:35 local time. The return flight leaves Washington at 16:35 local time and arrives in Beijing at 18:15 the following day.