Austrian Airlines, the flag carrier of Austria, has begun operating direct flights on Wednesday to Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ). The flight links Vienna’s International Airport (VIE) with the DR’s East Coast beach destination. Austrian Airlines is flying a B777. The 10 hour and 50 minute Flight OS9561 departs Vienna at 10:55am and arrives in Punta Cana on 16:45pm. Austria Airlines is a member of the Star Alliance. Punta Cana is the airline’s fifth destination in the Americas, after New York, Washington, and Chicago in the United States and Toronto in Canada.