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Air France-KLM and Chinese partners create single JV

Air Transport World  2018-07-16 16:35:00

Air France-KLM, China Southern Airlines and XiamenAir said they were streamlining their two existing agreements into a single joint venture carrying some 1.25 million passengers per year between Europe ...

Air France-KLM creates single joint venture with Chinese partners

Reuters  2018-07-16 15:06:12

Air France, KLM , China Southern Airlines and Xiamen Airlines will merge their existing joint venture agreements, the Franco-Dutch airline group said on Monday.

Air France-KLM still without a CEO after nearly 2 months

Air Transport World  2018-07-11 17:14:00

Air France-KLM is nearing two months without a CEO, with a replacement for Jean-Marc Janaillac, who left May 15 following a bitter dispute with unions over pay, still to be found. read more

Norwegian regional Widerĝe increases overseas links

Air Transport World  2018-07-06 19:08:00

Norwegian regional carrier Widerĝe has signed a codeshare agreement with Air France. The move comes after Air France?s partner KLM initiated a similar arrangement with the Norwegian airline earlier this ...

French minister wants new Air France-KLM CEO named soon

Air Transport World  2018-06-28 13:38:00

France?s transport minister is urging Air France-KLM to name a Group CEO in July and for that person to be someone with airline industry expertise.read more

Search for new Air France-KLM CEO hits turbulence

Air Transport World  2018-06-25 19:38:00

French media reports that the CFO of a water and waste management company was on point to being nominated sparked a backlash. read more

KLM, Delta opposed to Capron as head of Air France KLM: media

Reuters  2018-06-25 06:30:22

PARIS (Reuters) - KLM and Delta Airlines have expressed their opposition toward possible plans to name Philippe Capron as the new head of Air France KLM , BFM Business reported on Monday.

Smaller French carriers eye closer ties to increase competitiveness

Air Transport World  2018-06-21 16:51:00

France?s secondary airlines are looking at ways they can work together to better compete with legacy carrier Air France and with growing competition from LCCs on both long- and short-haul, executives told ...

Most Air France unions cancel planned June strikes

Air Transport World  2018-06-19 14:03:00

Most Air France unions have called off strikes planned for June 23-26 in the latest twist in a months-long conflict with staff over pay that has so far led to 15 strike days, the resignation of the former ...

Air France suspends negotiations pending new management structure

Air Transport World  2018-06-14 16:28:00

Air France has urged unions to call off planned strikes as it promised measures to improve the daily lives of its staff, but warned no new pay negotiations would take place while it is still run by an ...

Air France pilot unions call for more strikes June 23-26

Air Transport World  2018-06-11 13:42:00

Air France said its pilots? unions have called for strikes on June 23, 24, 25 and 26, part of a long-running dispute between employees and management over pay, and condemned the unions? move as ?incompatible ...

Seamless Air Alliance Completes Structural Setup And Announces New Members On Mission To Transform In-Flight Connectivity

PR Newswire  2018-06-04 18:15:00

SAN DIEGO, June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Seamless Air Alliance ? which will usher in a new era of innovation for airlines - announces the completion of its structural setup, enabling new membership ...

AccorHotels weighs taking stake in Air France-KLM

Air Transport World  2018-06-04 00:01:00

French hotel chain AccorHotels has confirmed an interest in buying a minority stake in Air France-KLM in what could evolve into a major transformation of the European legacy airline group.read more

Emirates, Etihad flight prices among cheapest in the world

gulfnews.com  2018-05-30 12:34:37

It's cheaper to fly with Emirates, Etihad than flydubai, American Airlines, Air France

Air France, SNPL union sign 787 pilot training deal

Air Transport World  2018-05-29 14:04:00

Air France and the SNPL pilot union have reached an agreement that extends a previous Boeing 787 training deal allowing 777 instructors to train pilots on the 787. read more

Air France and Qantas renew partnership

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-24 08:46:07

Qantas and Air France customers will now have more options to travel between Europe and Australia via Asia following a renewed codeshare agreement between the two carriers.

Khan appointed Americas vice president at Jet Airways

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-17 05:25:49

Jet Airways has appointed Athar Khan as its vice president for Americas to leverage the sales and distribution strength of its partners - Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic and Air France KLM Royal Dutch ...

Air France-KLM names Cagey as interim CEO after Janaillac steps down

Air Transport World  2018-05-16 12:52:00

Air France-KLM said CFO Frederic Gagey will take over as interim CEO after Jean-Marc Janaillac stepped down because of a labor relations crisis.read more

Air France-KLM completes acquisition of Virgin Atlantic stake

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-16 08:25:55

Air France-KLM has completed the acquisition of a 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic currently held by Virgin Group. The deal is valued at around £220 million and is part of an expanded transatlantic ...

Air France-KLM completes acquisition of Virgin Atlantic stake

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-16 08:25:52

Air France-KLM has completed the acquisition of a 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic currently held by Virgin Group. The deal is valued at around £220 million and is part of an expanded transatlantic ...