Air France-KLM Looking At Long-Haul Order

Aviation Week  2010-06-22 21:46:17

The airline is considering Boeing 787s or Airbus A350s for delivery between 2015 and 2025, but possibly as early as late 2013.

Delta, SkyTeam advance alliances

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution  2010-06-22 21:18:10

The chief executives of Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines and its European partners Air France and KLM signed a joint venture protocol agreement with pilot union leaders at their three carriers.

China Southern in codesharing talks

Air Cargo News  2010-06-15 00:00:00

CHINA Southern Airlines is in negotiations with Air France and US Delta Air Lines to code share on some routes.

Cathay, Air France Add Airbags as Crash Rules Tighten

Just Plane News  2010-06-10 02:05:32

Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. and Air France-KLM Group have begun introducing seatbelt-mounted airbags in their economy-class cabins as authorities tighten...

Air France's fourth A380 to serve Tokyo Narita

Air Transport World  2010-06-10 00:30:31

Air France confirmed it will take delivery of its fourth A380 by the end of August and will operate it on a thrice-weekly Paris Charles de Gaulle-Tokyo Narita route starting Sept. 1. The flight moves to ...

Air France beings new Premium Economy cabin to Seattle

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-06-09 18:48:00

Air France is bringing its premium economy cabin, Premium Voyageur, to Seattle, Boston, Chicago and Detroit, and promoting it with special fares to Paris, the carrier announced Wednesday.

Operations & Maintenance

Air Transport World  2010-06-09 01:14:10

Boeing said Jade Cargo selected its Airplane Health Management system to cover its fleet of six 747-400 freighters. Jade Cargo will incorporate all three modules of the solution, which assists airlines ...

Bloomberg: Airlines installing seatbelt airbags

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-06-09 00:03:00

Cathay Pacific Airways and Air France-KLM Group have started installing seatbelt-mounted airbags in economy-class cabins in anticipation of new regulations, Bloomberg reported Tuesday.

No truth in rumours, says Air France

Air Cargo News  2010-06-03 00:00:00

AIR France has denounced widely published reports that the carrier is planning on moving out of the airfreight market completely.

Air France/KLM-Jetstar tie-up

The Straits Times  2010-06-02 11:04:00

IN A boost to Singapore's air hub status, Europe's biggest airline Air France/KLM has tied up with low-cost carrier Jetstar to expand its Asia-Pacific business using Changi Airport as a key base.

Report: Air France-KLM to restart talks for big plane order

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-05-26 17:48:00

Air France-KLM will restart negotiations with Airbus and Boeing for 100 to 150 long-haul airliners, France's La Tribune reported Wednesday, quoting an unnamed company executive.

Third search for Air France Flight 447 recorders fails

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-05-25 18:00:00

The latest search for the remains of Air France Flight 447 has failed, the French air accident investigation agency said Tuesday.

Air France Has 1.56 Billion-Euro Loss on Fuel, Slump (Update1)

Bloomberg Businessweek  2010-05-19 16:32:07

Air France-KLM Group, Europe's biggest airline, reported a second straight annual loss as fuel costs rose and the global economic slump hurt demand for travel.

AF-KLM Cargo to post loss

Air Cargo News  2010-05-18 00:00:00

AIR France-KLM Cargo is likely to report a US$614 million when it presents its 2009/10 financial results this week.

China, AF-KLM joint venture back on track

Air Cargo News  2010-05-10 00:00:00

CHINA Eastern Airlines and China Southern Airlines are hoping to launch a cargo joint venture with Air France-KLM.

Atlanta airport gets first flight from northern Europe in nearly a week

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution  2010-04-21 02:12:46

An Air France flight from Paris landed at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport at 3:37 p.m. Tuesday.

Could lightning have brought down Air France plane?

CNN  2009-06-03 12:11:00

The mysterious disappearance of Flight AF 447 over the Atlantic Ocean has fueled speculation among aviation experts about what caused the state-of-the-art airliner to come down.