AIR FRANCE NEWS

 

Air France-KLM, Lufthansa CEOs call for action on Gulf carriers

Air Transport World  2017-03-01 21:17:00

The CEOs of Air France-KLM and German flag carrier Lufthansa have written to EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc, calling for new measures to counter what they say are unfair practices by Gulf carriers.read ...

Air France pilots agree to long-haul LCC

Air Transport World  2017-02-22 15:06:00

Air France pilots have approved in principle the carrier?s plan to create a low-cost, long-haul airline, Boost, to drive growth.read more

Hertz Global extends partnership with Air France-KLM

Breaking Travel News  2017-02-22 08:35:42

Hertz Global Holdings has confirmed that Hertz, Thrifty and Firefly will serve as Air France?s exclusive car rental providers for four years. The news follows the renewal of the 28 year partnership between ...

Hertz and Air France renew longstanding, exclusive partnership and launch new car rental products and services for passengers

PR Newswire  2017-02-21 13:00:00

LONDON, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (NYSE: HTZ) announced that Hertz, Thrifty and Firefly will serve as Air France's exclusive car rental providers for four years, following ...

Air France-KLM profit surges in 2016 on low fuel costs

Air Transport World  2017-02-16 18:57:00

Air France-KLM Group reported a 2016 net profit of ?792 million ($834.4 million), up substantially from 2015?s net profit of ?118 million. read more

Transavia to close Munich base by October

Air Transport World  2017-02-15 14:37:00

Air France-KLM low-cost carrier (LCC) Transavia will shut down its base in Munich, Germany, by Oct. 31, the company said in a statement. read more

CityJet to stop flying Air France?s Dublin-to-Paris service

The Irish Times  2017-02-14 20:40:51

CityJet also confirms it will axe its London City Airport-Paris Orly and Nantes flights

Air France awaits union go-ahead for new subsidiary

Air Transport World  2017-02-13 19:33:00

Air France?s new, lower-cost long- and medium-haul airline will initially use Airbus A340s on its long-distance routes. read more

Air France may use A350 on new low-cost, long-haul carrier

Air Transport World  2017-02-09 22:36:00

Helen Massy-Beresford Air France may operate Airbus A350 aircraft on the new low-cost, long-haul carrier, currently dubbed Boost, it is setting up to better rival its main competitors, ...

Airbus starts 2017 with A380 sales loss

Air Transport World  2017-02-03 19:39:00

European manufacturer Airbus had a quiet start to 2017, with just four aircraft?one A320ceo for Mexico?s VivaAerobus and three A350-900s for Air France?sold. read more

Air France-KLM sells Heathrow handling firm

Air Transport World  2017-01-10 15:34:00

Air France-KLM has sold 100% of its London Heathrow ground handling subsidiary, Cobalt Ground Solutions, to French company Groupe CRIT.read more

Air France adds new routes to Marrakech and Porto

Breaking Travel News  2017-01-07 07:38:41

As from 26 March 2017, Air France customers will be able to fly off to Marrakech (Morocco) and Porto (Portugal) on board three new weekly flights operated on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle by Airbus ...

Air France adds new routes to Marrakech and Porto

Breaking Travel News  2017-01-07 07:38:11

As from March 26th, Air France customers will be able to fly off to Marrakech, Morocco, and Porto in Portugal on board three new weekly flights. The French flag-carrier will operated the departures from ...

PIA aircraft clips wing of parked Air France 777 in Toronto

Air Transport World  2017-01-04 16:20:00

Air France has confirmed that its Boeing 777-200 was struck at the end of its left wing while it was parked at Toronto Pearson International Airport by a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft ...

Air France-KLM sells Servair and Amadeus stakes

Air Transport World  2017-01-03 14:33:00

Air France-KLM has finalized the sale of 49.99% of catering firm Servair to Chinese conglomerate HNA Group and raised a further ?201 million ($211.4 million) by selling a 1.13% stake in Amadeus.read more

Air France sells Servair stake to HNA Group

Breaking Travel News  2016-12-30 06:20:13

Air France has entered into exclusive discussions with HNA Group for the sale of its in-flight catering unit Servair with a view to creating the world-class leader in inflight catering. Following the takeover ...

Air France becomes latest airline to join Boeing Dreamliner club

Breaking Travel News  2016-12-07 09:45:41

Boeing and AerCap have delivered the first 787 to Air France. The airplane, a 787-9, signifies the delivery of AerCap?s 50th Dreamliner and will be deployed on Air France?s Paris to Cairo route starting ...

Air France takes delivery of first Boeing 787

Air Transport World  2016-12-02 17:10:00

Air France has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787, a 787-9, leased through Netherlands-based AerCap. read more

Air France shuffles management top team

Air Transport World  2016-12-02 16:50:00

Air France has announced a shakeup of its senior management in the wake of the recent appointment of Franck Terner as CEO.read more

Boeing, AerCap Celebrate Delivery of Air France's First 787

PR Newswire  2016-12-02 13:43:00

PARIS, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and AerCap, a global leader in aircraft leasing, celebrated the delivery of the first 787 for Air France. The airplane, a 787-9, signifies the delivery ...