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KLM calls cabin crew strike effect ?minimal?

Air Transport World  2017-09-15 18:10:00

Dutch national carrier KLM said potential flight delays and passenger inconvenience ?have been minimized? after only a ?few dozen? cabin crew joined a Sept. 15 strike called by the VNC union in a dispute ...

KLM becomes first airline to access WhatsApp Business account

Breaking Travel News  2017-09-07 08:38:36

WhatsApp and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines have started a unique test for a new service on WhatsApp. KLM now offers her customers around the world booking confirmation, check-in notification, boarding pass, ...

Delta to Launch Nonstop Year-Round Service from Indianapolis to Paris Beginning May 2018

PR Newswire  2017-09-06 18:15:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL), in cooperation with joint venture partner Air France KLM, will bring nonstop trans-Atlantic service from Indianapolis to its European ...

Air France Shareholders Back Delta, China Eastern Minority Stakes

The Wall Street Journal  2017-09-04 09:31:00

Air France-KLM shareholders backed Delta and China Eastern Airlines taking minority stakes in the airline to strengthen the partnership among three of the world?s biggest carriers.

KLM purchases evacuation trainers

Air Transport World  2017-08-25 16:36:00

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will buy two Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainers (CEETs) from UK-based training simulator specialist EDM. read more

KLM chooses EDM to manufacture two Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainers

PR Newswire  2017-08-25 10:50:00

MANCHESTER, England, August 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- EDM, a leading global provider of training simulators to the civil aviation and defence sectors, announced today that they have been selected by ...

Delta Air Lines takes stake in Air France-KLM

Breaking Travel News  2017-07-31 10:12:43

Delta Air Lines is deepening its longstanding and industry-leading partnership with Air France-KLM Group with a ?375 million investment to acquire ten per cent equity in the joint venture partner and a ...

Virgin Atlantic founder Sir Richard Branson sells 31pc stake in airline for $384m as part of new tie-up with Air France-KLM

The New Zealand Herald  2017-07-28 23:25:23

Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group is to receive a major windfall by selling down part of its stake in Virgin Atlantic in a major joint venture deal set to include Air France-KLM and existing investor ...

China Eastern to expand Sino-Europe routes with AF-KLM stake

Air Transport World  2017-07-28 17:49:00

China Eastern Airlines chairman Liu Shaoyong said the carrier?s role in the new transatlantic joint venture (JV)?between Air France-KLM, US-based Delta Air Lines and the UK?s Virgin Atlantic?is to enhance ...

Air France-KLM reverses losses in 1H

Air Transport World  2017-07-28 15:32:00

Air France-KLM saw a turnaround in its financial results in the 2017 first half, delivering a group net profit of ?151 million ($176.8 million), reversed from a loss of ?114 million in the same period ...

Air France-KLM Group takes 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic

Breaking Travel News  2017-07-28 09:55:56

Air France-KLM Group, Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic have announced their intention to expand their strategic partnership and offer customers access to the most comprehensive transatlantic route network ...

Air France-KLM Group takes 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic

Breaking Travel News  2017-07-28 09:55:26

Air France-KLM Group, Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic have announced their intention to expand their strategic partnership and offer customers access to the most comprehensive transatlantic route network ...

Virgin Atlantic founder Sir Richard Branson sells 31pc stake in airline for £220m

The New Zealand Herald  2017-07-27 20:29:27

Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group is to receive a major windfall by selling down part of its stake in Virgin Atlantic in a major joint venture deal set to include Air France-KLM and existing investor ...

Air France Says Delta, China Eastern Each Acquiring 10% of Its Shares

The Wall Street Journal  2017-07-27 17:45:21

Delta, Air France-KLM and China Eastern Airlines unveiled a series of share transactions, as carriers strengthen partnerships amid mounting competition on lucrative international routes.

Virgin Atlantic looks to the future

BBC News  2017-07-27 17:05:06

The airline's chief executive Craig Kreeger hails Air France-KLM's acquisition of a 31% stake.

Delta deepening longstanding partnership with Air France-KLM through 10% equity investment

PR Newswire  2017-07-27 16:19:00

ATLANTA, July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) is deepening its longstanding and industry-leading partnership with Air France-KLM Group with a ?375 million investment to acquire 10 ...

Air France-KLM is buying 31% of Virgin Atlantic

BBC News  2017-07-27 16:10:46

Sir Richard Branson says he will remain involved, but Virgin Group will no longer control the airline.

Study uncovers cultural tensions at Air France-KLM

Air Transport World  2017-07-20 16:22:00

Air France-KLM has admitted there is room for improvement, after a research report exposed a cultural rift between the Dutch and French sides of the group.read more

Chorus Aviation Capital to buy E190 leases from KLM, Aeromexico

Air Transport World  2017-07-18 13:39:00

Halifax-based Chorus Aviation Capital (CAC), the leasing arm of Chorus Aviation, will acquire two Embraer E190s with attached leases, the company said June 17, bringing in the first Embraer aircraft to ...

Rootliep named as new KLM Cityhopper CEO

Air Transport World  2017-07-13 17:30:00

Dutch carrier KLM has announced that Warner Rootliep, who is currently KLM general manager Great Britain & Ireland, will be the next CEO of regional airline KLM Cityhopper.read more