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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.

KLM revamps main cabin long-haul meal service

Air Transport World  2018-06-21 15:30:00

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will phase in a new meal service concept in its economy-class cabins for intercontinental flights, as it cuts the number of cabin crew on many routes.read more

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 ...

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

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 ...

Virgin Atlantic, Air France-KLM and Delta finalize JV terms

Air Transport World  2018-05-15 17:50:00

Air France-KLM, UK long-haul carrier Virgin Atlantic and US major Delta Air Lines said they signed ?definitive agreements? for their transatlantic joint venture (JV) on May 15.read more

Air France strikes continue; 80% of flights to operate May 8

Air Transport World  2018-05-07 15:36:00

Air France plans to operate 80% of its flights on May 8, the 15th in a series of day-long strikes over pay that have rocked the carrier and led to the resignation of Air France-KLM group CEO Jean-Marc ...

Air France-KLM plunges as CEO to quit, govt says will not help

gulfnews.com  2018-05-07 10:58:53

Strikes have cost airline 300 million euros so far

Air France-KLM boss quits as staff reject pay deal

BBC News  2018-05-04 17:20:39

The CEO says he is resigning after French staff at the strike-hit airline reject a pay deal.

Air France-KLM CEO to step down after employee pay vote

Air Transport World  2018-05-04 17:13:00

Air France-KLM CEO Jean-Marc Janaillac will submit his resignation next week after a majority of Air France employees rejected a pay proposal in a staff-wide consultation that had been his high-stakes ...

Air France-KLM warns 2018 profit will be hit by strikes, currency & fuel

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

Air France-KLM warned its 2018 operating profit would be ?notably below? 2017?s because of the financial impact of ongoing Air France strikes, currency fluctuations and a fuel bill that is ?350 million ...

Air France-KLM CEO consults with staff to end strikes

Air Transport World  2018-04-20 14:16:00

Air France-KLM CEO Jean-Marc Janaillac launched a new consultation with Air France staff, putting his own job on the line in a bid to put an end to an ?impasse? of ongoing strikes and pay disputes at the ...

Air France-KLM to waive booking surcharges for American Express Global Business Travel

Breaking Travel News  2018-04-10 11:47:50

American Express Global Business Travel has reached an agreement with Air France-KLM that enables customers to bypass a surcharge on air fares through participating global distribution systems, while maintaining ...

Expedia group to waive surcharges for Air France-KLM

Breaking Travel News  2018-04-06 08:19:47

Expedia Group has confirmed that its customers in all European markets (including the UK and Switzerland) will not be charged the distribution surcharge on flights from Air France, KLM and the carriers? ...