Air France-KLM cargo traffic climbs

Air Cargo News  2011-02-14 00:00:00

FLIGHT cancellations brought on by harsh weather conditions had little effect on Air France-KLM cargo traffic in the third quarter, which saw a 4.9 per cent rise for capacity up by 3.8 per cent.

Air France-KLM Group posts €45 million December quarter loss

Air Transport World  2011-02-10 22:32:13

Air France-KLM Group reported a €45 million ($61.5 million) net loss for its fiscal third quarter ended Dec. 31, narrowed from a €294 million deficit in the year-ago period, and warned that its operating ...

Footsie remains in the doldrums, led lower by IAG, Autonomy

guardian.co.uk  2011-02-10 14:25:16

The Footsie remained in the doldrums this afternoon, dragged down by International Consolidated Airlines Group and drinks maker Diageo.London's benchmark FTSE 100 index was 50 points lower at 6002.19, ...

Operations & Maintenance

Air Transport World  2011-02-01 23:40:12

AFI KLM E&M signed an agreement with Air New Zealand expanding its Boeing 777 Component Services Program to cover support for common parts for the carrier’s 777-300ERs. The CSP previously covered ...

Air France-KLM sees shallow growth

Air Cargo News  2011-01-14 00:00:00

DISRUPTIVE winter weather may have cost it €70 million (US$93.4 million) in revenues but Air France-KLM cargo traffic still grew 2.1 per cent in December 2010.

Operations & Maintenance

Air Transport World  2011-01-12 23:26:23

Turkish Technic will provide 10 C checks to Pegasus Airlines' fleet as well as seven redelivery checks including landing gear overhaul and aircraft paint services. It will also conduct five C checks ...

KLM and Malaysia Airlines to ink agreement on revenue sharing JV

Air Transport World  2010-12-21 23:09:32

KLM and Malaysia Airlines on Wednesday will sign a joint venture agreement covering the Amsterdam-Kuala Lumpur route.

Ten Brink appointed new senior vp sales at Air France-KLM

Air Cargo News  2010-12-21 00:00:00

AS of 1 January, 2011, Mattijs ten Brink is appointed to take over the position as senior vice-president sales & distribution for Air France-KLM Cargo and Martinair Cargo from Jean Charles Foucault.

Airline Routes

Air Transport World  2010-12-20 22:16:28

KLM will launch a thrice-weekly 777-200ER Amsterdam-Xiamen service March 27, becoming the first airline to offer direct flights between XMN and Europe. Continental Airlines will launch 737-800 service ...

KLM says China is centerpiece of Asian expansion

Air Transport World  2010-12-07 21:37:12

Senior VP-Network and Alliances Pieter Elbers told ATW that KLM will continue its successful expansion into Asia with a clear focus on China.

MRO News

Air Transport World  2010-12-02 22:44:35

AFI KLM E&M signed a strategic partnership agreement with Max Aerospace, aimed at developing a global MRO network. The two parties plan to open a jointly developed Indian facility.

BA and Iberia agree £5bn merger as Unite announces new strike ballot

guardian.co.uk  2010-11-29 18:26:52

Shareholders meeting in London and Madrid backed the creation of International Airlines Group, a carrier serving more than 250 destinations British Airways shareholders backed a £5bn merger with ...

BA and Iberia ready for £4bn lift-off with clearance from investors

guardian.co.uk  2010-11-28 00:09:41

National flag carriers will create world's latest aviation superpower - as unions plan new strike ballotDecades ago flag carriers were jealously protected extensions of a nation's foreign policy. But Spain ...

British Airways flies high, as Irish debt hopes lift FTSE nearly 1.5%

guardian.co.uk  2010-11-18 16:59:36

As the latest developments in Ireland brought a more hopeful tone to the market yesterday, British Airways was one of the high fliers.The airline climbed 11.5p to 272.9p after rival Air France-KLM reported ...

Amadeus gains propel Air France KLM to big first-half profit

Air Transport World  2010-11-17 22:19:22

Air France KLM Group reported a consolidated net profit of €1.03 billion ($1.39 billion) for its fiscal first half ended Sept. 30, reversing a loss of €573 million in the year-ago period.

Boeing sending 787 on sales mission to Europe

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-11-01 19:21:00

Boeing's sixth 787 Dreamliner is scheduled to visit Amsterdam and Paris this week as part of bid to win an order from Air France KLM Group, according to reports from Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf and Flightblogger.

787 going to Europe on marketing mission

The News Tribune  2010-11-01 15:47:18

Boeing is putting one of its 787 Dreamliners on a marketing road trip at the end of this week to give European airlines a sneak peek of the aircraft and its benefits. Flightblogger reports Boeing will ...

KLM to 're-launch' Miami-Amsterdam route

USA Today  2010-10-28 14:46:40

Beginning March 27, Dutch carrier KLM will start nonstop service between Amsterdam and Miami. The carrier will fly four flights a week on MD-11 ...

Air France raises fiscal year financial forecast

Air Transport World  2010-10-27 21:52:57

Air France KLM Group raised its financial forecast for its fiscal year ending March 31, 2011 and stated that “given the revenue performance of recent months, together with the current level of forward ...

Airline Traffic

Air Transport World  2010-10-12 21:45:05

Air France KLM operated 17.66 billion RPKs in September, up 1.8% from the year-ago month. Capacity was down 0.5% to 21.09 billion ASKs and load factor rose 1.9 points to 83.8%. American Airlines operated ...