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

Air France Calls for Curbs on Gulf Carriers

Bloomberg Businessweek  2010-10-11 16:24:00

Air France-KLM Group is teaming up with Europe's biggest airlines to push for European Union action to slow the encroachment of Emirates and other Gulf carriers, saying the region's status as an air-travel ...

MRO News

Air Transport World  2010-10-08 21:00:39

Pratt & Whitney won a 5-yr. exclusive engine management program agreement with Air Memphis covering the Cairo-based carrier's fleet of V2500 engines. AFI KLM E&M reached a 3-yr. contract ...

Late start to Asian peak

Air Cargo News  2010-10-08 00:00:00

The peak season in Asia has started less strongly than expected, according to Jean-Charles Foucault, senior vice-president sales and distribution for Air France-KLM.

BA, Iberia and American Airlines tie-up heralds new era of transatlantic travel  2010-10-06 18:42:27

BA deal will give air passengers greater choiceBritish Airways promised a "new era" of competition for transatlantic air travel today as it launched a three-way tie-up with American Airlines and Spain's ...

AF-KLM to make electronic awbs mandatory

Air Cargo News  2010-10-06 00:00:00

Air France-KLM is planning to make the use of electronic airwaybills mandatory out of Amsterdam from early next year

AF-KLM wounded by two-pronged attack

Air Cargo News  2010-10-01 00:00:00

Group brings Europe's largest anti-cartel lawsuit against AF-KLM

Inside this issue

Air Transport World  2010-09-28 18:26:58

Opodo is rumored to be on the block Travelport sells ‘sponsored’ positioning on search results Fund manager blasts travel company, then shorts its stock Air France-KLM complete migration ...

Martinair to become all-cargo airline

Air Cargo News  2010-09-24 00:00:00

MARTINAIR is to become an all-cargo airline, axing its passenger business. Long suspected, the move was announced by Air France-KLM - parent company to Martinair - to staff on Thursday.

Martinair May Become Cargo-Only Airline

Aviation Week  2010-09-20 22:48:19

Air France-KLM is expected to tell employees on Thursday that Martinair will end passenger services to focus on cargo.

United and Continental merge to create world's biggest airline  2010-09-17 17:38:00

Airlines' shareholders approve tie-up, as unions fear job cuts and customers mourn end of United's tulip logoThe world's biggest airline got clearance for take-off today as shareholders of United Airlines ...

Airline Traffic

Air Transport World  2010-09-07 22:15:42

Air France KLM operated 19.09 billion RPKs in August, a 1.2% decrease from the year-ago month. Capacity was down 0.9% to 22.61 billion ASKs and load factor fell 0.3 points to 84.5%. British Airways flew ...

Delta offers double miles for Alaska Air connections

USA Today  2010-08-26 18:42:00

Delta frequent-fliers can earn double miles when they book a Delta, Air France, KLM or Alitalia itinerary that involves a connecting flight ...

Airline Traffic

Air Transport World  2010-08-16 22:14:06

Air Berlin transported 3.7 million passengers in July, up 6.4% from the year-ago month. Load factor fell 2.1 points to 81.2%. Air France KLM flew 19.7 billion RPKs in July, up 1.2% from the year-ago ...