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Wednesday 21 February 2018

Air France KLM Group

KLM Cityhopper welcomes 43rd Embraer, an E175+

On Wednesday evening, KLM Cityhopper welcomed its latest Embraer E175+ bearing registration PH-EXT to Schiphol. The arrival of the 13th E175+ brings the total number of Embraer aircraft in...

Five new Mediterranean destinations for Air France in Summer 2018

Bari, Cagliari, Dubrovnik, Ibiza and Perpignan on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle; from 16 July to 2 September 2018; Optimum use of the...

Air France relaunches its cadet pilot programme

Boeing 777 copilots Nathalie, Pierre and Alexandre, describe their experience of the Air France cadet pilot program. click here As it needs to recruit 250 new...

KLM welcomes eleventh Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner ‘Morning Star’

Today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines welcomed its eleventh Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner at Schiphol Airport. The aircraft landed today, 26 January, from Seattle in the...

Air France reinvents its business lounge in Hall L at Paris-Charles de Gaulle

On 25 January 2018, Air France will reopen a completely redesigned, much larger and totally renovated Business class lounge. With an open kitchen, private...

KLM and Kenya Airways have signed an extended sales agreement

KLM and Kenya Airways have signed an extended sales agreement for most European and Eastern African countries, which are the focus of the cooperation. “We...

Jean-Marc Janaillac: “Air France-KLM group is preparing a giant aircraft order”

The Air France-KLM group is preparing a giant aircraft order by the end of the year. The new aircraft will enter the fleet of...

Roll-out of Air France’s two new tugs

To tow aircraft weighing several hundred tons, unique tractors are required, known as tugs. This year, Air France has launched a plan for the...

The second storm of 2018 is approaching Europe: Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and KLM are taking measures

The second storm of 2018 is approaching Europe. The British Met Office already issued a yellow warning for this evening: "A deepening area of...

Air France to launch seasonal Calvi – Brussels route in mid-summer 2018

According to Airlineroute and Routesonline, Air France will add a new seasonal route from Calvi and offer a weekly Calvi – Brussels nonstop flight. The route will be...

This month Twente Airport will welcome two Air France A340s and one KLM Boeing 747 for disassembly

In January Aircraft disassembly and dismantling company AELS will welcome 3 aircraft at Twente Airport: one Boeing 747 and two Airbus A340s. Air France will...

Air France-KLM group strongly denies having made an offer to take over Alitalia

In a short but clear message, the Air France-KLM group denies having made an offer to take over Alitalia, as previously announced by Italian...
Alitalia Cityliner Embraer ERJ-175

Il Sole 24 Ore: “Air France-KLM group and Delta Air Lines join in on Alitalia takeover”

A new saga in the "Alitalia takeover"-story, on 28 December Italian daily newspaper Corriere della Sera announced that German airline Lufthansa was the favourite...

My Fun Menu – The new feel-good menu by Air France on long-haul flights

As from 1st April 2018, Air France will add a new menu to its A La Carte Menu selection on board long-haul flights* -...

Bergen, Cork and Wroclaw: 3 new Air France destinations in Summer 2018

For the 2018 summer season, Air France will operate a daily service to Bergen (Norway), Cork (Ireland) and Wroclaw (Poland) on departure from Paris-Charles...

Norwegian couple misbehaves on KLM flight to Panama; purser attacked

A Norwegian couple on KLM flight KL757 between Amsterdam and Panama behaved that badly that they were detained and immediately sent back to the...

Record passenger numbers for KLM in 2017

KLM welcomed a record 32.7 million passengers aboard its flights in 2017. The greatest rise was in Europe. The high passenger growth led to...

HOP! Air France launches new Lille-Toulon route

HOP! Air France announces the launch of a route between Lille and Toulon for the upcoming summer season. Flights will be operated by a...

Air France pilots threaten with a strike after “disembarkation” of a captain

All Air France pilots' unions denounced Thursday the non-compliance by the management of a "fundamental rule" of civil aviation, which "for security reasons" entrusts...

KLM introduces films with audio description for blind and visually impaired passengers

As of today, KLM will offer films with audio description via its in-flight entertainment system aboard intercontinental* flights. This will ensure that blind and...