Air France KLM Group

Janaillac continues as CEO of Air France-KLM until the Group’s General meeting of 15 May

The Air France-KLM group's Board of Directors met today, Saturday 5 May 2018. Following the results of the staff consultation launched on 20 April 2018,...

A majority of Air France staff have voted “no” in the consultation on the pay agreement proposed on 16 April. CEO resigns

On 20 April 2018, Chairman and CEO of Air France-KLM Jean-Marc Janaillac launched a consultation with all Air France staff to ask them their...

Inaugural KLM flight to Fortaleza in Brazil

KLM now serves three Brazilian destinations with Airbus A330-200 equipment As of today, KLM will be flying directly to the Brazilian destination of Fortaleza. At...

Air France and bmi announce new codeshare agreement on the latter’s Bristol-Paris CDG route

New partnership gives South West customers access to Air France’s network within France On 3rd May 2018, Air France and bmi will announce a brand...

Update on the strike actions at Air France (3 May 2018)

On Thursday, 3 May 2018, Air France plans to operate almost 85% of its flights: 78 % of its long-haul flights; More than 80...

KLM Cityhopper adds one more, and temporarily last, Embraer E-jet to its fleet

On Saturday, KLM Cityhopper (KLC) took delivery of its 49th Embraer, which will be the last of its type to arrive for the time being....

Three Air France pilot unions announce four more days of strikes in May

Air France management reacts Three pilot unions last night announced another 4 days of strike action in early May (on 3 and 4 May, then...

Air France management consults staff to try and end the strikes

9 days of consultation, so that all Air France staff can express their opinion on the proposed pay agreement to end the strikes Since 22...

Air France launches 3-weekly Paris CDG – Taipei service by Boeing 777

3 weekly services operated by Boeing 777 equipped with the latest long-haul travel cabins; Route operated on a code-share basis with China Airlines; ...

To find a solution on the “impasse”, Air France has decided to launch a consultation with all the staff

To allow the company to find a way out of this deadlock situation with serious consequences for the company’s customers and staff, Air France Chairman, Jean-Marc...

Air France pay negotiations: management puts agreement open for signature until Friday noon

On 10 April 2018, Air France management offered the representative unions the launch of multi-year pay negotiations (2019-2021) in order to find a solution...

Air France flight AF642: 48 hours to reach Reunion

The 400 passengers on Air France flight AF642 had a difficult time to return to Reunion. Scheduled to leave Orly last Thursday night, the...

Joon extends its medium-haul network on departure from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bergen and Budapest

As from 28 October 2018, Joon will serve two new destinations in its medium-haul network on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle – Bergen in...

Air France-KLM says it has no interest in bidding for Alitalia

Air France-KLM denied it is interested in bidding for Italian carrier Alitalia. Earlier Bloomberg reported that easyJet was teaming up with private equity firm Cerberus...

Air France Management offers representative unions a multi-year deal on pay negotiations

Tomorrow, Air France and its customers face the 7th day of a strike action over the past 6 weeks. Although constituting minority actions on a...

New World Business Class seats for eight KLM Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner aircraft

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has contracted the JAMCO Group of Japan to supply new World Business Class seats for eight Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner aircraft,...

Air France-KLM +5.4% pax, revenue passenger-kilometer +6.1%, load factor +2.7 pt. in March 2018

Group passenger activity: number of passengers +5.4%, traffic measured in revenue passenger-kilometer +6.1% and load factor +2.7pt. Unit revenue ex-currency (measured in available seat-kilometer) up compared...

Air France trade unions have called for six extra strike days in April

A call for strike has been issued by several Air France staff unions, the unions have requested a 6% general pay increase, but the French...

KLM globally rewarded by travellers with TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards

3 times top 10 ranking in category ‘big European Airlines’   KLM belongs to the top 10 best major European Airlines according to the 2018 Tripadvisor...

Joon flies to Cape Town

Yesterday, on Tuesday 3 April 2018, Joon operated its first flight to Cape Town in South Africa. Customers on this flight discovered Joon’s newly...