Air France KLM Group

Pilot CLA negotiations between KLM and VNV in a difficult phase

KLM and the VNV trade union have again talked to each other last Friday about a future collective labour agreement for pilots. Unfortunately, the...

KLM July traffic figures: Further increases for KLM Passenger and Cargo business

KLM welcomed 0.7% more passengers in July compared to the same month last year. Following a period of uninterrupted growth, load factor saw a slight...

Dutch pilots demand AF-KLM Cargo cancels wet-lease freighter deal with Qatar Airways

Dutch pilots’ association VNV has hit out at Air France-KLM for wet-leasing airplanes from Qatar Airways, claiming the Qatari carrier engages in anti-competitive practices. In...

Intended joint venture agreement between Air France-KLM and Air Europa

Enhanced cooperation for flights between Europe and Central and South America   Air France-KLM and Air Europa intend to conclude a new joint venture agreement for...

KLM introduces flights to Boston in Summer 2019

KLM Royal Dutch Airline will begin operating flights to the city of Boston (BOS) in the United States from the start of the 2019...

Communication loss of Transavia Boeing 737 flying over Bosnia, QRA scramble of Italian Air Force

On 22 July, radio communication between air traffic control and a Transavia Boeing 737-800 (PH-HSC) was lost flying over Bosnia. The Italian Air Force...

Three Skytrax awards for La Première by Air France

On Tuesday 17 July in London, Skytrax rewarded Air France, notably for the quality of its La Première service. Air France obtained top position...

Air France-KLM and China Eastern Airlines broaden their cooperation and intensify their joint venture

Cooperation on MRO level: China Eastern Airlines selects AFI KLM E&M, Air France-KLM's MRO arm, for the component support of its Boeing 787 fleet ...

From Paris to Bari: a new route by Air France

Air France is today adding a new destination to its network – Bari (Italy). From 18 July to 2 September 2018, Air France will...

Air France brings back home the winners of the FIFA World Cup [Pictures]

THANK YOU FOR THE STARS On their return from Moscow yesterday afternoon on board flight AF 4001 (a Boeing 777-200ER registered F-GSPK that took off from...

Air France, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, China Southern Airlines and Xiamen Airlines now form a single joint venture

The four airlines are merging their two existing agreements to create a single joint venture; A simplified and streamlined trip for 1,250,000 passengers...

Air France opens new business lounge at Paris CDG

After having revealed the first part last January and having already welcomed more than 200,000 customers, Air France today presents its entire brand new...

KLM traffic up 3.6% in June, up 5.4% in first half 2018

Up by 1 million passengers to 16.6 million in the first half of 2018 KLM welcomed 3.6% more passengers in June this year, with capacity...

KLM to suspend direct flights to Tehran

For commercial reasons, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has decided to suspend its direct flights to Tehran, Iran for the time being as of 24...

Russian “smelly” musician that was expelled from Transavia flight has passed away

On 29 May 2018 a Transavia Boeing 737 (PH-HXE) from Las Palmas to Amsterdam Schiphol was forced to divert to Faro, Portugal after the...

Do you remember? Air France Flight 296 (F-GFKC) Airbus A320-111 crashed into a forest while performing a low pass over Mulhouse-Habsheim Airport, France

30 years ago today. Air France Flight 296 was a chartered flight of a new Airbus A320-111 operated by Air France. On June 26,...

Small stir at Eindhoven Airport after engine fire on Transavia Boeing 737

An engine fire on a Transavia Boeing 737-800 (PH-HSW) has caused a stir at Eindhoven Airport on Tuesday evening (19 June), but flight HV5086...

KLM to launch new Economy Class service for intercontinental flights

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will offer a new Economy Class service concept aboard its intercontinental flights. At the start of an intercontinental flight, Economy...

Joon replaces Air France on the Mumbai route

FLY TO MUMBAI WITH JOON, THE NEW-GENERATION TRAVEL EXPERIENCE BY AIR FRANCE Since 18 June 2018, Air France has entrusted its Paris-CDG – Mumbai service...

Air France Management presents concrete and immediate measures for all staff in the long-standing dispute

Anne-Marie Couderc, non-executive Chairperson of Air France and Air France-KLM, and Franck Terner, CEO of Air France, this morning presented concrete measures to the...