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Air France

Air France, stylized as AIRFRANCE, is the French flag carrier headquartered in Tremblay-en-France, (north of Paris). It is a subsidiary of the Air France–KLM Group and a founding member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. As of 2013 Air France serves 36 destinations in France and operates worldwide scheduled passenger and cargo services to 168 destinations in 93 countries (including overseas departments and territories of France) and also carried 46,803,000 passengers in 2015. The airline’s global hub is at Charles de Gaulle Airport, with Orly Airport, Lyon–Saint Exupéry Airport, Marseille Provence Airport, Toulouse Blagnac Airport, and Nice Côte d’Azur Airport serving as secondary hubs. Air France’s corporate headquarters, previously in Montparnasse, Paris, are located on the grounds of Charles de Gaulle Airport, north of Paris.

Air France accelerates its fleet renewal and orders an additional 10 Airbus A350-900s

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The Air France and Air France-KLM Boards of Directors have reached a decision concerning the replacement of Air France's Airbus A380s and approved an...

Air France-KLM Group steps up cooperation with Qantas Group

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Air France, KLM and Qantas enhance collaboration and joint frequent flyer proposition New travel options to Southeast Asian and Australian destinations via additional...

Air France flies again to Monrovia from next summer

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As from 20 April 2020, Air France customers will once again be able to travel to Monrovia (Liberia) thanks to five weekly flights operated...

A world first: an autonomous baggage tractor tested in real conditions by Air France

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In November 2019, Air France, CHARLATTE AUTONOM and Toulouse-Blagnac airport brought into service an autonomous tractor for transporting baggage between the baggage sorting area...

Air France offers flights to Algiers on departure from Paris-Orly

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As from 2 January 2020, Air France will operate four new frequencies to Algiers (Algeria) on departure from Paris-Orly. Already available for ticket purchase via...

Air France adds capacity to Madrid with new flights from Paris-Orly in Summer 2020

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As from 23 March 2020, Air France will operate 12 new weekly flights to Madrid (Spain) on departure from Paris-Orly, i.e. up to two...

Air France to operate twice-daily from Cork to Paris for Summer 2020

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Cork Airport welcomes the announcement that Air France will double its frequency on the Cork to Paris-Charles de Gaulle route, with the addition of...

Air France thrice-weekly to the Seychelles

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Fly off to Mahé this winter with Air France As from 29 October 2019, Air France customers will be able to travel to Mahé, in...

Air France and Aircalin renew their partnership agreement for five years for linking Paris to Nouméa

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The best solution for linking Paris-Charles de Gaulle to Nouméa-La Tontouta On 24 October 2019, Air France and Aircalin renewed their partnership agreement for the...

4 new Air France destinations throughout the 2020 summer season: Faro, Alicante, Malaga and Valencia

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Faro, Alicante, Malaga and Valencia, new destinations throughout the 2020 summer season; Operated by Air France as from 4 April 2020, with one...

Air France, KLM and China Eastern plan to step up joint venture cooperation with the addition of Virgin Atlantic

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More travel options for customers who want to fly between Europe and China, focusing on the United Kingdom to China markets through a...

Air France chooses new, more spacious luggage compartments by Safran to equip its Airbus A320 fleet

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On its domestic and European network, Air France is continuing to improve its customers' travel experience by offering them more space to store their...

Air France to proactively offset 100% of CO2 emissions on its domestic flights as of 1 January 2020

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https://www.youtube.com/embed/PQ19Dy5bP_s New voluntary objectives in Air France’s sustainability roadmap, centred around four major strategic areas - Offsetting of 100% of CO2 emissions on all domestic flights*...

Air France takes delivery of its first Airbus A350 XWB named “Toulouse”

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Air France has taken delivery of its first A350-900, the world’s most efficient all-new design wide-body aircraft. The first jet out of a total order...

Aigle Azur’s CEO announces resignation; airline’s booking engine closed from 10 September

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Frantz Yvelin, the CEO of French airline Aigle Azur, placed in receivership Monday, throws in the towel by announcing his resignation on the set...

Air France Airbus A319 between Moscow’s Sheremetyevo and Paris CDG diverts to Luxembourg

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On 20 August, an Air France Airbus A319 (F-GRHB) operated flight AF1145 between Moscow Sheremetyevo Alexander S. Pushkin International Airport, Russia and Paris Charles...

Air France: Airbus A330 to Brazzaville returns to Paris CDG (medical) & Airbus A320 to Madrid diverts to Bordeaux (technical)

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On 16 August, an Air France Airbus A330 (F-GZCB) operated flight AF896 between Paris CDG, France and Brazzaville, Congo Republic. The aircraft stopped climbing...

Air France orders 60 Airbus A220-300, retires A380 fleet by 2022

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The Air France-KLM Board of Directors approved several strategic decisions concerning the development of the Air France fleet, following a meeting on July 30,...

Air France and Paris Aéroport launch cooperation to ensure baggage tracking using RFID technology

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As from 2020, Air France will ensure baggage tracking at Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport using tags equipped with RFID chips in cooperation with Paris...