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Air France is France’s national airline. It’s the main pattern of KLM and is also part of the SkyTeam Alliance. Air France services 168 destinations in the world and 36 cities in France with departures from Paris, where the company is based with its hub out of the Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport. From London, catch cheap flights to Paris in style onboard Air France! The Air France-KLM partnership is the leading provider in Europe for long-haul flights.
The history of Air France begins in 1933 with the fusion of the four most important French transport companies. It kept the emblem from Air Orient, that of Hippocamus. The first event marking the history of Air France was the launch of cheap flights to New York from Paris in 1946. At this time however it took around 20 hours to cross the Atlantic. Air France completely modernised their fleet in the 1950’s with the arrival of Lockheed constellation. In 1978, it introduced the Business Class which a lot of other airlines adopted later. Air France was partially privatised in 1999 and entered into alliance with Sky Team with three other airlines. The partnership with KLM was not established until 2000 and finally in 2009 Air France received its first Airbus A380, a double-decker airplane with four engines. It is the largest passenger airliner in the world.
Children less than 2 years of age travel for free if they are sitting on the lap of their accompanying adult. There are discounts for those travelling under the age of 25 and over the age of 60.
|Telephone:||0871 66 33 777|
|Departure cities:||London, Manchester, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Newcastle|
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Ready to take a trip into the past, to an era when commercial flights were only just beginning and few airlines dominated the skies. From Air France to KLM and others, here’s selection of what airline ads used to look […]
Air France's cabin crew are set to strike this coming weekend, possibly causing disruptions during the country's All Saint's holidays.
Have you ever sneaked a text message from your mobile while flying? Did you switch your cell phone on when the flight attendant wasn’t looking, just to see if you got a signal? The use of mobile phones in-flight has […]
Italy’s national airline carrier joined up with Delta Air Lines, Air France-KLM this week in a venture that will take it trans-Atlantic more than ever before. New flight routes are soon to be set up between main hub cities between […]
Skyteam is a decade old airline alliance, the second largest in the world, that recently celebrated its 10th birthday in June by welcoming new airlines to the team: Air Europa, TAROM and Kenya Airways. So, what is an airline alliance […]
Summer is around the corner and you’re wondering, “How could I even afford a holiday to a tropical island?” Its been a hard year for the travel industry but it seems that the backlash of the financial crisis is letting […]
What happens when a Business Class seat overheats? You make an emergency landing. Luckily the seat was empty when it set off the alarm on a flight from Washington to Paris on January 2nd.
Air France will trial in-flight wifi on certain short and medium-haul flights starting in 2015 in partnership with Orange. Two Airbus A320 aircraft will be outfitted with the technology for a three month trial.
Air France passengers were reportedly screaming and holding hands while their plane rocked in severe turbulence over Britain. Four cabin crew were injured so the flight returned to Paris for medical assistance.
The airline has revealed that last month’s pilot strike cost them £328m in lost revenues, meaning their third-quarter operating profits fell by more than half. It will adjust investments and cut costs in 2015 to make up for it.
New reports reveal that two out of the three Air France pilots onboard Flight 447 were asleep before crashing into the ocean off the coast of Brazil, killing all 228 onboard in 2009. The plane stalled in a topical storm […]
Air France has temporarily suspended flights to Ebola-hit Sierra Leone at the request of the French government. The decision came only a week after staff signed a petition asking Air France to avoid flights to Ebola-struck countries for their safety.
Air France has inaugurates its first Boeing 777s with brand new cabins on flight AF008 which departed from Paris Charles de Gaulle, bound for New York City. The new Economy cabin has the ultimate comforts while Premium Economy has 40% […]
Starting earlier this month, Air France made the switch to allow passengers the use of their electronic devices at any time during the flight. Devices must be switched to “flight mode” but can be used during take-off, cruising and landing.
Air France is happy to announce it will be adding a new service to Tokyo-Haneda Airport starting March 30th, this is in addition to its already existing flights to Tokyo-Narita. There will be two daily frequencies, one flight during the […]
Six men have been arrested on an Air France flight for carrying 1.3 tonnes of cocaine in suitcases. The police discovered the stash in 30 suitcases on September 11th in what is thought to be the largest drug haul ever […]