Top News on Air France

  • Wrong colours: Are these the worst 10 airline liveries?

    ​Etihad Airways revealed its new livery on its first Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 in recent days and will roll it out across its entire fleet. But not all airline rebrands go so well. We look at 10 of the worst paint jobs in airline history

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  • Boeing C-17 lands in Liberia opening US military anti-Ebola airlift

    ​A Boeing C-17 Globemaster landed in Monrovia, Liberia, on 19 September, carrying the first of 3,000 US military...

  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership

    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the...

  • Rocket attacks halt flights into Ben Gurion airport

    Several foreign airlines have suspended flights to Israel following rocket attacks launched from Gaza.

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  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 13-20 October 2014

    News | 20 Oct 2014 09:34 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Hainan Airlines extends leases with SMBC Aviation Capital
  • Air France pilots to review terms of new Transavia pact

    News | 16 Oct 2014 14:06 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Air France’s pilot representatives are to discuss a draft agreement setting out the conditions for developing low-cost operation Transavia.
  • KLM chief quits

    News | 15 Oct 2014 20:13 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​SkyTeam carrier KLM's chief executive, Camiel Eurlings, has resigned, effective immediately.
  • EASA cautions operators over Mali airspace

    News | 14 Oct 2014 11:50 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Europe’s civil aviation safety regulator is warning carriers about the possibility of threats to aircraft operating in Mali, particularly from man-portable air-defence systems.
  • European load factors up despite Air France traffic hit

    News | 14 Oct 2014 09:08

    Passenger load factor across European carriers improved almost a point in September over the same month in 2013, in a period dominated by the heavy fall in traffic at strike-hit Air France-KLM.
  • OPINION: Why flight tracking philosophies must align

    News | 10 Oct 2014 15:01

    ​Another rift in the competitive landscape between Airbus and Boeing has appeared. Airbus is ready to move forward with a deployable flight data and voice recorder system for commercial aircraft. Boeing has installed deployable recorders on at least three ­military aircraft fleets, but disagrees that the technology is appropriate or safe for commercial transports.