Top News on Air France

  • Double-vision: Our Top 10 listing of A350 customers


    ​To accompany the release of our flight test report on the Airbus A350, our Top 10 feature looks at the leading airline customers to date for the XWB, by number of aircraft ordered. Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database records the European company as having so far secured firm commitments for a combined 780 of the big twin, the first example of which entered use in January 2015.


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  • Deeper first-half loss forces further cost cuts at Air France-KLM


    Air France-KLM Group is to implement new cost-saving measures immediately after its latest financial figures showed a...


  • IATA: Flight-tracking efforts gather momentum


    ​Malaysia Airlines is introducing a flight-tracking capability this summer, just over a year since the disappearance of...


  • French 777F probe details 100t take-off weight error


    ​French investigators have detailed a weight data error which resulted in a Boeing 777 freighter commencing an...


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  • ANALYSIS: Atlantic capacity creeps up despite weak yields

    News | 17 Aug 2015 10:57 | Edward Russell

    ​The question of demand continues to envelope the transatlantic market this year, as airlines continue to add capacity despite weak results in the first half.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Atlantic-capacity-creeps-up-despite-weak-yields-415514/
  • ANALYSIS: Airlines look past fuel gains in second quarter

    News | 13 Aug 2015 16:17 | Graham Dunn

    There was a familiar ring to results as North American and European carriers disclosed second-quarter earnings.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airlines-look-past-fuel-gains-in-second-quarter-415677/
  • BA signs 787 component service deal with Boeing

    News | 10 Aug 2015 20:33 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Boeing has signed an agreement with British Airways to provide component services for the carrier's fleet of Boeing 787s for 12 years, the manufacturer announces on 10 August.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BA-signs-787-component-service-deal-with-Boeing-415552/
  • ANALYSIS: Why Reunion debris cannot refine MH370 search

    News | 05 Aug 2015 11:22 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Even if the flight-control surface discovered on the island of Reunion is confirmed as part of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, it is highly unlikely to aid the search for the Boeing 777-200ER.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-Reunion-debris-cannot-refine-MH370-search-415410/
  • MAS to drop Istanbul, downgauge Paris services

    News | 30 Jul 2015 07:54 | Firdaus Hashim

    Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will end the Kuala Lumpur-Istanbul service on 26 August.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MAS-to-drop-Istanbul-downgauge-Paris-services-415187/
  • Air France expands Korean Air codeshare

    News | 28 Jul 2015 02:03 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air France has expanded its codeshare with Korean Air, which took place this month.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-expands-Korean-Air-codeshare-415072/