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  • WiJet joins forces wth Air France to boost first class offering

    ​French business-aircraft operator Wijet has teamed up with Air France to offer private jet services to the flag carrier’s first-class passengers.

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  • Apollo undeterred by higher interest rates

    News | 29 Aug 2014 15:58 | Laura Mueller

    Apollo Aviation does not expect its funding structure to be affected by the higher borrowing costs likely to result from an interest rate hike.
  • Air France pilots set to strike over short-haul rejig

    News | 29 Aug 2014 09:38

    Air France pilot union SNPL is threatening a week's strike in protest at lack of consultation over the airline's plans for short-haul network reorganisation.
  • ANALYSIS: LCCs reap codeshare benefits

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:00 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Codeshare partnerships, once synonymous with legacy carriers and airline alliances, have made inroads in recent years with low-cost carriers. In particular, low-cost airlines in North and South America are leading the charge, snapping up interline and codeshare deals – all without the costs of joining an alliance.
  • Air France prepares to restructure short-haul operation

    News | 28 Aug 2014 10:58 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​SkyTeam partner Air France is to present a short-haul network re-organisation strategy to staff by the end of October.
  • Ebola concerns ground Air France flights to Sierra Leone

    News | 27 Aug 2014 15:57 | Martin Rivers

    Air France has suspended flights to Sierra Leone's capital following the French government's publicly aired warning about the Ebola virus.
  • ANALYSIS: ​Latin LCCs diverge on cross-border strategies

    News | 26 Aug 2014 12:00 | David Knibb

    Latin America’s seven low-cost carriers are spreading their wings, but each is following its own strategy with little in common with the others.