Air France Klm News

Smith appointed chief executive at Air France-KLM

Smith appointed chief executive at Air France-KLM

17 August 2018 Airline News

Current Air Canada chief operating officer Benjamin Smith has been selected by Air France-KLM as its next chief executive. Smith has played a major role at Air Canada over the past two decades, and becomes the first overseas leader of Air France-KLM.

Accor drops plans for Air France-KLM stake

Accor drops plans for Air France-KLM stake

26 July 2018 Airline News Hotel News

Hotel giant AccorHotels has dropped plans for a potential stake in Air France-KLM. In June, as part of its strategy to develop its range of services in the travel space, Accor had stated it was considering the establishment of a strategic alliance with the airline group.

Air France and bmi reveal codeshare deal on Bristol-Paris route

Air France and bmi reveal codeshare deal on Bristol-Paris route

2 May 2018 Airline News

Air France and bmi have announced a brand-new codeshare partnership on bmi’s Bristol to Paris service. Commencing for travel from May 14th, the partnership will provide business and leisure customers from Bristol Airport with access to 25 French cities via Air France’s award-winning hub at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.

Delta Air Lines takes stake in Air France-KLM

Delta Air Lines takes stake in Air France-KLM

31 July 2017 Airline News

Delta Air Lines is deepening its longstanding and industry-leading partnership with Air France-KLM Group with a €375 million investment to acquire ten per cent equity in the joint venture partner and a seat on the Air France-KLM Group board.

Air France-KLM Group takes 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic

Air France-KLM Group takes 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic

28 July 2017 Press Release Airline News

Air France-KLM Group, Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic have announced their intention to expand their strategic partnership and offer customers access to the most comprehensive transatlantic route network via an extensive joint venture. Under the deal, Air France-KLM will acquire a 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic from the holding currently held by Virgin Group.

Singapore Airlines signs codeshare deal with Air France-KLM

Singapore Airlines signs codeshare deal with Air France-KLM

15 April 2017 Airline News

Singapore Airlines and regional subsidiary SilkAir have signed a memorandum of understanding with Air France-KLM to codeshare on each other’s flights with effect from April 2017. Under the agreement, which is subject to regulatory approvals, Singapore Airlines will add its ‘SQ’ designator code to Air France-operated flights beyond Paris to ten destinations - Aberdeen, Bordeaux, Edinburgh, Lisbon, Lyon, Madrid, Marseille, Newcastle, Nice and Toulouse.