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Air France-KLM Group signs huge Airbus A220 deal

Air France-KLM Group signs huge Airbus A220 deal

31 July 2019 Airline News

Air France-KLM Group has signed a memorandum of understanding for 60 Airbus A220-300 aircraft to modernise its fleet. As part of a wider fleet simplification, Air France also announced plans to retire its ten Airbus A380s by 2022.

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.