Two Air France flights en route to Paris from the United States were diverted on Tuesday following anonymous threats, and passengers and crew were safely removed, the airline and the Federal Aviation Administration said.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has expanded its strategic cooperation with Air France-KLM through a several hundred million US dollar component maintenance agreement for its Boeing 777 fleet.
The 10-year deal, ef
Air France will cut less than a third of the 2,900 job cuts it proposed in a 2016/2017 plan that triggered clashes with some staff, the chief executive of parent company Air France-KLM said on Sunday.
The job cuts in 2016 would be volun
Air France managers fled a meeting on Monday about mass job cuts after angry staff waving banners and flags stormed the room, according to journalists at the scene.
Television images showed airline human resources and labour relat
Air France and KLM are offering travellers from the Gulf special promotional fares for Economy Class and Business Class seats on routes to some of the most popular destinations in Europe and the US.
The special fares are available for G
Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the UAE, has reached a deal to deepen its relationship with Air France-KLM and separately has agreed to sell its stake in Aer Lingus Group, Etihad's chief executive officer said.
Gulf travellers flying Air France and KLM can enjoy extra value on Economy class with special fares from Muscat (Oman), Doha (Qatar), Dubai and Abu Dhabi (UAE) during June, to some of its most popular destinations in Europe and North America.
French investigators have opened a probe after an Air France jet with some three dozen people on board narrowly avoided hitting the highest mountain in central Africa in early May, according to information published by France's BEA air accid
French investigators have opened a probe after an Air France jet with some three dozen people on board narrowly avoided hitting the highest mountain in central Africa in early May, according to information published by France's Bureau d'
An Air France flight from Paris was escorted by two US F-15 fighter jets to New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Monday after an anonymous threat was made against the flight, the US military said.
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