Air France continues to connect the world with its Airbus A380 with two new destinations: Dubai, with winter service beginning December 5, 2011, and Los Angeles, with flights starting May 28, 2012.
Daily flight to Dubai, beginning December 5, 2011
Starting December 5, 2011 and continuing throughout the winter season, Air France will serve Dubai with a flight departing daily from Paris-Charles de Gaulle.
The new A380 destination is made possible by the aircraft’s redeployment to Dubai from...
Starting on 11 April 2012, Air France will begin operating scheduled service between Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Wuhan Tianhe International Airport. Air France is the first airline to offer direct flights between Wuhan and Europe.
“This 5th destination in China Mainland strengthens the Air France position in this fast growing market. From Europe, Air France-KLM Group has the largest destination portfolio on Greater China (China, Hongkong and Taiwan).
Air France-KLM’s growth in China has become...
Since 31st October 2011, on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Air France will operate 3 weekly flights to Cape Town in South Africa.
Flights are operated by Boeing 777-200 with a total capacity of 309 seats, equipped with 35 seats in the Business cabin, 24 seats in the Premium Voyageur cabin and 250 seats in the Voyageur cabin. On board, customers are able to discover the new Air France Business class seat launched last December.
This new route is in addition to the 7 weekly KLM flights...
With the start of the 2011-12 winter season, Air France and Czech Airlines return to their code-share cooperation on scheduled flights between the Czech Republic and France.
Together, the two airlines bring passengers a comfortable offer of 6 daily return flights on the Prague - Paris route, 3 of which will be operated by Czech Airlines and 3 by Air France. The flights will be available as of today in both airlines’ booking systems.
The number of return flights on the Prague – Paris route that...
Air France is also increasing capacity on existing domestic routes, with an increase in the number of seats greater than 80% in some cases.
Attractive fares while preserving Air France services
On departure from Marseille, Air France is offering one-way fares starting at €50 including tax.
On all flights, passengers will benefit from the free Air France services they are used to enjoying, such as checked baggage, newspapers at the boarding gate, a snack and choice of seat etc.
In this way, Air...
Starting on 2 October 2011, Air France will be launching a commercial offensive on departure from Marseille by offering 13 new non-stop routes:
in France: Bâle Mulhouse, Biarritz and Brest;
in Europe: Athens, Copenhagen, Düsseldorf, Eindhoven, Milan-Malpensa, Moscow and Prague;
in the Mediterranean: Beirut and Istanbul;
in Morocco: Casablanca.
Air France will also be increasing capacity on existing domestic routes, with over 80% more seats in some cases. This strategy will continue in spring...
Since 21 June, Air France has been operating 5 weekly flights between Paris and Lima, the capital of Peru. These flights are operated by Boeing 777-200ER, with a capacity of 309 passengers. The aircraft is configured with three cabin classes with 35 seats in the new Business class, featuring a lie-flat seat bed measuring over 2 m in length, 24 seats in the intermediate Premium Voyageur class and 250 in Voyageur economy class.
For customers of the Air France-KLM Group, these 5 new Air France...
Starting on 3 November 2011, Air France will fly to Cape Town in South Africa from Paris-Charles de Gaulle, with 3 weekly frequencies.
A city in the south-western corner of South Africa, located on the Atlantic coast, Cape Town is the second largest port, the country's legislative capital, seat of the South African Parliament and one of the top tourist destinations in South Africa.
Flights will be operated by a Boeing 777-200 with a total capacity of 309 seats, equipped with 35 seats in the...
Since last December, Air France has gradually been introducing a new Business class cabin on its long-haul network, equipped with a “full sleep” seat, which is longer, wider and more spacious and which has been totally redesigned to provide additional comfort.
After three months of operations and a survey carried out among customers, this new long-haul Business class seat has been praised by 97% of them, who consider the new seat’s comfort in the sleeping position as “good” to “excellent”. The...
Starting this summer, Air France will offer direct flights out of Pau to Dublin, Amsterdam, London and Southampton.
Three new routes operated by City Jet
Starting on 2 April, City Jet, an Air France subsidiary, will launch three new services out of Pau-Pyrénées to London-City, Dublin and Amsterdam.
These flights will be operated by Avro RJ85, four-engine jets with 95 leather seats (rows of 6 seats, 3-3 across), particularly suited to take-offs and landings on short runways. In France, City Jet...