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    July, 9th 2018

    Serving the Land of the Morning Calm for 35 years

    In July 1983, Air France inaugurated its Paris-Seoul route, becoming the first European airline to serve Korea.

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    August, 24th 2018

    St Petersbourg, 50 years before the world cup

    Ties have existed between France and Russia for a while. It all began in 1924 when Maurice Noguès made a research flight to Moscow on behalf of the Franco-Roumaine line. It took three weeks of short hops flying a Caudron trimotor.

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    August, 24th 2018

    With Air France, travel becomes child's play

    In 1949, the famous « kids meal » appeared on board. In 1951, the family service was born on the Paris-Dakar route.

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Air France Saga

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The Citroën 2CV minivan!

In the 1950s, the Citroën 2CV minivan was used to transport baggage and goods from the airport to the plane.

The Concorde lands in New York

The Air France Concorde inaugurated the Paris-New York service, taking off from Roissy at 11:12* to land at Kennedy airport at 08:47* on 22 November 1977.



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