• Article

    May, 18th 2017

    The inflight magazine story

    To celebrate the merger of Air France and Air Inter, a new inflight magazine, in English, was launched on May 1st 1997: Air France Magazine.

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  • Article

    April, 27th 2017

    Air France, 65 years in Mexico

    When it landed on the tarmac of Mexico Central on 27 April 1952, exactly 65 years ago, the Lockheed Constellation F-BZAT was paving the way for years of Air France history in Mexico!

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  • Article

    March, 8th 2017

    Air France women

    As from 1946, the first stewardesses and receptionists joined the ranks of female typists, secretaries, nurses and assistants.

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Air France Saga

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The must-have accessory

By offering its customers this small plastic canvas bag in 1959, Air France showcased one of its legendary aircraft – the Caravelle, a jewel of French aviation, which made its first flight in 1955.



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