February, 19th 2015
In September 1966, the Boeing 707 “Château de Cheverny” inaugurated the Paris-Shanghai route, after a flight time of 22 hours and 25 minutes and 4 stop-overs in Athens, Cairo, Karachi and Phnom Penh.
February, 4th 2015
Air France and Reunion Island have enjoyed 70 years of close ties marked by the Company’s presence in the Indian Ocean.
January, 21st 2015
Piloted by Pierre Chanoine, the Concorde, European aviation's new flagship aircraft, took off from Paris on 21 January 1976 at 12:40 and landed in Dakar at 15:27. It took off again at 16:45 and reached Rio at 20:06, Paris local time.
January, 3rd 2015
At the beginning of 1946, Air France began hiring its first air hostesses. Following an interview at Le Bourget, eleven of them were selected. More information in the article devoted to the first air hostesses.
December, 18th 2014
Lapland - CDG: This was the special "anniversary" flight chosen by Father Christmas this December 16th, just ahead of Christmas that's for sure, but that didn't spoil the pleasure of the 150 children invited by the association Pays de Roissy, who gave him a warm welcome.