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  • A look back on half a century of the 747

    January, 11th 2016

    © Collection Air France.DR / Collection Musée Air France.DR © Collection Air France.DR / Collection Musée Air France.DR

    Remember early 1970, all French TV cameras were focused on the arrival of the Boeing 747 in the Air France fleet.

  • 1992, still committed

    January, 3rd 2016

    Right from the outset Air France’s international vocation brought it up against inequality around the world, sometimes prompting it to intervene in the event of health emergencies.

  • Avant-garde Air France

    December, 31st 2015

    There are, of course, well-known connections between Air France and the cinema (Michel Gondry, Hou Hsiao Hsien), design (Raymond Loewy, Charlotte Perriand) and gourmet dining (Paul Bocuse, Guy Martin). But those with contemporary painting are less well-known.

  • Santa Claus receives a warm welcome!

    December, 21st 2015

    © Collection Air France.DR / Collection Musée Air France.DR

    For many years now, Santa Claus has been boarding Air France flights to continue the tradition of dropping off countless toys and gifts around Christmas trees across the world.

  • Air France, fine dining in the sky

    December, 21st 2015

    © Collection Air France.DR / Collection Musée Air France.DR

    From 1933 to 1939, inflight service was limited to sandwiches and drinks on some flights such as the prestigious London or Nice routes...



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