AirFrance-KLM, Delta, Virgin Atlantic expand partnership to provide more choice for customers

GLOBAL – Air France, KLM, Delta and Virgin Atlantic have unveiled an expanded joint venture aimed at offering a greater choice of routes and loyalty options for customers travelling between Europe, the United Kingdom and North America. Governance of the joint venture will be equally shared between the Air France-KLM Group, Delta and Virgin Atlantic. An executive committee comprising the three CEOs and a management committee of representatives from departments across the businesses will define future strategy. The airlines said in a joint statement that the new partnership would provide…

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Air France to resume flights to Liberia after a 5-year snub

LIBERIA – French Flag carrier, Air France has announced plans to resume flights to Liberia, five years after it took a decision to a decision to end its biweekly flights. Transport Minister Sam Wlue revealed the French carrier’s intention noting that after months of negotiations the airline had notified the Liberian government of its intention to resume its Liberia route and that the Roberts International Airport will be among its new destinations beginning 2020. In 2014, the airline terminated its Liberia route, attributing the move to little profit margins and…

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