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Air France, British Airways to end flights to Tehran 24 Aug 2018

Air France, British Airways to end flights to Tehran

Air France and British Airways announced Thursday that they will halt flights to Tehran next month, citing low profitability as the US reimposes sanctions on Iran. Air France, which had run connections to the Iranian capital via its low-cost operator Joon, said it would axe the route on September 18, blaming “poor commercial viability”. The […]

Air France shares down nearly 13 percent after CEO quits 07 May 2018

Air France shares down nearly 13 percent after CEO quits

Air France shares went into a tailspin on the Paris stock exchange on Monday after the resignation of the strike-hit company’s CEO. Air France-KLM boss Jean-Marc Janaillac announced his resignation Friday after staff at the carrier’s French operations rejected a pay deal aimed at ending months of walkouts. Janaillac, who had been in the post […]

Air France cancels 30 percent of flights amid strikes 07 Apr 2018

Air France cancels 30 percent of flights amid strikes

French flag carrier Air France has announced massive flight cancellations due to strikes by cabin crews and ground staff for the fifth straight day over pay. Air France announced on Friday that nearly 30 percent of its flights would be canceled across the country on Saturday. The cancellation rate is believed to be the biggest during any […]