Virus Sidelines A380 Superjet, the Biggest Plane in the Skies

Airbus’ A380 superjumbo is proving to be too big to survive in many airline fleets after the coronavirus. The pandemic has already grounded planes and brought air-travel almost to a standstill. Now airlines are making strategic decisions which could hasten the demise of the world’s largest commercial jetliner. Air France-KLM said Wednesday it will book … Read more Virus Sidelines A380 Superjet, the Biggest Plane in the Skies

Final Day Broadcast | Home-favourite Joost Luiten wins 2016 KLM Open | Tour Replay

Home-favourite Joost Luiten left the 2016 KLM Open a happy man as he won his native event in thrilling fashion. Watch the final day’s broadcast on today’s #TourReplay. ► SUBSCRIBE: http://et.golf/Subscribe Welcome to the Official YouTube channel of the European Tour. Every week you can find extended tournament highlights and individual player highlights from the … Read more Final Day Broadcast | Home-favourite Joost Luiten wins 2016 KLM Open | Tour Replay

Covid-19: Air France-KLM reports €815 million first-quarter operating loss

Two weeks of coronavirus shutdown were enough to hit Air France-KLM with an 815 million-euro ($880 million) first-quarter operating loss, the airline group said on Thursday – predicting demand could take “several years” to recover. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: … Read more Covid-19: Air France-KLM reports €815 million first-quarter operating loss

Air France-KLM to start job cuts discussions with unions amid 2 billion-euro Covid-19 pandemic loss

Arline company Air France-KLM is expected to start discussing job cuts with unions after it reported losses of almost 2 billion euros in the first quarter of 2020. The Franco-Dutch airline has ground the vast majority of its Air France flights because of the coronavirus pandemic, as the sector has suffered major blows. It secured … Read more Air France-KLM to start job cuts discussions with unions amid 2 billion-euro Covid-19 pandemic loss

Air France warns of job cuts as Covid-19 losses mount

Air France-KLM’s Chief Executive Ben Smith has said he will begin discussions with unions in June over cutting jobs at the airline group. The company reported net losses of €1.8 billion in the first three months of the year and said it would operate only 20 percent of its flights between July and September. Also … Read more Air France warns of job cuts as Covid-19 losses mount

Too big to fail, or too broke to fly? Airlines seek gov’t help to stay in air

Airlines such as Virgin Australia have gone into administration, while others are facing similar prospects. In Europe, Air France-KLM secured a bailout in excess of 9 billion euros, and Lufthansa is seeking similar help from Germany. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our … Read more Too big to fail, or too broke to fly? Airlines seek gov’t help to stay in air

French government announces ‘historic’ €7 billion aid package for Air France-KLM

France said on Friday it was readying a “historic” package of multi-billion euro loans to help carmaker Renault and flag-carrier Air France through the crisis caused by the coronavirus. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: … Read more French government announces ‘historic’ €7 billion aid package for Air France-KLM