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    October, 12th 2018

    Air France preserves its heritage by setting up the Air France Museum Heritage Endowment Fund

    The company is strengthening the protection and promotion of its historical heritage by setting up the Air France Museum Heritage Endowment Fund.

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    October, 12th 2018

    A plane on board?

    On September 23, 1913, famous aviator Roland Garros from Reunion Island was the first pilot to cross the Mediterranean on board the Morane-Saulnier H between Fréjus and Bizerte.

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    October, 10th 2018

    The seahorse legacy

    On October 7, 1933, Air France, which was created by the five main French air carriers, was officially launched at Le Bourget airport. On the tarmac, the aircraft lined up for the occasion displayed the emblem of the young national airline: the winged seahorse. A legacy of Air Orient, the main founding airline.

Air France Saga

85 ans years

Since October 7, 2018, Air France has been celebrating its 85th anniversary and is launching a period of several months of festivities on the theme of innovation in all its forms, within a company which is resolutely looking to the future.

The Concorde lands in New York

The Air France Concorde inaugurated the Paris-New York service, taking off from Roissy at 11:12* to land at Kennedy airport at 08:47* on 22 November 1977.

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