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    April, 17th 2018

    The A320 turns Thirty

    The Airbus A320 began its great career on the Air France Paris-Düsseldorf-Berlin route on 18 April 1988.

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    February, 9th 2018

    Air France sports the Olympic colours

    44 years after the first Winter Olympics in history took place in Chamonix, the Games returned to France, where they were held from 6 to 18 February 1968 in Grenoble....

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    January, 26th 2018

    FROM THE ‘QUART OPS’ TO THE OCC

    From the very beginning, Air France has always made every effort to optimize the use of its routes, but it was after the war that things started to step up apace, with expanding traffic and a growing network.

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Air France Saga

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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At the controls of the A320

The arrival of the A320 in the Air France fleet in 1988 marked a turning point in the history of civil aviation.



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