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    September, 22nd 2016

    The age of the hub

    In the early 1990s, the air transport crisis required airlines to review their development strategy.

    Philippe Boulze - Collection Air France. DR
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    September, 8th 2016

    Air France and the Pearl of the Orient

    On 20 September 1966, the Boeing 707 "Château de Cheverny" launched the Paris- Shanghai route. Three crews shared the 23-hour flight, with stopovers in Athens, Cairo, Karachi and Phnom Penh.

    © Collection Air France.DR
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    August, 4th 2016

    Air France, an Olympic passion

    With the Rio Olympics fast approaching, did you know that Air France holds an Olympic record? The fastest flame in history!

    Collection Air France. DR

Air France Saga

Collection Air France. DR

Summer 1960: the beach bag

In 1960 Air France came up with its own plastic beach bag, combining innovation and tradition by adding an elegant rope-style strap.

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