• Article

    April, 18th 2016

    70 years ago, the first air service from Paris to Tehran was launched

    On 29 April 1946, Air France wanted to "reach out all over the world"...

    Collection Air France. DR
  • Article

    April, 15th 2016

    The Little Prince is 70 years old

    The famous tale, The Little Prince, written by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was published by Gallimard in April 1946, and was an immediate success!

    Photo Air France. The Little Prince ed. Gallimard
  • Article

    April, 4th 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

Air France Saga

When the boeing 747 entered into service

When in May 1970, the Boeing B747 joined the Air France fleet, its “flagship” was the B707, capable of carrying 180 passengers over 9,200 km.


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