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  • With Air France, travel becomes child's play

    August, 24th 2018

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    In 1949, the famous « kids meal » appeared on board. In 1951, the family service was born on the Paris-Dakar route.

  • The Citroën 2CV minivan!

    August, 24th 2018

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    In the 1950s, the Citroën 2CV minivan was used to transport baggage and goods from the airport to the plane.

  • Serving the Land of the Morning Calm for 35 years

    July, 9th 2018

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    In July 1983, Air France inaugurated its Paris-Seoul route, becoming the first European airline to serve Korea.

  • In pursuit of the eclipse!

    July, 6th 2018

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    On 30 June 1973, test pilot André Turcat followed the total solar eclipse in the cockpit of the F-BFVA. The Concorde 001, the first Concorde aircraft delivered to Air France in 1976.

  • Adventurers above the clouds

    June, 7th 2018

    In his book entitled "De Gaulle m’a donné des ailes", Christian Paris, an Air France long-haul flight captain, highlights the life of Jean Billaud.



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