ro1960 wrote:The SNPL mixes up AF (the airline) and AF-KLM (the group). AF managing director will remain French (Franck Terner). Smith will be at the head of the group.
Paris airports traffic figures for July 2018. CDG 07/2018 - 7 152 063 +4.2% 2018 - 41 075 251 +3.2% 12-month period - 70 751 444 +4.2% ORY 07/2018 - 3 243 535 +2.6% 2018 - 19 248 981 +2.8% 12-month period - 32 567 606 +1.9% Total Paris 07/2018 - 10 395 598 +3.7% 2018 - 60 324 232 +3.1% 12-month peri...Jump to post
The new junction building set to open in 2019 should take some of the load off terminals Sud and Ouest. I wonder if they will have a centralized security check area, freeing up space for the gate lounges in both terminals. Unless they build more retail space instead! There is a video explaining how...Jump to post
British phlegm is just pure fantasy.Jump to post
The fact that politics has a say in AF-KLM is what makes the company what it is now. It makes the employees feel the company cannot fall and therefore make ridiculous demands. It would be good if the company cuts all political ties and hire an external non French CEO. However I don’t think this wil...Jump to post
I think the main focus will be to modernize the today underused T1 before building a new terminal. It is not like the airport lack gates right now. With just the existing terminals the airport could handle over 90 million passengers, so it is more a question of just modernizing existing facilities....Jump to post
What I know about T4 is that: - a first tranche should be opened for the Olympics 2024 - the whole terminal will be able to handle up to 40 million passengers - it should be linked to other terminals using the automated CDG metro - it should have a metro station with future line 17 having a stop at ...Jump to post
Here is the Orly West expansion:
WOW air adds A330 Paris service Reykjavik Keflavik – Paris CDG eff 28OCT18 winter season operates with 4 weekly A330 and 3 weekly A321, replacing previously filed A320 WW404 KEF0600 – 1030CDG 321 246 WW404 KEF0600 – 1030CDG 330 x246 WW405 CDG1135 – 1420KEF 321 246 WW405 CDG1135 – 1420KEF 330 x246 ht...Jump to post
Paris-Orly Airport Modernisation: Opening of the Hall 1 expansion in the West Terminal Groupe ADP is opening a new 6,000 sq.m building in Hall 1 of the West Terminal. This expansion, equipped with four new pier-served stands for medium-haul aircraft, will increase the terminal's aircraft capacity. T...Jump to post
I started this thread a few weeks ago but it seems it has been deleted, so raising it again. Paris airports (French only): https://www.parisaeroport.fr/passagers/paris-aeroport-change CDG projects (French only, note that future terminal 4 is not covered yet): https://www.parisaeroport.fr/passagers/p...Jump to post
Aigle Azur adds Lyon – Nantes French carrier Aigle Azur at the launch of winter 2018/19 season is adding new domestic route, offering nonstop Lyon – Nantes service. Operating twice daily on weekdays, one daily on weekends, Airbus A320 aircraft will serve this route from 28OCT18. ZI663 LYS0640 – 0800...Jump to post
Aigle Azur expands Sao Paulo Viracopos service French carrier Aigle Azur from late-September 2018 is further expanding Paris Orly – Sao Paulo Viracopos/Campinas route. Previously planned addition of 4th weekly flight form 07SEP18 remains unchanged, and the airline will now add 5th weekly rotation fr...Jump to post
Air Austral leases Hi-Fly A380 in Aug/Sep 2018 Air Austral during the month of August and September 2018 is leasing Airbus A380 aircraft from Hi-Fly, mainly operating selected St. Denis de la Reunion – Paris CDG route. The A380 is to operate this route 3 times a week, from 24AUG18 (Paris departure) ...Jump to post
All new "funny" safety vids, particularly this Turkish one, miss their main goal i.e. SAFETY.Jump to post
1st flight of A330 NEO scheduled this Thursday 19 October. In French: http://www.boursorama.com/actualites/le-premier-vol-de-l-a330neo-est-prevu-jeudi-airbus-ec4d0b4f1e6466404217c185f67f5e64 In English: https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-airbus-a330neo/airbus-sets-a330neo-debut-flight-for-oct-19-idUK...Jump to post
According to the below website, Berlin Tegel, Lisbon, Porto and Barcelona have been announced for short hops. Long hauls are Mahé and Fortaleza.
According to the article below, TK is also looking for up to 40 A359.