Airfare of the Day: Air France / KLM BUSINESS CLASS NEW London (LHR), United Kingdom to Hong Kong SAR, PRC from £1,504/1,718 €/HK$15810 Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Air France/KLM and their business class excursion round trip fares between London and Hong Kong.

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French National Strike Tuesday May 22, 2018 (Air Traffic Controllers Will Participate)

France is facing another national strike on Tuesday this coming week (May 22, 2018) that will have French Air Traffic Controllers participating as well.

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This will have an affect also on flights that use French airspace such as BA’s to Spain and Air France has reduced flight activity on Paris – Orly, Marseilles and Lyon airports.

“Reinvented” Air France-KLM Flying Blue Unable To Process Retro Claims?

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Air France-KLM launched “reinvented” Flying Blue back in April that seems to be work in progress still in late May based on an email that I received from a reader.

Air France-KLM Flying Blue

According to the messages that Flying Blue has sent to the reader, it seems that it is currently impossible to claim missing miles due to the program change.

Air France-KLM Takes 31% Stake In Virgin Atlantic

Air France-KLM that is currently is in search for permanent CEO (third one in two years) yesterday announced that it would take 31% stake in Virgin Atlantic and pay 220 million GBP to Virgin Group for the share.

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Delta owns 49% of Virgin Atlantic which it purchased from Singapore Airlines back in 2012 (read more here).

Airfare of the Day: Delta/Air France/KLM BUSINESS CLASS Prague (PRG), Czech Republic to New York NY (JFK), United States from 1361 €/$1618/Kč 34746 Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Delta/Air France/KLM and their high season business class advanced purchase round trip fares between Prague and New York.

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Air France Strikes Off For Now After May 7 & 8, 2018

Air France employees have been striking for total for 15 days this year after today’s and tomorrow’s actions are counted in. The CEO of the airline decided to resign last week after the consultation with the employees didn’t result in the vote that he had looked for.

Air France

The airline had to cancel roughly 15% of its flights today and I would assume they are facing same cancellation rate tomorrow. The employees don’t have any additional strike dates announced for now. The French government that still owns 14.3% of Air France-KLM has been very clear that they would not provide any support and the airline needs to be competitive to survive.

Air France – KLM CEO Resigns

Air France – KLM CEO today announced in a press conference in Paris that he would tender his resignation at a board meeting on May 9 after employees had voted against the wage rise proposal on an online poll.

Air France - KLM CEO Resigns

Air France pilots have been striking already on 13 days this year and there are two further days of strikes next week. 55% of the employees voted against the proposal that the management had put forward. The employees demand 5.1% pay rise in 2018 alone.

UPDATE: Air France Pilots To Strike On May 3, 4, 7 And 8, 2018

Air France pilots today announced new strike dates for early May after striking for eleven days in February, March and April. The airline already issued rebooking options for affected passengers and has now extended the dates through May 27.

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Pilots will strike on May 3, 4, 7 and 8, 2018, unless airline is able to reach an agreement with and the action is called off.

Air France-KLM Flying Blue May Promo Awards For July 1 – August 31, 2018

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Air France-KLM Flying Blue has just released their May promotional awards for July 1 – August 31, 2018-travel.

Air France-KLM Flying Blue Promo Awards May 2018

The discount is usually from 20% to 50% off the usual number of miles required (although sometimes the discount is capped at 25%).

Air France Pilots To Strike On May 3, 4, 7 And 8, 2018

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Air France pilots today announced new strike dates for early May after striking for eleven days in February, March and April. The airline already issued rebooking options for affected passengers.

Air France

Pilots will strike on May 3, 4, 7 and 8, 2018, unless airline is able to reach an agreement with and the action is called off.

Airfare of the Day: Delta / Air France / KLM BUSINESS CLASS Amsterdam (AMS), The Netherlands to Montreal (YUL), Canada from 1422 € Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to the SkyTeam Transatlantic Partners Delta, Air France and KLM and their low/off-peak season business class excursion round trip fares between Amsterdam and Montreal.

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Airfare of the Day: Air France / KLM BUSINESS CLASS London (LHR), United Kingdom to Hong Kong SAR (HKG), PRC from £1429 Round Trip

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Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Air France and KLM and their business class promotional round trip fares between London and Hong Kong.

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More Air France Strikes In May & CEO Threatens To Resign

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Air France has already had nine days of strikes this year and two more are scheduled for next week on Monday and Tuesday (read more here).

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The airline has offered employees raises that has been rejected by the unions. The airline CEO threatens to step down if an agreement is not reached with striking employees that have already cost the airline more than 200 million. The union has told that it will announce May strike dates on April 26.

Airfare of the Day: Delta/Air France/KLM BUSINESS CLASS Milan (MXP), Italy to New York NY (JFK/EWR), United States from 1798 € Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to the SkyTeam transatlantic partners and their basic season business class excursion round trip fares between Milan and New York.

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