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Does Air France operate the A340?

Does Air France operate the A340?

Air France has a long history with Airbus and the A340. It was the launch customer for the aircraft back in 1993 (together with Lufthansa) and has operated a total of 30 over the years since. This has included (according to Airfleets): 24 A340-300 aircraft.

What cities in France does Air France fly to?


Country City Airport
France Nice Nice Côte d’Azur Airport
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
Orly Airport
Pau Pau Pyrénées Airport

Does A340 still fly?

Lufthansa has announced that it’s temporarily reactivating five Airbus A340-600 aircraft, which will be based in Munich in the summer of 2022, and will be retired after the summer of 2023. In other words, these planes will fly for a bit over a year.

What kind of planes does Air France fly?

Current fleet

  • Airbus A320-200.
  • Airbus A330-200.
  • Airbus A350-900.
  • Boeing 777-200ER.
  • Boeing 777-300ER.
  • Boeing 787-9.

Is Air France owned by KLM?

Air France–KLM is one of the largest airline companies in Europe, with 204.7 billion passenger-km in the year ending 31 March 2011. Private shareholders own 81.4% of the company with 37% held by former Air France shareholders and 21% held by former KLM shareholders. The Government of France owns the remaining 15.9%.

How many seats does an Air France A340 have?

The Air France Airbus A340-300 aircraft features 275 seats in a three cabin configuration: Business, Premium Economy, and Economy.

Who are the operators of the Airbus A340?

Simple Flying took a look at the remaining A340 operators in mid-2020. Lufthansa remained the largest operator. Its A340-600 fleet was stored during the slowdown, but it maintains 17 A340-300 aircraft. Other airlines still operating it include Swiss, Edelweiss Air, Azerbaijan Airlines, Air Madagascar, and Mahan Air.

When did Joon take over the A340 fleet?

Long-haul flights were operated with A340-300 aircraft transferred from Air France. Between March and June 2018, four aircraft (F-GLZK, F-GLZN, F-GLZO, and F-GLZP) were repainted and moved to Joon. These had all entered service with Air France in 1998 or 1999. An A340-300 in use with Joon in 2018. Photo: Anna Zvereva via Wikimedia

Where does Air France fly to in the USA?

Air France flight AF 028 landing in 2011 at Washington Dulles International Airport in Virginia, USA. Air France was founded on 7 October 1933 as a merger of several French aviation companies. The network started with destinations across Europe, to French colonies in North Africa and farther afield.