Air France started operating flight services in the year 1933. It is a French established airline and is one of the largest airlines in the world. In France alone, it provides domestic flight services to 35 cities. Worldwide, it connects to 91 countries and administers flight services to 156 destinations, that include both passenger and cargo services.
Headquartered in Paris, the airline operates its flights from its main base at the Charles de Gaulle Airport. It is a subsidiary of Air France-KLM Group and it operates a fleet size of 253 aircraft that include flights of the cargo division as well. The airline operates both Boeing and Airbus aircraft.
The livery of the airline consists of a white fuselage with blue tile of “Air France” design and a red stripe next to it. It offers the First Class, Business Class, Premium Class and Economy Class travels. The First Class cabins have 4-9 seats and amenities such as touch screen TVs, personal telephones and a-la-carte meals.
The Business Class cabins have touch screen television monitors as well as personal telephones. The flight attendants offer only a three-course meal and a cheese service to passengers in this class. In the Premium Class, the passengers can make use of the reclining seats and foot rests with massaging units. They can also use the blankets, free drinks and meals, if required.
The Economy Class has entertainment facilities with two or three course meals and snacks. This depends upon the type of journey (long or short). The airline’s regional flights also have a Premium Economy Class travel with AVOD entertainment facility.
With the online mode of ticket reservation, the customers can make a booking from any place. Apart from the simple online booking service, the airline also provides the customers with other online service. They can cancel their existing tickets, make a re-booking or even modify the details of the reserved ticket. All that the passenger has to do is to enter the PNR number and select the desired service.
The passengers can also check the timetable, flight schedules and the rates of the tickets online. If they have any query, they can call the customer service number on the website or they can write to the e-mail address of the airline. More often than not, all the queries will be resolved if they just refer the FAQs on the website.
Air France has a list of flights that cater to the services to the top sectors. These top sectors are Toulouse to Paris and vice-versa, Paris to Marseille and Nice to Paris. The numbers of weekly flights that it operates in these sectors are 839, 800, 538 and 566 respectively. With its subsidiaries and code-sharing agreements with other airlines, it has managed to conquer the skies to become one of the world’s leading airlines.