Articles tagged “air france/klm”

Coronavirus

KLM Is Ramping Up Virtual Reality to Train Workers Since Pandemic’s Start

The pandemic has sped up airline testing of virtual reality, augmented reality, and other technologies to train workforces more cost-effectively. Expect a few travel companies to join KLM in having "extended reality" IT teams by 2025.

KLM Is Ramping Up Virtual Reality to Train Workers Since Pandemic’s Start

Airlines

CEOs From Air France and Ryanair See Different Flight Paths to a Travel Recovery

There's a fascinating difference of opinion between the top bosses of Air France and Ryanair on competitiveness, fairness, and the value of testing at airports.

CEOs From Air France and Ryanair See Different Flight Paths to a Travel Recovery

Online Travel

Air France-KLM and Amadeus Sign Landmark Distribution Deal

For years, airlines, travel agencies, and their technology partners acknowledged they could adopt more modern ways of selling plane tickets. The sticking point lately has been less technological than commercial. Thursday's deal is a seismic moment serving as a model for how the sector might afford to transition to the future.

Air France-KLM and Amadeus Sign Landmark Distribution Deal

Airlines

Air France-KLM Thinks the World Needs an Airline for Millennials

It's official: We've hit peak millennial.

Air France-KLM Thinks the World Needs an Airline for Millennials

Airlines

Investors Bet that Europe’s Major Airlines Have Found Route Around Turbulence

In a change from the past five years, investors have been running up the stock valuations of Air France/KLM, IAG, and Lufthansa Group, which have done acceptable jobs of negotiating a year marred by terrorism, air traffic disruption, and the economic uncertainty surrounding Brexit.

Investors Bet that Europe’s Major Airlines Have Found Route Around Turbulence

Airlines

Air France-KLM to Try a Different Way to Transform Its Airlines

Not a terrible idea, considering the utter failure of the last transformation. Actually executing on the plan will be another matter.

Air France-KLM to Try a Different Way to Transform Its Airlines

Airlines

As Demand Lags, Air France Warns of ‘Deteriorating Environment’

Expect fares to fall on Air France, which will need to do everything it can in the short term to fill its seats.

As Demand Lags, Air France Warns of ‘Deteriorating Environment’

Airlines

The Dutch Half of Air France-KLM Isn’t Happy With the French Half

It's not necessarily a matter of labor issues. The KLM unit wants to be innovative and is innovative. Outside of a really nice new business class product Air France seems bankrupt of good ideas. And it has poisonous labor issues.

The Dutch Half of Air France-KLM Isn’t Happy With the French Half

Airlines

Air France-KLM Announces Its New CEO and Chairman

Former rail exec coming in to save a troubled old-school airline? Where have we seen that before?

Air France-KLM Announces Its New CEO and Chairman

Airlines

Emirates Exec Says He Turned Down Air France-KLM CEO Job

The groups likely needs a Willie Walsh type. Too bad there are very few Willies out there.

Emirates Exec Says He Turned Down Air France-KLM CEO Job