Engine failure forces Air France A380 back to Abidjan
A mid-flight engine failure forced an Air France A380 jet with more than 500 passengers on board to turn back to the Ivory Coast capital Abidjan where it landed without further incident early Sunday. "We were flying over Niger (to Paris)... I saw a ball of flame for a few seconds and then a large…
Air France targets new routes as PH operations wind down
The wind down of Port Harcourt (PH) operations notwithstanding, Air France is targeting some new routes in the United States in response to interests of Nigerian customers.
Air France-KLM, Jumia partner for new customer-experience
Determined to give customers additional value for their money, Air France KLM and Jumia Nigeria have announce a unique partnership to reward Nigerian-based flyers registered with the airline’s Flying Blue loyalty programme.
Air France strike, in fifth day, has affected 150,000
Thousands of people faced flight cancellations in France on Sunday, the fifth day of a strike by Air France flight crew at the height of the holiday travel period, the airline said.
Kunle Afolayan Premieres 'The CEO' Movie In The Air
The premiere of 'The CEO' had something extra to make it spectacular -- an Airbus A340-300. Directed by Kunle Afolayan, the movie had it's first airing on Air France flight 149 from Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos to Paris Charles De Gaulle overnight Wednesday to Thursday. The CEO would be highly ranked at the Nollywood Week…