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From new services to top destinations to events, discover all the latest from Air France!

Destination Stavanger: the Oil Capital of Norway!

As of March 31, 2014, we now offer 2 daily flights between Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Stavanger, Norway. The discovery of oil fields in the North Sea transformed this city into the capital of the Norwegian oil industry. In just a few years, this picturesque port town has emerged as one of Europe’s major business hubs. Now known as the Oil Capital of Norway, Stavanger is also one of Norway’s most dynamic cultural cities and the surrounding area abounds with breathtaking natural wonders, including towering waterfalls and majestic fjords.

After Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, discover Brasilia!

As of March 31, a new route will connect the capital of Brazil to Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport. Brasilia is the 3rd destination in Brazil served by Air France. The country will soon host 2 major events: the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Today, we serve over 20 destinations across Latin America, and our vast global network is constantly expanding to offer you even more destinations around the world!

Régis Marcon: locally sourced cuisine in the Business cabin

Starting April 1, 2014 and for a period of 6 months, 5 exceptional new dishes crafted by Régis Marcon will be served successively on long-haul flights in the Business cabin.
From stewed green lentils with shrimp to free-range chicken with black morels, the triple Michelin starred chef passionately prepares natural, locally-sourced products to serve up deliciously authentic cuisine.
To share his unique excellence, Régis Marcon will introduce his culinary creations to Business class passengers on April 22, during a special flight to Tokyo-Narita.

Fly between Paris and Hong Kong in the A380

From June 9 to October 25, 2014, Air France will offer a daily flight from Paris to Hong Kong via the A380 (4 flights per week from May 27 to June 8, 2014). Air France thus becomes the 1st airline to connect France and the “Pearl of the Orient” by A380. Served for over 75 years by our airline, Hong Kong is the 2nd destination in China provided by the A380. On board, enjoy a unique flying experience and take advantage of optimal comfort!

Air France Press: read the news directly on your tablet!

Discover our selection of French and international newspapers and magazines for download via the Air France Press app, now available from anywhere in the world in both French and English. Beginning 24 hours before your flight, download your favorite publications onto your tablet at no extra charge and consult them before, during and after your flight!
Even if you do not have a ticket for an Air France flight, you can still download our Air France Magazine and Air France Madame publications.

A Burmese adventure: jet off to Yangon!

Take advantage of our new route between Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar. After a short connecting flight in Bangkok provided by our partner Bangkok Airways, find yourself in the heart of Myanmar's economic capital. Discover all the charm of this authentic and enchanting city: from the Shwedagon Pagoda on Kandawgyi Lake to the many gardens of this former colonial city, this Southeast Asian treasure is a must-see!

La Première: “winter warmers” dishes

On board the La Première cabin* in February and March, discover exclusive meals crafted by Michelin-starred chef Guy Martin: duck foie gras with lemon zest and candied date dumplings, sumac shrimp wrapped in chicken breast, pan-seared cod in coconut milk, and other delicious items inspired by his travels. And for dessert, enjoy the delicious treats prepared by Guy Krenzer from Maison Lenôtre. Try the “Zig Zag,” a perfect harmony of hazelnut and chocolate, or the chocolate banana crumble with a hint of pear to end your meal on a sweet note.

* Only available on flights departing from Paris-Charles de Gaulle.

New seats in the Business cabin: a cocoon in the sky!

As of June 2014, Air France will begin installing new seats in the Business cabin of our long-haul fleet. With a sleek, cocoon design these seats enable you to take advantage of a haven of comfort and privacy. The perfectly horizontal bed position guarantees restful sleep. Prefer to relax and unwind? Enjoy over 1,000 hours of entertainment on a high definition 16-inch touch screen. Finally, you have direct access to the aisle regardless of where you are seated in the cabin. Discover a brand new travel experience in the Business cabin!