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Air France Airlines is a French carrier located in Paris. Air France is considered one of the biggest airlines in Europe or even worldwide. It comes as no surprise, as it also operates intercontinental flights. Currently Air France flies to almost every continent, which makes it easier for you to get anywhere. Air France is also part of SkyTeam organization, which is a second biggest airlines alliance, second only to Star Alliance. Air France history is quite long, as it started in 1933. IATA code: AF.
Buying flight tickets entails being cautious about your luggage dimensions and weight. Air France allows you to take your hand and registered luggage on deck. There are some regulations of course. Allowed dimensions are 55 x 35 x 25 cm. Air France provides you with dedicated spots to check if your baggage meets these requirements, you can find these on the airport. Flight crew is eager to help you should you need any assistance. It is also worth noting that your suitcase cannot exceed 12kg in economy and 18kg in business class. Registered baggage size is also regulated and it cannot exceed a total of 158cm and must be lighter than 23kg in economy and 32kg in business class.
Airline allows choosing your flight standard via reservation. To mix things up a little, Air France provides the standard economy and business classes but also Economy Premium and La Premiere, the latter being the highest standard. It is worth considering upgrading to La Premiere if you plan to fly longer distances. Every aircraft, no class excluded, provides snacks and drinks, alcoholic beverages included. If you’d like to relax or even sleep there are neck pillows and ear plugs available. However, if you plan to really take some rest, upgrading to business class will give you access to adjustable seats designed for sleeping. La Premiere will add cosmetics, which makes the experience even more pleasurable.
As most of air carriers, Air France allows online check-in. It makes things a lot easier, allowing you to save time and stress. Arriving 40 minutes before flight is sufficient. Online check-in is available 30 hours before departure. Highly recommended.
Air France’s fleet is vast, which is not surprising considering how many people travel with them. There are over 100 aircrafts at disposal. That includes Boeing airplanes, Airbuses and even Concordes. All machines are serviced and tested for technical issues on a regular basis. Air France aims for high safety of their passengers and is highly regarded by many.
Air France airline’s home is Paris. More accurately located around 23 kilometers from city center Paris - Charles de Gaulle airport. That should give you a hint which airline to choose if you plan to get to or out from Paris on a budget. Getting to the city is easy as there are many options to choose from, like renting a car or getting a bus. At the airport, should you have to wait, there are ways to pass time in restaurants and shops. The food variety is good and it is very tasty.
Many ask about additional services provided by Air France. As already mentioned, any ticket will provide you with free snacks and beverages, alcohol included for those over 18 years of age. More importantly, Air France takes care of loyal customers by offering customer loyalty plan - Flying Blue. It basically allows to obtain points, which can be exchanged for prizes. Those include class upgrade for a lesser payment. Members that would like to add some luxury to their flight experience can use Le Salon room, where you can relax, use free Wi-Fi, read newspapers and take a shower.