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Air France-KLM

Air France-KLM
Company nameAir France-KLM S.A.
Company typeSociété anonyme (Euronext - AF)
IndustryAirline industry
Founded2004 (by merger of Air France, founded in 1933 and KLM, founded in 1919)
Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport
Tremblay-en-France, France

Amstelveen, Netherlands
Key peopleJean-Cyril Spinetta (Chairman), Pierre-Henri Gourgeon (CEO), Peter Hartman (Vice-Chairman)
ProductsPassenger flights (Air France, KLM, Brit Air, KLM cityhopper, etc.)
Cargo activity (European Cargo House)
Aircraft maintenance
Catering (Servair, etc.)
Revenue-23.615 billion (year to Mar 2011)
Operating income(+) (-122 million) (yr - Mar 11)
Net income(+) (-613 million) (yr - Mar 11)
Employees104,720 (Mar 2010)

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Air France-KLM (Euronext - AF) is a European airline holding company incorporated under French law with its headquarters at Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport in Tremblay-en-France, Paris. The group has offices in Montreuil, Seine-Saint-Denis, Paris, and in Amstelveen, Netherlands.

Air France-KLM is the result of the merger in 2004 between Air France and KLM.

In 2008, it was the largest airline company in the world in terms of total operating revenues, and also the largest in the world in terms of international passenger-kilometres. The company's CEO since 1 January 2009 is Pierre-Henri Gourgeon, following Jean-Cyril Spinetta.

Both Air France and KLM are members of the SkyTeam airline alliance. They offer a frequent flyer program called Flying Blue. The company's namesake airlines rely on two major hubs: Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

Air France-KLM Airlines transported 71.374 million passengers in 2009.

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