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Airline news

Air France-KLM buys stake in Virgin Atlantic

Airline giant Air France-KLM has bought a stake in Virgin Atlantic equal to around a third of the company. The 31% stake, worth £220m GBP, leaves founder Sir Richard Branson Virgin Group with a minority holding of just 20%. Delta Airlines now holds the majority share of 49%. In an open [read more]

KLM Fokker PH-KZP at Cardiff Airport (Picture Credit: Nick Harding)
Airline news

KLM & Flybe rank high for flight punctuality

KLM (KL/KLM) and Flybe (BE/BEE) have been ranked in 1st and 6th place overall for flight punctuality to and from UK airports. Exeter based Flybe, which has a hub at Cardiff Airport (CWL/EGFF), achieved 81% of flights on time in 2016 whilst the Dutch airline KLM achieved 87%. The study [read more]

KLM Fokker PH-KZP at Cardiff Airport (Picture Credit: Nick Harding)
Cardiff Airport News

KLM’s new routes are great news for Wales

KLM’s new routes could prove to be great news for Welsh travellers thanks to regular  KLM flights from Cardiff Airport. The Dutch carrier is one of Cardiff Airports longest serving airlines and offers three daily flights to Amsterdam, KLM’s main hub where Welsh passengers can connect to entire KLM network [read more]