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Air France strike, in fifth day, has affected 150,000

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.

France to test air passenger data sharing

France to test air passenger data sharing

France will test an EU-wide passenger data sharing system aimed at helping to detect jihadists at two of its busiest airports later this month, a senior interior ministry official said on Saturday.

Air France allows crew to avoid Tehran route after headscarf row

Air France allows crew to avoid Tehran route after headscarf row

Air France said it would allow female cabin crew and pilots to opt out of flying routes to Tehran after some staff said they did not want to be forced to cover their hair when in Iran.

Woman hid child in bag on Paris flight: Air France

Woman hid child in bag on Paris flight: Air France

A woman who flew into Paris from Istanbul this week was found to have hidden a four-year-old girl in a bag on the plane, Air France said.