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Air France could cut 3,000 more jobs: union

PARIS (Reuters) - Air France could cut up to 3,000 more jobs as part of parent group Air France-KLM's <AIRF.PA> latest cost reduction plans, a union said, as Europe's weak economy thwarts the carrier's turnaround efforts.Full story

Air France-KLM reports further losses in Q2

Air France-KLM posted further losses in the second quarter as its medium-haul and cargo operations continued to suffer from the weak economy. Full story

Air France A350 order back on after spat: sources

PARIS (Reuters) - Air France <AIRF.PA> looks poised to sign a long-awaited $7 billion deal to buy 25 Airbus <EAD.PA> A350 jets after talks narrowly avoided collapse, industry sources said on Tuesday. Full story

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Air France passenger, French citizen Philippe Jennard, 60, allegedly talked his way into the cockpit of during a flight by claiming to be a pilot. He has been charged with multiple crimes, including trespassing and impersonating a private employee. NBC’s Pete Williams reports.

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