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Air France-KLM - Statistics & Facts

Air France-KLM S.A. is a Franco-Dutch airline holding company created by the merger of Air France and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines in 2004. Both airlines still operate as separate subsidiaries of the parent company. The group is also one of the founders of the SkyTeam airline alliance. The company, based at Charles-de-Gaulle Airport near Paris, is among the most important European airlines in terms of passengers carried. The major shareholders of Air France-KLM are the French and Dutch governments.

Air France-KLM's main activities are passenger transport and air freight, as well as aircraft maintenance and servicing. In 2019, the airline generated 23 billion euros worth of revenue. Approximately 21 billion euros thereof were achieved through passenger transport and 2.1 billion euros through air freight transport.

Air France-KLM boasts a fleet of nearly 550 passenger planes: 176 for long-haul flights, 247 for medium-haul flights, and 125 for regional flights. Six more aircraft are available for cargo services. The group has ten Airbus A380-800 and eight Boeing 747-400 available for long-haul destinations. With 104 planes, the Boeing 737-800 is the predominant type of aircraft in the medium-haul segment.

Transavia is the largest of the wholly owned Air France-KLM subsidiaries. Launched by the group for medium-haul flights in 2007, Transavia generated 1.6 billion euros in passenger traffic in 2018. Other subsidiaries of the group are Hop!, Joon, and Martinair.

In 2019, Air France-KLM's staff consisted of approximately 83,000 employees. With 54,000 people, ground staff accounted for the largest share of the workforce by far. 26,000 people were employed as cabin crew and around 9,000 as cockpit crew.

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