Air France group will combine the operations of three of its subsidiary and partner airlines into a single French regional hub as part of its restructuring and cost-cutting plan. Regional carriers Brit Air and Regional and French partner carrier Airlinair will operate under a new brand that will be announced in January with a launch scheduled for April 2013, AF said in a statement. The restructuring will cut aircraft numbers by seven and flight crew jobs by 64, but AF said this would be ...

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