Air France (AF) has relaunched plans for a partnership in a new airline in the Ivory Coast, which would make it a regional hub. The carrier, Air Côte d'Ivoire, could begin operations at the end of April with two leased Airbus A319s, La Tribune reported, citing AF CEO Alexandre de Juniac who was in the West African country last week to discuss the venture. The Ivory Coast government would hold a 51% stake and the AF KLM Group would hold a 35% stake with partner Aga Khan Fund ...

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