3-Oct-2011 10:52 AM

Air France launches 'commercial offensive' in Marseille

Air France has launched its new base at Marseille as part of plans to shift short-haul capacity to provincial French airports, according to a report in The Financial. Following Marseille, the airline will launch bases at Bordeaux, Toulouse and Nice. From Marseille, Air France has launched 13 new routes: Basel Mulhouse, Biarritz, Brest, Athens, Copenhagen, Düsseldorf, Eindhoven, Milan-Malpensa, Moscow, PragueBeirut, Istanbul and Casablanca.