Air France Pilots’ Union Opposes Smith As Air France-KLM CEO Choice

PARIS—The president of the Air France branch of the French pilots’ union SNPL said appointing Air Canada executive Benjamin Smith as the new CEO of Air France-KLM would be a “grave error.” French newspaper Le Monde reported that Smith, who is Air Canada’s COO and president, was the front-runner to...
Helen Massy-Beresford

Based in Paris, Helen Massy-Beresford covers European and Middle Eastern airlines, the European Commission’s air transport policy and the air cargo industry for Aviation Week & Space Technology and Aviation Daily.

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