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XL Airways France
XL Airways France, formerly Star Airlines, is a French airline with its head offices on the grounds of Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport. It operates scheduled flights mainly to long-haul destinations in Africa, the Middle East, the United States
United States
and the Caribbean
Caribbean
as well as charter flights to medium-haul destinations in the Mediterranean, mostly out of Charles de Gaulle Airport.Contents1 History 2 Corporate affairs 3 Destinations 4 Fleet 5 References 6 External linksHistory[edit]A former Star Airlines Airbus A320-200
Airbus A320-200
in 2006The airline was founded by Cédric Pastour in August 1995 as Société de Transport Aérien Régional and was trading under Star Europe
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Francilienne
The Francilienne
Francilienne
(pronounced [fʁɑ̃siljɛn]) is a partial ring road around Île-de-France
Île-de-France
(Paris' région), France, lying outside the A86. The planned ring is approximately 50 km (31 mi) in diameter, similar in size to London's M25 motorway. Started in 1970, the existing segments cover about two-thirds of the circle, under different names (A104, N104, N184). Construction of the western sections, which would complete the Francilienne, was projected during the late 2000s to take place between 2011 and 2015
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Caribbean
The Caribbean
Caribbean
(/ˌkærɪˈbiːən/ or /kəˈrɪbiən/, local most common pronunciation /ˈkærɪˌbiːən/)[3] is a region that consists of the Caribbean
Caribbean
Sea, its islands (some surrounded by the Caribbean Sea[4] and some bordering both the Caribbean Sea
Caribbean Sea
and the North Atlantic Ocean)[5] and the surrounding coasts. The region is southeast of the Gulf of Mexico
Gulf of Mexico
and the North American mainland, east of Central America, and north of South America. Situated largely on the Caribbean
Caribbean
Plate, the region comprises more than 700 islands, islets, reefs and cays
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List Of Airlines Of France
France
France
(French: [fʁɑ̃s]), officially the French Republic (French: République française [ʁepyblik fʁɑ̃sɛz]), is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France
France
in western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.[XIII] The metropolitan area of France
France
extends from the Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
to the English Channel
English Channel
and the North Sea, and from the Rhine
Rhine
to the Atlantic Ocean. The overseas territories include French Guiana
French Guiana
in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans
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Les Échos (France)
Les Échos is the first daily French financial newspaper, edited in Paris
Paris
since 1908.Contents1 History and profile 2 Circulation 3 References 4 External linksHistory and profile[edit] The paper was established as a monthly publication under the name of Les Échos de l’Exportation by the brothers Robert and Émile Servan-Schreiber in 1908.[1][2] It became a daily newspaper in 1928 and was renamed as Les Échos.[3][1][2] The newspaper was bought by the British media group
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GE Capital Aviation Services
GE Capital
GE Capital
Aviation Services (GECAS) is an Irish–American commercial aviation financing and leasing company. It is the largest commercial airline leasing/financing company in the world by number of aircraft.[1] GECAS
GECAS
is a subsidiary of GE Capital, the finance arm of the large conglomerate, General Electric. The company offers many aviation finance services, including aircraft leasing, aircraft lending, engine leasing, asset management, and aircraft consulting. In terms of aircraft leasing, GECAS
GECAS
purchases aircraft from manufacturers such as Airbus
Airbus
and Boeing, and then leases them to airlines, typically for about eight years, and usually on dry lease contracts. GECAS
GECAS
also offers purchase leasebacks. The company has two global headquarters located in Shannon, County Clare
Shannon, County Clare
and Norwalk, Connecticut
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ILFC
The International Lease Finance Corporation
International Lease Finance Corporation
(ILFC) was an aircraft lessor headquartered in the Constellation Place
Constellation Place
in Century City, Los Angeles, California. It was the world's largest aircraft lessor by value, though ILFC's rival, General Electric's GECAS
GECAS
unit, had more aircraft. It leased Boeing
Boeing
and Airbus
Airbus
aircraft to major airlines worldwide.Contents1 History 2 Headquarters 3 References 4 External linksHistory[edit] Father and son team Leslie Gonda
Leslie Gonda
and Louis L. Gonda founded ILFC in 1973 along with Steven F. Udvar-Házy
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Airbus A330-200
The Airbus
Airbus
A330 is a medium- to long-range wide-body twin-engine jet airliner made by Airbus. Versions of the A330 have a range of 5,000 to 13,430 kilometres (2,700 to 7,250 nmi; 3,110 to 8,350 mi) and can accommodate up to 335 passengers in a two-class layout or carry 70 tonnes (154,000 lb) of cargo. The A330's origin dates to the mid-1970s as one of several conceived derivatives of Airbus's first airliner, the A300. The A330 was developed in parallel with the four-engine A340, which shared many common airframe components but differed in number of engines. Both airliners incorporated fly-by-wire flight control technology, first introduced on an Airbus
Airbus
aircraft with the A320, as well as the A320's six-display glass cockpit. In June 1987, after receiving orders from various customers, Airbus
Airbus
launched the A330 and A340
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International Airlines Group
International Consolidated Airlines Group, S.A., often shortened to IAG, is an Anglo-Spanish multinational airline holding company with its registered office in Madrid, Spain
Spain
and its operational headquarters in London, England. It was formed in January 2011 after a merger agreement between British Airways
British Airways
and Iberia, the flag carrier airlines of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
and Spain
Spain
respectively. As British Airways was the larger company, those holding shares in British Airways at the time of the merger were given 55% of the shares in the new, merged company. British Airways
British Airways
and Iberia ceased to be independent companies and instead became 100% owned subsidiaries of IAG
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IATA Airline Designator
This is a list of airline codes. The table lists IATA's two-character airline designators[a], ICAO's three-character airline designators and the airline call signs (telephony designator)
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A86 Autoroute
A86 (sometimes called " Paris
Paris
super-périphérique") is the second ring road around Paris, France. It follows an irregular path around Paris with the distance from the city centre (Notre Dame) varying from 8–16 kilometres (5.0–9.9 mi). A part of A86 contains the world's longest urban motorway tunnel (10 km of continuous tunnel), opened in two parts in 2009 and 2011
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A4 Autoroute
The A4 Autoroute, also known as autoroute de l'Est (English:Eastern Motorway) is a French autoroute that travels 482 km (300 mi) between the cities of Paris
Paris
and Strasbourg. It forms parts of European routes E25 and E50. Its construction began in the 1970s near Paris. The first section between Paris's Porte de Bercy and Joinville-le-Pont
Joinville-le-Pont
opened in 1974 with a single carriageway. A second carriageway was added in 1975, and the following sections between Joinville and Metz
Metz
were opened in 1975 and 1976. Former autoroutes A32 and A34 were integrated into the A4 in 1982. From Paris, the autoroute passes the new town of Marne-la-Vallée
Marne-la-Vallée
and Disneyland Paris. It continues on to the major cities of France's northeast, including Rheims, and terminates in Strasbourg
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Paris-Orly Airport
Paris
Paris
Orly
Orly
Airport (French: Aéroport de Paris-Orly), commonly referred to as Orly
Orly
(IATA: ORY, ICAO: LFPO), is an international airport located partially in Orly
Orly
and partially in Villeneuve-le-Roi, 7 NM (13 km; 8.1 mi) south[2] of Paris, France. It serves as a secondary hub for domestic and overseas territories flights of Air France
France
and as the homebase for Transavia
Transavia
France. Flights operate to destinations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Caribbean, North America
North America
and Southeast Asia. Prior to the construction of Charles de Gaulle Airport, Orly
Orly
was the main airport of Paris
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Airbus A320-200
The Airbus
Airbus
A320 family consists of short- to medium-range, narrow-body, commercial passenger twin-engine jet airliners manufactured by Airbus. The family includes the A318, A319, A320 and A321, as well as the ACJ business jet. The A320s are also named A320ceo (current engine option) after the introduction of the A320neo (new engine option).[6] Final assembly of the family takes place in Toulouse, France, and Hamburg, Germany
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Mediterranean
The Mediterranean Sea
Sea
is a sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by the Mediterranean Basin
Mediterranean Basin
and almost completely enclosed by land: on the north by Southern Europe
Southern Europe
and Anatolia, on the south by North Africa
North Africa
and on the east by the Levant. Although the sea is sometimes considered a part of the Atlantic Ocean, it is usually identified as a separate body of water
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Straumur Investment Bank
Straumur Investment Bank hf. (Icelandic: Straumur Fjárfestingabanki, usually referred to simply as Straumur) was founded as a regional investment bank headquartered in Reykjavík, Iceland. Although the bank initially survived the financial turmoil in late 2008, The Financial Supervisory Authority of Iceland
Iceland
(FME) assumed control of Straumur on 9 March 2009. ALMC, which is owned by the creditors, successfully completed its composition in summer 2010, first of the collapsed Icelandic banks, with over 99% of ALMC’s creditors approving the composition. Majority of ALMC’s owners are international investors and financial institutions and independent from any state involvement. Before the collapse of the Icelandic banking system in late 2008 the company was mainly owned by Björgólfur Guðmundsson
Björgólfur Guðmundsson
and his son Björgólfur Thor Björgólfsson
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