December 8 2014  |  Airline & Terminal News

Air France opens JFK lounge

By Rick Lundstrom

Air France today iopened its fully renovated lounge at Terminal 1 at New York-JFK.

The lounge is open to La Première, Business and Flying Blue Elite Plus members.

"On our legendary New York-Paris route, our passengers are already enjoying our latest long-haul cabin classes which are gradually equipping our Boeing 777 and our superjumbo the A380. Today's inauguration of this beautiful new lounge completes our offer for our premium customers and is part of our strategy to upgrade all our products and service, both on the ground and on board" declared Frédéric Gagey, Chairman and CEO of Air France. 

White and wood tones dominate the area, enhanced by touches of red. A large mezzanine offers a view of the runways. The curved architectural lines are signed by design and branding agency, Brandimage

Arriving passengers information about their trip from Air France agents at the reception desk. Two buffets featuring hot and cold snacks, as well as a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.  The range of food offering depends on the time of day. On night flights, customers can choose to dine before boarding, and can make the most of the trip to relax. 

At the heart of the lounge, a relaxation area with subdued lighting offers comfortable seats. Nearby, customers can relax on loungers. A Clarins well-being area offers beauty treatments free of charge. Customers also have access to shower stalls complete with Clarins products.

It is also possible to work in quiet conditions thanks to free Wi-Fi access. Moreover, a wide selection of local and international press is available in French and English. 

La Première customers receive a personalized welcome on their arrival at New York-JFK airport. They are accompanied to the lounge, where a VIP area is exclusively reserved for them. In this private area, located on the mezzanine, they can enjoy dishes signed by Joel Robuchon and served by a Maitre d'Hôtel. 

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