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Air France chooses Michelin as its exclusive tyre supplier as part of an ambitious ten-year partnership

  • For the next 10 years, the Michelin group will equip the Air France fleet with tyres produced in France.
  • Air France and Michelin are extending their historic partnership to develop services and solutions for a more sustainable aviation industry.

Air France has renewed its trust in Michelin and has selected the French group as the exclusive tyre supplier for its aircraft fleet. The Michelin Group will equip the company’s short-, medium- and long-haul aircraft1 with new or retreaded tyres notably produced at the Saint Doulchard plant in Bourges, France. Air France’s aircraft will be equipped with the most modern aircraft tyres, such as Radial Michelin® AIR X tyres incorporating NZG (Near Zero Growth) technology. Designed to guarantee a constant tyre diametre, this technology provides aircraft tyres with greater durability and exceptional resistance.

A long-term partnership focused on innovation and the development of ever more sustainable aviation