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France is in the Air – AF Business (Part 1)

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San Francisco (SFO) to Paris (CDG) on the B777-300ERIn February, Airways was invited by Air France to cover Paris CDG Airport's 20th anniversary as a hub.  I covered the story for Airways.  Air France covered my flights to Paris and back in Business Class.  Here are my trip reports.
It was a rainy day in San Francisco.  Fortunately for my travel plans, severe weather had passed through the previous day and only moderate showers remained.
I arrived at the ticket counter a bit early, three hours prior to scheduled departure.  I wanted to grab lunch at the lounge and catch my aircraft’s arrival, scheduled at 12:35 pm.  It was a light travel day on this Tuesday.  There was no line at the SkyPriority check-in counter.  The ticket agent checking me in assumed I was a frequent flyer asked if I was already familiar with the lounge location. I smiled and replied, “actually, no”.  

On the opposite side of the aisle, the Economy Class line was short as well.

After breezing through the A-con…