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Air France KLM, Vietnam Airlines sign deal to coordinate flight schedules

HANOI (Reuters) - Air France KLM SA (AIRF.PA) signed a cooperation deal with Vietnam Airlines JSC (HVN.HNO) that will see the two coordinate flight schedules to offer customers better connecting flights, the companies said in a joint statement on Tuesday.

The deal is due to start from November and builds on code shares that have been in place since 2010, the pair said.

(Reporting by Mai Nguyen)