Information required

The authorities of certain countries require airline companies to provide information they have concerning passengers before departure.

These countries currently include: Algeria, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Cuba, France, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Panama, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Ukraine and Vietnam.

Required information is listed on encoded passport areas:
  • Last name
  • First name
  • Date of birth
  • Gender
  • Nationality
  • Passport number, issuing country and expiry date
In addition to this information, American authorities require that all individuals traveling to or from the United States, or connecting to a different flight within the U.S., provide their:
  • green card information, if applicable,
  • country of residence,
  • destination address, if visiting the United States*.
If applicable, you can provide this information when checking in, or by contacting an Air France ticket office to supplement or amend the reservation if already created. You may enter, view or complete the information in the "Review/modify your reservations" area.

* Except U.S. citizens and green card holders.