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2017
24
March
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines launched the KLM Media App last October. This app provides KLM passengers access to 20 national and international newspapers on their smartphones or tablets. The KLM Media App kicked off with 13 digital newspapers and has now...
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16
March
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and the Swedish airline NextJet today announced that they have signed a codeshare agreement to expand both airlines’ global network. ...
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15
March
2017
KLM and Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) today signed a cooperation agreement entitled Design Doing at Royal Dutch Airlines. The aim of the partnership is to develop new products and optimise existing KLM processes in a real-life operational...
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14
March
2017
On Wednesday 12 April, the giant pandas Xing Ya and Wu Wen from China will land on Dutch soil.The two giant pandas, who were symbolically gifted to the Netherlands by China during the state visit of our Royal Couple in October 2015, will now arrive i...
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13
March
2017
Today Air France KLM has publiced its summer schedule 2017, click here for the press release. ...
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08
March
2017
KLM is moving a step closer to realising Perform 2020 by implementing a number of measures that were proposed during the Collective Labour Agreement (CLA) negotiations in 2016. They relate to moving part of KLM’s Netherlands accounting activities to ...
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08
March
2017
Following a good month in January, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines again reported solid traffic figures for February 2017. Compared to February 2016, KLM carried 3.5% more passengers, with capacity up 1.6%.   ...
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03
March
2017
The KLM Supervisory Board has decided that, effective 2017, the fixed salary of KLM President & CEO Pieter Elbers will be raised to equal that of his immediate predecessor, who left the company three years ago. This effectively amounts to an increase...
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01
March
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is taking a next step on Messenger by introducing a new emoji service that makes it easy to find your way in an unknown city or country.  ...
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16
February
2017
(*) The joint Air France KLM Final Year Results of 2016 can be found in the download box.  ...
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15
February
2017
Today KLM received the FlightStats Punctuality Award as the world’s most punctual airline.  ...
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15
February
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will introduce a direct flight from Amsterdam to Mauritius in cooperation with Air Mauritius as from October 30th 2017. Through this cooperation KLM and Air Mauritius can provide a year-round product for the customers. ...
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13
February
2017
Today, in line with the Air France-KLM strategy of Trust Together, Transavia Netherlands announced its decision to focus on growth in its home market. Transavia will continue to invest in its brand positioning, digital innovation and fleet, and will ...
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08
February
2017
Compared to January 2016, KLM transported 8.6% more passengers against a 6.2% capacity increase. Load factor grew by 1.1 percentage point. Similar to last year, the strongest growth came from the European market where KLM is working harder than ever ...
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07
February
2017
Schiphol Airport has started a test with KLM involving “biometric boarding” – one-off boarding without showing your boarding pass or passport. Passengers board the aircraft quickly and easily using a special door that recognises passengers by their f...
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04
February
2017
Owing to the fact that a federal court in the United States has temporarily lifted the travel ban, KLM is pleased to announce that the US immigration authorities have notified airlines that passengers who are citizens of Syria, Iran, Iraq, Somalia, S...
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02
February
2017
KLM has been informed that the United States Customs & Border Protection (CBP) authorities have made an exception for two Iranian passengers, whose journey was stopped at Schiphol on Saturday. This means the passengers can now proceed on their journe...
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30
January
2017
On 28 January 2017, President Trump of the United States of America signed an executive order that has immediate consequences for passengers from seven countries: Iraq, Iran, Syria, Sudan, Somalia, Libya, and Yemen. As a result, KLM was compelled to ...
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30
January
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines won two prizes on Friday at TravMagazine’s “Reisgala”, an annual travel industry awards event held at Amsterdam Arena. KLM was voted Best Airline and Harm Kreulen, SVP Benelux Air France KLM, was voted Travel Personality of t...
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28
January
2017
US President Trump has issued an executive order that has immediate consequences for passengers from seven countries – Iraq, Iran, Syria, Sudan, Somalia, Libya, and Yemen. The airline industry has been informed of the move this morning and have had t...
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25
January
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines recently changed its fare structure for Europe and North Africa. The new structure offers passengers three ticket options: Light, Standard and Flex. Every ticket has its own terms, conditions and service levels. The options e...
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24
January
2017
Today, Royal Schiphol Group and KLM awarded the contract for the redesign and extension of the international KLM Crown Lounge to Ballast Nedam and ULC Groep. The work will include adding a new floor to the lounge, building an outdoor terrace and a ne...
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20
January
2017
Today in Xiamen a new chapter began in the partnership between KLM Royal Dutch Airlines en Xiamen Airlines. ...
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17
January
2017
On 26 March 2017, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will resume flights from Malpensa airport, Milan, after a break of five years. Malpensa will be the 11th Italian airport with direct connections to the hubs at Amsterdam Schiphol and Paris Charles de Gaulle....
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11
January
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has introduced self-service kiosks at the entrance to Schengen Lounge 25 at Schiphol Airport. The service will give authorised passengers quicker access to the lounge. ...
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09
January
2017
KLM has carried 30.4 million passengers last year – a new record. This is an increase of 6.4% compared to 2015. The increase was highest on European routes (7.8%), where we carried more than 20 million passengers for the first time. Load factor rose ...
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2016
27
December
2016
An overview of facts & highlights of 2016. It was turbulent year, in which a lot was achieved. Watch the video below and/or download the factsheet PDF above on the left. ...
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23
December
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today festively welcomed its 30-millionth passenger - a record in the 97-year history of the company - en route from London to Amsterdam. This is an increase of over 7% compared to 2015 when KLM carried 28 million passengers....
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16
December
2016
Effective today, 16 december, Marcel de Nooijer (48) is appointed Executive Vice President of Air France-KLM Cargo. Marcel has been with KLM since 1995 and has been EVP of KLM Cargo since 2013. He previously held various commercial and operational po...
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16
December
2016
KLM and the pilots’ union VNV have agreed to reconvene in January 2017 to resume negotiations on the de-risking of pensions, with intention of reaching an accord during the course of 2017. Both parties have undertaken to do their utmost to arrive at ...
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