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Statements

30
November
2021
| 17:18 Europe/Amsterdam
We fully understand the dissatisfaction felt by passengers who were on our flights from Cape Town and Johannesburg last Friday. KLM was taken by surprise on Friday morning by sudden changes to travel restrictions that were imposed when the flights
26
November
2021
| 17:28 Europe/Amsterdam
This morning the Dutch government announced that South Africa, Lesotho, Eswatini, Botswana, Namibia and Zimbabwe have been flagged as a very-high-risk area where there is a COVID-variant of concern. This means passengers flying KLM from South Africa
03
September
2021
| 15:34 Europe/Amsterdam
The decision by the Dutch government to designate the U.S. a very high-risk area means that vaccinated travelers from the U.S. who hold a negative test certificate or recovery certificate will also have to spend an additional ten days in quarantine
14
July
2021
| 14:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Today (14 of July 2021), the European Commission presented its Fitfor55 package, containing important proposals for making Europe more sustainable. A number of these proposals will affect KLM directly and the airline industry as a
08
July
2021
| 19:05 Europe/Amsterdam
We were shocked by the contents of a video on social media, showing personnel in a KLM vest and work gear cheering at the sight of an aircraft taking off to Morocco. The people in video can be heard making unacceptable comments. Regrettably, we have

Press Releases

13
January
2022
| 18:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Supervisory Board (SB) of KLM today announces that, after close consultation with CEO Pieter Elbers, it has established that Elbers will not enter into a third term as CEO & President of KLM as of 1 May 2023. This enables the Supervisory Board
10
January
2022
| 12:24 Europe/Amsterdam
From today, KLM will add sustainable aviation fuel to all flights departing from AmsterdamFrom January 13, customers can choose to purchase an additional amount of sustainable fuel when booking KLM has already signed agreements with various partners
22
December
2021
| 09:36 Europe/Amsterdam
With this film, KLM looks back on 2021, a year of optimism and perseverance. The world opened up and it was possible to fly again. There was perspective, but we also had to continuously adapt to rapidly changing circumstances, such as travel
16
December
2021
| 18:24 Europe/Amsterdam
A key aspect of KLM’s post-Covid-19 restructuring strategy is the further renewal of its European fleet with a new and more efficient generation of European aircraft. Today KLM announced that it has opted for the Airbus A320neo family, taking an

Stories

22
December
2021
| 09:36 Europe/Amsterdam
With this film, KLM looks back on 2021, a year of optimism and perseverance. The world opened up and it was possible to fly again. There was perspective, but we also had to continuously adapt to rapidly changing circumstances, such as travel
09
July
2021
| 10:11 Europe/Amsterdam
It's bigger. It's lighter. It's our brand new @Embraer 195-E2! Our intern Annabel had a good look at our most sustainable regional aircraft to date.
11
June
2021
| 11:07 Europe/Amsterdam
How do we train our pilots? Fasten your seatbelt and join intern Annabel on an exciting flight lesson in our brand new Embraer E2 simulator.
07
May
2021
| 12:02 Europe/Amsterdam
It's time to connect our European network with WiFi on board our first Boeing 737-800. This is how it's done:
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