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2021
24
September
2021
| 12:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Thanks to the recent easing of travel restrictions, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will be allowed to operate additional services to destinations in the United States this winter. The US recently announced that, from the start of November, vaccinated trave...
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14
September
2021
| 17:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Starting 14 September, KLM is requesting that all KLM flight personnel who are not vaccinated against Covid-19 and who cannot, therefore, meet the entry requirements set by certain countries, report their vaccination status to KLM Health Services. KL...
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07
September
2021
| 11:28 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM flies to Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto and Montreal several times a week. KLM also operates an even larger network in Canada in collaboration with its partner Westjet. Vaccinated travellers who have a negative PCR test result will be able...
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30
July
2021
| 07:16 Europe/Amsterdam
In the second quarter of 2021, KLM reported an operating loss of EUR 185 million, compared to a loss of EUR 493 million in the same period last year, when the coronavirus pandemic was at its height. Second-quarter revenues this year amounted to EUR 1...
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22
July
2021
| 10:20 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM customers travelling to a selected number of destinations can now have the necessary COVID-19 travel documents checked in advance. KLM's COVID-19 check | Upload@Home is a new service that allows customers to travel well-prepared and smoothly. ...
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14
July
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The KLM network in the Caribbean and South America has regained its 2019 strength and is serving 17 destinations. New destinations, Port of Spain (Trinidad & Tobago) and Bridgetown (Barbados), will be added to the winter 2021 schedule. ...
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12
July
2021
| 10:56 Europe/Amsterdam
The Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) annually conducts an extensive survey among airline passengers. This study analyses evaluations of more than a million flights operated by around 600 airlines. Passengers are asked to rate features ...
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06
July
2021
| 17:30 Europe/Amsterdam
After an impressive career spanning 36 years with KLM, Harm Kreulen will retire on 1 October 2021. During his career, Kreulen has held various positions in the Netherlands and abroad for KLM and for Air France-KLM. ...
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30
June
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
A global network of destinations is at the heart of KLM's strategy for emerging stronger and more competitive from the COVID-19 pandemic. With 11 destinations, KLM's Africa network is now restored to its 2019 level. In winter 2021, Mombasa (Kenya) wi...
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17
June
2021
| 13:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Today the Swedish Energy Agency announced it will grant funds to KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Södra, Växjö Energi, SkyNRG, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden and 2030-sekretariatet to continue their research on the development of production of Sustainab...
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17
June
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Dutch tournament on the European Tour, the KLM Open, was cancelled in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. This year, the 101st edition of this international tournament will take place in the Netherlands under the name, the Dutch Open, with namesak...
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16
June
2021
| 10:51 Europe/Amsterdam
As more and more countries are reopening their borders, KLM is anticipating a cautious re-emergence of customer demand for destinations in Asia and the Middle East. This summer, KLM’s network will be virtually identical to the one it operated in 2019...
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10
June
2021
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and Boston Consulting Group (BCG) today announced the extension of their partnership that was officially established in 2018 and was the first to launch on the market a suite of tools delivering integral planning and control ...
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02
June
2021
| 12:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Highlights of KLM’s sustainability activities 2020 (see also attachment: KLM Sustainability at a glance 2020) Fly Responsibly: reducing, replacing and compensating Compared to 2005, KLM has reduced its total CO2 emissions by an absolute four per cent...
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02
June
2021
| 10:46 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM’s North American network of destinations is practically back to its 2019 level, before the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the seating capacity and flight frequencies are still far below that of 2019. Although there are still significant travel restr...
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26
May
2021
| 18:44 Europe/Amsterdam
After the previously announced expansions in Europe for summer 2021, KLM will also be adding new destinations to its intercontinental network on commencement of its winter schedule (31 October 2021 to 26 March 2022). This ties in with KLM’s strategy ...
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18
May
2021
| 15:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Europe is gradually opening up again and the Netherlands is preparing for more travel opportunities. KLM is ready to carry its customers again, both at home and abroad, in a responsible and safe manner. Towards the summer, KLM’s European network of d...
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07
May
2021
| 10:48 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM has been awarded the APEX Diamond Award Health Safety. This award is the highest possible level of certification for airlines in the area of health and safety. KLM is the second European airline to receive this Diamond certification, after Virgin...
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06
May
2021
| 07:16 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM’s turnover amounted to € 930 million in the first quarter of 2021, representing a 57% dip in comparison with the first quarter of 2020. The loss amounted to € 337 million, compared to a loss of € 275 million for the same period last year....
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29
April
2021
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM has started the complete renewal of the cabins of 14 Boeing 737-800 aircraft, for both Business Class and Economy Class. The refurbished aircraft, which are mainly used for European flights, offer passengers more comfort and style and consume les...
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22
April
2021
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM has begun installing Wi-Fi technology on a number of aircraft of its Boeing 737 fleet. Starting today, passengers can get acquainted with using the Internet on KLM flights within Europe. The first Boeing 737-800 is now equipped to offer this serv...
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25
February
2021
| 18:35 Europe/Amsterdam
The first Embraer 195-E2 from Brazil arrived at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol this afternoon. The new aircraft type is both quieter and more economical than its predecessor the Embraer 190. The 195-E2 uses 9% less fuel per flight and therefore emits 31%...
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18
February
2021
| 07:19 Europe/Amsterdam
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16
February
2021
| 13:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Today saw the first flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Bonaire and Aruba carrying a shipment of Covid-19 vaccines destined for the Caribbean part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It is the first of several shipments that will deliver the vac...
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08
February
2021
| 13:04 Europe/Amsterdam
For the first time worldwide, a passenger flight partly flown on sustainably produced synthetic kerosene, was carried out in The Netherlands. This was announced today during the international conference on Synthetic Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF) i...
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26
January
2021
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM’s Corporate BioFuel Programme has been renamed the KLM Corporate SAF Programme. SAF stands for Sustainable Aviation Fuel. KLM has opted for this new name to make it clear that the fuel it buys is manufactured sustainably, using raw materials that...
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2020
18
December
2020
| 12:20 Europe/Amsterdam
The year 2020 has been a turbulent year in many ways, also for KLM. The annual video and facts & figures show a year to be remembered as the year of the Covid-19 crisis. ...
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10
December
2020
| 12:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has retained its five-star classification based on customer evaluations gathered by the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX). Covering more than a million flights operated by just under 600 airlines, the APEX evalu...
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08
December
2020
| 09:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, Air France KLM Martinair (AFKLMP) Cargo launches the Cargo SAF Programme, enabling freight forwarders and shippers to reduce the shipments' carbon footprint. By participating in this programme, customers are investing in the development and us...
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04
December
2020
| 15:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Trans-Atlantic partners Delta Air Lines and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines are launching COVID-tested flights from Atlanta to Amsterdam, effective December 15, 2020. The airline partners have worked with the Dutch Government, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and...
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