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2019
10
May
2019
KLM’s traffic figures for the month of April reflect a slight increase. KLM welcomed 1.8% more passengers on board in April compared to the same month last year. Passenger load factor remained largely stable in comparison with the same month last yea...
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06
May
2019
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines operated its first flight to the Polish city of Wrocław today on Monday, 6 May 2019. Wrocław is the fourth destination to be served by KLM in Poland. The flights will be operated daily using Embraer 175 equipment. Wrocław ...
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03
May
2019
" KLM’s operating result for the first quarter of 2019 shows a clear reversal of the last year’s upward trend, working out to a EUR 56 million loss. The difference compared to the same period last year is EUR 116 million, when KLM recorded a profit o...
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26
April
2019
KLM helps its travelers to get ready for King's Day! Our passengers will receive a crash course at Schiphol Plaza on 26 and 27 April. They are completely prepared for this unique Dutch holiday in a King's Day simulator! ...
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25
April
2019
KLM shareholders have agreed to the reappointment of President & Chief Executive Officer, Pieter Elbers, and Chief Operating Officer, René de Groot, for a new term of four years. The shareholders have also agreed to the new appointment of Janine Vos,...
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19
April
2019
On Easter Sunday, KLM officially inaugurates Naples as its newest destination. The Italian port city of Naples will be KLM's tenth destination in Italy, which we will only serve during the summer months. KLM will use its Boeing 737-700/800 for the fl...
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18
April
2019
As of 18 April, KLM will be the first airline worldwide to run a campaign using Facebook’s Augmented Reality (AR) ads format aimed at promoting its beautiful – perhaps for most travellers less well-known – destinations on Facebook. Cities like Taipei...
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15
April
2019
  KLM and Air Mauritius will suspend their joint venture operations between Mauritius and Amsterdam at the start of the 2019 IATA Winter season effective from 27 October 2019. The current joint operations on the 2 weekly Air Mauritius’ operated...
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09
April
2019
Amstelveen, April 9 2019 – KLM is expanding its network with the opening of Guanacaste Liberia (LIR) in Costa Rica. As per the start of the winter 2019 schedule, this region on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica will be served four times per week with a...
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08
April
2019
The unique partnership between KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) and The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), aimed at improving Digital Airline Operations worldwide today announced that GOL becomes the reference low-cost carrier customer.​ ...
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08
April
2019
KLM traffic growth declined slightly in March, owing to operational disruptions caused by malfunctions and adverse weather at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. KLM welcomed 1.2% fewer passengers on board in March than it did in the same month last year. Wi...
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05
April
2019
KLM’s Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting is scheduled to take place on 25 April. The agenda for the AGM was published on 4 April. The agenda reflects the reappointment of Pieter Elbers and René de Groot as Managing Directors of KLM. The agenda also...
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04
April
2019
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today recieved two awards voted for by the public. The airline has been chosen as the most attractive employer for 2019 based on the annual Randstad Employer Brand Research. KLM also won the TripAdvisor Award for Best Busines...
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03
April
2019
As of April 1th, passengers flying on KLM Royal Dutch Airlines’ Boeing 747-400s can stream a selection of inflight entertainment offerings directly to their own mobile devices. KLM’s wireless entertainment system offers passengers a choice of more...
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01
April
2019
Yesterday, 31 March, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines operated its first direct flight to the city of Boston (BOS) in the United States. KLM will operate three flights weekly between Amsterdam and this new destination on the Northeast coast of the United Sta...
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14
March
2019
Aviation pioneers KLM, GKN Fokker and the Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR) today jointly marked their centenary at the EYE Film Museum in Amsterdam. At this location, precisely 100 years ago, the First Aviation Exhibition Amsterdam (ELTA) was held....
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11
March
2019
From July 2019, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will no longer offer tax-free articles for sale on its European flights. In January of 2020, it will suspend sales on intercontinental flights as well. As a result of new developments such as the rise of e-com...
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08
March
2019
Amstelveen, 8 March 2019 – KLM President & CEO Pieter Elbers today signed the Talent at the Top Charter. At a special Talent at the Top breakfast, marking International Women’s Day, KLM committed itself to objectives that will see more talented women...
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08
March
2019
Following consistent strong growth in previous months, KLM’s traffic figures flattened out in February, partly due to growth restrictions at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. ...
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04
March
2019
KLM and Air France customers have access to 24 new North America routes operated by Virgin Atlantic/Delta departing the UK including connections via London Heathrow or Manchester The partnership offers Virgin Atlantic customers up to 58 new routes...
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01
March
2019
KLM today opened a brand-new training facility, which is equipped with two new Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainers (CEETs) made from real Boeing 737 and 777 equipment. The 777 is operated by a motion system, which has been especially designed for KLM...
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27
February
2019
KLM has taken notice of the fact that the Pakistan airspace is closed. Flights towards various South East Asian destinations have been resumed via alternative routes and will NOT fly over Pakistan airspace. KLM will keep on monitoring the situation i...
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27
February
2019
KLM again had an excellent year in 2018 and all of our staff will benefit! This year, KLM will distribute a total of EUR 168 million gross to its employees. This marks the fourth consecutive year that KLM’s employees will share in the airline’s...
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20
February
2019
KLM’s annual figures for 2018 show strong profit ...
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19
February
2019
The AIR FRANCE-KLM Board of Directors voted in favor of the reappointment of Pieter Elbers as President and CEO of KLM. KLM CEO Pieter Elbers’ reappointment will be proposed to the KLM Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of April 2019. Ben Smith w...
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08
February
2019
We've got a nose for great music... ...
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08
February
2019
KLM Passenger Services welcomed 1.6% more passengers on board in January compared to the same month last year. With traffic up marginally by 0.3% measured in revenue passenger kilometres (RPKs) against a capacity increase of 0.7% measured in avail...
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28
January
2019
What if travellers waiting to board a plane could exchange tips face-to-face with others heading in the opposite direction? KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has built a bar where these travellers can meet to exchange local tips. Today, KLM is launching its “...
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15
January
2019
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and flag carrier of the Faroe Islands, Atlantic Airways, announced that they have signed a codeshare agreement. This will expand the global route offering for both companies. The airlines now offer jointly operated flights...
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