KLM - Archive

2018
17
September
2018
Ashun Wu struck a birdie on the 18th hole at The Dutch golf course to win the 2018 KLM Open. The Chinese golfer planted his ball next to the flag with a phenomenal second stroke on a par 5. Thousands of golf fans gathered around the green held their ...
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13
September
2018
Sustainability is integrated into Air France-KLM’s business and operations. For KLM, sustainable enterprise implies that we focus on themes where we can best influence and support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations. In add...
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10
September
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines ended off the busy summer months with positive traffic figures for August. The total number of passengers carried increased by 1.9% to more than 3 million. This growth was mainly achieved in Europe and North, Central and Sout...
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07
September
2018
As of today, it will be very easy for passengers with a telephone camera to see whether their hand baggage is of the correct size. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is using Augmented Reality (AR) for this new service. ...
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17
August
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines welcomed its 13th Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner bearing registration PH-BHP to Schiphol today, concluding its flight from Seattle, where it took off yesterday bound for the Dutch airport. The aircraft carries the name “Tulip”. ...
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08
August
2018
KLM welcomed 0.7% more passengers in July compared to the same month last year. ...
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August
2018
Starting today, KLM is making it easier for KLM app Android users to purchase airline seats and store boarding passes with the Google Pay app. ...
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01
August
2018
(*) The joint Air France KLM H1 results are available in the download box of this message. ...
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27
July
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airline will begin operating flights to the city of Boston (BOS) in the United States from the start of the 2019 summer schedule. KLM will operate a three weekly service between Amsterdam and this new destination on the North-East coa...
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26
July
2018
KLM is pleased to announce its latest digital service on the Google Assistant. Google launched its Dutch version of the Google Assistant today. Customers can now search easily for KLM flights by giving spoken instructions in Dutch. KLM is once again ...
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16
July
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Xiamen Airlines and Air France today signed an agreement in Amsterdam to combine their existing joint ventures. This will further consolidate the already strong ties between the Chinese and European ...
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09
July
2018
KLM welcomed 3.6% more passengers in June this year, with capacity up 2.2% in available seat kilometres. Consequently, load factor for June rose to a record 90.5%. Looking at the first six months of 2018, we see that our revenue passenger kilometr...
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21
June
2018
Arnold Neuhaus (Grandpa Nol) recently turned 90. His great-grandson, Jagger, teamed up with KLM to surprise Arnold with the flight of a lifetime. ...
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June
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will offer a new Economy Class service concept aboard its intercontinental flights. At the start of an intercontinental flight, Economy Class passengers will receive a bottle of water, a refreshing towel and earphones, which ...
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16
June
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines surprised twelve high-school graduates in the Netherlands with free air tickets. Of the 200,000 Dutch students writing exams this year, no fewer than 35,000 registered for KLM’s “Geslaagde Actie” campaign. The twelve winning ...
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13
June
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is presenting its new Milestones feature to the latest version (v. 9.6) of its mobile app. It allows customers to see how often, for how long, and to which destinations they have flown with KLM in their profile. What is more,...
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08
June
2018
Following consistently strong growth from January through April 2018, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines saw traffic growth levelling out in May, with passenger traffic increasing 2.7% compared to May 2017. ...
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04
June
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) today announced the launch of a unique partnership aimed at improving airline operations worldwide by driving growth, accelerating innovation, and streamlining operations, to meet the dem...
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May
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and the South African airline kulula.com today announced that they have signed a codeshare agreement to expand both airlines’ network. ...
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May
2018
KLM today signed a 665 million euros standby revolving credit facility with 12 international banks, finalizing the early refinancing of its credit facility, which was due to mature in July 2020. ...
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17
May
2018
The CSR Rapport for 2017 has been published. The fully digital report shows how KLM and Air France have performed in terms of sustainability over the past year. Here are a few of the results that KLM has achieved. ...
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May
2018
Starting today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is flying to Växjö, Sweden every day and does so as sustainable as possible. This means KLM not only purchases sustainable biojet fuel for the route, it also compensates the total remaining carbon dioxide emis...
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11
May
2018
KLM welcomed 5.2% more passengers on board in April compared to the same month last year. With a 4.0% increase in passenger kilometres and a 3.3% increase in seat kilometre capacity, load factor increased by 0.6%pts. Transavia Netherlands saw a de...
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04
May
2018
(*) The joint Air France KLM First Quarter (Q1) 2018 results are available in the download box of this message. ...
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03
May
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines started the “Call your Mom” Mother’s Day campaign. In so doing, KLM hopes to bring mothers and children closer together through a new interactive platform. People from all over the world will be able to hold video conversatio...
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03
May
2018
As of today, KLM will be flying directly to the Brazilian destination of Fortaleza. At 12:50 hours, the inaugural flight departed from Schiphol bound for the coastal city in northeast Brazil. KLM will operate three flights a week* to this new destina...
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30
April
2018
On Saturday, KLM Cityhopper (KLC) took delivery of its 49th Embraer, which will be the last of its type to arrive for the time being. The new E175+ bearing registration PH-EXZ touched down at Schiphol on Saturday, 28 April. The aircraft forms part of...
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30
April
2018
Starting 1 October 2018, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will serve sustainable coffee from Douwe Egberts on all flights, both to European and to intercontinental destinations. Delicious, high-quality coffee is important to KLM passengers. The two Dutch bra...
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26
April
2018
Amstelveen, 26 April 2018 – KLM Royal Dutch Airlines shareholders have voted to appoint Fleur Pellerin to KLM’s Supervisory Board. Current member of the Supervisory Board, Cees ’t Hart, has been appointed for a second term. Shareholders also voted to...
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April
2018
Starting today, KLM will serve special wines in World Business Class. The bottles bear labels depicting paintings from Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum. Reflecting the theme of Spring, the five paintings were produced by well-known Dutch painters of the Golde...
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