KLM - Archive

2018
18
January
2018
In a discussion with Dutch television presenter Leo de Later, Pieter Elbers will talk about the state of affairs at KLM and look ahead at the company’s plans for the year to come.   ...
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09
January
2018
KLM welcomed a record 32.7 million passengers aboard its flights in 2017. The greatest rise was in Europe. The high passenger growth led to a record load factor of 88.4% over the year as a whole, which is 1.2% higher than in 2016. ...
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07
January
2018
KLM is pleased that FNV Cabin Crew has decided to suspend the intended industrial action on Monday, 8 January and to present the agreement in principle reached last Friday with the VNC trade union for cabin crew to its membership base.Flight operatio...
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06
January
2018
KLM and the VNC trade union for cabin crew negotiated an agreement in principle tonight, Friday 5 January 2018, for a new collective labour agreement valid until 1June 2019. This is an important step in the negotiation of a new collective labour agre...
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02
January
2018
As of today, KLM will offer films with audio description via its inflight entertainment system aboard intercontinental* flights. This will ensure that blind and visually impaired passengers can also enjoy films during their flight. This reflects KLM’...
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2017
22
December
2017
In this season of togetherness, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines gave travellers at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol an opportunity never seen before: to talk to every person in their own language. Together with advertising agency DDB & Tribal Amsterdam, KLM creat...
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20
December
2017
On Tuesday evening, KLM Cityhopper welcomed its latest Embraer 175+, registration PH-EXS, at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This, the twelfth E175+ brings the total number of Embraers in the KLC fleet to forty-two, which includes thirty E190s. This is t...
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19
December
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is taking the next step in using artificial intelligence (AI) within its social media service. KLM worked with AI frontrunner, DigitalGenius, to add automated answers to general repetitive questions from customers without the...
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19
December
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines’ first Airbus 330-300 to be fitted with the new World Business Class cabin interior made its first flight over the weekend to Havana (KL723). The cabin refit for the remaining 20% of KLM’s fleet will be completed by the end o...
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15
December
2017
2017 was another turbulent year for KLM, in which much was achieved, thanks to our customers, partners and employees. The highlights at a glance:     ...
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15
December
2017
KLM has extended its title sponsorship of the KLM Open for two years. Harm Kreulen, Managing Director KLM The Netherlands, was proud to make this announcement on the occasion of the Golf Awards ceremony on Thursday evening in Noordwijk, the Netherlan...
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14
December
2017
Today KLM launched its smart, interactive voice-driven pack assistant on Google Home. Here, KLM assists passengers to pack their bags through its recently launched service bot called BB, who finds her basis in artificial intelligence. Based on their ...
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08
December
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines reported a sharp increase in traffic in November. KLM welcomed 10.2% more passengers on board than it did in November 2016. With passenger kilometer traffic growth up 7.3% and seat kilometer capacity up 5.7%, load factor rose...
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07
December
2017
In May 2018 KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will continue to expand its medium haul network, with scheduled services to Växjö in south Sweden. KLM will operate a daily flight to Växjö in an Embraer 175 with 88 seats. This brings the total number of European...
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07
December
2017
Pilots have worn caps since the earliest days of KLM’s existence. Over the years, the style and look of the cap has changed to suit the fashion of the day. KLM no longer sees any added value in pilots wearing caps.  Besides, the aim is to give pilots...
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07
December
2017
On 7 December 2017, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will be launching a small package delivery service for its BlueBiz customers. Shipping Blue is a new worldwide package delivery service, developed specially for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). A...
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29
November
2017
The Air France KLM press release: http://bit.ly/2Ai0c8a   ...
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28
November
2017
Today, KLM presents its first “KLM Christmas jumper”. KLM fans can order this unique jumper on https://shop.klm.com/  Be quick because it’s a ‘limited edition’. The jumper is suitable for men and women and is available in all sizes. More and more ...
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13
November
2017
KLM Cityhopper welcomed its latest Embraer 175+, registration PH-EXR, at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol on Saturday, 11 November. This is KLC’s 11th E175+, bringing the total Embraer fleet to 41, which includes 30 E190s. Coming week the PH-EXR will opera...
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09
November
2017
After positive third quarter results, KLM’s traffic and transport figures showed strong growth again in October. KLM Passenger Business welcomed 7.9% more passengers compared to the same month last year. Load factor rose by 1.2 percentage point to 88...
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07
November
2017
As of today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will offer Facebook Messenger users in Japan, South Korea and South Africa the option of asking questions to service agents via Messenger customer chat on KLM.com. In this way, customers are offered quick and per...
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06
November
2017
Flying Blue, Air France-KLM's loyalty programme, is changing as from 1 April 2018 and will offer more simplicity and flexibility in the use of the programme, a clearer reward scale and more choice in the use of Miles. ...
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03
November
2017
The joint Air France KLM third quarter 2017 are available in the download box in this message.  ...
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01
November
2017
The Costa Rican government and KLM have joined hands to combat carbon dioxide emissions. Over the coming months, they will research the possibilities of flying from San Jose using bio-based jet fuel. Right now, sustainable aviation fuel is the most e...
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October
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is launching a direct service to Costa Rica on 31 October 2017. KLM will operate a twice weekly return service to the Costa Rican capital, San Jose, throughout the winter season. A third weekly service will be added at the en...
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29
October
2017
This weekend KLM Royal Dutch Airline celebrated the departure of the Fokker 70 in style, marking the end of a 97-year partnership between KLM and Fokker. The phase-out of the Fokker 70 at KLM Cityhopper rings down the curtain on an unique and remarka...
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19
October
2017
Effective 29 October, KLM will be entering into a codeshare agreement with AtlasGlobal. Based on cooperation, the airlines will jointly offer 14 weekly flights between Amsterdam and Istanbul Atatürk Airport.  ...
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17
October
2017
CZ Cargo and AFKLMP Cargo agreed to sign a new Memorandum of Understanding to further strengthen and shape our strategic cargo cooperation. ...
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16
October
2017
Today Air France KLM has publiced its winter schedule 2017, click here for the press release           ...
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10
October
2017
With help from KLM and the cooperation of ABN AMRO Bank, the KLM Flight Academy can now provide the opportunity to fund training at the KLM Flight Academy, providing a solution to students’ financial risk. This is excellent news for KLM and for anyon...
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