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2022
07
August
2022
| 11:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Last night, Saturday 6 August, the Nuna 11s – the car that the Dutch Brunel Solar Team will drive in South Africa's Sasol Solar Challenge – departed Schiphol Airport for Johannesburg on a Boeing 747 freighter operated by Air France KLM Martinair Carg...
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04
August
2022
| 16:17 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will operate direct service between Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and Rovaniemi in northern Finland every Saturday from 3 December 2022 through 25 March 2023. KLM will deploy a Boeing 737-800 on this route, which can carry up to...
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29
July
2022
| 07:24 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines posted positive operating results for the fourth time in a row in the second quarter of 2022. Profits came to €262 million, compared to a €185 million loss in the same quarter last year. In the first six months of 2022, the a...
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18
July
2022
| 16:47 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and Thalys will today launch their previously announced partnership that will see KLM buying seats aboard the Thalys high-speed train for transfer passengers travelling between Schiphol and Brussels. This will allow KLM to op...
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06
July
2022
| 10:45 Europe/Amsterdam
René de Groot has informed KLM’s Supervisory Board that he will be stepping down as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of KLM effective 15 July, thus bidding farewell to KLM. This announcement follows his decision to take up a position with another airlin...
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30
June
2022
| 08:55 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will be repaying the final portion of €277 million of the loans secured from the Dutch government and the banks in 2020. KLM borrowed a total of €942 million from the credit facility of €3.4 billion. This repayment means that...
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29
June
2022
| 19:58 Europe/Amsterdam
His Majesty, King Willem-Alexander today accorded KLM CEO Pieter Elbers the title of Commander in the Order of Orange-Nassau at his farewell reception because of his tireless efforts for KLM and the airline industry in the Netherlands. The royal deco...
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24
June
2022
| 16:55 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM and the Dutch government both support greater sustainability in air transportKLM is surprised by the government’s sudden resolve to substantially cut back operations at Amsterdam Airport SchipholThe proposed cutback is not in line with the coalit...
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27
May
2022
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Cromvoirt, 27 May 2022 – Today at the 2022 Dutch Open, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines presented its new Premium Comfort Class, an intermediate cabin offering more space, luxury, service options, comfort and privacy than Economy Class, at lower prices than ...
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13
May
2022
| 13:59 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM and IndiGo, India’s leading airline, have signed a codeshare agreement that enables customers to book KLM tickets to 16 new destinations in India. The agreement allows IndiGo customers to book tickets to European and US destinations within the KL...
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07
May
2022
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Two very special KLM flights will take off from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol today, Saturday, 7 May. Flight KL0675 to Edmonton, Canada, and flight KL1713 to Porto, Portugal, have undergone the widest possible array of sustainability measures. Initiated...
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05
May
2022
| 07:15 Europe/Amsterdam
The recovery that set in during the second half of 2021 continued strongly in the first quarter of 2022. During the first three months of 2022, KLM succeeded in generating positive operating results (of +€3 million) for the third consecutive quarter....
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02
May
2022
| 18:25 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM’s shareholders voted at their Annual General Meeting (AGM) to approve the reappointment of Erik Swelheim as Managing Director & Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of KLM. The shareholders further approved the reappointment of Fleur Pellerin and Cees ‘...
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02
May
2022
| 18:22 Europe/Amsterdam
On Monday, KLM’s shareholders voted at their Annual General Meeting (AGM) to approve the appointment of Marjan Rintel as KLM’s President & CEO, effective 1 July 2022. The consultation process has also been concluded with the KLM Works Council.Now tha...
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19
April
2022
| 16:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Thanks to the time-saving “Ready to Fly” document check, KLM passengers will be able to save time during the May holiday period by having their Covid-19-related entry documents checked from home or abroad. Using this hassle-free service, they can hav...
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31
March
2022
| 08:10 Europe/Amsterdam
The Supervisory Board of KLM intends to nominate Marjan Rintel as the new President and CEO of KLM. Rintel is currently President and CEO of Dutch Railways (NS), where she has worked since November 2014. Rintel is no stranger to KLM and - before join...
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30
March
2022
| 14:05 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and Thalys have closed an agreement to continue developing their joint AirRail product with a view to making it more appealing to customers. The aim is to increase the number of passengers with connecting KLM flights at Amste...
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21
March
2022
| 11:22 Europe/Amsterdam
With direct flights to 167 destinations, KLM is ready for summer. Between 27 March and 29 October, KLM will fly to 96 European and 71 intercontinental destinations, offering excellent choice for business and leisure travellers alike....
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17
February
2022
| 08:21 Europe/Amsterdam
In line with the third quarter, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines succeeded in closing the fourth quarter of 2021 at a profit. Operational profits amounted to €127 million. This shows that recovery is persisting, despite worldwide restrictions that continue t...
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20
January
2022
| 16:10 Europe/Amsterdam
As of this week, KLM passengers booking air tickets will simultaneously be able to book a train ticket from Schiphol to Amsterdam Central Station with NS Dutch Railways. The service is mainly intended for foreign visitors flying KLM to Schiphol and s...
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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 to...
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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 ...
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2021
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 impo...
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03
December
2021
| 13:25 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM and the Italian airline ITA Airways have signed a new codeshare agreement. The agreement will enable passengers to book KLM tickets to ITA's European destinations and ITA customers will be able to book tickets to KLM's European destinations. KLM ...
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01
December
2021
| 06:59 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM has been awarded the 2022 APEX World Class Award. This is a new APEX award and the highest category in its global awards for the airline industry. It represents exceptional recognition of achievements in areas such as safety well-being and sustai...
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08
November
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
As of today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will reopen its United States network to European travellers, on condition that they are vaccinated and hold a negative PCR test. As of today, passengers have access to 64 weekly KLM flights to 11 destinations. ...
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29
October
2021
| 07:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Together with Air France-KLM and Air France, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today announced that it will be bringing its targets for reducing CO2 emissions in line with the UN Paris Climate Agreement. This agreement aims to limit global warming to well bel...
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29
October
2021
| 07:16 Europe/Amsterdam
The process of recovery that was already visible in the second quarter continued into the third quarter. This therefore marks the first time KLM has closed a quarter with an operating profit since the start of the Covid-19 crisis nineteen months ago....
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19
October
2021
| 14:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM’s new winter schedule goes into effect on 31 October and is valid until 26 March 2022. As more and more travel restrictions are eased, KLM will be able to increase capacity again this winter and, as a result, plans to operate direct flights from ...
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14
October
2021
| 15:54 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM appreciates how difficult it can be to plan a trip during the Covid-19 pandemic. Travel rules and restrictions are changing constantly and vary from country to country, making it more important than ever for travellers to have the most up-to-date...
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