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2022
28
October
2022
| 07:18 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines recorded operating profits of €443 million between July and September on revenues of €3.236 billion. It achieved these results under difficult operating conditions, with both customers and employees feeling the impact....
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27
October
2022
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
For the second year in a row, KLM (including KLM Cityhopper) again won the APEX World Class Award. This special recognition is awarded by customers and the industry for performance in relation to themes including safety, customer well-being and susta...
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25
October
2022
| 15:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Air France-KLM today announced two major, long-term purchase agreements for a total of 1.6 million tonnes of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF). The agreements are binding and will apply for several years in partnership with SAF providers Neste and DG F...
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07
October
2022
| 16:57 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is celebrating the 103rd anniversary of its founding today, an occasion traditionally accompanied by the presentation of a new Delftware miniature house. This year’s miniature is a replica of a house in a very special locatio...
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03
October
2022
| 12:01 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM and Transavia share data on passengers placed on the No Fly List for disruptive behaviour on board or on the ground, since 29 September. Both airlines will ban unruly passengers for five years, regardless of which airline operated the flight in q...
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29
September
2022
| 19:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has announced that it will again drastically restrict the number of departing passengers this winter. This is simply unacceptable to KLM.Previously, airlines were required to reduce the number of local boarding passengers b...
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28
September
2022
| 15:03 Europe/Amsterdam
On commencement of the winter schedule (28 October 2022 through 25 March 2023), KLM’s network will embrace a total of 163 destinations: 92 European and 71 intercontinental. The new destinations taken up in the network are Nantes in France, Rovaniemi ...
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23
August
2022
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Effective 1 September 2022, Maarten Stienen is appointed chief operating officer (COO) of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. Stienen has held various posts at KLM since 1998 and is currently senior vice president of Hub Operations....
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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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