Articles tagged with 'Statement' | KLM

KLM - Archive (Statement)

2022
29
April
2022
| 16:24 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM has cancelled up to 47 flights (roundtrips and one way) for coming Saturday and Sunday. Earlier, KLM already announced the cancellation of a total of 28 round trip flights for Friday. These cancellations need to contribute to our effort to offer ...
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23
April
2022
| 13:53 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM was confronted with an unexpected, temporary work stoppage by loading staff on Saturday. Because of this, a number of flights could not take off or land in the morning hours. This meant a very unpleasant start to the holiday period that so many p...
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21
April
2022
| 21:44 Europe/Amsterdam
On 25th November 2021, KLM lodged an objection with the Dutch Authority for the Consumer & Market (ACM) against the decision made by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to increase its port dues by 9%, 12% and 12% respectively over a three-year period from 20...
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08
April
2022
| 13:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, 8 April 2022, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines released its annual report for 2021, which still clearly shows the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on KLM. The annual report includes a statement on remuneration of the KLM Board of Managing Directors....
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26
February
2022
| 20:38 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has decided to cancel all flights to Russia scheduled for departure in the next seven days. KLM will also cease operating flights that pass over Russian territory en route to other destinations in the same period. This decisi...
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18
February
2022
| 12:37 Europe/Amsterdam
The weather forecast for Friday 18 February paints a picture of heavy wind gusts. This causes that a very limited operation at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This means that we have now canceled more than 200 flights (legs) and more are expected. In add...
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12
February
2022
| 18:06 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM stops flying to Ukraine. The next flight to the capital Kiyiv is scheduled for tonight, but will not be operated. This decision follows the adjusted travel advice to code red and an extensive safety analysis. It is not yet clear when KLM will fly...
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2021
30
November
2021
| 17:18 Europe/Amsterdam
We fully understand the dissatisfaction felt by passengers who were on our flights from Cape Town and Johannesburg last Friday. KLM was taken by surprise on Friday morning by sudden changes to travel restrictions that were imposed when the flights we...
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03
September
2021
| 15:34 Europe/Amsterdam
The decision by the Dutch government to designate the U.S. a very high-risk area means that vaccinated travelers from the U.S. who hold a negative test certificate or recovery certificate will also have to spend an additional ten days in quarantine i...
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14
July
2021
| 14:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Today (14th of July 2021), the European Commission presented its Fitfor55 package, containing important proposals for making Europe more sustainable. A number of these proposals will affect KLM directly and the airline industry as a whole. ...
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08
July
2021
| 19:05 Europe/Amsterdam
We were shocked by the contents of a video on social media, showing personnel in a KLM vest and work gear cheering at the sight of an aircraft taking off to Morocco. The people in video can be heard making unacceptable comments. Regrettably, we have ...
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24
May
2021
| 22:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Following the incident on 23 May, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines immediately conducted its usual internal risk assessment and consulted intensively with relevant authorities. The joint conclusion was that there are no safety risks, implying that there is n...
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06
April
2021
| 08:40 Europe/Amsterdam
This is a very important step for the Air France-KLM Group and Air France. After the support in 2020 from the French state to Air France and the Dutch state to KLM, this further strengthens the financial basis of the Group. This is necessary given th...
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23
January
2021
| 21:42 Europe/Amsterdam
After constructive consultations with the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), KLM has developed a safe alternative testing protocol for crews leaving the airport in countries that are not on the governmental list of...
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21
January
2021
| 17:27 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM is compelled to further downsize its organisation. We have already taken an unbelievable array of measures to cope with the crisis sparked by the coronavirus pandemic. Regrettably, this resulted, among other things, in the loss of 5,000 jobs and ...
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2020
16
December
2020
| 21:04 Europe/Amsterdam
We are facing tremendous challenges in these times of COVID-19. It affects us all. The Dutch government is urging us not to travel unless absolutely necessary. Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and the airlines are doing everything they can to make travel r...
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03
December
2020
| 15:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Eelco van Asch, Executive Vice President of Information Services & CIO at KLM, has decided to pursue his career outside KLM. Effective 1 March 2021, he will join the Board of Managing Directors of NS Dutch Railways as Director of Operations,As EVP of...
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24
November
2020
| 15:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Pieter Elbers, President and CEO of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, was appointed (back) to the Board of Governors during the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) on November 24, 2020.Pieter Elbers served befor...
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03
November
2020
| 09:36 Europe/Amsterdam
  KLM confirms that the unions FNV Cabine (cabin personnel) and FNV Luchtvaart (ground personnel) have signed the airline’s “commitment clause”, thereby agreeing to join all KLM employees in surrendering employment conditions in accordance with th...
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31
October
2020
| 17:21 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM is in the worst crisis of its 101 years of existence. COVID-19 has undermined the good results of recent years. In order to secure the future of the company and its network for the Netherlands, the loan and government guarantees on bank loans tot...
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06
July
2020
| 16:54 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM is slowly and carefully expanding its European and intercontinental network. For an up-to-date overview of destinations, please find the KLM Travel Guide at https://www.klm.com/destinations/nl/en/search  ...
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12
June
2020
| 21:21 Europe/Amsterdam
“From the beginning, KLM has taken precautionary measures to ensure that it can conduct its operations safely, comfortably and responsibly. The recommendations issued by the Netherlands health authorities RIVM confirm that it is safe to fly. KLM’s fl...
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20
May
2020
| 16:39 Europe/Amsterdam
The corona crisis is having a huge impact on KLM. The road to recovery is expected to be long and there will be less work than before for some time to come. While numerous measures have already been taken to help navigate KLM through this unprecedent...
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15
May
2020
| 16:50 Europe/Amsterdam
The current and unprecedented COVID-19 crisis has caused never seen situations for airlines and their customers. Since the beginning of this crisis, Air France and KLM have issued refundable vouchers as a commercial response to massive flight cancell...
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05
May
2020
| 21:48 Europe/Amsterdam
The declaration of intent of the trade unions VNV, the Union and NVLT is a good gesture and strengthens us to enter into discussions with them as soon as the conditions of the state aid are known about the necessary adjustments to the working conditi...
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21
April
2020
| 12:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Flight and aircraft handling are regarded as vital processes by the government. This means that the government believes that aviation is essential to society and that the continuity of a flight operation is therefore a priority. The guidelines for ev...
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18
April
2020
| 17:08 Europe/Amsterdam
The KLM Supervisory Board and KLM’s President & CEO have jointly decided to withdraw an item proposing adjustment of executive remuneration, which was on the agenda for KLM’s upcoming annual general meeting of shareholders. The purpose of the proposa...
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23
March
2020
| 15:51 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM has great respect for all its employees who work very hard in these challenging times to repatriate as many people as possible. Working on board an aircraft in a small area with many passengers obviously raises questions about the inflight servic...
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20
March
2020
| 16:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Here you will find the latest information on network changes due to the coronavirus. Please note that you can find up-to-date flight information on KLM.com and in the KLM app. ...
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19
March
2020
| 21:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Passenger aircraft travel is restricted by many countries worldwide. If a country forbids passengers from entering, but does allow flights, KLM will fly as much as possible in the coming days according to schedule to return passengers home. The inter...
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