KLM - Archive (klm)

2018
14
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
Pieter Elbers, KLM President & CEO:"I am extremely disappointed that a majority of our Air France colleagues voted against the salary proposal of its board of directors, along with the highly regrettable personal consequences for Jean-Marc Janaillac....
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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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29
April
2018
Due to a power cut this morning, Schiphol decided to close the entire airport temporarily. Schiphol has since opened again, but check-in systems remained out of service and staff could not get to the airport. As a result, KLM has already had to...
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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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26
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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10
April
2018
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has contracted the JAMCO Group of Japan to supply new World Business Class seats for eight Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner aircraft, to be delivered from next year. KLM is the first customer to order JAMCO’s new “Venture” business-c...
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10
April
2018
KLM welcomed 8.7% more passengers on board its flights in March, compared to March 2017. A 7.4% rise in traffic (RPKs) and a 4.1% increase in capacity (ASKs), led to a substantial load factor increase of 2.8%pts. ...
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09
April
2018
KLM belongs to the top 10 best major European Airlines according to the 2018 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award. KLM also gained a spot in the top 10 lists of the best Business Class and the best Economy Class in Europe. ...
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30
March
2018
Today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines welcomed its twelfth Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, with the registration PH-BHO, at Schiphol Airport. This morning the aircraft arrived from Seattle (USA). It will bear the name Orchidee – Dutch for “Orchid.” ...
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19
March
2018
Today, KLM is launching “The Journey,” an English-language podcast in which passengers talk about a journey that has changed their lives. KLM is the first airline that uses a podcast to display the power of travelling. Every episode will focus on a s...
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16
March
2018
KLM Cityhopper (KLC) will add three new Embraers to its fleet during the coming weeks. The first – an E175+, registration PH-EXW – touched down at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol yesterday evening. Saturday will see the arrival of another E175+ (PH-EXX), ...
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15
March
2018
KLM this week introduced its first Airbus A330-200 with a fully renewed cabin interior. In addition to a whole new design, all seats in World Business Class have been converted to full-flat models, with a brand-new inflight entertainment system. By N...
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14
March
2018
Click here for the KLM’s 2018 Summer Schedule (25 March 2018 to 27 October 2018) ...
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12
March
2018
Effective 1 July, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will no longer sell cigarettes on board its flights. The tax-free range will be extended with other goods, replacing cigarettes. ...
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08
March
2018
KLM welcomed close to 12% more passengers on board in February compared to the same month last year. Passenger load factor rose sharply by 1.8% points against a traffic increase of 9.2% (expressed in revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) and increase...
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07
March
2018
Tuesday, March 6, 2018, the ‘Bottle of warmth’ campaign of KLM was introduced on social media and other online channels in China. This campaign takes full consideration of Chinese people’s drinking habits, embodying KLM’s commitment to enriching the ...
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06
March
2018
....how long does a 'turnaround' take? Intern Anne-Linde finds out! ...
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01
March
2018
Owing to a strong easterly wind, runway capacity at Schiphol is currently restricted. In addition, wintery conditions in the United Kingdom have caused airports to halt or restrict operations. As a result, various KLM flights have been delayed. At pr...
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28
February
2018
The system disruptions caused by the power failure earlier this afternoon have been remedied. Our service centers are accessible again, both online and on the phone. Operational systems are aligned as well. What caused the failure is still unknown an...
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28
February
2018
KLM is currently experiencing a power failure. This failure causes a disruption for our operational systems that are based on the ground. Our service centers are currently not or hardly accessible. Due to the failure, several flights are experiencing...
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27
February
2018
The members of the cabin crew union VNC have voted to agree in principle with the proposed new collective labour agreement (CLA) for KLC cabin personnel. KLM Cityhopper is delighted that we can now start work with the VNC to implement this CLA. ...
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27
February
2018
Enjoy our medal flight video with the Olympic heroes! ...
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26
February
2018
Earlier today, Monday, 26 February at 16:30 hours, KLM flight KL854 landed at Schiphol carrying the Dutch athletes who competed at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. This “medal flight” was given a very special welcome. ...
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