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2021
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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25
February
2021
| 18:35 Europe/Amsterdam
The first Embraer 195-E2 from Brazil arrived at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol this afternoon. The new aircraft type is both quieter and more economical than its predecessor the Embraer 190. The 195-E2 uses 9% less fuel per flight and therefore emits 31%...
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18
February
2021
| 07:19 Europe/Amsterdam
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16
February
2021
| 13:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Today saw the first flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Bonaire and Aruba carrying a shipment of Covid-19 vaccines destined for the Caribbean part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It is the first of several shipments that will deliver the vac...
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08
February
2021
| 13:23 Europe/Amsterdam
For the first time worldwide, a passenger flight partly flown on sustainably produced synthetic kerosene, was carried out in The Netherlands. This was announced today during the international conference on Synthetic Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF) i...
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08
February
2021
| 13:04 Europe/Amsterdam
For the first time worldwide, a passenger flight partly flown on sustainably produced synthetic kerosene, was carried out in The Netherlands. This was announced today during the international conference on Synthetic Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF) i...
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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
18
December
2020
| 12:20 Europe/Amsterdam
The year 2020 has been a turbulent year in many ways, also for KLM. The annual video and facts & figures show a year to be remembered as the year of the Covid-19 crisis. ...
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18
December
2020
| 11:41 Europe/Amsterdam
What a small act of kindness can do... May 2021 be filled with good health, new adventures and infinite joy. Wishing you wonderful Holidays!...
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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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10
December
2020
| 12:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has retained its five-star classification based on customer evaluations gathered by the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX). Covering more than a million flights operated by just under 600 airlines, the APEX evalu...
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08
December
2020
| 09:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, Air France KLM Martinair (AFKLMP) Cargo launches the Cargo SAF Programme, enabling freight forwarders and shippers to reduce the shipments' carbon footprint. By participating in this programme, customers are investing in the development and us...
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04
December
2020
| 15:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Trans-Atlantic partners Delta Air Lines and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines are launching COVID-tested flights from Atlanta to Amsterdam, effective December 15, 2020. The airline partners have worked with the Dutch Government, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and...
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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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13
November
2020
| 16:41 Europe/Amsterdam
As of March this year, Air France KLM's cargo division is committed to maintaining its global air freight network as part of vital freight flows. During the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare institutions and individuals could and can have access to medic...
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12
November
2020
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The second wave of coronavirus in Europe has resulted in new lockdowns, prompting KLM Royal Dutch Airlines to make network adjustments for the coming period. KLM will keep serving as many destinations as possible, but will reduce seat capacity and fl...
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03
November
2020
| 18:56 Europe/Amsterdam
The Dutch Airline Pilots Association VNV joined seven other unions today in agreeing to contribute to KLM’s cost-reduction efforts by signing a “commitment clause”. The airline and the eight trade unions have thus satisfied a key requirement, clearin...
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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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30
October
2020
| 07:18 Europe/Amsterdam
The Air France-KLM results for the third quarter of 2020 grimly reconfirm the extent to which the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the air transport industry. This is without doubt our deepest crisis since World War II – for broader society, for aviat...
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28
October
2020
| 16:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Starting 5 November, KLM Cityhopper will be introducing Virtual Reality (VR) training for pilots flying Embraer 175 and 190 aircraft. Developed in-house, the VR training courses will allow pilots to make more effective use of their training time and ...
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27
October
2020
| 09:39 Europe/Amsterdam
What measures are we taking to mitigate the coronavirus? (please note the video has been replaced by an updated version)...
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02
October
2020
| 09:25 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today submitted its restructuring plan to the Netherlands Ministry of Finance. The presentation of this restructuring plan was a key condition in obtaining a government loan and guarantees to the value of EUR 3.4 billion. The...
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30
September
2020
| 14:26 Europe/Amsterdam
At the end of last week, KLM President & CEO Pieter Elbers officially activated the new robot for the production of ICA M-class (Economy Class) meals at KLM Catering Services (KCS). KCS is the only company in the world to take such a robot into opera...
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23
September
2020
| 17:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Owing to adjusted travel warnings, prompting Code Orange (essential travel only) designations for the UK, Spain, parts of France and other countries, the planned upscaling of KLM’s European network in September has been put on hold. The quarantine ru...
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01
September
2020
| 13:30 Europe/Amsterdam
The scale model of the Flying-V - the energy-efficient aircraft of the future - has flown for the first time. A year and a half ago TU Delft and KLM announced the start of the design of the Flying-V during IATA 2019 and after extensive wind tunnel te...
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21
August
2020
| 15:00 Europe/Amsterdam
As of August 27, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will fly again to the Chinese city of Hangzhou. For the time being, it concerns 1 passenger flight per week, which will be operated via Seoul Incheon (South Korea) with a Boeing 777-200. KLM is making every e...
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18
August
2020
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will fly to Cairo twice a week from 9 September to 25 October. In 2017, KLM last operated passenger flights to the Egyptian capital. KLM has always carried cargo between Amsterdam and Cairo with full freighter aircraft. ...
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13
August
2020
| 12:15 Europe/Amsterdam
As of 25 October 2020 KLM will start daily flights to the Polish city of Poznan. This will be KLM's fifth destination in Poland, after Warsaw, Krakow, Gdansk and Wroclaw. ...
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