KLM - Archive (leadership)

2019
15
November
2019
| 12:02 Europe/Amsterdam
The Animal Hotel run by Air France KLM Martinair Cargo has won the prestigious IPATA Excellence Award 2019. The prize was awarded on 14 November by customers of the Animal Hotel, VCK Logistics, Copex and Eagle Freight. ...
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12
November
2019
| 13:43 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM and MBO College Airport, part of ROC van Amsterdam (Amsterdam Regional Training Centre), have developed a high quality simulation environment for aviation logistics at Schiphol. This merges KLM's business school with regular intermediary vocation...
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12
November
2019
| 07:30 Europe/Amsterdam
The month of October showed an increase in KLM passenger numbers. KLM had 3.6% more passengers on board this month compared to the same month last year. With a higher transport of 3.0% in passenger kilometers and a higher capacity of seat kilometers ...
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10
October
2019
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Ahold Delhaize, ING, KLM, NS and Philips announce Kickstart AI, a combination of actions to fuel AI education, talent and innovation in the Netherlands. Five Dutch companies Ahold Delhaize, ING, KLM, NS and Philips aim to further boost the AI ecos...
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03
October
2019
| 13:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Today KLM and Microsoft signed a Letter of Intent in Washington to explore cooperation focused on sustainable air travel. The agreement includes commitment to purchase Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), which has the potential to reduce up to 80 percen...
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27
September
2019
| 10:43 Europe/Amsterdam
In 2019, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines marks its 100th anniversary, while the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam marks the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt van Rijn’s death, with the Year of Rembrandt. KLM and the Rijksmuseum will jointly celebrate these momentous mi...
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14
September
2019
| 00:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Today it was announced that Air France-KLM is back at the top of the “Airlines” category of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). KLM is proud of regaining this position, which confirms the success of our investment in making KLM and the broader...
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13
September
2019
| 13:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Effective 29 March 2020, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will replace one of its daily services between Brussels and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (“Schiphol”) with seat capacity aboard the Thalys high-speed train. In recent months, KLM, Thalys and NS Dutch Ra...
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02
September
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and ASICS today announced that they will be cooperating in the field of vitality. The partnership will revolve around KLM employees as well as frequent flyers and other passengers. Under the banner “Run the World”, the two co...
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29
August
2019
| 14:51 Europe/Amsterdam
The Mainport Innovation Fund II was initiated by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, the Delft University of Technology, NS Dutch Railways and the Port of Amsterdam, in cooperation with NBI Investors. The fund focuses on acceleratin...
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27
August
2019
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
From 26 August, KLM will be offering its World Business Class passengers a new, more sustainable version of the famous chocolate houses. The cocoa used for this purpose not only has a tasty, but also an environmentally friendly tale to it. The cocoa ...
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04
June
2019
| 14:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Delta Air Lines, Air France and KLM are celebrating 10 years of their successful trans-Atlantic cooperation, a partnership that has continued to lead the industry and set a trend for others to follow. ...
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29
May
2019
| 15:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has extended its existing contract with the Dam tot Damloop (“Dam to Dam Run”) by five years until 2023. KLM President and CEO Pieter Elbers and Cees Pronk, Director of Events and Sponsorship of organiser Le Champion, signed ...
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27
May
2019
| 10:34 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has committed itself for a 10-year period to the development and purchase of 75,000 tonnes of sustainable aviation fuel a year. KLM is the first airline in the world to invest in sustainable aviation fuel on this scale. SkyNR...
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25
April
2019
| 15:41 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM shareholders have agreed to the reappointment of President & Chief Executive Officer, Pieter Elbers, and Chief Operating Officer, René de Groot, for a new term of four years. The shareholders have also agreed to the new appointment of Janine Vos,...
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08
April
2019
| 17:04 Europe/Amsterdam
The unique partnership between KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) and The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), aimed at improving Digital Airline Operations worldwide today announced that GOL becomes the reference low-cost carrier customer.​ ...
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05
April
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM’s Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting is scheduled to take place on 25 April. The agenda for the AGM was published on 4 April. The agenda reflects the reappointment of Pieter Elbers and René de Groot as Managing Directors of KLM. The agenda also...
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14
March
2019
| 17:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Aviation pioneers KLM, GKN Fokker and the Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR) today jointly marked their centenary at the EYE Film Museum in Amsterdam. At this location, precisely 100 years ago, the First Aviation Exhibition Amsterdam (ELTA) was held....
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27
February
2019
| 14:51 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM again had an excellent year in 2018 and all of our staff will benefit! This year, KLM will distribute a total of EUR 168 million gross to its employees. This marks the fourth consecutive year that KLM’s employees will share in the airline’s...
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19
February
2019
| 17:47 Europe/Amsterdam
The AIR FRANCE-KLM Board of Directors voted in favor of the reappointment of Pieter Elbers as President and CEO of KLM. KLM CEO Pieter Elbers’ reappointment will be proposed to the KLM Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of April 2019. Ben Smith w...
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2018
21
February
2018
| 10:45 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and the Norwegian airline Widerøe announced today that they have signed a codeshare agreement, which expands the global route offering for both companies. ...
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23
January
2018
| 10:05 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM and Kenya Airways have signed an extended sales agreement for most European and Eastern African countries, which are the focus of the cooperation. ...
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22
January
2018
| 15:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Air Traffic Control the Netherlands is joining KLM’s Corporate BioFuel Programme. This will enable KLM to increase investment in sustainable biofuel.  Air Traffic Control the Netherlands will buy sustainable biofuel for all its business flights.  ...
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