Articles tagged with 'statement' | KLM

KLM - Archive (statement)

2022
17
September
2022
| 12:46 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM is very disenchanted that Schiphol only indicated on Friday, 16 September that it would not be able to handle the number of passengers boarding in Amsterdam on Saturday 17, Sunday 18 and Monday, 19 September. The airport has requested KLM to redu...
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16
September
2022
| 11:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol has again announced that it will be introducing further restrictions on the number of departing passengers until October 31. It’s disappointing to ascertain that Schiphol will again be adopting these measures at such short notice. The measur...
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15
August
2022
| 15:53 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM and the Dutch Airline Pilots Association (VNV) have reached an agreement in principle on a new collective labour agreement (CLA), effective 1 March 2022 through 1 March 2023, for pilots covered by the CLA for KLM cockpit crew. KLM is satisfied wi...
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21
July
2022
| 14:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Wednesday saw a malfunction in the baggage systems at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Consequently, KLM was unable to process baggage for most of the day on Wednesday, which meant thousands of suitcases belonging to passengers were again left behind in A...
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14
July
2022
| 18:37 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and the ground personnel trade unions have concluded their negotiations for a new collective labour agreement (CLA) for ground staff, which will remain in effect from 1 March 2022 to 1 March 2023. KLM is pleased with the outc...
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08
July
2022
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will take various measures (some supplementing existing measures) to ensure that customers who book a flight with KLM get their summer holidays off to a good start, despite persistent operational challenges at Amsterdam Airpo...
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24
June
2022
| 13:09 Europe/Amsterdam
The third report issued by the state agent – who oversees compliance with the conditions attached by government to the loan package – was published on Thursday. The report states that KLM has so far comfortably met the conditions set by government. I...
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23
June
2022
| 19:31 Europe/Amsterdam
As a result of staffing problems at Schiphol, all airlines will only be able to board a maximum number of passengers from Amsterdam in July and August. And KLM is no exception. The maximum number will vary from day to day. To remain within this limit...
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16
June
2022
| 18:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Owing to a shortage of security staff at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, airport management have announced that additional measures will be required to keep the situation manageable and safe for passengers and staff during the summer peak (6 July through...
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05
June
2022
| 23:26 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM was able to operate flights on Sunday according to the original schedule for this Whitsun holiday weekend. Furthermore, by the end of the afternoon, more than 90% of the passengers who had been unable to fly to Amsterdam on Saturday evening had a...
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05
June
2022
| 15:53 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM was able to resume flight operations on Sunday as planned. Since this morning, passengers have once again been able to travel to and via Amsterdam from European destinations. KLM expects to be able to operate scheduled flights for the rest of the...
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04
June
2022
| 19:36 Europe/Amsterdam
At the end of Saturday afternoon, 4 June, KLM was regrettably compelled to decide that passengers at European destinations would no longer be allowed to board flights to Amsterdam. Although a substantial package of measures was taken before the weeke...
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03
June
2022
| 18:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Congestion is expected again at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol this Whit Monday weekend, 3-6 June, known as Pinksteren in the Netherlands. The circumstances compel KLM to take measures that will help keep the situation under control at the airport and wi...
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30
May
2022
| 17:53 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM was the subject of media attention due to a letter sent by the state agent to the Senate of the Dutch Parliament regarding conditions the government attached to the KLM loan package. KLM has published the following statement, which clarifies a nu...
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24
May
2022
| 07:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Ahead of its annual shareholder meeting in Paris, Air France-KLM today announced a rights issue to further strengthen its equity and balance sheet. This rights issue follows a series of measures Air France-KLM has already taken in 2020 and 2021.New a...
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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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