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02
December
2022
| 14:44 Europe/Amsterdam
In Europe borders on the ground have gone, but not in the air.Pilots currently have to fly thousands of extra kilometers through fragmented airspace in Europe.A route between Amsterdam and Geneva is 120 km longer than it needs to be, for
09
November
2022
| 09:31 Europe/Amsterdam
The fourth edition of the successful IATA Wings of Change Europe event will next year be held in Amsterdam with KLM as host carrier. This was announced in Istanbul today. The two-day event will take place around the beginning of November and is
07
November
2022
| 13:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Effective 1 January 2013, Michiel van der Eijk is appointed Managing Director of KLM Catering Services (KCS). Van der Eijk succeeds Jan de Vegt, who retires on the same date.
10
October
2022
| 13:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Effective 15 November, Maarten Koopmans is appointed Managing Director KLM Cityhopper (KLC). Koopmans succeeds Warner Rootliep, who becomes Vice President Internal Audit on 15 November.Koopmans joined KLM in 1998. He has held a range of positions
06
October
2022
| 15:23 Europe/Amsterdam
The business world, logistics sector and, above all, travellers choose for KLM, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and the Netherlands partly on account of the many destinations served via the hub. This sprawling network is now under pressure due to the

Press Releases

07
December
2022
| 15:16 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM and its partners – including Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AAS) and Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) – are continuing their sustainable taxiing trials. A Taxibot – a hybrid towing tractor – drove a KLM B737-700 from Schiphol central to a
06
December
2022
| 16:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Starting March 26 2023, KLM is launching a direct service to the new destination of Rennes in the west of France. The service will be operated by KLM Cityhopper. Rennes is KLM's eighth destination in France. By including Rennes in its network, KLM
28
October
2022
| 07:18 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines recorded operating profits of €443 million between July and September on revenues of €3.236 billion. It achieved these results under difficult operating conditions, with both customers and employees feeling the
27
October
2022
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
For the second year in a row, KLM (including KLM Cityhopper) again won the APEX World Class Award. This special recognition is awarded by customers and the industry for performance in relation to themes including safety, customer well-being and

Stories

02
December
2022
| 14:44 Europe/Amsterdam
In Europe borders on the ground have gone, but not in the air.Pilots currently have to fly thousands of extra kilometers through fragmented airspace in Europe.A route between Amsterdam and Geneva is 120 km longer than it needs to be, for
18
October
2022
| 15:22 Europe/Amsterdam
A special flight with 8% less CO2-emissions (excl. SAF). Curious how we did it? Watch our recap of the Sustainable Flight Challenge 2022 here. 
18
July
2022
| 10:13 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM offers a network covering over 170 destinations in Europe and beyond and even 700 destinations together with our partners. Want to know more about how we established it and what the importance is of our network? Check the
22
December
2021
| 09:36 Europe/Amsterdam
With this film, KLM looks back on 2021, a year of optimism and perseverance. The world opened up and it was possible to fly again. There was perspective, but we also had to continuously adapt to rapidly changing circumstances, such as travel
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