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2020
06
July
2020
| 16:54 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM is slowly and carefully expanding its European and intercontinental network. For an up-to-date overview of destinations, please find the KLM Travel Guide at https://www.klm.com/destinations/nl/en/search   ...
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02
July
2020
| 12:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Good news, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol called, they need their runway back! So how was our fleet maintained during their break on the Aalsmeerbaan? Check part 2 of our interns' parking puzzle mission. ...
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30
June
2020
| 16:30 Europe/Amsterdam
As of 1 July, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will gradually resume the KLM Bus network in accordance with Dutch health guidelines. This means that once a day, the KLM Bus will travel to and from Schiphol Airport from Maastricht, Maastricht Aachen Airport, ...
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26
June
2020
| 08:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Amstelveen – June 26th 2020 - KLM announces that it has secured financing for a total amount of EUR 3.4 billion. COVID-19 has caused aviation to virtually come to a standstill worldwide in recent months. The pandemic has an unprecedented impact on...
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25
June
2020
| 18:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Ever wondered what a painting would sound like? KLM brings you a unique 8D sound experience from the Rijksmuseum, where we show you a glimpse of the history of the Netherlands via our favourite works of art. ...
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20
June
2020
| 11:19 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM is gradually and carefully restarting its network. In July, KLM operates 5,000 European flights. The forecast for August is 11,000. Intercontinental numbers are around 1,900 in July and 2,100 in August. At the moment, about half of the interconti...
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20
May
2020
| 16:39 Europe/Amsterdam
The corona crisis is having a huge impact on KLM. The road to recovery is expected to be long and there will be less work than before for some time to come. While numerous measures have already been taken to help navigate KLM through this unprecedent...
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19
May
2020
| 18:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Thanks to air bridges established by KLM, seafarers can again be flown in to relieve their co-workers, who have now been on board for several extra months. In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic they have had to remain on board. Finally, they will g...
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18
May
2020
| 20:18 Europe/Amsterdam
For airlines, flying during the corona crisis means that they have to operate under exceptional circumstances. The current situation calls for a series of measures that KLM implements in order to carry out its operation as safely as possible for pass...
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25
April
2020
| 09:38 Europe/Amsterdam
The impact of the ongoing Covid-19 crisis on the entire airline sector, and consequently KLM, is unprecedented. Since the start of this crisis, numerous steps have been taken to tackle the situation head on and to preserve cash. On 9 April, Air Franc...
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23
April
2020
| 15:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, at the annual general meeting of shareholders of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Pieter Elbers, the airline’s president & CEO, informed shareholders that he will take a 20% salary cut for the remainder of the year. ...
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21
April
2020
| 12:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Flight and aircraft handling are regarded as vital processes by the government. This means that the government believes that aviation is essential to society and that the continuity of a flight operation is therefore a priority. The guidelines for ev...
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09
April
2020
| 11:37 Europe/Amsterdam
The loss of around 90% of flights between Europe and Asia has resulted in a major shortage of cargo capacity. Meanwhile, the corona crisis has prompted an enormous need for the rapid transportation of medical equipment and other supplies between the ...
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09
April
2020
| 07:45 Europe/Amsterdam
The impact of the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus worldwide is strongly reflected in our traffic figures for March – countries increasingly shut down their airspace and passengers stopped travelling. The number of cancelled flights grew as the month p...
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02
April
2020
| 21:21 Europe/Amsterdam
From tonight, KLM will start with an airlift from Schiphol to Australia, which will bring home almost 2000 Dutch travelers in the coming days. KLM operates these flights in collaboration with the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In recent weeks, KL...
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20
March
2020
| 16:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Here you will find the latest information on network changes due to the coronavirus. Please note that you can find up-to-date flight information on KLM.com and in the KLM app. ...
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19
March
2020
| 21:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Passenger aircraft travel is restricted by many countries worldwide. If a country forbids passengers from entering, but does allow flights, KLM will fly as much as possible in the coming days according to schedule to return passengers home. The inter...
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18
March
2020
| 20:06 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM's contact centers have been overloaded by the coronacrisis. Currently, the airline receives ten times more messages via social channels and receives four times more calls per day than usual. The expectation is that the number of questions will on...
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20
February
2020
| 13:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Owing to the coronavirus outbreak, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has suspended service to destinations in mainland China since early February. The health of staff and customers is KLM’s chief priority at all times. To offer customers the most optimal n...
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06
February
2020
| 10:34 Europe/Amsterdam
As a result of the outbreak of the coronavirus, KLM temporarily suspended its flights to mainland China at the beginning of February. Top priority is awarded to protecting the health of employees and customers throughout KLM’s decision-making proc...
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05
February
2020
| 18:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, Lavazza and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines signed an agreement which will make the coffee company the first Italian partner in KLM’s Corporate BioFuel Programme. The programme contributes actively to making the airline industry more sustainable by s...
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03
February
2020
| 12:37 Europe/Amsterdam
The Flying Dutchman is the name of the latest attraction at the Madurodam miniature park. Consisting of a fully restored Douglas DC-3, the full-sized aircraft (18 metres long and 30 metres wide) will offer visitors a “flight experience” and pays trib...
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30
January
2020
| 15:55 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM is currently not operating over Iran and Iraq. This is not a safety issue. KLM has a security management system that is used to analyse risks and determine safe flight routes. Analysis has shown that operations over Iran and Iraq are safe again. ...
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23
January
2020
| 11:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Safety is awarded the highest priority at KLM. KLM uses a security management system to analyse risks and thus determine safe flight paths. Substantiated by such analyses, it is once again safe to fly over Iran and Iraq. This decision is also based o...
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08
January
2020
| 10:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Until further notice, KLM will not make use of Iranian or Iraqi airspace. Flights to a number of Southeast Asian destinations and destinations in the Middle East will be operated by using alternative routes. KLM will continue to monitor the region, a...
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2019
19
December
2019
| 11:17 Europe/Amsterdam
This morning KLM's thirty first Boeing 737-800 arrived at Schiphol, directly from the Boeing factory in Seattle. The sustainable aircraft with registration PH-BCL bears the name "Red-crested Pochard". Alongside the use of weight-saving materials, the...
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18
December
2019
| 16:18 Europe/Amsterdam
FNV Catering has called for a nationwide strike on Thursday, 19 December. Unfortunately, passengers flying with KLM to European destinations will again be inconvenienced by the 24-hour work stoppage to be observed by employees at KLM Catering Service...
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18
December
2019
| 14:58 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM The Netherlands will be extending its contract as partner and title sponsor of the KLM Dutch Open up to and including the year 2022. Harm Kreulen, Managing Director KLM The Netherlands made this announcement at a press conference at Bernardus Gol...
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12
December
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Travellers are changing the way they search, book and travel. How will technology and passengers influence travel in 2020? In this forecast, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines looks to the future of travel: from booking with the aid of voice technology and sus...
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