20
March
2018
|
09:19
Europe/Amsterdam

KLM flying Dutch Paralympic athletes home to the Netherlands

Arrival+Paralympic+Athletes

At 04:30 hours on 20 March, KLM flight KL856 landed at Schiphol with the Dutch athletes on board who took part in the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Paralympic Games.

The aircraft received a festive reception and was met by Boet Kreiken, EVP Customer Experience KLM. The athletes passed through a guard of honour of KLM personnel in uniform and were reunited with their families in the arrivals hall. The Netherlands won seven medals at the Games: three gold, three silver and 1 bronze.