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2017
16
February
2017
(*) The joint Air France KLM Final Year Results of 2016 can be found in the download box.  ...
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15
February
2017
Today KLM received the FlightStats Punctuality Award as the world’s most punctual airline.  ...
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15
February
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will introduce a direct flight from Amsterdam to Mauritius in cooperation with Air Mauritius as from October 30th 2017. Through this cooperation KLM and Air Mauritius can provide a year-round product for the customers. ...
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February
2017
Today, in line with the Air France-KLM strategy of Trust Together, Transavia Netherlands announced its decision to focus on growth in its home market. Transavia will continue to invest in its brand positioning, digital innovation and fleet, and will ...
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08
February
2017
Compared to January 2016, KLM transported 8.6% more passengers against a 6.2% capacity increase. Load factor grew by 1.1 percentage point. Similar to last year, the strongest growth came from the European market where KLM is working harder than ever ...
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07
February
2017
Schiphol Airport has started a test with KLM involving “biometric boarding” – one-off boarding without showing your boarding pass or passport. Passengers board the aircraft quickly and easily using a special door that recognises passengers by their f...
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January
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines won two prizes on Friday at TravMagazine’s “Reisgala”, an annual travel industry awards event held at Amsterdam Arena. KLM was voted Best Airline and Harm Kreulen, SVP Benelux Air France KLM, was voted Travel Personality of t...
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26
January
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and All 4 Games have connected to produce an overhaul of the strategic airline management game Aviation Empire, which invites players to conquer the world by using their business instincts. The introduction of Aviation Empire...
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25
January
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines recently changed its fare structure for Europe and North Africa. The new structure offers passengers three ticket options: Light, Standard and Flex. Every ticket has its own terms, conditions and service levels. The options e...
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24
January
2017
Today, Royal Schiphol Group and KLM awarded the contract for the redesign and extension of the international KLM Crown Lounge to Ballast Nedam and ULC Groep. The work will include adding a new floor to the lounge, building an outdoor terrace and a ne...
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20
January
2017
Today in Xiamen a new chapter began in the partnership between KLM Royal Dutch Airlines en Xiamen Airlines. ...
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17
January
2017
On 26 March 2017, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will resume flights from Malpensa airport, Milan, after a break of five years. Malpensa will be the 11th Italian airport with direct connections to the hubs at Amsterdam Schiphol and Paris Charles de Gaulle....
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11
January
2017
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has introduced self-service kiosks at the entrance to Schengen Lounge 25 at Schiphol Airport. The service will give authorised passengers quicker access to the lounge. ...
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10
January
2017
Barely a fortnight into 2017 and KLM has already won two prizes. The German Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre (JACDEC) has declared KLM the safest European airline. KLM comes fifth in the JACDEC worldwide rankings. KLM is also the most pun...
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09
January
2017
Tjalling Smit, SVP of Digital Air France KLM has decided to pursue his career elsewhere. Effective 1 April 2017, he will join NS Dutch Railways as Director of Commerce & Development on the company’s executive board. ...
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09
January
2017
KLM has carried 30.4 million passengers last year – a new record. This is an increase of 6.4% compared to 2015. The increase was highest on European routes (7.8%), where we carried more than 20 million passengers for the first time. Load factor rose ...
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06
January
2017
As laid down in a memorandum of understanding in November 2016, Air France-KLM last week completed the sale of its British subsidiary Cobalt Ground Solutions, which provides ground handling services at London Heathrow Airport. Cobalt Ground Solutions...
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2016
27
December
2016
An overview of facts & highlights of 2016. It was turbulent year, in which a lot was achieved. Watch the video below and/or download the factsheet PDF above on the left. ...
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23
December
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today festively welcomed its 30-millionth passenger - a record in the 97-year history of the company - en route from London to Amsterdam. This is an increase of over 7% compared to 2015 when KLM carried 28 million passengers....
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16
December
2016
Effective today, 16 december, Marcel de Nooijer (48) is appointed Executive Vice President of Air France-KLM Cargo. Marcel has been with KLM since 1995 and has been EVP of KLM Cargo since 2013. He previously held various commercial and operational po...
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16
December
2016
KLM and the pilots’ union VNV have agreed to reconvene in January 2017 to resume negotiations on the de-risking of pensions, with intention of reaching an accord during the course of 2017. Both parties have undertaken to do their utmost to arrive at ...
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15
December
2016
On commencement of the 2017 summer schedule, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will expand its network to include seven new European destinations, three of which at the peak of the summer season. The KLM network will be expanded by new daily flights to Gdansk...
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08
December
2016
KLM succeeded in upholding the strong passenger growth trend in November 2016, achieving 7.8% growth in comparison with the same month last year with a marginally higher passenger load factor (0.8 percentage points). This even exceeded the already en...
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07
December
2016
In the first six months of 2017, KLM intends to take on 400 new cabin attendants (incl. 100 for KLM Cityhopper) and 100 new pilots. KLM has managed to achieve a great deal in recent years in terms of cutting costs. Simultaneously, the network has bee...
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06
December
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will replace its service to Cali with a new destination in Colombia. Starting 28 March 2017, KLM will no longer include Cali in its circular service to Bogotá. Instead, it will continue on to Cartagena. In the new schedule, K...
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28
November
2016
Today KLM announces the signing of a letter of intent between Air France-KLM and Groupe CRIT for the sale of Cobalt Ground Solutions, a ground handling services provider at London Heathrow Airport.     ...
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28
November
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and China Airlines of Taiwan will expand cooperation effective 2017. From 9 January, China Airlines will begin operating four weekly direct services between Taipei and Amsterdam with a new Airbus A350, on Mondays, Wednesdays,...
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28
November
2016
Yesterday saw the third edition of the KLM Curaçao Marathon in Willemstad. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is the title sponsor of the event organised by the Run in the Sun foundation.  ...
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24
November
2016
On commencement of its 2017 summer schedule, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will be adjusting its schedule for flights between Schiphol and four Gulf States. KLM will also suspend direct service to Doha (Qatar) from 26 March 2017. This service has proven u...
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22
November
2016
King Willem Alexander today opened the Joint Inspection Centre (JIC) at Schiphol. The Joint Inspection Centre is designed to make freight handling at Schiphol safer and more efficient by enabling different enforcement and inspection authorities to ca...
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