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2016
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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18
November
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines announced that Leen van Duijn is appointed Vice President of Security Services effective 1 January 2017. He will succeed Ben Swagerman, who left KLM on 1 June. Leen van Duijn (1970) is currently Director of National Securi...
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15
November
2016
With the start of its new 2017 summer schedule, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will fly to Freetown, Sierra Leone and Monrovia, Liberia. This will serve to further expand KLM’s African network.  ...
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09
November
2016
“The traffic figures for October are good once again. Compared to October last year, KLM welcomed 320,000 more passengers on board. This amounts to a traffic increase of 6.1%. From this we may conclude that KLM’s strategy to invest in new destination...
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03
November
2016
As part of the 2015 collective labour agreement (CLA) with pilots, the AIR FRANCE KLM Board on 2 November 2016 approved the allocation of KLM shares to pilots. The share allocation has a value of EUR 26.7 million. This decision is the result of month...
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03
November
2016
The Trust Together project offers a number of strategic guidelines and is therefore a valuable supplement to Perform 2020 strategy. There are plans to restore social dialogue so that Air France may also achieve profitable growth. This would be to the...
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03
November
2016
Thanks to the concerted efforts of all KLM employees, the cost-cutting measures continued to bear fruit in the third quarter. This generated a unit cost reduction of -1.4%, even taking account of the improved profit-sharing scheme for cockpit and gro...
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02
November
2016
Starting today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is starting service to Dublin, Ireland per February 2017. Today saw the first official flight. The flight received a festive welcome at Dublin Airport. And the aircraft flew Dutch and Irish colours from the co...
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02
November
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will resume service to London City Airport after an absence of almost eight years. KLM will begin with daily service and, in the weeks thereafter, increase frequency to four daily flights on weekdays and one to two flights a ...
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30
October
2016
As of today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will be serving World Business Class meals created by leading Dutch three-star chef Jonnie Boer. Passengers departing from Amsterdam will be able to choose from a selection of starters, main courses and desserts....
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26
October
2016
Today, the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment became the first governmental office to join KLM Royal Dutch Airlines’ Corporate BioFuel Programme. State Secretary of the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment Sharon Dijksma a...
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22
October
2016
Today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines took possession of its fourth Embraer 175 at Schiphol.The aircraft landed at 18.30 at Schiphol Airport. KLM expects to receive its next Embraer in January 2017, the fifth of a total of seventeen.  ...
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22
October
2016
Today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines resumed its service to Teheran, Iran. Trade delegation members, led by Dutch Minister of Infrastructure and the Environment Melanie Schultz van Haegen, travelled on the flight.  ...
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20
October
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will increase the number of flights between Amsterdam and Buenos Aires to five a week. These flights also proceed from the Argentinian capital to Santiago de Chile, which means KLM has also increased its Buenos Aires to Santi...
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14
October
2016
Used KLM materials were today on display at the presentation of MOAM 2016 (Mode Amsterdam). Young designers presented their collections of unique, handmade designs in Hotel Krasnapolsky. ...
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12
October
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is adding another international destination to its network. From 27 March, 2017, KLM will operate three roundtrips a week to Minneapolis-St. Paul on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. The new KLM service comes in addition to ...
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11
October
2016
From today, passengers of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines are able to access the new KLM Media App. This app enables passengers to access a range of international newspapers on their smartphone or tablet. The number of newspapers travellers are able to down...
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10
October
2016
Passenger activity: strict capacity discipline passenger network, increase in both traffic and passengers on Group level ...
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07
October
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines celebrates its 97th anniversary today, 7 October, with the presentation of a new Delftware miniature house. The latest addition is Hotel New York in Rotterdam. ...
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07
October
2016
Yesterday at the meeting of the United Nation’s International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in Montreal, the attending countries reached a decision on a global agreement for CO2 emissions. ...
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30
September
2016
Starting today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Flying Blue members can use Award Miles to pay for tax-free items on board. The expansion of the Flying Blue programme provides new ways to spend Award Miles. The programme was expanded last year to include ea...
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29
September
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is taking the next step in social servicing by testing artificial intelligence (AI) to help answer customer questions. ...
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29
September
2016
On 29 September 2016, Air France-KLM signed a partnership agreement with Gogo, a world leader in broadband Internet provision and entertainment in the airline industry, to offer its customers connectivity services on board its long-haul flights. ...
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28
September
2016
KLM Cargo has set up a project to significantly speed up and enhance the efficiency of European supply chains bringing customer cargo to Schiphol for subsequent international shipment. This project supports the objectives of the “Schiphol 2020 Mainpo...
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24
September
2016
KLM’s 8th Boeing 787 Dreamliner – named “Lavender” – touched down at Schiphol earlier today. The aircraft bearing registration PH-BHI was welcomed from Seattle at 08:00 hours this morning. ...
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20
September
2016
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today carried the medal winners of the Paralympic Games from Rio de Janeiro back to Amsterdam. The flew home today aboard KLM’s special orange Boeing 777. ...
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