KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, legally Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij N.V., is the flag carrier airline of the Netherlands. KLM is headquartered in Amstelveen, with its hub at nearby Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. It is part of the Air France–KLM group, and is a member of the SkyTeam airline alliance. KLM was founded in 1919; it is the oldest airline in the world still operating under its original name and had 32,505 employees as of 2013. KLM operates scheduled passenger and cargo services to approximately 130 destinations.

WhatsApp and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines have started a unique test for a new service on WhatsApp

KLM now offers her customers around the world booking confirmation, check-in notification, boarding pass, flight status updates and asking questions in 10 different languages...

KLM Cityhopper is hiring cabin crew members

KLM Cityhopper is hiring new cabin crew members! Visit the KLM Cityhopper website for more information: https://www.klmcityhopper.nl/vacature-cabin-attendant

Only a KLM plane lands in Hong Kong as Typhoon Hato wreaks havoc with flight schedules

Buffeted by winds reaching up to 113km/h, KLM flight from Amsterdam landed in Hong Kong on Wednesday morning as airport sees 65 per cent...

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines welcomed its tenth Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner at Schiphol Airport

Today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines welcomed its tenth Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner at Schiphol Airport. The aircraft landed at 8.00 AM coming from Seattle in...

A KLM free tickets scam has gone viral on Facebook

You will probably have noticed it on timelines of some of your facebook friends: they won two free tickets for the Dutch airline's 97th...

KLM Boeing 737-800 returned to Amsterdam #KL1481

A KLM Boeing 737-800 (reg. PH-BGB) flying from Amsterdam towards Glasgow (KL1481) returned towards Amsterdam after squawking 7700. The reason was a medical emergency.The...

KLM Embraer 190 makes emergency descent after decompression

This morning a KLM Embraer 190 (PH-EXB) between Amsterdam and Cagliari has made an emergency descent after a sudden loss of cabin pressure, also...

Air France/KLM group July 2017 passenger figures: +5.4% passengers and a higher load factor

The Air France/KLM Group today released its July 2017 passenger figures: 9,660,000 passengers traveled within the group, an increase by 5.4% compared to July...

Not just Air India, KLM also serves vegetarian food to economy flyers!

Air India may have been roasted on social media for recently going all-vegetarian in economy class of its domestic flights, but it now emerges...

KLM’s 40th Embraer lands at Schiphol

SummaryOn the evening of 26 July, the brand-new Embraer 175+, registered as PH-EXP, landed at Schiphol flying the KLC flag. This – the tenth...

KLM Airbus A330 diverted to Bucharest Airport: necessary engine change

Last Wednesday a KLM Airbus A330-300 was forced to divert to Henri Coandă International Airport (OTP) in Bucharest (Romania) due to a technical problem...

ERA member airlines gain financing for fleet renewal from the European Investment Bank

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) is pleased to announce that two of its member airlines, KLM Cityhopper (as already announced here yesterday) and Air...

European Investment Bank approves loan request for financing KLM Cityhopper fleet renewal

In its meeting today, the European Investment Bank’s (EIB) Board of Directors, consisting of representatives of the 28 EU Member States, decided to approve...

KLM Cargo launches innovative sorting system

KLM Cargo today officially launched a new sorting system that can handle more than 2,000 items per hour, bound for more than 70 destinations....

KLM transports Dutch Masters from Hermitage back to the Netherlands after 300 years

The collection of Dutch Masters contains some of the greatest treasures in the State Hermitage in St Petersburg. The exhibition in Amsterdam will comprise...

KLM launches Schiphol Airport Map, its latest mobile service for passengers

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today launched the Schiphol Airport Map, which helps passengers find their way around Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This new service is...

Almost 2 million more passengers for KLM Group in first two quarters 2017

The KLM Group is ending the first half of 2017 with very strong traffic figures for KLM and Transavia. KLM welcomed 8.6% more passengers...

KLM and Winair (Netherlands Antilles) have entered into a codeshare agreement, starting 1 July 2017

KLM and Winair sign codeshare agreementThis new partnership will add eight destinations to KLM’s network in the Caribbean. From its homebase on St Maarten,...

KLM develops smart Care Tag that assists travellers in Amsterdam

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines offers passengers who visit Amsterdam in September a handy gadget: the KLM Care Tag. The smart audio luggage tag automatically...

KLM Cityhopper orders two additional Embraer E190 aircraft

KLM Cityhopper has ordered two additional Embraer 190s. These new aircraft will join the existing 30 E190s and nine E175s flying with KLM Cityhopper....