KLM Royal Dutch Airlines reported a sharp increase in traffic in November. KLM welcomed 10.2% more passengers on board than it did in November 2016. With passenger kilometer traffic growth up 7.3% and seat kilometer capacity up 5.7%, load factor rose by 1.3%pt.
“Growth was especially strong on routes to European destinations and the American continent. In Africa and the Middle East, KLM succeeded in boosting load factor by 3%, on the back of minimal capacity growth. This confirms that KLM’s network strategy is still as fruitful as ever.”Pieter Elbers – KLM President & CEO