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Japan abolishes most travel restrictions; KLM expands number of flights

Japan has already abolished the quarantine requirement. Fully vaccinated travelers, who have also had a booster shot, can therefore travel into the country without restrictions. Anyone who has not been boosted, or at all not vaccinated, must do a PCR test in the 72 hours before departure. Visiting Japan is currently quite advantageous due to […]

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Maarten Koopmans new director KLM Cityhopper

“I am honored to continue my career at KLM as Managing Director of KLM Cityhopper. In addition, I look forward to taking steps together with KLM to make aviation more sustainable,” says Koopmans. The major staff shortage is currently the main challenge at Cityhopper. As a result, the staff has to contend with a high […]

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Sustainability and diversity spearheads for KLM CEO Rintel

SCHIPHOL – Making KLM more sustainable and more diversity in top positions within the company are two important spearheads for which KLM CEO Marjan Rintel is committed. In addition, she does not mince her words when it comes to solving the problems at Schiphol airport. “We have hired three hundred new employees in a short […]

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KLM director has not yet seen a decline in booking figures

In 2023, Gerressen expects KLM to reach a capacity level of around 90 percent of 2019. Turnover is currently growing relatively slightly faster due to higher demand in recent months in combination with not yet being able to fully build up the available capacity. Business transport stable“At the moment we see that business transport is […]

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KLM hands over house 103 to acting governor Aruba

This year KLM opted for a miniature version of a house in the center of Oranjestad: the house of the Ecury family in Aruba. Next year, Aruba will celebrate 100 years of aviation on the island, and the house — which is now part of the National Archaeological Museum of Aruba — stands close to […]

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KLM celebrates birthday with unveiling house 103 in Aruba

“I don’t know if KLM employees could have imagined at the start in 1919 that KLM’s birthday would still be celebrated 103 years later. This time even in beautiful Aruba, where we have been flying to for almost fifty years and where we are today. celebrate the start of a hundred years of aviation on […]

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KLM fears that it will have to cancel thirty destinations due to Schiphol shrinkage

This is stated in a so-called position paper that KLM recently sent to members of the House of Representatives in The Hague. It is the first time that the airline has indicated in concrete terms what the possible consequences are of the intended reduction of the national airport. KLM will fly to 160 destinations in […]

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Flight ban of 5 years at KLM and Transavia after disruptive behavior on board

By extending a flight ban at Transavia to KLM and vice versa, the scope of the measures taken will be increased. A passenger who flies with a KLM or a Transavia ticket and is placed on the ‘No Fly-List’ has less chance of endangering flight safety again at the other airline. This should contribute to […]

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KLM hot about yet another capacity limitation at Schiphol

Schiphol confronted its users on Thursday with the announcement that a restriction on the number of departing travelers will be in force until at least the end of this year. “The measure is full”, KLM responds through a spokesperson. While airlines were still confronted with a reduction of 18 percent in the number of locally […]

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KLM starts winter timetable with almost the same number of destinations

As previously reported, Aarhus (Denmark), Katowice (Poland), Nantes (France) and Rovaniemi (Finland) are new to the European network. In addition, the number of flights to Cardiff, Graz, Humberside, Naples, Teesside, Southampton and Split will be increased compared to last winter. In total, the KLM network has 92 European destinations in the winter timetable, which will […]

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