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KLM drops US winter routes as Dutch govt sets new restrictions on US travelers

KLM scraps plans to fly to Las Vegas, Miami, and Orlando this winter after the Dutch government imposes new restrictions on U.S. travelers...


KLM to operate full US route network capacity, despite lagging traffic

  KLM to operate flights to 16 US destinations during the summer season of 2021, with the option to add two more destinations over the summer.  ...


KLM brand new Boeing 777 suffers fuselage damage in AMS

A brand new KLM Boeing 777-300ER was damaged by a jet bridge during the pushback....


Greenpeace asks Dutch court to stop KLM bailout

Environmental organization Greenpeace asked Dutch court to halt the bailout package for KLM Royal Dutch airlines, arguing that the government has failed to ensure more sustainability....


KLM Boeing 747 jumbo suffers nose damage after clash with A330

A KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Boeing 747 aircraft suffered nose damage after a collision with another KLM Airbus 330 jet parked nearby at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), the Netherlands....


Pilot Union of KLM gives up: agrees with prolonged pay cuts

In a dispute with the government of the Netherlands, pilots of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) finally reached an agreement on prolonged wage cuts for the next five-year period, until 2025. The agreement cleared out the way for the Dutch airline to receive the government financial aid package of €2.4 billion....


Dutch government freezes €3.4 billion aid to KLM

The government of Netherlands froze €3.4 billion-worth of financial aid to KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM), after the trade unions of the airline refused to sign a five-year agreement related to stricter terms of pilot wage cuts....


Flights to nowhere: stop before it takes off

A new trend has emerged amongst Asia-Pacific airlines: flights to nowhere. Joy rides offered to a few passengers, however, add little value, as airlines completely ignore one crucial thing, the environment. ...


KLM announces 5,000 layoffs as losses soar

AirFrance-KLM declared a total of 10,000 employees are to become redundant as the group looks to minimize its costs.  ...


KLM plans return to pre-crisis network coverage

Dutch national carrier KLM announces a plan to expand its current lockdown-impacted network to 91 European and 61 intercontinental destinations in October 2020, just shy of the 92 and 69 routes it had before the pandemic struck....