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KLM_AirFrance
By Edition On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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The Netherlands refuse to buy AF-KLM shares

THE HAGUE - The Dutch Minister of Finance Wopke Hoekstra has said that the government of the Netherlands does not plan to buy equity in Air France-KLM despite the growing concerns about the group’s future and More...

Qatar-Airways
By Edition On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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The Netherlands gives away lucrative Curaçao route to Qatar Airways

SCHIPHOL - KLM and Schiphol will soon receive a formidable competitor on the route to Curaçao. With a new aviation treaty, Qatar Airways will be allowed to fly unlimited to the island. As a result, Asian passengers More...

KLM
By Edition On Thursday, March 15th, 2018
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KLM: 2018 summer schedule – a 4.1% increase in capacity

For the 2018 summer season (from 25 March to 27 October 2018), Air France-KLM is increasing capacity by 4.1% compared to the previous summer season. Growth will be driven by Transavia’s low-cost operations (+10.6%), More...

KLM
By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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KLM ends cooperation with InselAir

WILLEMSTAD - The Dutch aviation company KLM stops the cooperation with the local airline InselAir. As a result, travelers flying from the Netherlands to the ABC islands or Sint Maarten cannot travel on the same More...

KLM
By Edition On Friday, December 29th, 2017
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Cabin crew KLM wants to strike on January 8

WILLEMSTAD - The cabin crew of the Dutch airline KLM wants to take action. On January 8, they will lay down their work for 24 hours. It is possible that fewer KLM flights will depart from Schiphol on that day. The More...

suitcases
By Edition On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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Smart suitcases may be banned

AMSTERDAM - KLM may refuse smart suitcases as hold baggage. The company is currently researching this, now that several American Airlines are doing the same. Smart suitcases have a battery with which phones can More...

KLM at Curacao airport
By Edition On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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KLM: End Boeing 747 flights to Curaçao in sight

AMSTERDAM - The Royal Dutch Airline KLM is in the process of phasing out its 747 fleet. That means that maybe in a year, passengers will not fly in a Boeing 747 to and from the Netherlands but with a 777 aircraft. This More...

KLM Airbus 330
By Edition On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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KLM resumes flights to St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG - Royal Dutch Airline KLM resumed scheduled service to Princess Juliana International Airport SXM on Sunday following the passage of Hurricanes Irma and Maria which severely damaged the Airport facilities More...

KLM
By Edition On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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KLM: More Curaçao, less Sint Maarten

AMSTERDAM, WILLEMSTAD - As of the 2017 winter season, KLM flies to Sint-Maarten twice, instead of four times a week. It is not a direct flight, but with a stopover in Curaçao. This new schedule will start on October More...

Cees
By Edition On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
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Cees Ursem Manager KLM Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Cees Ursem is the new Country Manager for KLM Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao, based in Curaçao. For 29 years, Mr. Ursem has been in the service of KLM, of which he has been appointed as "expat" in 1994 More...