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2
Sep

KLM increase Panama flight

Starting 28NOV08 KLM’s Amsterdam – Panama City route will be increased from 3 (Day 357) to 5 weekly (Day x16)

15
Aug

KLM cease Domestic service

KLM today announced it is ceasing the last domestic service in Netherlands – Amsterdam – Maastricht.

The airline currently offers 3 times a day service with Fokker 50.

KLM launched Maastricht service in 1966

11
Aug

Initial KLM 777-300ER operation in Summer 2009

Initial plans for KLM 777-300ER operation in Summer 2009 are:

Cairo
Day 36 from AMS, Day 47 from CAI

Dubai (KL427/428)
Day 27 from AMS, Day 13 from DXB

Kilimanjaro/Dar es Salaam
28JUN09 onward: Day x235 from Amsterdam, Day x346 from Tanzania

Manila
Day x36 from AMS, Day x47 from MNL

New York JFK (KL641/642)
Day 35

Sao Paulo
29MAR09 – 26JUN09: Day x25
27JUN09 onwards: Daily

8
Aug

KLM plans Daily 777-300ER to Sao Paulo in Summer 09

As of 08AUG08′s schedule, KLM plans to operate Daily 777-300ER service on the Amsterdam – Sao Paulo route from 27JUN09.

It currently operates 3-4 weekly with 777-300ER.

7
Aug

KLM 737-700 Routes Update – 3

The following is the updates of KLM’s 737-700 routes. The inaugural flight has been postponed from this week to 13AUG08. Previous updates can be found here.

All data as of 07AUG08 and is subject to change Read more »

7
Aug

KLM’s New E190 aircraft routes

KLM has started posting the routes to be operated by the new Embraer E190.

Data as of 07AUG08 and is subject to change Read more »

31
Jul

KLM 777 to Delhi in Spring 2009

KLM is currently planning to operate Boeing 777-200ER to Delhi starting 30MAR09.

This summer the airline is operating MD11.

24
Jul

1958: KLM Far East Schedule

The following is KLM’s Far-East Schedule for Summer 1958 (01MAY58 – 31OCT58) Read more »

18
Jul

1960: KLM Polar Route

In Summer 1960, KLM operated 2 weekly Polar Route with DC7C. The routing was Amsterdam – Anchorage – Tokyo – Biak. Anchorage was served as fuel stop.
Read more »

30
Jun

KLM Preliminary 08/09 Winter Schedule

The following is a preliminary list of KLM’s 2008/09 Winter Long-haul operation. All data as of 30JUN08. Read more »

30
Jun

KLM 777-300ER to Tanzania

KLM’s 2 of 7 weekly Amsterdam – Kilimanjaro – Dar es Salaam – Amsterdam will be operated by Boeing 777-300ER during 2008/09 Northern Winter schedule.

The 777-300ER, as of 30JUN08, is planned to operate Friday/Sunday service

30
Jun

KLM 777-300ER to Toronto in August

As of 30JUN08 schedule, KLM plans to operate Boeing 777-300ER aircraft to Toronto as KL691/692 on 25AUG08

30
Jun

KLM 2008/09 winter aircraft mix to Toronto

KLM will be operating 4 of 6 long-haul aircraft models to Toronto this winter

As of 30JUN08, Boeing 747-400PAX, Boeing 747-400COMBI, Boeing 777-200ER, and Airbus 330-200 will all be operating to the largest Canadian city.

KL691/692 Daily flight
till 31JAN09: 744 – Day 1357, 74E – Day 246
eff 01FEB09: 772

KL695/696 3 weekly flight
26OCT08 – 28MAR09: 332

27
Jun

KLM 737-700 Winter Routes Update – 2

KLM has further adjusted the routes to be operated by 737-700 this winter. The original list can be found here

Routes Flight Number Remark
Aberdeen KL1443/1444 Eff 29DEC08
Athens KL1575/1576
Barcelona KL1673/1674
Edinburgh KL1279/1280

KL1293/1276

Glasgow KL1477/1478 Eff 29DEC08
Istanbul KL1617/1610
London Heathrow KL1017/1018 Till 04JAN09
Moscow KL907/902
Rome KL1597/1598

KL1607/1608

Was planned weekly

16
Jun

DoT: KLM applies codeshare with nwa’s Compass

KLM today filed application seeking permission to codeshare on nwa’s unit Compass Airlines.

It plans to codeshare to the following destinations via Detroit, Memphis and/or Minneapolis:
Baltimore
Boston
Cedar Rapids
Chicago Midway
Cleveland
Dallas
Detroit
Fargo
Green Bay
Houston
Jacksonville FL
Kalispell
La Crosse
Little Rock
Louisville
Madison
Memphis
Minneapolis
Missoula
Monterrey Mexico
Myrtle Beach
Nashville
New York JFK
Newark
Norfolk
Oklahoma City
Omaha
Philadelphia
Phoenix
Pittsburgh
Regina Canada
Richmond VA
Saginaw
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Saskatoon Canada
Vancouver Canada
Washington Dulles

Docket Number 2003-15191-0032

16
Jun

KLM Daily to Cape Town

KLM in the 2008/09 Northern Winter timetable season will operate Daily flights on the Amsterdam – Cape Town route.

Service currently operates 5 weekly

16
Jun

KLM MD11 to Tanzania for Dec/Jan

KLM will operate MD11 aircraft instead of Boeing 777-200ER on the Amsterdam – Kilimanjaro – Dar es Salaam – Amsterdam route between 07DEC08 and 24JAN09

16
Jun

KLM A330 to Nairobi in Summer

KLM will operate A330-200 on the Amsterdam – Nairobi flight between 06JUL08 and 24OCT08

27
May

First KLM 737-700 in service by August

KLM’s 1st of 10 Boeing 737-700 will be arriving this summer and is currently planned on operating the following routes for the Summer schedule.

Destination Flight Number Remark
Aberdeen KL1443/1444 Daily eff 04AUG08
Venice KL1655/1656 Daily eff 04AUG08
Munich KL1801/1790 Daily eff 04AUG08
Berlin KL1835/1818 Daily eff 17AUG08
Stockholm KL1113/1114

KL1117/1118

Day 1345 eff 01SEP08

Daily eff 01SEP08

Milan Malpensa KL1629/1630 Day 134 from 01SEP08
Kiev KL1383/1384 Day 267 from 02SEP08

The inaugural flight, as of 27MAY08, is planned for Amsterdam – Aberdeen on 04AUG08.

27
May

Additional KLM 737-700 routes for Winter 2008/09

KLM has loaded additional 737-700 (73W) routes since last Thursday’s (22MAY08) schedule update.

Destination Flight Number Remark
Moscow KL907/902 Daily
Gothenburg KL1153/1154 Daily
Manchester UK KL1083/1084 Daily till 04JAN09
Warsaw KL1363/1364 Daily
Rome KL1597/1598

KL1607/1608

Daily

Day 6;10JAN09 – 21FEB09

Barcelona KL1673/1674 Daily
Birmingham UK KL1429/1430 Daily eff 23FEB09
Edinburgh KL1293/1276 Daily eff 29DEC08
Venice KL1663/1650 Daily
Newcastle UK KL963/964 Daily
27
May

KLM 08/09 Winter Moscow shuffle – 2

As of 27MAY08, KLM will only operate 2 Daily Amsterdam – Moscow Sheremetyevo service in 2008/09 Winter season, instead of adding 3rd daily flights

However, the new 737-700 will still be operated as KL907/908.

6
May

KLM plans Chengdu frequency increase in 2009

KLM’s 2009 Summer schedule currently showing 5 weekly Amsterdam – Chengdu service with 777.

The route currently operates 4 weekly and 2 in Winter. If the plan becomes reality this is KLM’s first attempt to step on frequency to Western China.

5
May

1955: KLM Routing

KLM’s Routing in 1955 Northern Summer season service is the following: Read more »

5
May

KLM adds 3rd Moscow daily flight with new B737-700

KLM will add 3rd daily service on the Amsterdam – Moscow Sheremetyevo route from 26OCT08 with the brand new Boeing 737-700. The 737-700 is scheduled to enter service with KLM later this year.

KL903 AMS0920 – 1440SVO 73J D
KL905 AMS1210 – 1725SVO 73H D
KL907 AMS2040 – 0200+1SVO 73W D

KL902 SVO0550 – 0730AMS 73W D
KL904 SVO1535 – 1720AMS 73J D
KL906 SVO1825 – 2010AMS 73H D

73J – 737-900 with Winglet
73H – 737-800 with Winglet
73W – 737-700 with Winglet

2
May

KLM switching codeshare flight numbers on Alaska

KLM will be switching codesharing flight numbers on flights operated by Alaska Airlines from 26OCT08.

Current flight number ranges is KL7000 – 7299. New Flight number range is KL8000 – 8299.