According to Chinese press, a team of KLM executives is in Hangzhou, China for talks regarding launching 2 weekly Amsterdam – Chengdu – Hangzhou route, as early as March 2009.
As of 26SEP08 Amadeus schedule display, the Dutch carrier is planning to operate 5 weekly flights to Chengdu
As of 25SEP08, KLM plans to operate 4 weekly to Panama City from 29MAR09, an increase from traditional 3 weekly flight.
KLM in Amadeus Timetable display is showing all-Boeing 777 service to Cairo in Summer 2009.
As of 25SEP08, Boeing 777-300ER operates 4 weekly (Day 1467) and -200ER operates 3 weekly (Day 235)
As of 25SEP08 Amadeus Timetable update, KLM’s Summer 2009 schedule sees Boeing 747-400COMBI operating the Amsterdam – Nairobi route from 29MAR09.
It will further boost the capacity from 07JUN09 when it’ll switch to the 400-seater Boeing 747-400Pax
As of 25SEP08 Amadeus schedule update, KLM plans to operate Boeing 777 aircraft instead of MD11 on the Amsterdam – Shamshabad (Hyderabad) route in the Summer 2009 schedule
As of 04SEP08 Amadeus display, KLM plans to keep A330-200 aircraft on the Amsterdam – Detroit route in the Summer of 2009.
Summer 2008 season is operated by 777.
Starting 28NOV08 KLM’s Amsterdam – Panama City route will be increased from 3 (Day 357) to 5 weekly (Day x16)
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
Initial plans for KLM 777-300ER operation in Summer 2009 are:
Day 36 from AMS, Day 47 from CAI
Day 27 from AMS, Day 13 from DXB
Kilimanjaro/Dar es Salaam
28JUN09 onward: Day x235 from Amsterdam, Day x346 from Tanzania
Day x36 from AMS, Day x47 from MNL
New York JFK (KL641/642)
29MAR09 – 26JUN09: Day x25
27JUN09 onwards: Daily
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.
KLM is currently planning to operate Boeing 777-200ER to Delhi starting 30MAR09.
This summer the airline is operating MD11.
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
As of 30JUN08 schedule, KLM plans to operate Boeing 777-300ER aircraft to Toronto as KL691/692 on 25AUG08
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
KLM has further adjusted the routes to be operated by 737-700 this winter. The original list can be found here
|London Heathrow||KL1017/1018||Till 04JAN09|
Was planned weekly
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:
New York JFK
Salt Lake City
Docket Number 2003-15191-0032
KLM in the 2008/09 Northern Winter timetable season will operate Daily flights on the Amsterdam – Cape Town route.
Service currently operates 5 weekly
KLM will operate MD11 aircraft instead of Boeing 777-200ER on the Amsterdam – Kilimanjaro – Dar es Salaam – Amsterdam route between 07DEC08 and 24JAN09
KLM will operate A330-200 on the Amsterdam – Nairobi flight between 06JUL08 and 24OCT08