Articles Tagged ‘KLM’

Teesside Airport’s vital KLM service to Amsterdam relaunches

Teesside Airport’s vital KLM service to Amsterdam relaunches

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines renewed its key international connection between Teesside and Amsterdam Schiphol on 28 June 2021. The much-used service was temporarily paused due to coronavirus restrictions earlier this year, and since that move there had been growing calls from passengers keen to see the service reinstated.

Latest route launches

Latest route launches

Vistara begins Frankfurt, Air Senegal takes off to Milan, Frontier launches St Thomas from Orlando, and more.

KLM brings first vaccines to Aruba

KLM brings first vaccines to Aruba

KLM transported nearly 12,000 vaccinations from Amsterdam to Aruba on 16 February on one of its daily scheduled flights.


Zanzibar now East Africa’s fourth-largest airport – seven new airlines

Zanzibar now East Africa’s fourth-largest airport – seven new airlines

Zanzibar has risen three places to fourth-largest airport, thanks to seven new airlines (and one returning), multiple new routes, and new inbound markets.

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Air France - KLM CEO: “Transavia won’t operate from Paris CDG or use A220s"

Routes Reconnected: Air France – KLM CEO: “Transavia won’t operate from Paris CDG or use A220s”

As Air France and KLM focus more than ever on the core, Transavia France will become a much more important unit in the group.

Latest route and base launches (22 - 28 October)

Latest route and base launches (22 – 28 October)

Wizz Air inaugurates two new bases, Sunshine Coast linked to Australia’s capital for first time, KLM connected to fifth Polish city, and more.


KLM begins Poznan; 16,000 P2P passengers last year

KLM begins Poznan; 16,000 P2P passengers last year

KLM started Amsterdam – Poznan on 25 October, becoming the carrier’s fifth destination in Poland. 

KLM and Lufthansa to BOTH begin Zanzibar; fast-growing from Europe

KLM and Lufthansa to BOTH begin Zanzibar; fast-growing from Europe

KLM and Lufthansa to add Zanzibar, showing continued interest in local demand as coronavirus continues and refocuses network development.

Amsterdam busiest in Europe with 835 daily flights, Eurocontrol shows; we explore Schiphol’s network

Amsterdam busiest in Europe with 835 daily flights, Eurocontrol shows; we explore Schiphol’s network

Amsterdam is fighting back. KLM had 35 routes with 3+ daily flights on 21 August. Of all regions, we see that Latin America is very strong, with this region the least affected.


Eastern Airways announces Teesside - Heathrow, but questions of viability given schedule

Eastern Airways announces Teesside – Heathrow, but questions of viability given schedule

Eastern Airways to begin Heathrow, bookable into winter, with hopes of a twice-daily service. We explore the market + also KLM’s offering, with 67% of passengers connecting over Schiphol.

KLM to restart Southampton; will have 44 two-way connections over Amsterdam

KLM to restart Southampton; will have 44 two-way connections over Amsterdam

At its peak, Southampton had two airlines and 234,000 passengers. Then none. KLM is to restart Southampton, so we explore market development, timings, and connectivity over Amsterdam.

End of era for 747 as KLM and Qantas withdraw type on same day

End of era for 747 as KLM and Qantas withdraw type on same day

KLM and Qantas both ended 747 passenger operations on 29 March, having started in the same year. We look their 747 routes and capacity development.