Articles Tagged ‘KLM’

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.

Amsterdam – Ho Chi Minh City "Unserved Route of the Week": 1.2m searches powered by Kiwi.com

Amsterdam – Ho Chi Minh City “Unserved Route of the Week”: 1.2m searches powered by Kiwi.com

With large search volume, big existing local market (plus many connections), good growth, and above-average fare, Amsterdam – Ho Chi Minh City makes sense.

KLM serves 16 UK airports; ~2.2 million passengers connect via Amsterdam

KLM serves 16 UK airports; ~2.2 million passengers connect via Amsterdam

KLM serves 16 UK airports with 67 daily flights. 2.2m connect, especially to Western Europe. Germany is the top country, but London – Lagos and London – Accra are top city-pairs.


Arch of triumph: Clark vs Edinburgh

Arch of triumph: Clark vs Edinburgh

It was a head-to-head this time round with Clark International up against Edinburgh Airport. Although the KLM service wasn’t *technically* a new route, as a nice 100th birthday present for the airline we made an exception…

Africa World Airlines partners with Brussels Airlines

Africa World Airlines partners with Brussels Airlines

In this week’s network planning community newsletter: Africa World Airlines announces a codeshare with Brussels Airlines; Air Transat brings A321LR to Gatwick; KLM celebrates 100 years; Uzbekistan Airways connects Munich with Tashkent; Birmingham Airport adds Austrian Airlines; Melbourne Airport announces new Asiana and Jetstar routes; Air Astana launches A321LR operations to Moscow; Cabo Verde Airlines announces […]

Music to the ears: KLM to start Austin

Music to the ears: KLM to start Austin

KLM is to start a three-weekly Austin service from S20. Presently, Austin has three non-stop services to Europe, with 387,000 non-stop seats available. Based on KLM’s timings, it’s estimated that 32 online destinations will be reachable over Amsterdam. These 32, plus Amsterdam, saw 205,000 passengers from Austin in 2018, up 51,000 over 2014.


Salvador stuns with spectacular night-time arch

Salvador stuns with spectacular night-time arch

We have a total of four fantastic entries in this week’s Arch of Triumph; three from Europe and one from South America.

KLM turns 100

KLM turns 100

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, KLM turns 100, Finavia celebrates the launch of two new connections, Salvador Bahia sees services to Sao Paulo and Aracaju, S7 Airlines welcomes its 100th aircraft, Norwegian suspends Las Vegas route, and Carlisle Airport opens for business.

New airline routes launched (04 June – 10 June 2019)

New airline routes launched (04 June – 10 June 2019)

In this week’s edition, a total of 29 new routes were launched by some 21 airlines, including KLM’s new nonstop service between Amsterdam and Las Vegas- the first direct connection between Holland and the US state of Nevada.