Articles Tagged ‘KLM’

KLM still growing at Amsterdam; UK and Norwegian markets important; three new routes in 2008

Article Thumbnail: Base AnalysisKLM flies non-stop to 119 destinations in 58 countries from Amsterdam. How significant are its UK and Norwegian services and which country market has most ASKs? And which three new routes were added by KLM in 2008. And which significant short-haul route is it axing?

AEA airlines: Alitalia’s traffic and load factor both down as KLM maintains load factor lead

AEA airlines: Alitalia’s traffic and load factor both down as KLM maintains load factor supremacyConfidence in Alitalia seems to be dwindling as load factors and passenger numbers are both down in recent months. Among AEA’s major airlines it now has the worst load factor. Which airline is trying to topple KLM from its perch as best filler of seats and which flag carriers are growing fastest?

VLM’s takeover by Air France/KLM creates dominant force at London’s City airport

VLM’s takeover by Air France/KLM creates dominant force at London’s City airportAir France has made a bold move to grab the initiative at London City airport by acquiring Dutch-owned, Belgian-based VLM. With a fleet of mostly Fokker 50s the business focused airline has been profitable for the last nine years and operates a number of short-haul, high-frequency routes. We take a detailed look at the airline’s operations.