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Boeing 747-400 Miami Take-off in Heavy Rain – Cockpit View

  Full startup and heavy rain departure from Miami Intl. Airport (MIA/KMIA) Miami, Florida. Viewed from the flightdeck of a KLM Martinair Cargo Boeing 747-400ERF heading back to Amsterdam. Video show the full startup and pushback, taxi out and take-off from runway 09 with ATC and interphone recordings. Timelapse: https://youtu.be/VQdu8iyaWDU Recorded with: Sony Handycam, GoPro… Read More ›

2018 summer schedule – a 4.1% increase in capacity

+4.1% increase in capacity compared to the previous summer season *; A record: 78 new services** on the long, medium and short-haul networks; 314 destinations in 116 countries served by the Air France-KLM group in 2018; Consolidated partnerships on all continents and an enlarged network. For the 2018 summer season (from 25 March to 27… Read More ›

ExecuJet St Maarten returns to operations post-Irma

ExecuJet, part of the Luxaviation Group, has announced that its FBO in St Maarten, which along with the rest of the island was extensively affected by Hurricane Irma, is back to operational capability following the handling of a transient business jet. The Falcon 8X aircraft took off from ExecuJet’s St Maarten facility in the Caribbean… Read More ›

KLM welcomes latest Boeing 777-300 at Schiphol

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today welcomed its 13th Boeing 777-300 at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The new arrival is named Darien National Park. KLM’s Boeing 777 fleet now consists of 28 aircraft, 13 of which are type 300s. In June 2016, KLM welcomed its 12th Boeing 777-300, named Gunung Mulu National Park. KLM’s next Boeing 777-300, the… Read More ›

Transavia offers five additional destinations from Rotterdam The Hague Airport

A total of eighteen new routes this summer. As of today, Transavia is offering five extra routes from Rotterdam The Hague Airport. Passengers can now also book tickets to Venice, Pisa, Valencia, Pula and Bergerac from Rotterdam The Hague Airport. This brings the total number of destinations that the airline flies from Rotterdam The Hague… Read More ›

Ballast Nedam and ULC Groep redesign KLM Crown Lounge at Schiphol

Today, Royal Schiphol Group and KLM awarded the contract for the redesign and extension of the international KLM Crown Lounge to Ballast Nedam and ULC Groep. The work will include adding a new floor to the lounge, building an outdoor terrace and a new interior design. When work is completed, the lounge will approximately have… Read More ›

KLM offers self-service access to Schengen Lounge 25 at Schiphol

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has introduced self-service kiosks at the entrance to Schengen Lounge 25 at Schiphol Airport. The service will give authorised passengers quicker access to the lounge. By scanning their own boarding passes, the passengers will be able to enter the lounge quickly and easily, even at the busiest times. KLM transported more… Read More ›

KLM brings panda Fu Hu to China.

Last week KLM Royal Dutch Airlines transported the two-year-old panda Fu Hu to Chengdu in China, aboard a Boeing 747 Combi. After a comfortable flight, the panda was brought to the panda park Bifengxia in Ya’An. Fu Hu spent some time in the animal hotel at Schiphol, where he received professional attention to prepare him… Read More ›

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