KLM NEWS


The Dutch government approves a 3.4 billion euros  bailout for KLM
2020/06/26 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

The Dutch government on Friday approved a 3.4-billion-euro ($3.8-billion) bailout to prop up KLM through the coronavirus pandemic.The aid package comes after Paris pl...


Henri de Peyrelongue appointed Executive Vice President, Commercial Sales Air France-KLM and Pieter Bootsma appointed Chief Revenue Officer Air France-KLM
2020/06/19 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Henri de Peyrelongue is appointed Executive Vice President, Commercial Sales Air France-KLM, as of July 1, 2020. He will lead the current organization&n...


Air France to cut 40% of domestic flights after bailout
2020/05/28 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Air France-KLM will slash 40 percent of its French domestic flights by next year in exchange for receiving seven billion euros ($7.7 billion) in emergency coronavirus...


How Air France manages its grounded fleet before recovery time
2020/05/07 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

If airlines are at the forefront of the pandemic crisis, airline MROs must also adapt to this unprecedented situation in which the majority of the world fleet is groun...


Coronavirus provokes steep losses at Air France-KLM
2020/05/07 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Air France-KLM Thursday posted sharply higher first-quarter losses as the coronavirus pandemic trampled on global travel.The airline group said it had suffered a net ...


Dutch readying 2-4bn aid package for KLM: minister
2020/04/26 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The Dutch government plans to prop up KLM during the coronavirus crisis with an aid package worth between two to four billion euros, the finance minister said Friday,...


Air France-KLM sees more than 90% of planes grounded
2020/04/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Air France-KLM passenger numbers plunged nearly 57 percent in March and it expects more than 90 percent of its planes to be grounded this month and in May due to the ...


2020/03/10 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Air-France KLM warned Tuesday the coronavirus outbreak will hit its business harder in coming months after February passenger numbers fell 0.5 percent overall as flig...


AMES expands its Dubai facility
2020/02/27 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

On the eve of the opening of MRO Middle East exhibition, Aerostructures Middle East Services (AMES) inaugurated the extension of its Dubai facility at Jebel Ali on Feb...


2020/02/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

French-Dutch airline Air France-KLM said Thursday the coronavirus has blown a large hole in 2020 earnings to date while separately unveiling lower profits for 2019."A...