Klm Business Class 787 – 62

I’m Thinking Of Buying KLM Dutch Houses…

I'm not sure if this is actually a great idea, or if I've just spent too much time not traveling, and am now trying to bring the airline experience home. If I were single and had a home, it would probably (objectively) look pretty awful. It would have…

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Cute: KLM Crew’s Emotional Song To Passengers

Airline employees face complete uncertainty about their careers at this point, and at the moment we're seeing many airline employees operate their last flights for the time being, as companies are starting to furlough staff. A Twitter user shares an…

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Klm 747

Oops: KLM’s 11 Hour Flight To Nowhere

Some KLM passengers had a very long flight to nowhere yesterday. KLM flight 685 was supposed to fly from Amsterdam to Mexico City. The flight ended up taking around 11 hours, as usual, though passengers didn't end up in Mexico City. Rather they ended…

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KLM’s New Flagship Crown Lounge Now Fully Open

Earlier this year I reviewed KLM's new Crowne Lounge at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, which is the Dutch carrier's new flagship lounge. The catch is that the airline has been opening the lounge in stages, and while it has been open in some form or another…

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LOVE: KLM’s Brilliant 100th Birthday Ad

Yesterday KLM celebrated their 100th birthday -- they claim to be the oldest airline in the world, so happy birthday to them! They're looking quite good for their age, eh? KLM had a lot of festivities surrounding this milestone, though most exciting…

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KLM Launching Flights To Austin In 2020

Austin's transatlantic expansion just keeps on rolling, and I didn't see this one coming. It has today been announced that KLM will be launching 3x weekly flights between Amsterdam and Austin as of May 4, 2020. The flight will be operated by an Airbus…

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Klm 787

KLM Encourages People To Fly Less, Take Train Instead

Yesterday I wrote about how France plans on introducing a new aviation eco-tax, and how Air France is heavily opposed to it. As I explained yesterday: This is definitely the direction much of the world is headed, so I’d say we should expect a lot…

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Review: KLM Business Class 787 Amsterdam To New York

We boarded through the second set of doors and turned left into the business class cabin. KLM's business class cabin takes up the entire space between the first and second set of doors on the 787-9, and consists of a total of 30 seats. KLM has reverse…

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Review: KLM Crown Lounge Amsterdam Airport

We had a lengthy layover in Amsterdam, as we were arriving from Abu Dhabi at around 6:30AM, and were departing to New York at 1:25PM. I was happy to have some time to get caught up on work between flights, and also to check out KLM's new Crown Lounge…

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Klm Business Class A330 – 20

Review: KLM Business Class A330 Abu Dhabi To Amsterdam

We arrived at Abu Dhabi Airport shortly before midnight, plenty early for our 2AM flight to Amsterdam. KLM departs from Terminal 1 in Abu Dhabi. The check-in process was quick, and within a moment we were issued boarding passes all the way to New York.…

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Is This What Planes Will Look Like In The Future?

Aircraft technology sure has come a long way over the years. Planes are able to fly longer distances more fuel efficiently than ever before, and that's awesome. But fundamentally we haven't actually seen any radical design changes to commercial planes,…

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Klm Royal Dutch – 5

KLM Opens (Paid) Restaurant In Amsterdam Lounge

KLM has recently opened a restaurant in their new flagship lounge in Amsterdam, though if you want to eat there you'll be expected to pay. Interesting... Globally business class lounges are nicely improving. A la carte dining in business class lounges…

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KLM Adding Wifi On 777s & A330s (And Improving Pricing)

I'm a big fan of KLM as an airline, though find that they're a bit behind when it comes to the number of wifi equipped planes they have. This is a feature I greatly value, since it allows me to work efficiently while traveling. The good news is that…

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Klm 787

Impressions Of KLM 787 Business Class

After a great week in Sri Lanka, we returned to the US by flying SriLankan’s A321neo business class from Colombo to Abu Dhabi, KLM’s A330 business class from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam, and KLM’s 787 business class from Amsterdam to New York (this was a…

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Impressions Of KLM A330 Business Class

After a great week in Sri Lanka, we returned to the US by flying SriLankan's A321neo business class from Colombo to Abu Dhabi, KLM's A330 business class from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam, and KLM's 787 business class from Amsterdam to New York (this was a…

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Klm A330

Why I Love KLM

I just wrapped up two longhaul flights on KLM (from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam to New York). Before I share my thoughts on those flights specifically, I wanted to provide a more big-picture impression of why KLM is one of my favorite major airlines out there.…

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Klm Business Class

All KLM Longhaul Aircraft Now Feature Flat Beds

In Europe you have three "powerhouse" airline groups -- Air France-KLM, IAG (the parent company of Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia, etc.), and Lufthansa Group (the parent company of Austrian, Lufthansa, Swiss, etc.). Virtually all IAG and Lufthansa…

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Klm A330 Business Class

BOOKED: KLM Business Class, JAL Business Class, And More!

Since I'm "grounded" this week, I'm taking some time to plan my travel for 2019, and wanted to share the details of a trip I just finalized, which I can't wait for! We actually planned this trip many months ago, so it's the flights that were recently…

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KLM Launching Flights To Las Vegas

KLM has just announced that they'll begin operating nonstop flights between Amsterdam and Las Vegas as of summer 2019. The route will launch on June 6 with 2x weekly flights (on Sundays and Thursdays), and as of July 2 the flight will be operated 3x…

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KLM Is Commencing Flights To Boston In 2019

KLM already operates a fairly comprehensive network to the USA, with direct flights from Amsterdam to the following cities: Now you may notice something unique about that particular combination of cities - there are quite a few Delta hubs in the list.…

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Video: KLM Honors An 83 Year Old Airline Ticket!

I love a feel-good airline marketing story, and KLM has just come up with an awesome one. I'll let them describe it themselves: "Arnold Neuhaus recently turned 90. His great-grandson, Jagger, teamed up with KLM to surprise Arnold with the flight of a…

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