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Transporting Vaccines By Air Has Already Begun!

Transporting Vaccines By Air Has Already Begun!

While widespread distribution is still some time away, air carriers are already transporting vaccines. At least two airlines have already done it, with many more gearing up and testing their operations for the task. Several pharmaceutical companies have already...
KLM 747-400 Hit By Other KLM’s Wingtip

KLM 747-400 Hit By Other KLM’s Wingtip

In an incident at Amsterdam Schiphol, a now retired KLM 747-400 came into contact with another aircraft. The precise circumstances of the incident are unknown. 2020 has not been kind to many things, in aviation and beyond. It certainly hasn’t been good for KLM’s or...
Bailout Resolved: KLM Pilots Agree Wage Freeze

Bailout Resolved: KLM Pilots Agree Wage Freeze

KLM’s pilots union agreed to extend their wage freeze to 2025. This finally secured the airline’s much needed government bailout. This will come as a relief to management, who had previously stated that the airline would not survive without it. Unions for ground and...
KLM Bailout At Risk Due to Rejected Wage Freeze

KLM Bailout At Risk Due to Rejected Wage Freeze

On Saturday the Netherlands government decided to freeze a planned bailout worth € 3.4 billion, as KLM pilots refuse a wage freeze until 2025. The pilots have already agreed a freeze to 2022 for previous bailouts. On Friday, KLM had called on its unions to agree to...
KLM Cityhopper Goes Virtual With Pilot Training

KLM Cityhopper Goes Virtual With Pilot Training

KLM is developing a Virtual Reality (VR) training tool for pilots taking type-rating courses. The project begins with Cityhopper’s Embraer 175 and 190 aircraft. The plan is to improve resources, make flexible use of time and facilitate remote training. “Do you REALLY...