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KLM Boeing 777 Crashes Into Jet Bridge During Pushback!

KLM Boeing 777 Crashes Into Jet Bridge During Pushback!

A brand new KLM Boeing 777-300ER was being pushed back from its gate at Amsterdam’s Schiphol, before the overwing jet bridge was clear! When looking at incidents or accidents, we typically write a bit about the history of the aircraft in question. In the case of KLM’s...
Deceased Stowaway Found Onboard KLM Aircraft

Deceased Stowaway Found Onboard KLM Aircraft

Authorities found the remains of a deceased stowaway, on a Royal Dutch Airlines aircraft that arrived in the Netherlands, from Nigeria. Unfortunately this is a recurring incident. Airline staff made the discovery on Monday. The aircraft had departed on Saturday...
Embraer E195-E2 – KLM Gets Its First!

Embraer E195-E2 – KLM Gets Its First!

KLM Cityhopper just took delivery of their first Embraer E195-E2. The new jets are bigger, much quieter and decidedly more efficient! As its name suggests, KLM Cityhopper is the airline’s wholly-owned regional subsidiary. They work as a feeder for the airline, who...
Synthetic Kerosene – KLM Makes First Commercial Flight

Synthetic Kerosene – KLM Makes First Commercial Flight

Last week KLM announced that they performed the world’s first commercial flight using synthetic kerosene. The flight actually happened earlier. KLM flew a Boeing 737-800 from Amsterdam to Madrid in January, that included synthetic kerosene. Specifically, the aircraft...
KLM Stops All Flights with Layovers from Friday!

KLM Stops All Flights with Layovers from Friday!

Dutch flag carrier KLM announces that from Friday it stops all intercontinental flights, plus flights with layovers within Europe. The move comes as The Netherlands tightens its pandemic-related restrictions. The country is also banning arriving flights from countries...