TITLE

KLM revamps business-class cabin

AUTHOR(S)
Noakes, Gary
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;4/12/2004, Issue 2609, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of KLM to pursue upgrade for its business-class cabins. Application of the upgrade on its fleet of six Airbus A330s by 2005; Rejection of the idea of using the flat bed concept; Decision to concentrate on lowering fares; Offer of the "World Business Class" cabin of special seats equipped with reading lights, privacy hoods and laptop power points.
ACCESSION #
13040588

 

Related Articles

  • KLM sets out survival strategy.  // Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;8/18/2003, Issue 1681, p22 

    KLM has set an end-of-year deadline to align with a European partner as part of its survival plan. The Dutch carrier has acknowledged it needs to be grouped with one of the big European airlines on competitive grounds. Observers believe a tie-up with either BA or Lufthansa would sound the death...

  • KLM pooling, revamping 3 DB plans. Payne, Beatrix // Pensions & Investments;5/29/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p3 

    Reports on KLM Royal Dutch Airlines' revamped of its domestic retirement plans. Combining the investment portfolios of its Dutch pension schemes; Transferring of direct property holdings to an investment fund jointly managed with Stichting Pensioenfonds Hoogovens; Adopting index strategies for...

  • Europe report.  // Air Transport World;Jul93, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p14 

    Presents several developments on the airline industry in Europe. Restructuring of Olympic Airways by the Greek government; Development of a shorter version of A320, the A319 by Airbus Industrie; Income of British Airways; Losses by KLM; Delivery of Dornier first 328 to Horizon Air delayed; More.

  • KLM eyes Airbus. Fiorino, Frances // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/8/1999, Vol. 150 Issue 10, p19 

    Reports that KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has concluded that the proposed Airbus A3XX transport is a good `hub-to hub' aircraft. Preference of KLM passengers for high-frequency, point-point routes; Number of airplanes operated by KLM.

  • Northwest-KLM Add Capacity. Boyd, John D. // Traffic World;10/23/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 43, p29 

    The article reports that Northwest Airlines Inc. and partner KLM are planning to add more trans-Atlantic widebody as well as narrow-body passenger flights. The plan will create more capacity for belly freight and additional air cargo destinations. The two airlines have a joint venture agreement...

  • KLM to reward its loyal agents. Coulter, Adam; Fox, Linda; Noakes, Gary // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;2/9/2004, Issue 2600, p14 

    Reports on the plan of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines to reward its travel agents in Great Britain. Aim of the company to increase market share; Total number of agents; Commitment of the airline to the travel trade.

  • Air France KLM.  // AirGuide Online.com;6/15/2009, p3 

    The article reports that KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has asked its under-employed pilots to take on other duties in order to save money. KLM has offered the voluntary scheme to around 2,000 pilots who would normally fly from Amsterdam Schiphol airport. Possible jobs include baggage recovery agents...

  • America West, European airlines report small year-end profits.  // Traffic World;2/20/95, Vol. 241 Issue 8, p38 

    Reports on the financial performance of America West Airlines Inc. for the period ended December 31, 1994. Net earnings; Net profit; Operating revenue; Operating income; Growth of the aviation industry in Europe; KLM Royal Dutch Airlines' net profit in 1994.

  • Frans 2003 reviewed as Air France talks with KLM. Colomer, Nora // Asset Securitization Report;10/13/2003, Vol. 3 Issue 39, p21 

    Reports on the review of the equipment enhanced trust certificates transactions following talks between Air France and KLM Airlines. Financial rating of the possible merger; Nature of enhanced trust certificates transactions; Determination of the base value.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics