KLM S13 Long-Haul Operation Changes as of 05DEC12

As per 05DEC12 GDS timetable and inventory display, latest changes to KLM’s Summer 2013 long-haul operation, effective 31MAR13, as follows. Additional changes remain possible:

Amsterdam – Calgary A330-300 operation extended to 12-week period, instead of 4 (02JUL13 – 03AUG13)
04JUN13 – 31AUG13 333 Day x14 332 Day 14

Amsterdam – Havana eff 05MAY13 Airbus A330-200 replaces MD11, 3 weekly service (Previously to begin from 01APR13)
Amsterdam – Lagos 04JUN13 – 30JUN13 A330-200 operates Day x14, replaces -300 (Previous plan: 2 weekly A330-200 from 05AUG13 to 28AUG13)
Amsterdam – Panama City Boeing 777-200ER/-300ER continues to operate in S13, replacing MD11. Operational days revised
31MAR13 – 06JUN13 77W Day 35 772 Day x35
07JUN13 – 26OCT13 77W Day 57 772 Day x57

Amsterdam – San Francisco 15OCT13 – 26OCT13 Boeing 777-200ER replaces 747-400 on Day 246
Amsterdam – Singapore – Denpasar 777-300ER operates 5 weekly, remaining days by -200ER
Amsterdam – Taipei – Manila Boeing 777-300ER continues to operate in Summer 2013 season (TPE/MNL departs on the following day on mentioned days below)
31MAR13 – 01JUN13 77W Day 16 772 Day x16
02JUN13 – 26OCT13 77W Day 146 772 Day x146

Amsterdam – Tokyo Narita Service increases from 10 to 11 weekly (KL863/864 operates 4 weekly instead of 3; NRT departs on the following day on mentioned days below)
KL861/862
31MAR13 – 14JUL13 744 Day 16 74E Day x16
15JUL13 – 31AUG13 744 Day 136 74E Day x136 (Previous plan: 3 weekly 744 from 02JUL13)
01SEP13 – 26OCT13 744 Day 16 74E Day x16

KL863/864
31MAR13 – 05SEP13 74E Day 1 772 Day 456
06SEP13 – 26OCT13 74E Day 1 77W Day 56 772 Day 4 (Previously the airline shelved planned 777-300ER service in S13)

Amsterdam – Washington Dulles Planned operational aircraft revised for KL651/652
31MAR13 – 30JUN13 333 Day x14 332 Day 14
01JUL13 – 31AUG13 332 Daily
01SEP13 – 26OCT13 333 Day x14 332 Day 14 (Previously planned daily A330-200 during this period)

KL653/654 2 weekly A330-200 service from 30JUN13 to 01SEP13 remains unchanged

Previously reported changes:
Amsterdam – Atlanta Airbus A330-300 operates daily, replaces MD11 in S12
Amsterdam – Bangkok Service operates 6 weekly 777-300ER and 1 weekly -200ER
Amsterdam – Buenos Aires Planned 4th weekly service is cancelled
Amsterdam – Cairo Summer 2013 season operates 5 times a week with Boeing 777-200ER (4 weekly in S12)
Amsterdam – Cape Town eff 01MAY13 Northern Summer season operates 4 weekly with 777-200ER, reduced from 5 weekly in NW12
Amsterdam – Curacao – Bonaire – Amsterdam 08JUL13 – 19AUG13 KL761 service increases from 1 to 2 weekly. A330-200 continues operation in S13 (Overall service to Curacao is 9 weekly, Bonaire daily)
KL761 AMS1225 – 1630CUR1755 – 1835BON1945 – 1100+1AMS 332 17

Amsterdam – Dallas Summer seasonal 5 weekly service begins from 17MAY13, instead of 30APR13
Amsterdam – Delhi eff 06MAY13 Airbus A330-200 replaces MD11, daily service
Amsterdam – Dubai Boeing 777-200ER operates daily, replaces 747-400/A330 in S12
Amsterdam – Fukuoka eff 03APR13 NEW 3 weekly 777-200ER service
Amsterdam – Kilimanjaro – Dar es Salaam – Amsterdam 02JUN13 – 14SEP13 Boeing 777-200ER replaces A330-200
Amsterdam – Lima Boeing 777-300ER continues to operate on Day 146 in S13 (Day x146 with -200ER)
Amsterdam – Los Angeles Overall service during peak season will increase from 10 to 11 weekly. KL603/604 operates following frequencies:
06JUN13 – 29JUN13 3 weekly (Day 467) MD11
30JUN13 – 31AUG13 4 weekly (Day x135) 747-400COMBI
01SEP13 – 29SEP13 3 weekly (Day 467) MD11

KL601/602 operates with 747-400COMBI (74E) on Day x357 from 31MAR13 to 29JUN13

Amsterdam – Osaka Kansai Capacity increase with Boeing 777-300ER operates up to 6 weekly flights (KIX departs on the following day on mentioned days below)
31MAR13 – 24MAY13 772 Day 37 77W Day x37
eff 25MAY13 772 Day 3 77W Day x3

Amsterdam – Quito – Guayaquil – Amsterdam
eff 31MAR13 Service increases from 4 to 5 weekly (Day x16), 777-200ER operating
eff 02JUN13 777-300ER replaces -200ER on Day 47 (-200ER operates on Day 235)

Amsterdam – Rio de Janeiro Service increases from 4 to 5 weekly
Amsterdam – Toronto Operational aircraft changes on KL695/696 (KL691/692 daily A330-200)
31MAR13 – 29JUN13 332 Day 157 74E Day x157
30JUN13 – 07SEP13 M11 Day 157 74E Day x157
eff 08SEP13 332 Day 157 (Day 15 by MD11 till 13SEP13) 74E Day x157