KLM W13 Long-Haul Operation Changes as of 19AUG13

As per 19AUG13 GDS timetable/inventory display, latest changes to KLM’s Winter 2013/14 long-haul operation, from 27OCT13, as follow. Further changes remain possible.

Amsterdam – Abu Dhabi – Bahrain Airbus A330-200 operates daily for entire Winter 2013/14 season (Planned 2 weekly A330-300 service cancelled)
Amsterdam – Accra 10DEC13 – 06JAN14 Airbus A330-200 replaces -300 on Day 2 (Note in last report in June 2013, it was stated as A330-300 replaces -200 on Day 2 as error)
Amsterdam – Doha – Muscat Service increases from 5 to 6 weekly, new flight operates on Day 6
KL441 AMS1030 – 1845DOH1945 – 2205MCT 332 x2
KL442 MCT2320 – 2355DOH0055+1 – 0555+1AMS 332 x2

Amsterdam – Hangzhou Service reduces from 3 to 2 weekly in Winter 2013/14 season
KL881 AMS1410 – 0730+1HGH 772 36
KL882 HGH1305 – 1805AMS 772 47

Amsterdam – Washington Dulles 19NOV13 – 07DEC13 3 of 7 weekly (Day 256) service operated by Airbus A330-300, replaces -200

Previously reported changes:
Amsterdam – Almaty Service to operate 4 weekly in Winter 2013, increased from 3 weekly in W12
Amsterdam – Aruba – Bonaire – Amsterdam
eff 10DEC13 KL765 2 weekly service operated by Airbus A330-300, replaces -200 (Previous plan 3 weekly)
eff 17JAN14 KL767 1 weekly service operated by Airbus A330-300, replaces -200
KL765 AMS1200 – 1725AUA1840 – 1930BON2040 – 1050+1AMS 333 26
KL767 AMS1200 – 1725AUA1840 – 1930BON2040 – 1050+1AMS 333 5

Amsterdam – Bangkok From 28OCT13 to 03DEC13, overall service increases from 7 to 8 weekly, and further expands to 10 weekly from 04DEC13. Operational day for KL877/878 as follow
28OCT13 – 03DEC13 772 Day 1 (Day 2 from BKK)
09DEC13 – 31JAN14 772 Day 135 (Day 246 from BKK)
01FEB14 – 28MAR14 772 Day 1 74E Day 35

KL877 AMS1435 – 0710+1BKK EQV 135
KL875 AMS1725 – 1000+1BKK 77W x145
KL875 AMS1725 – 1000+1BKK 772 145

KL878 BKK0925 – 1530AMS EQV 246
KL876 BKK1220 – 1825AMS 77W x256
KL876 BKK1220 – 1825AMS 772 256

KL875/876 Boeing 777-300ER (77W) operational days may vary

Amsterdam – Buenos Aires Boeing 777-300ER replaces -200ER, 3 weekly service
Amsterdam – Calgary Service to operate 6 weekly in Winter 2013, increased from 5 weekly in W12. A330-200 operating
Amsterdam – Havana Service increases from 3 to 4 weekly
KL723 AMS1045 – 1635HAV 332 x257
KL724 HAV1830 – 0900+1AMS 332 x257

Amsterdam – Hong Kong Operational schedule and flight number changes. Night-time departure moving to afternoon hours in both direction.
KL887 AMS1740 – 1150+1HKG 74E D
KL888 HKG1335 – 1905AMS 74E D

Amsterdam – Johannesburg 08DEC13 – 12FEB14 Boeing 777-300ER replaces -200ER on Day 37
Amsterdam – Lagos 15DEC13 – 05JAN14 A330-200 replaces -300 on Day 7
Amsterdam – Los Angeles 04MAR14 – 29MAR14 Boeing 747-400PAX replaces -400COMBI on Day 256 (Day 5 with 747PAX from 11MAR14)
Amsterdam – Mexico City 12DEC13 – 01FEB14 Service increases from 7 to 9 weekly
KL687 AMS1230 – 1715MEX 74E 46
KL685 AMS1435 – 1925MEX 74E D

KL688 MEX1915 – 1235+1AMS 74E 46
KL686 MEX2150 – 1510+1AMS 74E D

Amsterdam – Quito – Guayaquil – Amsterdam Service increases from 6 weekly to daily, 777-200ER operating
Amsterdam – San Francisco eff 12JAN14 Service reduces from daily to 6 weekly. MD11 and A330-200 operates this route
27OCT13 – 11JAN14 Daily service M11 Day 146 332 Day x146
12JAN14 – 27FEB14 5 weekly service M11 Day 46 332 Day 257
28FEB14 – 29MAR14 6 weekly service M11 Day 146 332 Day 257

Amsterdam – Seoul Incheon Operational schedule and flight number changes. Amsterdam departure moves from afternoon to late-evening, Seoul departure moves to midnight hours
KL855 AMS2120 – 1540+1ICN 74E D
KL856 ICN0055 – 0445AMS 74E D

Amsterdam – Taipei Taoyuan – Manila Operational day changes for Boeing 777-300ER aircraft (AMS departure listed below)
27OCT13 – 31JAN14 Day 135
01FEB14 – 29MAR14 Day 136

Amsterdam – Tokyo Narita
KL861/862 operational aircraft changes (AMS departure listed below)
27OCT13 – 06DEC13 744 Day 16 74E Day x156 772 Day 5
07DEC13 – 29MAR14 744 Day 16 74E Day x16

KL863/864 operates following frequencies in W13 (AMS departure)
27OCT13 – 05DEC13 772 Day 14
06DEC13 – 02MAR14 No operation
03MAR14 – 29MAR14 74E Day 1