KLM S16 Long-Haul Service Changes as of 03FEB16

2nd update at 0900GMT; Originally Posted at 0600GMT 03FEB16

KLM in recent weeks further updated planned summer 2016 long-haul operation, effective 27MAR16. Latest adjustment as of 03FEB1 as follow.

Amsterdam – Astana – Almaty – Amsterdam eff 03MAY16 Previously reported by Airline Route, KLM will operate triangle routing to Kazakhstan with the addition of Astana. Service operates 2 weekly with A330-200, and 2 weekly in opposite direction. Reservation gradually opened on Wednesday (03FEB16) morning
KL405 AMS1510 – 0140+1ALA0305+1 – 0455+1TSE0610+1 – 0815+1AMS 332 37
KL407 AMS1510 – 0050+1TSE0200+1 – 0345+1ALA0510+1 – 0825+1AMS 332 25

Amsterdam – Atlanta 27MAR16 – 09APR16 Boeing 777-300ER replaces -200ER, daily service

Amsterdam – Bogota – Cali – Amsterdam Planned 4th weekly service from 03JUL16 is cancelled. This route continues to be served 3 times a week with 777-200ER

Amsterdam – Cairo Latest operational aircraft change sees Boeing 787 begin operating from 02MAY16 on selected flights
27MAR16 – 01MAY16 772 Day x246 (Day x357 from CAI)
02MAY16 – 05JUL16 772 Day 357/146 789 Day 1/2
06JUL16 – 29OCT16 772 Day 35/46 789 Day 16/27

Amsterdam – Calgary Latest aircraft changes for October 2016:
29MAR16 – 03JUL16 333 Day 235 332 Day x235
04JUL16 – 29OCT16 333 Daily (332 previously scheduled to operate from 02OCT16 to 29OCT16)

Amsterdam – Cape Town Planned service increase remains unchanged
eff 27MAR16 Increase from 5 to 6 weekly
eff 04JUL16 Increase from 6 to 7 weekly

Planned Boeing 787-9 is now scheduled from 05JUL16, replacing 777-200ER:
05JUL16 – 27SEP16 789 Day x13 772 Day 13
28SEP16 – 29OCT16 789 Day 25 772 Day x25

Amsterdam – Dammam – Kuwait City – Amsterdam eff 06JUL16 2 of 3 weekly (Day 35) operates with A330-300 replaces -200

Amsterdam – Hangzhou Operational aircraft change from late-Sep 2016. 787-9 begins operating from 28MAR16
28MAR16 – 21SEP16 789 Day 16/27 772 Day 3/4
24SEP16 – 29OCT16 789 Day 136/247

Amsterdam – Kuala Lumpur eff 23JUN16 Overall service increase from 7 to 10 weekly with new 3 weekly terminator flight
KL811 AMS1300 – 0710+1KUL 772 457
KL812 KUL0845 – 1530AMS 772 156

Amsterdam – Kuwait City – Dammam – Amsterdam eff 10JUL16 Day 7 operates with A330-200, replacing -300

Amsterdam – Osaka Kansai Revised operational aircraft changes, in addition to the new 787-9 operation
27MAR16 – 18JUN16 789 Day 357/146 772 Day x357/x146
19JUN16 – 08JUL16 789 Day 357/146 77W Day 14/25 772 Day 26/37
09JUL16 – 04SEP16 789 Day 357/146 77W Day 146/257 772 Day 2/3
05SEP16 – 01OCT16 789 Day x46/x57 77W Day 46/57
02OCT16 – 29OCT16 789 Day x46/x57 772 Day 46/57

Amsterdam – Quito – Guayaquil – Amsterdam Service operates with a mix of 777-200ER/-300ER, daily

Amsterdam – Rio de Janeiro Revised operational aircraft changes from May 2016
27MAR16 – 05MAY16 789 Day 246 772 Day 57
06MAY16 – 07JUL16 789 Day x137 772 Day 7 (Day 1 from 20JUN16)
08JUL16 – 29JUL16 789 Day 246 772 Day 157
30JUL16 – 23AUG16 6 weekly 777-200ER/-300ER and 787-9
25AUG16 – 03SEP16 789 Day 246 772 Day 15
04SEP16 – 19SEP16 789 Day x13 772 Day 1
20SEP16 – 29OCT16 789 Day x3

Amsterdam – Sao Paulo Revised Boeing 787-9 operational date as follow: 30JUL16 / 02AUG16 / 04AUG16 / 09AUG16 / 11AUG16 / 18AUG16 / 23AUG16 (New addition)

Amsterdam – Tokyo Narita Revised operational aircraft changes for KL861/862, which sees 747-400COMBI and 777-300ER operation only until August 2016
27MAR16 – 26JUN16 77W Day x357/x146 74E Day 357/146
27JUN16 – 03SEP16 77W Day 246/357 74E Day x246/x357
04SEP16 – 07OCT16 77W Day 14/25 772 Day x14/x25
08OCT16 – 29OCT16 77W Day 146/257 772 Day x146/x257

KL863/864 operates with 3 weekly 777-300ER from 19JUN16

Amsterdam – Toronto Latest operational aircraft change sees Boeing 787 begin operating from 04JUL16, instead of 06SEP16
KL691/692
27MAR16 – 03JUL16 772 Daily
04JUL16 – 23SEP16 772 Day x15 789 Day 15
04JUL16 – 25SEP16 772 Day x15 789 Day 15
26SEP16 – 29OCT16 772 Day 7 789 Day x7

KL695/696
27MAR16 – 17JUN16 74E Day 125
20JUN16 – 29OCT16 772 Day x47

Previously reported changes:

Amsterdam – Abu Dhabi – Muscat Muscat service operates via Abu Dhabi, replacing Doha. Overall increase from 4 to 7 weekly. Latest adjustment sees aircraft changes in May and June 2016
KL449 AMS1140 – 2010AUH2110 – 2220MCT 789 D
KL450 MCT2350 – 0055+1AUH0200+1 – 0700+1AMS 789 D

27MAR16 – 30APR16 772 Day 246 (357 AUH to AMS) 789 Day x246 (Day x357 AUH to AMS)
01MAY16 – 26JUN16 772 Day 7 (1 AUH to AMS) 789 Day x7 (Day x1 AUH to AMS)
eff 27JUN16 789 Daily

Amsterdam – Aruba – Bonaire – Amsterdam eff 04JUL16 Day 1 service operates with A330-200, instead of planned -300 (Overall 2 weekly A330-300 and 1 weekly A330-200)

Amsterdam – Bonaire – Aruba – Amsterdam eff 08JUL16 Day 5 service operates with A330-300, instead of -200 (Overall 2 weekly A330-300)

Amsterdam – Chengdu 787-9 replacing 747-400COMBI. 4th weekly service in summer season (Day 2/3) operates from 05JUL16

Amsterdam – Dallas/Ft. Worth Seasonal 5 weekly service cancelled

Amsterdam – Delhi Boeing 787-9 replaces A330-200, daily service

Amsterdam – Doha – Bahrain Bahrain service operates via Doha, instead of Abu Dhabi. Overall frequency revised from 7 to 5 weekly
KL435 AMS1140 – 1905DOH1950 – 2045BAH 332 x26
KL436 BAH2155 – 2255DOH2355 – 0555+1AMS 332 x26

Amsterdam – Dubai eff 08SEP16 Boeing 787-9 replaces 777-200ER on Day 46/57

Amsterdam – Edmonton 4th weekly service in summer scheduled from 02MAY16

Amsterdam – Havana eff 10JUL16 5th weekly service in summer season operates with A330-300, instead of -200 (Overall 5 weekly A330-300)

Amsterdam – Houston Service operates 7 weekly with 747-400COMBI, reduced from 9 weekly

Amsterdam – Kuala Lumpur – Jakarta Service operates with 5 weekly 777-300ER and 2 weekly -200ER

Amsterdam – Lagos Boeing 777-200ER replaces A330-300, daily service

Amsterdam – Lima Daily 777-300ER operation throughout entire Northern summer, replacing 777-200ER/-300ER

Amsterdam – Los Angeles eff 30JUN16 Service increases from 12 to 14 weekly, 747-400/-400COMBI operation

Amsterdam – Mexico City 9 weekly 747-400COMBI service during summer season begins from 27MAR16, instead of 23JUN16. 10th weekly flight will be added from 29JUN16

Amsterdam – Montreal 29MAR16 – 28JUN16 Day 2 service operated by A330-200, replacing planned -300. From 29JUN16, daily service will be operated by -300 once again

Amsterdam – New York JFK Operational aircraft mainly 747-400COMBI and 777-200ER

Amsterdam – Salt Lake City eff 05MAY16 NEW 2 weekly flights with A330-200, 3rd weekly to be added from 04JUL16

Amsterdam – San Francisco eff 04MAY16 Increase from 7 to 9 weekly, new flights operated by 787-9

Amsterdam – Seoul Incheon 2 of 7 weekly service operates with 747-400, replacing -400COMBI

Amsterdam – Shanghai Pu Dong
eff 20JUN16 Summer peak season operates 13 weekly, increase from 12. All flights operated by 747-400/-400COMBI
eff 26SEP16 Service operates with a mix of 747-400/-400COMBI, 777-200ER and 787-9 (2 weekly for 787-9 instead of 3)

Amsterdam – Taipei Taoyuan – Manila Boeing 777-300ER operation increases to 6 weekly (-200ER 1 weekly). 777-300ER operates daily from 01JUL16

Amsterdam – Vancouver Operational aircraft changes
27AMR16 – 30APR16 333 Daily
01MAY16 – 03JUL16 333 Day 37 772 Day x37
04JUL16 – 29OCT16 772 Daily

Amsterdam – Washington Dulles Operational aircraft changes
27MAR16 – 03JUL16 333 Daily
04JUL16 – 29OCT16 772 Day 15 333 Day x15

Amsterdam – Xiamen Planned 787-9 replaces 777-200ER remains unchanged for this 3 weekly flights. However, Day 7/1 operates with 777-200ER from 27MAR16 to 25APR16 on temporary basis