KLM Splits Curacao / St. Maarten Service in W16

KLM in this week’s schedule update has revised operations to the Caribbean for winter season, from 30OCT16 to 25MAR17. Latest changes see the airline discontinue triangle service connecting Curacao and St. Maarten. Planned operation as follow.

Amsterdam – Curacao 7 weekly flights operating as terminator service with 747-400. 3 of 7 weekly flights no longer operating via St. Maarten on outbound
KL735 AMS1000 – 1450CUR 744 D
KL736 CUR1705 – 0705+1AMS 744 D

In addition, extra service as KL737/738 with 747-400 is also scheduled on 24DEC16, 26DEC16, and 06JAN17.

Amsterdam – St. Maarten 3 weekly flights operating as terminator service, while Airbus A330-200 replaces 747-400. This temporary marks the end of Boeing 747 service in St. Maarten as scheduled service (Schedules on/after not yet updated)
KL729 AMS1250 – 1715SXM 332 257
KL730 SXM1905 – 0825+1AMS 332 257

KLM started Boeing 747 service to St. Maarten in October 1990.