KLM W18 Long-haul changes as of 09MAY18

KLM in recent weeks filed further adjustment to its Northern winter 2018/19 long-haul operation, effective from 28OCT18. As of 09MAY18, planned changes include the following.

Amsterdam – Accra eff 28OCT18 Restoration of planned 4th weekly 777-300ER service (Previous plan: 3 weekly 777-300ER and 4 weekly -200ER)
Amsterdam – Atlanta eff 31OCT18 KL623/624 787-9 replaces 777-200ER on following
31OCT18 – 05JAN19 Day 36 (No new adjustment)
eff 08JAN19 Day 236

Amsterdam – Cape Town eff 11JAN19 777-300ER service increases from 4 to 5 weekly, -200ER reduced from 3 to 2 weekly (Previous plan: eff 28OCT18)
Amsterdam – Delhi eff 28OCT18 777-200ER service once again scheduled in W18, replacing -300ER on following (based on AMS departure)
28OCT18 – 07JAN19 Day 2
eff 08JAN19 Day 26

Amsterdam – Edmonton 08JAN19 – 02MAR19 Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly, A330-200 operating
Amsterdam – Johannesburg Revised operation for 777-200ER/-300ER
28OCT18 – 05JAN19 777-300ER operates 2 of 7 weekly (Previous plan: -300ER operating 3 weekly)
eff 06JAN19 777-200ER operates 7 weekly (Previous plan: -300ER operating 3 of 7 weekly)

Amsterdam – Kilimanjaro – Dar es Salaam – Amsterdam eff 07JAN19 KL569 operated by A330-300, replacing 777-200ER
Amsterdam – Lagos eff 08MAR19 Day 6 operated by A330-200, replacing -300
Amsterdam – Mumbai eff 28OCT18 Increase from 3 to 4 weekly, 787-9 operating
Amsterdam – Panama City eff 28OCT18 777-300ER operates Day 36, replacing -200ER (Previous plan: -200ER operates daily)
Amsterdam – San Jose Costa Rica eff 20DEC18 Subject to Government Approval, increase from 3 to 4 weekly. 787-9 operating
Amsterdam – Singapore – Denpasar eff 08JAN19 777-200ER replaces -300ER on Day 2 (AMS departure). Planned Day 5 by -200ER from 25JAN19 is cancelled
Amsterdam – Vancouver Revised operational aircraft changes for 4 weekly service in 1Q19
28OCT18 – 05JAN19 333 Day x257 (No adjustment)
06JAN19 – 06MAR19 332 Day x257 (Previous plan: 2 weekly each 332/333)
eff 07MAR19 333 Day 46 332 Day 13 (Previous plan: 333 on Day 36, 332 on Day 14)

Amsterdam – Washington Dulles eff 28OCT18 787-9 service increases from 2 to 3 weekly, A330-300 reduces from 5 to 4 weekly. Planned A330-200 operating on 2 of 7 weekly flights from 08JAN19 is removed

Previously reported changes:
Amsterdam – Abu Dhabi eff 30OCT18 2 of 5 weekly operated by A330-300, instead of previously filed -200 (Identical to W17)
Amsterdam – Bangkok eff 17JAN19 777-200ER replaces -300ER on Day 4 from AMS, Day 5 from BKK (Previous plan: 777-200ER Day 6 from AMS, Day 7 from BKK from 12JAN19)
Amsterdam – Bogota – Cartagena – Amsterdam 05DEC18 – 27FEB19 Increase from 4 to 5 weekly, 787-9 operating
Amsterdam – Buenos Aires Ezeiza – Santiago de Chile eff 28OCT18 Increase from 6 to 7 weekly, 777-300ER operating
Amsterdam – Colombo eff 29OCT18 Service reduces from 3 to 2 weekly, 787-9 operating
Amsterdam – Curacao eff 28OCT18 747-400 continues to operate daily KL735/736 service, replacing previously planned 777-300ER. 8th weekly terminator service by A330-200 will be added (Overall to Curacao is 11 weekly)
Amsterdam – Dammam – Muscat eff 28OCT18 5 weekly service operated by A330-200 only, instead of mix of -200/-300
Amsterdam – Dubai eff 28OCT18 777-200ER continues to operate daily (Previous plan: 3 of 7 weekly operated by 787-9)
Amsterdam – Havana
eff 28OCT18 Service continues to operate 5 weekly, instead of 7
28OCT18 – 03JAN19 2 of 5 weekly operated by A330-300, instead of -200

Amsterdam – Kuala Lumpur eff 28OCT18 777-200ER service increases from 2 to 4 weekly, -300ER reduces from 5 to 3 weekly
Amsterdam – Lima eff 07JAN19 1 of 7 weekly (Day 1) operated by 777-200ER, replacing -300ER (Previous plan: 777-200ER operates on Day 4)
Amsterdam – Nairobi 08JAN19 – 26JAN19 2 of 7 weekly (Day 26) operated by 747-400COMBI, replacing -400PAX
Amsterdam – Osaka Kansai Service operates 7 weekly in winter season, instead of 6: 28OCT18 – 19DEC18, 07FEB19 – 26MAR19
Amsterdam – Rio de Janeiro Galeao eff 28OCT18 1 daily service operated by 787-9, instead of 5 weekly 787-9 and 2 weekly 777-200ER
Amsterdam – St. Maarten – Curacao – Amsterdam eff 28OCT18 Restoration of 3rd weekly flight, A330-200. This replaces previous plan of Amsterdam – St. Maarten terminator service
Amsterdam – Sao Paulo Guarulhos eff 28OCT18 777-300ER increases from 4 to 5 weekly, -200ER reduces from 3 to 2 weekly
Amsterdam – Tehran Imam Khomeini eff 28OCT18 777-200ER continues to operate 3 weekly, reduced from previously planned 4 weekly
Amsterdam – Toronto eff 28OCT18 7 weekly, operated by 747-400PAX/-400COMBI, instead of 747-400PAX/-400COMBI/777-200ER


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