KLM S19 Long-Haul changes as of 21SEP18: Las Vegas launch in June 2019

KLM in recent weeks filed additional changes to its summer 2019 long-haul operation, including new scheduled service to Las Vegas, announced last week. Latest update to its long-haul service, as of 21SEP18, as follows.

Amsterdam – Bogota – Cartagena – Amsterdam eff 03JUL19 Planned 5th weekly for Northern summer 2019 season scheduled to commence on from this date, instead of 31MAR19
Amsterdam – Dubai eff 03JUL19 787-9 operate 1 of 7 weekly flights (Day 3 from AMS, Day 4 from DXB)
Amsterdam – Freetown – Monrovia – Amsterdam eff 31MAR19 Reservation for 3 weekly flights closed on/after this date, currently served by A330-200
Amsterdam – Las Vegas eff 06JUN19 New 2 weekly 787-9 service (Day 47), increasing to 3 weekly from 02JUL19
KL635 AMS1230 – 1415LAS 789 247
KL636 LAS1605 – 1105+1AMS 789 247

Amsterdam – Los Angeles eff 31MAR19 KL603/604 2 of 7 weekly operated by 787-9 for entire summer season, replacing 777-200ER, instead of frequency variations (KL601/602 remains 3 weekly 777-200ER and 4 weekly 747-400COMBI)
Amsterdam – Rio de Janeiro Galeao 31MAR19 – 28SEP19 787-9 operates daily. 777-200ER operates 3 of 7 weekly from 29SEP19 (Previously 777-200ER scheduled to operate 2 of 7 weekly from 31MAR19 to 04MAY19)
Amsterdam – St. Maarten – Curacao – Amsterdam Frequency revision
31MAR19 – 03JUL19 2 weekly A330-200 (Previous plan: 4 weekly until 02JUN19)
eff 05JUL19 3 weekly A330-200 (Previous plan: eff 30JUN19)

Amsterdam – Washington Dulles
03APR19 – 26JUN19  787-9 service revised to 1 weekly during this period only (Previous plan: 2 weekly during May 2019)

Previously reported changes:
Amsterdam – Abu Dhabi eff 01JUN19 5 weekly service operated by A330-200, instead of A330-200/-300 mix
Amsterdam – Accra 09MAY19 – 27MAY19 777-300ER service reduces from 3 to 2 weekly (-200ER increases from 4 to 5)
Amsterdam – Boston eff 31MAR19 3 weekly A330-300 (4 weekly from 01JUL19), service resumption since June 1994
Amsterdam – Calgary A330-300 operates 1 daily for entire summer
Amsterdam – Chicago O’Hare 747-400COMBI/787-9 operating, replacing 747-400COMBI/777-200ER. 787-9 operates on following days:
02APR19 – 14JUL19 Day 246
eff 15JUL19 Day x246

Amsterdam – Fortaleza eff 02APR19 Increase from 3 to 4 weekly, A330-200 operating (except 29MAY19 – 01JUL19)
Amsterdam – Hong Kong
eff 31MAR19 777-200ER service increases from 3 to 4 weekly, 747-400COMBI reduced from 4 to 3 weekly
Amsterdam – Kilimanjaro – Dar es Salaam – Amsterdam 03JUN19 – 29JUN19 4 of 7 weekly operated by 787-9, replacing planned 777-200ER (Remaining 3 weekly with -300ER)
Amsterdam – Osaka Kansai eff 31MAR19 787-9 service reduced from 4 to 3 weekly (777-200ER increases from 3 to 4)
Amsterdam – Sao Paulo Guarulhos eff 05JUN19  Day 3 operated by 787-9, replacing 777-300ER
Amsterdam – Taipei Taoyuan – Manila eff 06JUL19 777-200ER service increases from 4 to 5 weekly (-300ER reduces from 3 to 2)
Amsterdam – Tokyo Narita eff 01APR19 Increase from 7 to 10 weekly, additional service operated by 787-9


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