KLM NW19 Long-Haul changes as of 21MAY19

KLM on Tuesday (21MAY19) filed additional changes to its long-haul operation for Northern winter 2019/20 season, effective from 27OCT19. This includes selected changes filed in the last few weeks, but not covered on Airlineroute.

All changes listed below may still see further adjustment in the next few weeks. Note all effective dates and operational days is based on Amsterdam departure.

Amsterdam – Abu Dhabi Planned 2 weekly A330-300 and 3 weekly -200 expanded to entire winter season (Previous plan: 5 weekly A330-200 10DEC19 – 19JAN20)
Amsterdam – Accra
777-300ER operation revised to from 5-6 weekly to 4 weekly (Day x135). 777-200ER service operates 3 weekly, instead of 1-2 weekly
Amsterdam – Atlanta
KL621/622 777-200ER operates daily, except Day 2 operated by 787-9 from 10DEC19 (Previous plan: daily 777-200ER, 4 of 7 weekly by 787-10 from 29DEC19)
KL623/624 Planned 787-10 service from 27OCT19 unchanged, however selected days will be operated by 777-200ER instead (previous plan: Daily 787-10)
27OCT19 – 31DEC19 Day 26
01JAN20 – 28MAR20 Day 2

Amsterdam – Beijing eff 27OCT19 777-200ER replaces 787-9, 1 daily
Amsterdam – Bogota – Cartagena – Amsterdam eff 01NOV19 Increase from 5 weekly to 6 weekly, 787-9 operating. Planned 7th weekly flight now scheduled from 09JAN20 to 03MAR20, instead of 09JAN20 – 22FEB20
Amsterdam – Boston eff 27OCT19 Service extended to year-round, 3 weekly A330-300
Amsterdam – Buenos Aires Ezeiza – Santiago de Chile eff 27OCT19 787-9 continue operates this route, replacing 777-300ER. Service operates 7 weekly in Northern winter season
Amsterdam – Cape Town eff 27OCT19 777-300ER operates daily, instead of 5 weekly -300ER and 2 weekly -200ER
Amsterdam – Chicago O’Hare eff 27OCT19 787-9 replaces 747-400COMBI, 5 weekly
Amsterdam – Dammam – Muscat eff 14JAN20 2 of 5 weekly operated by A330-300, replacing -200
Amsterdam – Delhi 777-200ER/-300ER replaced by Boeing 747-400PAX and -400COMBI. The -400COMBI to operate during following:
27OCT19 – 08DEC19 Day 67
15DEC19 – 12JAN20 Day 7
13JAN20 – 16FEB20 Day 57
17FEB20 – 28MAR20 Day 67

Amsterdam – Dubai 777-200ER replaced by 777-300ER (77W) and/or 787-10 (781):
12DEC19 – 29DEC19 77W Day 47
30DEC19 – 28MAR20 781 Day 13 77W Day 47 (Previous plan: 3 of 7 weekly by 787-10)

Amsterdam – Hong Kong Planned 747-400COMBI service extended to 06DEC19:
27OCT19 – 06DEC19 74E Day 257 772 Day x257
07DEC19 – 28MAR20 772 Daily

Amsterdam – Houston eff 27OCT19 787-9 continues to operate daily. Planned 787-10 on 3 of 7 weekly flights removed (787-10 tentatively scheduled to operate from 02APR20)
Amsterdam – Johannesburg eff 27OCT19 5 of 7 weekly operated by 777-300ER (Day x23), replacing -200ER
Amsterdam – Kilimanjaro – Dar es Salaam – Amsterdam eff 27OCT19 787-10 continues to operate this route, replacing previously filed -9. 7 weekly in Northern winter season (777-200ER in NW18)
Amsterdam – Kuala Lumpur – Jakarta eff 27OCT19 777-300ER service increases from 3-4 weekly to 5-6 weekly, 777-200ER reduced from 3-4 weekly to 1-2 weekly
Amsterdam – Lagos Operational aircraft changes, 777-200ER operating along with A330:
27OCT19 – 07DEC19 772 Daily
08DEC19 – 14DEC19 772 Day x136 333 Day 136
15DEC19 – 16FEB20 332 Day 37 333 Day 16 772 Day 245
17FEB20 – 28MAR20 332 Day 7 333 Day 136 772 Day 245

Amsterdam – Las Vegas eff 27OCT19 Service extended to year-round, 3 weekly 787-9 (2 weekly 16JAN20 – 09MAR20)
Amsterdam – Lima eff 09DEC19 777-300ER continues to operate 7 weekly, instead of 6 weekly -300ER and 1 weekly -200ER
Amsterdam – Los Angeles eff 27OCT19 747-400COMBI operates 7 weekly, instead of 5 weekly -400COMBI and 2 weekly -400PAX
Amsterdam – Luanda – Windhoek eff 27OCT19 Service operates 2 weekly, identical to NW18, instead of previously filed 3 weekly. A330-200 operating
Amsterdam – Minneapolis/St. Paul 27OCT19 – 06DEC19 777-200ER replaces 787-9, 4 weekly
Amsterdam – Mumbai 30DEC19 – 28MAR20 2 of 5 weekly (Day 16) operated by 777-200ER, replacing 787-9
Amsterdam – New York JFK eff 31DEC19 787-10 to operate KL641/642 on Day 24
Amsterdam – Osaka Kansai 27OCT19 – 05DEC19 777-200ER replaces 787-9 on Day x135
Amsterdam – Panama City eff 27OCT19 777-300ER service increases from 2 to 3 weekly (Day 136), 777-200ER reduces from 5 to 4 weekly (Day x136)
Amsterdam – Paramaribo 17JAN20 – 14FEB20 KLM schedule listing shows increase from 5 to 6 weekly, however additional flight on Day 5 is no longer available for reservation
Amsterdam – Rio de Janeiro Planned 3 weekly 787-9 and 4 weekly 777-200ER revised to following:
27OCT19 – 30DEC19 789 Day 3 772 Day x3
31DEC19 – 28MAR20 789 Day 23 772 Day x23

Amsterdam – San Francisco Planned 787-10 service from 28OCT19 delayed to January 2020:
27OCT19 – 08DEC19 789 Daily
09DEC19 – 02JAN20 789 Day 246 772 Day x246
03JAN20 – 28MAR20 789 Day 246 781 Day 57 772 Day 13

Previously 787-10 was scheduled to operate on 4 of 7 weekly flights for entire winter season.

Amsterdam – Seoul Incheon Planned 747-400COMBI service extended to 07DEC19:
27OCT19 – 07DEC19 74E Day 136 772 Day x136
08DEC19 – 28MAR20 772 Daily

Amsterdam – Shanghai Pu Dong KL895/896 aircraft changes
27OCT19 – 06DEC19 77W Day x6 789 Day 6
07DEC19 – 28MAR20 77W Day 37 772 Day x367 789 Day 6

Amsterdam – Singapore – Denpasar eff 10DEC19 777-300ER operates daily, instead of 6 weekly -300ER and 1 weekly -200ER
Amsterdam – Taipei Taoyuan – Manila 777-300ER service increases from 3 to 4-5 weekly:
27OCT19 – 11DEC19 77W Day x25 772 Day 25
12DEC19 – 28MAR20 77W Day x256 772 Day 256

Amsterdam – Toronto
KL691/692 747-400PAX replaced by -400COMBI (74E) or 787-9 (789):
27OCT19 – 08DEC19 74E Day 145 789 Day 2
09DEC19 – 11JAN20 74E Day x37
12JAN20 – 15FEB20 74E Day x357
16FEB20 – 28MAR20 74E Day x367

KL695/696 (2 weekly) 747-400COMBI replaced by following:
27OCT19 – 07DEC19 789
12DEC19 – 28MAR20 772

Previously reported changes:
Amsterdam – Calgary eff 27OCT19 787-9 operates 6-7 weekly, replacing 787/A330-300 mix in W18
Amsterdam – Mauritius eff 28OCT19 3 weekly seasonal service cancelled in NW19
Amsterdam – Nairobi eff 27OCT19 787-10 replaces 747-400, 1 daily
Amsterdam – St. Maarten eff 27OCT19 2 weekly nonstop terminator service, replacing 3 weekly Amsterdam – St. Maarten – Curacao – Amsterdam routing. A330-200 operating
Amsterdam – San Jose – Liberia – Amsterdam eff 27OCT19 San Jose service increase from 3 to 4 weekly, operation combined with Liberia, a new destination. 787-9 operating


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