KLM Online Ticket Reservation and Booking
KLM, or Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij which is translated as Royal Dutch Airlines, is a Netherlands-based airline. It was founded in 1919 and its hub is nearby Amsterdam Airport, Schiphol.
KLM is a member of the international SkyTeam airline alliance and it offers flight and cargo services to over 145 domestic and international destinations. The coverage area encompasses 70 countries and 5 continents.
KLM holds the privilege of being the oldest airline that has not changed its original name. The first intercontinental flight was made on 1 October 1924 and was headed toward Jakarta. KLM has forged partnership with Northwest Airlines, USA in January 1993 and both the airlines have offered flight-services between United States and Europe as a joint venture. Besides, KLM also partners Kenya Airways and Air France. The Air France-KLM merger in 2004 resulted in world’s largest airline group.
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KLM has had multiple slogans throughout its history. Some of the major slogans are:
- "The businessman travels, sends, and receives by KLM"
- "The Flying Dutchman"
- "Bridging the World"
- "The Reliable Airline"
- "KLM, A Journey of Inspiration"
KLM is widely recognized for offering cost-effective services and a comfortable experience. It was accorded an award for "Best Airline Staff Service" in Europe at the World Airline Awards 2013.
KLM popular routes
Some of the most frequented routes are following:
- London to Amsterdam
- London to Geneva
- London to Prague
- UK to Australia
- London to Rome
KLM Conservation Efforts
KLM values the incorporation of eco-friendly initiatives. In June 2012, the airline made history by making a transatlantic flight with an engine partly fueled by bio-fuels. This was the world’s longest distance traversed by a bio-fuel powered air engine.
KLM Flights and Ticket Booking
Rehman Travels provide ticket booking service for the KLM at cheapest rates. Ticket booking is only a phone call away. Travelling with KLM is so easy and that it was never before. To avoid any inconvenience you are requested to provide following information:
- Service-Class of Plan
- Number of passengers travelling in group, if any
- Phone contact
On that call, you will be provided a time line for further proceeding with purchasing the reserved ticket. Any failure to comply with that intimation will lead to cancellation of reservation.
KLM flights come with an in-flight entertainment system that comprises of an SMS/Email sending facility and an Audio/Video on Demand (AVOD) facility. The AVOD system includes movies, television programs, music, games, and language courses. The movie collection contains about 80 movies available in several languages.
KLM offers its long-haul passengers a wide collection of newspapers and magazines. The in-flight magazine Holland Herald is provided to all passengers.
KLM launched a 3D strategy game called “Aviation Empire” in June 2013. Aviation Empire gives the users a virtual flight management experience.
KLM provides in-flight complimentary meals and drinks.
On paying additional costs one can book seats having extra legroom.
KLM luggage policy
The allowable hand luggage must not stretch beyond the size 55x25x35 cm and the maximum allowable weight for economy class is 12 kg.
Properly sealed liquids up to 1000 ml are permissioble in container.
Normally, baggage weighing up to 32 kg is allowed. However, it varies f depending on the fare type and membership class.
Baggage exceeding the allowable range costs a minimum of €20 per kilogram.
Musical and sports equipment can be brought free of cost provided that it meets the allowances.
KLM for Passengers Demanding Special Attention
Passengers are recommended to clearly select the adjoining seats for children and minors. Else, the minors can be allocated seats on random basis.
One is allowed to bring a child-seat free of cost.
For children in the age range 5 to 14, it is mandatory to reserve the Unaccompanied Minor service.
Disabled passengers need to intimate about their requirements at least 48 hours prior to the flight time
KLM allows small cats and dogs accompanying any of the asengers. The pet must have a suitable casign and the combined weight must not exceed 8 kg.
KLM Fleet includes the following aircrafts: Airbus A330-200, Airbus A330-300, Airbus A350-900, Boeing 737-700, Boeing 737-800, Boeing 737-900, Boeing 747-400, Boeing 747-400M, Boeing 777-200ER, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 787-9 and Boeing 787-10.
KLM offers three service-classes for international long-haul routes: World Business, Economy Comfort and Economy. All long-haul aircrafts come with satellite telephone SMS and email services and an Audio-Video On Demand (AVOD) facility.
In World Business Class seats are diamond-shaped, come up with a high definition personal entertainment system and a cradle-to-cradle carpet. The seats can be reclined up to 170-degrees. On average, seats are modified with new designs on every year. The passengers are served three-course meals and Dutch Food Standards are followed to assure quality.
Economy Comfort is the premium economy product and it contains seats than can be reclined up to 7 inches. Economy Comfort is located separately before the Economy Class and passengers can exit the aircraft before Economy-Class passengers.
Economy class is another category of KLM service-classes. They do not feature any personal entertainment. The passengers are served meal and/or breakfast with snacks and passengers can avail some of the alcoholic beverages free of cost.
KLM Food Policy
In all KLM service-classes, one can request special meals up to 24 hours before the departure. Asian meals are offered to flights bound for India, China, South Korea and Japan.
KLM also provides kiosks, on some selected routes, where passengers can view flight details, change seating or sign up for seating upgrades.
KLM Frequent-Flyer Program
KLM frequent-flyer program is called ‘Flying Blue’ through which one can earn miles and redeem them for various flight-purposes. In addition to KLM, points can be redeemed on other airlines such as Air Europa, all SkyTeam partners, Garuda Indonesia, Kenya Airways, Aircalin and TAROM.
Flying Blue members can also available KLM lounges. Each of the KLM lounges offer following services: dining, wifi, massage services and computer printing etc.
KLM Incidents and Accidents
The history of KLM is replete with minor and major accidents. One of the most, amongst them, is the 1977 Tenerife Disaster. About 583 people died when a KLM flight collided with a Pan Am flight on the Canary Island of Tenerife, Spain. The main cause was an error from pilot who did not sought clearance and tried to took the plane off.
KLM Ratings and Rankings
According to TripAdvisor.Com KLM is the 5th best airline for short-haul travel.
KLM is ranked 19th safest airline by AirLineRatings.Com
KLM ranks 22nd out of the list of top 100 airlines
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