On many occasions, environmentalists would comment that short haul routes are not climate friendly. This compounds when there are rail alternatives available that could shorten the total travel time. Recognizing environmental concerns, KLM will begin offering air-rail options starting March 29, 2020 for passengers looking to reduce carbon footprint.Read More »KLM To Offer Rail Option Between Brussels And Amsterdam in 2020
Augmented reality has been slowly evolving from cutting edge technology to every day life savers in the past two years. Both Apple (see post) and Google (see post) announced big plans on incorporating augmented reality elements into their iOS and Android mobile operating systems for the past two years. KLM, known for the building customer facing technologies is one of the first in the world to use augmented reality to assist customers measure their carry on baggages for compliance. Experience The Skies takes a look at how it works.
Train and plane rides can be the fun part of a trip. The roundtrip journey to the train station and airport can be a bigger challenge for those with kids, a lot of baggages or riding public transportation. One solution is for train operators and airlines to partner with rideshare providers to allow for easy pick up and drop off. Amtrak and Delta Air Lines are two examples integrating Lyft in the journey process.
KLM (KL) has been a trailblazer in implementing new technologies to create a more seamless travel experience for passengers. Over the next two months, the airline will introduce new wayfinding and traveller assistance technologies to further enhance the experience in and out of the airport.
KLM announced an enhancement to its Android and iOS applications which provide users assistance in wayfinding around its hub at the busy Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS). The Dutch airline is one of the early adapters of the beacon technology. This post will discuss what beacon technology is and how airlines and airports can enhance passenger experience with it.
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL) brings Spencer along to help passengers at its main hub in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS).
KLM originally scheduled to introduce its version of Boeing 787-9 in October 2015. The plans have been changed.
Royal Dutch Airlines – KLM(KL) made the decision to convert 6 out of the 21 Boeing 787-9s Dreamliners (refer to this link for our coverage on the Boeing 787-9 program) it has on order into the -10 variant with delivery starting in 2020 (refer to link on news release).
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines posted a video to promote their new marketing initiative called KLM Music to bring its passengers closer together through contests and stories.