KLM launches Summer Product [Archives:2003/644/Community]

June 23 2003

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines launched their summer product with a lot of fan fare at the Taj Sheba Hotel on June 17 2003. Travels agents and corporate users of KLM Airlines attended the function. Dr. C. Dinesh gave a detailed presentation on the plans of KLM for the future that included providing excellent connectivity for passengers traveling from Sana'a. A daily Boeing 747-300 from Dubai and Boeing 767 from Abu Dhabi will connect passengers flying from Sana'a on Gulf Air, Yemenia, or Emirates to their final destination in Europe and USA.
The presentation focused on the new world Business Class Lounge at Dubai airport. The highlights focused on the facilities at Amsterdam Schiphol airport and their new Northwest Airlines Detroit airport. In short, KLM has achieved the status of the only airline in the trade to offer the best three hubs in the world for transit passengers from the region traveling to Europe and USA.
The benefits of KLM's flying Dutchman, frequent flyer programme and the KLM Holidays was also explained and emphasized.
Dr. C. Dinesh took the opportunity to honor the top three agents for Yemen by presenting certificates and thanking them for continuing their support. He also thanked their ex-Sales Manager Mr. Mohsin for his exemplary work and introduced his successor Salman Kazi.
The new Commercial Manager for KLM Mr. A.M Vasudevan was introduced to the trade. Mr. Hayel Abdul Hak and Mr. E.G. Subramaniam from Shaher Trading Company were present at the function.