With effect from December 2009, passengers
travelling in Economy Class on all intercontinental flights
operated by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines can choose seats offering
The new Economy Comfort zone offers up to
ten centimetres more legroom and back supports that can recline
twice as far. What’s more, Economy Comfort passengers can also
disembark quicker after landing because their seating zone is
located at the front of Economy Class.
KLM is launching the new Economy
Comfort zone in response to customer demands for greater
comfort and more choice in Economy Class on
intercontinental flights. The Economy Comfort zone
supplements the preferred seats already available at an
KLM’s entire intercontinental fleet will be equipped with the new
zone. The first aircraft have already been converted. The
remaining aircraft will follow in the months ahead, enabling all
passengers to choose for the Economy Comfort zone on
intercontinental flights from December.
on the distances involved, the price of the new zone will amount
to between €80 and €150 for a single leg of the journey. Flying
Blue Platinum members and passengers travelling on a full-flex
Economy Class ticket can book Economy Comfort seats without a
surcharge. Flying Blue Gold members will be offered a 50% discount
and Flying Blue Silver members 25%. The service in Economy Comfort
will be the same as that in Economy Class.
Comfort seats can be booked from the end of November.
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