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KLM (Royal Dutch Airlines)
Professional Pilots - Salary
Monday, 26 November 2007 00:37

Pilots Salary in KLM (Royal Dutch Airlines)

Annual (Euros)
Second Officer
 First Officer
Base (depending on age)


1. **Rates effective 13.5.06

2. *Rates effective 19.9.06

3. Pension Details last update

Due to new Dutch laws the pension scheme has changed as of 01/01/2006. You now build up 1.95% of your total years pay (including your vacation pay and your end year bonus (set at 8%, for pilots employed before April, 2005). Variable between 4-12% depending on company performance for all new pilots, and older ones who have opted for the new scheme.

On top of this the company participates in the new "levensloop" saving scheme in order to allow the same pension total as before 01-01-2006. Pilots can opt for this or take the money (average of 6%) and invest or spend it themselves, this will result in a lower pension than before the new law took effect.

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1. Current Fleet

15 Boeing 777-200ERs and 9 A330-200. (7/Jan/07)

2. Orders:

Starting February, 2008 the first of at least 4 Boeing 777-300ER will start to arrive. And an additional 5 A330-200 options have been converted from options to orders.

A Boeing 747-400ERF (freighter) which was initially scheduled to join the fleet in February, 2007 has now been secunded to parent airline Air France for a period of at least 18 months (being operated by Air France crews).

Also an additional 4 Fokker 100's are coming in the next year. And 8 more Boeing 737-800's have been ordered as replacements for Boeing 737-400's.

Sources: PilotJobsNetwork.com

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1 American Dollar
1 Canadian Dollar
1 Australian Dollar
1 Singapore Dollar
1 Hong Kong Dollar


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