KLM, or Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij N.V., operating under the full name KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is the national airline of the Netherlands. Their headquarters are in Amstelveen, their hub at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. KLM operates passenger and cargo services to more than 90 destinations worldwide and has been flying under the same name since it was created in 1920, a fact whichmkes them unique in the world. They had 31,787 employees in the first quatrimester 2010.
KLM and Air France merged in 2004 created Air France-KLM. The joint company operates under French law and their headquarters are situated at Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport. Air France-KLM is part of the SkyTeam alliance.