Dutch Airline KLM to resume direct flights to Iran

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has reported it plans to resume services to the Iranian capital of Tehran as of October 30, 2016, the company said.

The company said it plans to offer four weekly services between Amsterdam´s Schiphol Airport and Tehran, and will complement the Paris-Tehran service operated by Air France since April 16, 2016.

Flight KL0433 will depart from Amsterdam on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays. The flights will be operated with a Boeing 777-200 in a three-class configuration with 34 business seats, 40 seats in economy comfort and 242 seats in economy.

KLM operated services to Tehran from July 1991 until it suspended the route in April 2013.

Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij (KLM) N.V., is the flag carrier airline of the Netherlands. KLM is headquartered in Amstelveen, with its hub at nearby Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.