World’s oldest airline still operating under its original name, KLM Royal Dutch Airline is introducing journey of inspirations with five Nigerian celebrities with the aim of highlighting some destinations in Europe and the United States.
The five Nigerian celebrities that would embark on these journeys are Adekunle Gold (Manchester), Kate Henshaw (Rome), Rahama Sadau (Berlin), AY (London) and Kunle Afolayan (New York).
The carrier stated that it is introducing journeys of inspirations to its esteemed clients through its new campaign tagged, ‘Celebs Around Town’. The aim of this project is to highlight some destinations in Europe and the United States of America.
Commercial Director, Air France-KLM, Nigeria and Ghana, Arthur Dieffenthaler at a press briefing today at the airline’s office in Lagos, to make this interesting and interactive, KLM is collaborating with Nigerian celebrities who will be showcasing the most interesting sights and hang-outs in the cities they visit through video posts and live interactive sessions on KLM’s social media platform as well as theirs.
Nigerian Celebrities Adekunle Gold, Kunle Afolayan, Arthur Dieffenthaler and Kate Henshaw.
He listed the cities that will be visited to include Paris, Manchester, Rome, Berlin, London and New York. While our celebrity tour guides are Asa, Adekunle Gold, Kate Henshaw, AY and Kunle Afolayan.
His words, “KLM’s global ambition is to be the most innovative customer oriented network carrier in the world, hence we always aim to put our customers first. In KLM Nigeria, we have asked ourselves the question.”
“How can we translate this into a Nigerian context? In order to do this, we have selected five individuals who we believe really embody these ambitions. They are innovative and have a good relationship with their fans. I am sure this would be a unique experience not only for the celebs travelling but also for their fans.”
The three four celebrities, Henshaw, Gold, AY and Kunle Afolayan exuded confidence about the trip, adding that it is all about discovery and sharing of experiences. They noted that the trip would be all about KLM.
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines was founded in 1919, making it the world’s oldest airline still operating under its original name. In 2004, Air France and KLM merged to form Air France-KLM. The merger produced the strongest European airline group based on two powerful brands and hubs-Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and Paris Charles de Gaulle. Retaining its own identity, the group focuses on three core businesses, passenger transport, cargo and aircraft maintenance.
In the Netherlands, KLM comprises the core of the KLM Group, which further includes KLM Cityhopper, tranavia.com and Martinair. KLM serves all its destinations using a modern fleet and employs over 33, 000 people around the world KLM is a leader in the airline industry, offering reliable operations and customer-oriented products resulting from its policy of enthusiasm and sustainable innovation.
KLM is a member of the global SkyTeam airline alliance, offering customers an extensive worldwide network. The KLM network connects the Netherlands to every important economic region in the world and as such, serves as a powerful driver for the economy.