factsonly wrote:KLM inaugurated AMS-Houston in 1958 with Douglas DC7C aircraft via Montreal and onwards to Mexico City.
- 1957 - 1961 AMS-Montreal-Houston on Dougas DC7C 3x weekly Mon, Wed, Fri
factsonly wrote:- 1961 - 1964 AMS-Montreal-Houston on Douglas DC8 3x weekly Wed, Fri, Sun
- 1964 - 1967 AMS-Montreal-Houston on Douglas DC8 4x weekly Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat http://www.timetableimages.com/ttimages ... l66-06.jpg
factsonly wrote:- 1967 - 1971 AMS-Montreal-Houston on Douglas DC8-63 4x weekly Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat http://www.timetableimages.com/ttimages ... l68-08.jpg
- 1971 - 1982 AMS-Montreal-Houston on 13 September 1971 KLM introduced the B747-200 3x week plus 1x DC8-63 http://www.timetableimages.com/ttimages ... l71-07.jpg
factsonly wrote:- 1989 - 2018 AMS-IAH non-stop KL661 B747-400 daily
TWA772LR wrote:It's the end of an era. Seeing a KLM 744 fly over my house and elementary/middle/high school always made my day.
Gotta pour one out for the homies now.
FlyingSicilian wrote:As an aside, I think it would be nice gesture for KLM to name a plane "City of Houston" to commemorate the long-time service. Just my two cents
thomasphoto60 wrote:FlyingSicilian wrote:As an aside, I think it would be nice gesture for KLM to name a plane "City of Houston" to commemorate the long-time service. Just my two cents
It would be nice, but I am not holding my breath. If LA, Chicago or NYC do not see their names gracing one their ‘47s’, I doubt that they will make an exception for ol H-Town.
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