Review of KLM flight Tehran Amsterdam in Economy

Airline KLM
Flight KL434
Class Economy
Seat 35J
Flight time 05:55
Take-off 01 Jan 13, 01:40
Arrival at 01 Jan 13, 05:05
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Published on 8th November 2014
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Hi all,

This report is overdue from 2013 but I'm finding time to post it now. On my way back from Tehran I was flying with KLM. It's sad that they discontinued their service to Tehran in April 2013 but anyhow.

I did not take many pictures of Tehran airport as I have covered it in my previous trip report below and it has not changed much since even now:

Tehran to Dubai with Emirates:

This trip report is mostly from plane spotting at AMS.

As I love the color blue, so guess what? my most favorite airline is KLM as it is all blue. I have taken lots of pictures of KLM around AMS and I hope you enjoy them :)

Jan. 1, 2013
Departure time: 1:40 am - Arrival 5:00 am
Flight duration: 5 hours

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The legroom was so comfortable in economy, so was the seat.

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Take off and Tehran in the distance

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They first gave out the pizza snack

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The flight was very smooth and as it was in middle of the night everyone was almost sleeping including me so I did not get to take any more pix :)

Shot of our beautiful plane when we disembarked

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Some shots of Schiphol- The best airport in the world, so much fun and it has such a good energy and atmosphere

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I bough the KLM 747-400 models from this store for only 11 Euros.

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Shot of our plane again

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Our MD again :)

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Yotel- the small hotel with tiny rooms that transit passengers can use

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It was around 7 AM that I went out to go to the city

Schiphol plaza filled with shops at the arrival hall

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I got to Amsterdam around 7:30 and then I walked around till 10:30 and was back at Schiphol at 11:00

Amsterdam Central on my return

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Then I headed to my most favorite place, the Panorama Terrace

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An ad about the Schiphol Behind the scenes tour and their route map

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Entrance to the terrace- The rest of the pix are pretty self explanatory :)

The only downside was that all information boards and guides around the area and inside the sample KLM Fokker were all in Dutch and I could not understand anything.

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Airlines serving Schiphol

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Iran Air :)

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This was our plane that took us to Toronto 2 hours later :)

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So I head back to the main departure hall after passport control for my flight to Toronto:

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Our plane to Toronto barely visible

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Jan. 1, 2013
KLM 747-400
Duration: 8:15 hours

I had booked my seat in Economy Comfort to compare the two. My seat indeed had extra leg room but economy was not that bad neither.

Boarding our plane

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Check out the plane's shade :)

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Simply beautiful and amazing :)

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Getting close to Toronto

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Above Toronto- Downtown and CN Tower visisble

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North York's City Centre

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Ok, this is a very cool thing to know. This intersection is where all Toronto spotters come to take picture of planes landing in YYZ. The famous Petro-Canada station is just right underneath the plane and can't be seen but at the intersection in summer days you can see many people including me snapping pics of planes :)

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Wow the shade is huge

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And this is the last pic, but my most favorite. I love this angle of the picture and love 747-400 the most along with 747-800 of course ;)

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Hope you enjoyed :)
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Information on the route Tehran (IKA) Amsterdam (AMS)

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The average flight time is 5 hours and 56 minutes.

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