KLM has medical kits, first-aid kits and automatic external defibrillators (AED ' s) on board of all its intercontinental flights. All European flights are equipped with first-aid kits and will be equipped with AED 's during the coming year.
KLM crew is trained to give first-aid on board. This includes the use of defibrillators. KLM also has a doctor on call 24 hours a day, to offer medical supervision on board via radio contact with the cockpit crew