Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS)

At least 252 cancellations and even more delays at Amsterdam Schiphol due to storm Eleanor

A strong westerly storm due to storm Eleanor continues to affect all air traffic to and from Schiphol on Wednesday 3 January. Schiphol advises...

KLM breaks language barriers to bring people together for Christmas

KLM’s Connecting Seats translate every language in real time, so people with different cultures, worldviews and languages can understand each other. In this season of...

Amsterdam airport Schiphol increases capacity with new aircraft apron

This week Amsterdam Airport Schiphol opened a new aircraft apron at Schiphol-East: Apron M. Aircraft which are temporarily grounded can park on this new...

Amsterdam Schiphol traffic and transport figures for November 2017: 10.2% more passengers

Traffic and transport figures for November 2017 November saw nearly 5.2 million passengers travelling to, from or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This is an increase...

Historical flight from Schiphol for Fokker S-11 aircraft

Exactly 70 years ago, the Fokker S-11 embarked on its first test flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The plane was transported on a flat-bottomed...

Dutch military police shoot man with a knife at Amsterdam airport – Air traffic unaffected

Dutch military police say they have shot a man after he threatened to use a knife at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport. In a tweet, the Marechaussee...

Norwegian expands long-haul network with flights from US to Madrid, Amsterdam and Milan

Norwegian has announced further expansion of its long-haul networks with four new routes between Europe and the United States. The low cost airline will inaugurate...

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is expecting snow on Sunday: 94 KLM flights cancelled

Schiphol Amsterdam airport is expecting snow on Sunday (10 December) and advises passengers to take into account that there might be traffic jams on...

A short work stoppage of Swissport check-in staff at Amsterdam Schiphol

This morning (Sunday 3 December) at 11:00 Swissport check-in staff at Amsterdam Schiphol airport held a short 20-minutes work stoppage. The employees are complaining...

Make an appointment for security control at Schiphol with the Personal Security Pass

Starting today, passengers taking part in the Personal Security Pass pilot project can go online and reserve a time slot for going through security control at...

Major disruption at Amsterdam Schiphol as a result of Air Traffic Control failure

Major disruption at Schiphol As a result of technical failure at Air Traffic Control The Netherlands (LVNL). KLM is experiencing a major disruption at Schiphol as...

Amsterdam Schiphol airport opens sustainably built morgue

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol opened a new morgue constructed entirely sustainably. At the morgue, Zorg Diensten Groep facilitates deceased persons and their surviving friends and...

Amsterdam Schiphol traffic and transport figures for October 2017: +7.9%

October saw nearly 6.3 million passengers travelling to, from or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This is an increase of 7.9% relative to last year....

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport orders new custom-made fire engines

Schiphol prioritises the safety of passengers and staff. To ensure optimum fire safety, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has its own fire brigade. The fire service...

Who decides who flies at Amsterdam Schiphol?

In the wake of the recent feud between The Netherlands and Russia on Schiphol slots for Russian AirBridgeCargo, it is interesting to see how...

AirBridgeCargo regains Schiphol freighter slots

Russian airline AirBridgeCargo has won back its full tranche of freighter slots at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport after Moscow threatened to withdraw overfly rights for...

Russia has threatened to close its airspace for Dutch aircraft

Russia has threatened to close its airspace for Dutch aircraft, newspaper De Telegraaf today reports. Russia doesn't agree with the withdrawal of landing slots...

Jet Airways commences first non-stop, daily service between Bengaluru and Amsterdam

Jet Airways has inaugurated its new non-stop daily service between Bengaluru and Amsterdam. The flight to Amsterdam, flight 9W 236, departed from Bengaluru at 02:30 local...

Four new destinations and four new routes from Amsterdam Schiphol this winter

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol’s new winter timetable takes effect on Sunday, 29 October. With four new destinations and four new routes, Schiphol’s extensive and frequent...

Amsterdam Schiphol traffic and transport figures for September 2017: +6.7 percent

September saw over 6.2 million passengers travelling to, from or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This is an increase of 6.7% relative to last year....