Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS)

Royal Schiphol Group fully powered by Dutch wind farms from 2018

Eneco will provide Royal Schiphol Group with 200 GWh of green energy every year for 15 years. All of this sustainable power will...
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Amsterdam Schiphol sees record number of 230,000 passengers in one day

Never have so many people travelled via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in one day as today, with a total number of passenger upwards of 230,000....

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport engages specialists for managing the construction of the new pier and terminal

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has engaged Mace, Arcadis, Royal Haskoning DHV and AECOM DVP for the management of the construction of the new pier and...

Design teams present new Amsterdam Airport Schiphol terminal

This week, five international design teams presented their designs for Amsterdam Airport Schiphol's new terminal, which will open in 2023. The jury will announce...

Drunk copilot was caught at Schiphol, paid €5,000 and continued his journey as … a passenger

Last Thursday a drunk copilot "got caught" at Schiphol Airport, website Haarlem105.nl reports. The 26 year old pilot was arrested by the aviation police, after...

Air Mauritius returns to Amsterdam

Amsterdam will soon be hosting another exotic airline. From next summer, Air Mauritius restarts its flights between the island and Schiphol. KLM will codeshare...

Summer measures at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Huge numbers of Dutch people head off on holiday in July and August. Anyone who passes through Amsterdam Airport Schiphol over the next few...

Amsterdam Schiphol airport will give priority to travellers without hand luggage

Schiphol airport in the Netherlands, which more and more Belgians are choosing for their holidays, will test a novelty this summer. Passengers travelling with...

Thunderstorms at Amsterdam Schiphol, diversions to Brussels Airport

Due to severe thunderstorms at Amsterdam Schiphol airport this morning, aircraft were forced to divert to surrounding airports. Brussels Airport welcomed one KLM Boeing...

Silence at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol for the commemoration the Dutch victims of the Second World War

Once a year, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol falls silent. No roaring engines, no ‘You’re delaying the flight’ through the PA system, no rattling baggage belts....

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is (finally) deploying additional security staff

Royal Schiphol Group is increasing the number of additional security staff. Schiphol is taking this measure following an assessment of the May holiday in...

Strong reaction of KLM on statement Schiphol: Finally a first step

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines reacted strongly on the statement made by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol earlier in the morning.KLM calls on the Schiphol Board of...

Mismanagement cause of long queues at Schiphol, says KLM

Unspoilt growth, marketing bonuses and a lack of investment led to the long queues at Schiphol Airport recently. KLM chief operating officer René de Groot...

Long queues and chaos at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport

Long waiting times again on Saturday at Schiphol Airport. On social media, quite a few people complain about long queues of over an hour....

Amsterdam Schiphol traffic and transport figures for March 2017: +8.9%

In March 8.9% more passengers travelled to, from and via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol than in March 2016. The number of passengers in March thus...

Schiphol opens Temporary Departure Hall

Outgoing State Secretary Sharon Dijksma (Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment), together with Jos Nijhuis, President & CEO of the Royal Schiphol Group, has...

Giant pandas arrive in the Netherlands on 12 April with special KLM Cargo flight

On Wednesday 12 April, the giant pandas Xing Ya and Wu Wen from China will land on Dutch soil.The two giant pandas, who were...

Temporary departure hall of Amsterdam Schiphol almost ready for take-off

A little less than a month to go before it is finished, and the first passengers can start using the new temporary departure hall....

International award for ground noise-reducing park near Amsterdam Schiphol airport

H+N+S Landschapsarchitecten and Royal Schiphol Group are the winners of the Jay Hollingsworth Speas Airport Award for Buitenschot Land Art Park. It is an...

A FlyBe DHC-8-400 suffered a main gear collapse on landing at Amsterdam Schiphol (movie)

This afternoon a FlyBe DHC-8-400 suffered a main gear collapse on landing at a very windy Amsterdam Schiphol airport. Latest reports on twitter: 59 passengers...