Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS)

Amsterdam Schiphol traffic and transport figures for February 2018

February of this year saw 4.8 million passengers travelling to, from or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, representing an increase of +9.6% relative to last...

Summer schedule has started in Amsterdam Schiphol with one new airline and many new destinations

This summer, as always, the flights from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol offer numerous options for beautiful European or intercontinental destinations. The 2018 summer schedule started on...

Major maintenance on Runway 18R-36L at Amsterdam Schiphol: Air traffic diverted to other runways

Maintenance works will be carried out on Runway 18R-36L from Sunday evening 25 March through Sunday 15 April. Runway 18R-36L will, therefore, be taken out...

Schiphol, HMSHost International and Deliveroo launch food delivery at the gate

In the mood for a quick bite of pizza or sushi at the airport before boarding your flight? Starting now you can have it...

Traffic and transport figures at Amsterdam Schiphol for January 2018: +7.6%

The first month of 2018 saw 4.9 million passengers travelling to, from or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, representing an increase of 7.6% relative to...
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Aviapartner baggage handlers on wildcat strike at Amsterdam Schiphol

Employees of ground handler Aviapartner have spontaneously stopped working this morning at Schiphol Amsterdam airport. According to a union representative at FNV Luchtvaart there has...

15 passengers and crew members became unwell; United Airlines flight UA71 returns to Amsterdam

This afternoon United Airlines flight UA71 from Amsterdam Schiphol to Newark (New York) Airport returned to Amsterdam because seven passengers and eight crew members...

Storm Fionn forces Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to completely shut down

Storm Fionn has forced Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to completely shut down, on twitter the airport published this message: "Status update due to severe weather...

[Update] Europe battered by strong winds due to storm Fionn

Fionn, the second storm of 2018 is currently hitting Europe, The Netherlands and Amsterdam Schiphol are highly affected by the storm. Currently 260 flights...

The second storm of 2018 is approaching Europe: Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and KLM are taking measures

The second storm of 2018 is approaching Europe. The British Met Office already issued a yellow warning for this evening: "A deepening area of...

68.4 million travellers flew via Amsterdam Schiphol in 2017 (+7.7%)

Last year  68.4 million travellers flew from, to or via Schiphol, representing a rise of 7.7% relative to 2016. There were a total of...

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...