Due to storm Aileen Schiphol Airport is forced to close down some runways, including Polderbaan. Air traffic control is expecting a high reduction of traffic at the airport. The wind is currently 28 knots from the Southwest with gusts up to 42 knots. As a precaution KLM Royal Dutch Airlines cancelled around 60 intra-European flights, intercontinental flights are still maintained.
13 Sep 2017 | Due to stormy weather today, your flight to or from Schiphol may be disrupted or cancelled. Please check your flight details, our app or contact your airline for current information.
Due to expected stormy weather in Amsterdam on Wednesday 13 September, some of our flights to, from or via Amsterdam Schiphol Airport may be disrupted or cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience. To rebook flights and ask your questions, please contact us 24/7 through KLM on Facebook, KLM on Messenger or KLM on twitter, or call KLM Telephone reservations for any questions you have. For the latest updates see the flight disruption page.
— EUROCONTROL (@eurocontrol) September 13, 2017