Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS)

Communication system failure at air traffic control disrupts air traffic at Amsterdam Schiphol

On 15 August in the afternoon, air traffic at Amsterdam Schiphol was heavily disturbed after a communication system failure at air traffic control. At...

Court issues a preliminary injunction against FNV and CNV trade unions preventing security staff strike actions in excess of 15 minutes at Schiphol

The preliminary relief court has partially ruled in favour of FNV and CNV to permit a maximum of 5 work stoppages not exceeding 15...

Emirates adds five weekly flights to Amsterdam Schiphol (from 1 December 2018)

Emirates today announced that due to strong market demand, it will introduce five additional flights per week from Dubai to Amsterdam. These additional flights...

Amsterdam airport Schiphol files for injunction against security staff strike actions, and looses

Schiphol has filed for a preliminary injunction to prohibit the 15- and 20-minute work stoppages by security officers announced by FNV and CNV until...

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol runway 18R-36L, better known as Polderbaan, is back in use

On Monday morning, 23 July, runway 18R-36L, known in Dutch as the Polderbaan, was back in use. The runway was out of commission last...

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Traffic and transport figures for June 2018: +3.8%

In June of this year, 6.4 million travellers flew from, to or via Schiphol, representing an increase of 3.8% relative to last year. Whereas...

220,000 passengers a day at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol during summer holiday period

Holiday measures and tips for thorough preparation On average 220,000 people travel from, to or through Amsterdam Airport Schiphol each day during the summer holiday...

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol traffic and transport figures for May 2018: 3% more passengers

In May of this year 6.4 million travellers flew from, to or via Schiphol. This is an increase of +3% compared with last year....

Large-scale renovation of the Amsterdam Schiphol air traffic control tower from September

This autumn the large-scale renovation of Schiphol control tower will start. Almost 500,000 take-offs and landings per year are currently being guided from the...

Frankfurt overtakes Amsterdam Schiphol as best-connected airport

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has slid from first to second place in the rankings of European airports with the best direct connectivity, while Frankfurt Airport...

Exclusive picture of The Dutch National Soccer team leaving for Russia for the World Cup 2018

Lots of media attention for the Belgian Red Devils that departed for the World Cup in Russia. At Aviation24.be, we also got an exclusive...

Schiphol surprises passengers with collection of Delftware from Het Loo Palace

Passengers arriving at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol's Pier E in the next few years will be greeted with a stunning sight: a presentation of 12 Delftware...

In April 6M passengers travelled through Amsterdam Schiphol, 3% more than April 2017

In April of this year 6.0 million travellers flew from, to or via Schiphol. This is an increase of +3% compared with last year....

Schiphol Cargo voted Best Airport in Europe for the fourth time

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has been voted Best Airport in Europe at the 2018 Asian Freight, Logistics & Supply Chain (AFLAS) Awards. These annual awards, organised...

Power outage disrupts Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport, flights cancelled and delayed

Due to a power failure in the Amsterdam region, Schiphol Amsterdam airport was hit with a temporary power outage on Sunday morning (29 April)....

Work interruption Dutch trade union FNV at Amsterdam airport Schiphol today at 17:00

Dutch Trade union FNV has announced a work interruption at Menzies Aviation, AviaPartner and Swissport Handling, starting at 5 pm. At check-in, employees will...

Traffic and transport figures for Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in March 2018

In March of this year, 5.6 million passengers travelled to, from or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, representing an increase of +7.7% relative to last...

First new wind turbines start spinning for Royal Schiphol Group

New wind turbines will supply 10% of airports’ total energy needs Royal Schiphol Group, Eneco and the municipality of Vianen opened the new Autena wind...

LATAM Cargo Chile moves two weekly flights away from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels Airport

Cargo airline LATAM Cargo Chile, based in Santiago, Chile and the freight subsidiary of the LATAM Airlines Group will start twice weekly cargo flights...

Air Belgium’s first commercial flight on 29 March: Amsterdam-Paramaribo on behalf of Surinam Airways

Both Flightradar24 and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol mention on their websites that the Surinam Airways flight PY993 from Amsterdam to Paramaribo will be operated by Air Belgium's...