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First KLM flight for Naples to depart on Easter Sunday

On Easter Sunday, KLM officially inaugurates Naples as its newest destination. The Italian port city of Naples will be KLM's tenth destination in Italy,...

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol traffic and transport figures for March 2019: +1.3%

5.6 million passengers travelled from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in March this year, representing an increase of 1.3% compared to March 2018....

Jet Airways Boeing 777 grounded at Amsterdam Schiphol by European cargo firm

Struggling Indian airline Jet Airways faces more problems as on Wednesday (10 April), one of their Boeing 777 (VT-JEW) got grounded at the airport...

KLM launches direct flights from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Boston Logan

Yesterday, 31 March, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines operated its first direct flight to the city of Boston (BOS) in the United States. KLM will...

Start of summer schedule at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol with four new destinations

The summer schedule will take effect at Schiphol on Sunday, 31 March 2019. Airlines will be offering plenty of direct connectivity at Schiphol this...

Low-cost carrier LEVEL opens new base at Amsterdam

Low-cost airline LEVEL, part of the International Airlines Group (IAG), will start offering flights from Amsterdam Airport from 6 April with three Airbus A320/A321...

Amsterdam airport Schiphol traffic and transport figures for February 2019; +2.0%

In February this year, some 4.8 million passengers travelled from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, representing an increase of 2.0% compared to November...

Star Alliance opens new lounge at Amsterdam airport Schiphol

Premium lounge experience at first dedicated alliance lounge in Amsterdam Star Alliance branded lounges network grows to eight Star Alliance customers travelling from the Dutch capital...

Major maintenance closes Amsterdam airport Schiphol runway 18C-36C for six weeks

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol will be closing runway 18C-36C for scheduled maintenance between Sunday morning 10 March and Sunday evening 21 April. During this maintenance...

Different ways of plane spotting at Amsterdam airport Schiphol

Schiphol is a plane spotter’s paradise, and this wonderful spring sun makes visiting one of our spotting locations even more enjoyable. We have a...

Austrian Airlines offers more flights to Paris, Amsterdam and Copenhagen in its Summer schedule

• Strong frequency increases to three European destinations • “By far the best connection on these routes”, says CCO Andreas Otto • Changes apply to flights...

Amsterdam airport Schiphol traffic and transport figures for January 2019

Five million passengers travelled from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in January this year, representing an increase of +1.7% compared to January 2018....

A large number of Amsterdam Schiphol employees involved in drug smuggling

@Matthew_T_Rader On Tuesday morning, 19 February, the Royal Netherlands Marechaussee (KMar) detained two employees working at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. The men, aged 33 and 44, probably...

Amsterdam airport Schiphol launches pilot for boarding by means of facial recognition

Passengers travelling with Cathay Pacific can take part in a pilot for boarding by means of facial recognition. This pilot belongs to the first...

Royal Schiphol Group publishes positive annual results for 2018

Focus on quality and a solid performance Today, 15 February 2019, Royal Schiphol Group publishes its results for 2018. The net result is 0.4% lower...

Two KLM aircraft (a 747 and a 787) clip wings at Amsterdam Schiphol

On 13 February, two KLM Royal Dutch Airlines aircraft - a Boeing 747-400 (PH-BFV) and a Boeing 787 (PH-BHA) - were involved in a...

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Boeing 747-400 returns to Toronto, Canada: landing gear didn’t fully retract

On 12 February, a KLM Boeing 747-400 (PH-BFN) was departing Toronto, Canada for flight KL692 to Amsterdam Schiphol. The pilots, however, reported a landing...

National strike on 13 February in Belgium: TUI fly Belgium diverts flights to France and The Netherlands

Belgian trade unions have called a national strike on 13 February after disagreement on a framework wage agreement for the next two years. The...

Co-pilot above the legal alcohol limit at Amsterdam Schiphol, flight cancelled and heavy fine

On 27 January, a 51-year-old co-pilot was held at Schiphol Airport (Amsterdam): after an alcohol test, he was found to be above the legal...

Now it’s possible to find one’s way at Amsterdam airport Schiphol using Google Maps

From now on, passengers can easily find their way around Amsterdam Airport Schiphol using the Google Maps app. In the app, passengers will be...