Newsroom Schiphol
2017
24
August
2017
As of 1 October, parking at Schiphol will change to a large extent. For instance, the capacity of car park P1 will be increased by means of an extension next to the Hilton hotel. Within six weeks’ time, a steel structure has been erected there and pr...
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11
August
2017
ORANJESTAD – During the results presentation of the first phase of the roadmap EU-preclearance and in the presence of Minister of Justice Mr. Arthur Dowers, Minister of Economic Affairs and Communication Mr. Richard Arends, Mr. Jos Nijhuis CEO Schiph...
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09
January
2017
  Ladies and gentlemen, Happy New Year! And on behalf of Els, Birgit, André and myself, I hope that it’s a year in which things go well for you, your loved ones and your organisation. This is our first New Year’s reception as Royal Schiphol Gro...
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2016
31
December
2016
Due to fog, flights to and from Schiphol Airport are delayed. At the moment, the average delay is 45 minutes. Low visibility conditions will not improve on short notice.  Conditions are expected to improve in the afternoon. There's also low visibi...
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01
November
2016
At the international Airports Going Green conference at Schiphol, the 2016 Airports Going Green Awards and 2016 Airports Going Green Award Honourable Mentions were presented today during a special event. Every year, the Chicago Department of Aviation...
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19
October
2016
Chief Financial Officer of Royal Schiphol Group Els de Groot has announced that she will leave her role in spring 2017, once the 2016 financial year has been closed. By announcing her departure at this early date, there will be ample time to recruit ...
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29
September
2016
From 31 October through 2 November, participants of the conference Airports Going Green will be considering the opportunities offered by a circular economy, sustainable passenger journeys, purpose over profit and reducing impact. These and other topi...
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24
May
2016
Yesterday afternoon (23 May 2016), the trade unions CNV Vakmensen and De Unie Security, the security firms G4S, I-SEC and Securitas, which operate at Schiphol, and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol entered into agreements in the ‘Standing Times’ working gro...
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17
May
2016
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol deeply regrets the FNV’s announcement of plans for collective action at Schiphol airport starting this week. Schiphol is a client of the security firms I-SEC, Securitas and G4S. These three businesses employ the security...
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20
April
2016
The May holiday period starts on Friday 22 April. Schiphol is pleased that many holidaymakers have chosen to travel via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The airport will be deploying extra staff at this busy time. Passengers are also asked to prepare well...
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18
March
2016
Schiphol is ready for summer! Over the next few months, the airport, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, will welcome no fewer than three new airlines and add a few new destinations to its network. In addition, flight frequency will...
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15
March
2016
On 15 March 2016, the Schiphol Group shareholders (the Dutch State, the Municipality of Amsterdam, the Municipality of Rotterdam and Aéroports de Paris) issued their final approval of plans to develop a new pier and terminal at Schiphol. These struct...
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14
March
2016
From the end of March, in collaboration with KLM and the American Delta Air Lines, the Indian airline Jet Airways will offer daily (return) flights from Delhi and Mumbai. One of the flights will then continue on to Toronto. This was announced by the ...
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08
March
2016
Today Schiphol Group has published its 2015 Annual Report. The management report contains an explanation of our strategy, our objectives and our results, with a focus on the aspects that are material to the enterprise and its stakeholders. In the fin...
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07
March
2016
The annual Schiphol Aviation Awards were awarded today amid great interest. Chief Commercial Officer Maarten de Groof and Chief Operations Officer Birgit Otto announced the six winners in the new Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. ...
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26
February
2016
N.V. Luchthaven Schiphol announces that the Netherlands is its Home Member State for purposes of the EU Transparency Directive. ...
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26
February
2016
E.A. (Els) de Groot (born 1965) was reappointed Chief Financial Officer and member of the Management Board of Schiphol Group with effect from 1 May. Ms De Groot has served in this position since 1 May 2012. The reappointment applies to a second fo...
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19
February
2016
Today Schiphol Group is presenting its results for 2015. Major contributing factors were the considerable growth in passenger numbers, the large network of destinations and the financial solidity. ...
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04
January
2016
In 2015 a record number of over 58.2 million passengers travelled via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, representing an increase of 6.0% over 2014. Schiphol Group´s regional airports similarly registered growth. In 2015 Eindhoven Airport served 4.3 million...
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2015
30
October
2015
A higher than expected number of passengers in 2014 and 2015 and the results of an effective cost cutting program, have enabled Schiphol to decrease the airport fees substantially for the second consecutive year. ...
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29
October
2015
With effect on and from the 2nd of November 2015, N.V. Luchthaven Schiphol ("NVLS") shall be substituted in place of Schiphol Nederland B.V. ("SNBV") as principal obligor of the notes issued under the EMTN Programme of NVLS and SNBV that are listed b...
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13
October
2015
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has been chosen as the winner of the Business Traveller Award by British business travellers. This marks the 26th time that Schiphol has come out on top in the category 'Best European Airport'. ...
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01
October
2015
In consultation with the Supervisory Board Maarten de Groof will leave Schiphol Group on April 1st 2016. Maarten de Groof has been Schiphol Group's Chief Commercial Officer since February 1st 2008. Under his leadership major steps have been made in S...
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28
September
2015
Today Schiphol Group launched and priced a senior unsecured 300 million EUR bond offering due 5 October 2026 and with a coupon of 2.000%. ...
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20
July
2015
Schiphol Group announces today that as per October 1st Mrs. Tanja Dik has been appointed as Director Consumer Products & Services. Mrs. Dik will report to the CCO, Mr. Maarten de Groof. ...
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02
July
2015
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has installed nearly 2,000 beacons in the Terminal Building. Schiphol is Europe's first airport with beacons present in all public areas. In this way Schiphol aims to improve the digital services for its visitors. ...
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18
June
2015
35 electric buses started operating today at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to transport travellers from aircraft to gate. Each bus has its own charging point at the airport, making Schiphol the biggest charging station for electric buses in Europe. ...
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03
June
2015
At 5 am this morning, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol switched over to central security. Schiphol is now using five large central checkpoints. The 130 security lanes at the gates are no longer required. As a result of this major overhaul, Schiphol now off...
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13
April
2015
On 1 August 2015, Jonas van Stekelenburg will be appointed new Cargo director of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. He will succeed Enno Osinga, who plans to retire in September 2015. ...
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