Newsroom Schiphol (News)

2019
19
March
2019
The expansion of Schiphol’s multi-storey car park at P3 Long-Term Parking was completed yesterday. As a result, the number of covered parking spaces will increase from 2,650 to more than 5,000. Sustainability played an important role in this developm...
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14
March
2019
For the sixth year in a row, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has achieved the highest attainable level in the CO2 benchmark of the Airports Council International (ACI) industry organisation. Schiphol is receiving the certificate for CO2 neutrality as a re...
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14
March
2019
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 February 2018. The number of passengers who started or ended their journey at Schiphol increased by ...
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08
March
2019
Today, 8 March 2019, Royal Schiphol Group published its 2018 Annual Report, which includes the report of the Management Board and the financial statements. ...
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07
March
2019
The official opening of the renovated Aspire Lounge (26) and all-new Star Alliance Lounge (27) in Lounge 1 at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol took place today. The remodelling of the two business class lounges for Schengen passengers was carried out as pa...
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05
March
2019
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 work, runway 18C-36C will be closed to air traffic and aircraft will need to take...
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27
February
2019
Generous passengers and Schiphol workers raised at least €250,000 in 2018 to improve health in Africa. This amount will enable Amref Flying Doctors to train 1,100 local health care providers in Africa, thereby ensuring the provision of good-quality h...
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21
February
2019
As from today, soups made by De Verspillingsfabriek will also be available at Schiphol Plaza. Soup & Bakery by De Verspillingsfabriek is a joint initiative of HMSHost International, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and De Verspillingsfabriek. According to ...
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19
February
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. The number of passengers who started or ended their journey at Schiphol increased by 2.9%, ...
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18
February
2019
Passengers travelling with Cathay Pacific can take part in a pilot for boarding by means of facial recognition. This pilot belongs to the first phase of fully enabling travel by means of facial recognition at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in the longer ...
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15
February
2019
Today, 15 February 2019, Royal Schiphol Group publishes its results for 2018. The net result is 0.4% lower than in 2017 and amounts to 278 million euros (2017: 280 million euros). Revenue increased by 3.5% to 1,509 million euros. The slight decrease ...
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29
January
2019
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has concluded long-term contracts with BAM, Heijmans and VolkerWessels. The construction firms will be able to carry out assignments at Schiphol with a total estimated value of 2.5 to 3.5 billion euros over a period of no m...
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21
January
2019
From now on, passengers can easily find their way around Amsterdam Airport Schiphol using the Google Maps app. In the app, passengers will be able to see exactly where they are at the airport and can request a walking route to a desired airport locat...
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21
January
2019
The HEINEKEN Global Procurement and HEINEKEN Global Supply Chain departments will be moving to The Base D office building at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol at the end of 2019. A long-term lease agreement was concluded with Schiphol Real Estate for the en...
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16
January
2019
5.3 million passengers travelled from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in December this year, representing an increase of +5.7% compared to December 2017. This increase partly stems from the turbulent weather during the same period last year, wh...
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07
January
2019
Speech delivered by Dick Benschop, President & CEO of Royal Schiphol Group, New Year’s Reception, Schiphol, 7 January 2019. Beste mensen, Ladies and Gentlemen - a Happy New Year to all of you and to your continued good health. On behalf of Birgit,...
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07
January
2019
In the past year, 71 million passengers travelled from, to or through Schiphol, representing an increase of 3.7% relative to 2017. There were a total of 499,446 air transport movements at Schiphol in 2018, an increase of 0.5% compared to 2017. The ca...
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03
January
2019
Royal Schiphol Group is investing in new electric ground equipment for aircraft handling purposes. Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and other Schiphol Group airports are now using several electric ‘ground power units’ (E-GPU). These E-GPUs provide aircraft...
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2018
13
December
2018
5.3 million passengers travelled from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in November this year, representing an increase of 2.4% compared to November 2017. The number of passengers who started or ended their journey at Schiphol increased by 3.3%, ...
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November
2018
As from 19 November 2018, Tony Chisnall will be the new Director of the Capital Programme. The Capital Programme is responsible for managing the construction of the new pier, the new terminal and all related facilities and amenities. Chisnall has ...
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13
November
2018
In October of this year, 6.4 million passengers flew from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The number of passenger flights increased by 1% and the number of cargo flights fell by 10.7% compared to October 2017. The total number of passengers ro...
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31
October
2018
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is encouraging the use of cleaner, quieter aircrafts through its airport charges levied on airlines. Airlines are being given a financial incentive to use cleaner, quieter aircrafts and a financial disincentive to use noisy...
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31
October
2018
On 30 October, Royal Schiphol Group received the Henri Sijthoff Award in the ‘non-listed companies’ category for its 2017 Annual Report. Dutch daily Het Financieele Dagblad organises this annual award ceremony for companies that have distinguished...
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31
October
2018
Royal Schiphol Group's Digital Airport Programme has won the 2018 Computable Award in the category 'ICT Project of the Year in a Major Corporation'. The jury was greatly impressed by the results that the airport has managed to achieve in a short peri...
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30
October
2018
This is a press release of the Integral Safety Management System (ISMS) Today, the Dutch aviation sector – united in the Integral Safety Management System (ISMS) – will present the ‘Roadmap Safety Improvement Schiphol’. This roadmap provides an ov...
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25
October
2018
On Sunday 28 October, the new winter schedule takes effect at Schiphol. With seven new destinations added plus nine new routes for airlines, Schiphol once again offers travellers a multitude of direct connections this winter. At the same time, airlin...
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24
October
2018
Royal Schiphol Group N.V. (Schiphol) launched and priced EUR 500 million of green bonds to invest in the sustainability of its airports. Schiphol will invest in clean transportation and green buildings. The senior unsecured bonds are due 5 November 2...
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22
October
2018
Royal Schiphol Group has won the AWVN Award for Most Inclusive Organisation for its broad perspective on inclusive employment within its own organisation, particularly in respect of the coordinating role it plays in the Aviation Inclusive programme: ...
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17
October
2018
British business travellers have again voted Amsterdam Airport Schiphol as ‘Best European Airport’. ...
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12
October
2018
In September of this year, 6.4 million passengers flew from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, meaning the number of passenger flights remained almost unchanged compared with the same period last year. As a result of an increase in average aircra...
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