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2023
30
January
2023
| 08:59 Europe/Amsterdam
As of 1 February, Royal Schiphol Group (RSG) will change the management structure of its own organisation. The current board of directors (DT) will be transformed into a broader operational Executive Team that is responsible for managing the company....
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21
January
2023
| 08:58 Europe/Amsterdam
COO Hanne Buis will leave Royal Schiphol Group on 1 February. A difference of opinion has recently arisen, which the management board and supervisory board have jointly and intensively tried to bridge. The difference of opinion concerns the operation...
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19
January
2023
| 08:46 Europe/Amsterdam
As of March 2023, Joost van Doesburg will be Head of Cargo at Royal Schiphol Group. He succeeds Anne Marie van Hemert, who will be continuing her career outside of Royal Schiphol Group as of February. His appointment is in line with the wishes of Air...
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18
January
2023
| 16:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Over the past few months, a lot of effort has gone into recruiting new colleagues at Schiphol. The starting point is a good travel experience for our travellers and an acceptable workload for all employees. The results so far are positive. As of 26 M...
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13
January
2023
| 09:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol is renewing, renovating and further innovating the baggage basements. This includes preparations for the construction of a new baggage basement with handling system. Building this new basement means that the existing baggage system can be re...
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09
January
2023
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Last year, 52.5 million passengers travelled to, from or via Schiphol. That's a 106% increase compared to 2021 (25.5 million travellers) but still 27% fewer than in 2019 (71.7 million travellers). Eindhoven Airport also did not manage to reach the pr...
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09
January
2023
| 09:09 Europe/Amsterdam
4.1 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in December 2022. In December 2021 that number was almost 2.9 million, in December 2020 1.2 million and almost 5.4 million passengers in December 2019. The number of commercial flights to and from ...
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03
January
2023
| 10:01 Europe/Amsterdam
As of 1 February 2023, Lennert l'Amie will be Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Royal Schiphol Group. He succeeds Sjoerd Blüm, who has held this position since 2017. Lennert has worked for Schiphol since 2014 and currently manages Business Platform ...
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2022
30
December
2022
| 10:19 Europe/Amsterdam
From Monday 2 January to mid-April, Schiphol will be carrying out major maintenance on the Zwanenburgbaan Runway. During this period of works, the runway will not be available to air traffic. This will have an impact on aircraft noise in the area. Th...
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28
December
2022
| 17:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol has reached an agreement with unions VPS, FNV and CNV Publieke Diensten regarding the Schiphol Nederland B.V. Collective Labour Agreement (CLA). The CLA will take effect on 1 April 2023 and ends on 30 September 2024. With this agreement, Sch...
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22
December
2022
| 14:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group N.V (“RSG”) announces today the successful buy back of the 8% of RSG shares that were held by Aéroports de Paris S.A. (“ADP”), i.e., 14,892 shares, representing 8% of RSG’s share capital for a total consideration of c. 420 millio...
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19
December
2022
| 13:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Almost 4 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in November 2022. In November 2021 that number was 3.1 million, in November 2020 0.9 million and 5.3 million passengers in November 2019. The number of commercial flights to and from Schiphol ...
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08
December
2022
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Soon, all ground handling vehicles on the apron at Schiphol will refuel using renewable fuel HVO100. Using this fuel means a 98% reduction in CO2 emissions. The renewable diesel will be used as an intermediate solution until all vehicles run on elect...
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07
December
2022
| 15:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol and partners have started conducting follow-up sustainable taxiing tests. At the airport, a KLM plane drove from Schiphol-Centre to and from a platform near the Zwanenburgbaan Runway with its engines switched off. This way of taxiing can sig...
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06
December
2022
| 08:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group N.V (“RSG”) announces today the successful sale of its remaining stake in Aéroports de Paris S.A. (“ADP”), i.e., 3 869 859 shares, representing c. 3.9% of ADP’s share capital. The transaction consisted in a placement to qualified...
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05
December
2022
| 17:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group N.V (“RSG”) announces today its intention to sell its remaining stake in Aéroports de Paris S.A. (“ADP”) (i.e., 3 869 859 shares, representing c. 3.9% of ADP’s share capital) through a placement to qualified investors, as defined...
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24
November
2022
| 16:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, Spaces Lounge and the adjacent Panorama Restaurant open their doors at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Spaces – part of IWG, the world’s largest provider of flex offices – has joined forces with HMSHost Nederland -market leader in catering in airp...
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16
November
2022
| 18:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group (RSG) has taken a next step in the termination process of the HubLink agreement by entering into an agreement to sell approximately 1.59% of the shares in Aéroports de Paris (ADP) to Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.    Pursu...
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16
November
2022
| 14:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol is giving Lounge 1, the waiting area after the security check for passengers travelling to Schengen destinations, an update. Now that the redevelopment of Departures 1 is complete, Lounge 1 will also undergo a transformation starting from th...
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14
November
2022
| 16:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol calls the joint investment in the accessibility of the Netherlands and the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area announced today by the Transport Region, the Province of North Holland, Municipality of Amsterdam, NS, KLM, ProRail, the Municipality of H...
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11
November
2022
| 09:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Maintenance work will be taking place on the Schiphol-Oostbaan runway from Monday 14 through Friday 18 November and on Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 November. The runway will not be available for air traffic during the runway maintenance. This means that ...
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10
November
2022
| 19:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group (RSG) has taken a next step in the termination process of the HubLink agreement by entering into an agreement to sell 2.5% of the shares in Aéroports de Paris (ADP) to Crédit Agricole Assurances, via its subsidiary Predica. Pursu...
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10
November
2022
| 15:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Almost 4.9 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in October 2022. In October 2021 that number was 3.7 million, in October 2020 1.1 million and 6.4 million passengers in October 2019. The number of commercial flights to and from Schiphol wa...
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09
November
2022
| 14:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group will install up to 10,000 new charging stations for electric vehicles by 2030, spread across the various Royal Schiphol Group airports. Charging stations are key to achieving emission-free airports by 2030. As part of this, all v...
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04
November
2022
| 14:07 Europe/Amsterdam
‘Working together for the future of the Schiphol labour market’ was the theme of the Airport Community Schiphol Event on 3 November. The 15th anniversary of Airport Community Schiphol (LCS) was also commemorated. Naomi Kok-Luís chaired the event, whe...
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04
November
2022
| 12:15 Europe/Amsterdam
In an open letter, Greenpeace has asked Ruud Sondag, Schiphol's CEO, whether he is opting for a sustainable future.   He has the following response:  ‘Interest groups are justified in pushing for a cleaner Netherlands and holding the CEO accountable ...
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02
November
2022
| 15:32 Europe/Amsterdam
When did the first plane land at Schiphol? How many passengers fly through the airport every day? How many countries can you fly to from Schiphol? Children can learn the answers to these questions and many more in the new teaching pack, called ‘Kijk ...
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31
October
2022
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol is extending the compensation scheme for travellers who in recent months arrived at the airport on time but missed their flight as a result of unprecedented waiting times at security. The compensation scheme now applies to the period from 12...
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31
October
2022
| 16:01 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 2.6 million travellers flew from, to or through Schiphol during the autumn holiday (14-30 October 2022). The average waiting time at the security check during this period was 14 minutes. The waiting time was under 60 minutes on almost all d...
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27
October
2022
| 10:03 Europe/Amsterdam
From Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November, and on Monday 7 November and Tuesday 8 November, maintenance works are being carried out on the Kaagbaan Runway. During this period of maintenance, the runway is not available for air traffic. Landing flig...
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