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2021
16
April
2021
| 17:42 Europe/Amsterdam
A full year after the partnership with the municipality of Amsterdam began, 132 people with a disadvantage on the labour market have started work at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in the past year, despite the coronavirus crisis. This result was achieved...
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16
April
2021
| 15:55 Europe/Amsterdam
In 2019, Schiphol started a strategic partnership with BAM, Heijmans and VolkerWessels with the core aim of maintaining the existing infrastructure at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The cooperation with these three Dutch construction companies will last...
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15
April
2021
| 10:22 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 660,000 passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in March. In March 2020, the month when Schiphol felt the first major effects of COVID-19, that number was 2.4 million. In March 2019, 5.6 million passengers travelled through Schiphol. The n...
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08
April
2021
| 15:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Eindhoven Airport, Rotterdam The Hague Airport and Groningen Airport Eelde are going to carry out tests with electric flying. The trial is supported by the Royal Schiphol Group and NLR - Royal Netherlands Aerospace Centre. In the shared learning envi...
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30
March
2021
| 07:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Research carried out by Schiphol and partners in the sector has shown that sustainable taxiing uses at least 50% less fuel than standard taxiing. This can lead to significant environmental benefits as planes produce fewer emissions at the airport. Th...
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16
March
2021
| 10:36 Europe/Amsterdam
The number of flights to and from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in February fell by 70% to a total of 10,655 (34,992 in February 2020). This resulted in a total of more than 500,000 passengers who travelled to, from or via Schiphol (4.7 million in Febru...
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08
March
2021
| 11:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, 8 March 2021, Royal Schiphol Group publishes its Annual Report 2020, containing the management report and our financial results. The report addresses the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Schiphol and the aviation sector and details Schiphol’...
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05
March
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol and Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) are introducing 16 new measures to the multiannual programme for reducing noise nuisance and improving the living environment around Schiphol that was presented last year. These include research...
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19
February
2021
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, 19 February 2021, Royal Schiphol Group publishes its Annual Results for 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic has had an unprecedented impact on the airports of Royal Schiphol Group and theaviation industry as a whole. The number of passengers at Amster...
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17
February
2021
| 10:20 Europe/Amsterdam
The number of flights to and from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in January fell by 61% to a total of 14,666 (37,567 in January 2020). This resulted in a total of almost 870.000 passengers who travelled to, from or via Schiphol (5 million in January 2020...
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15
February
2021
| 09:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Car park users at Schiphol can now pay their parking fees contactless by scanning the QR code on their car park ticket using their smartphone. Schiphol Parking, the official provider of parking services at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, is the first one...
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08
February
2021
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Synkero, a project development start-up, was launched during the European Conference for Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF). Synkero aims to develop a commercial plant for the production of SAF. This so-called “e-fuel” will be produced using green hydro...
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04
February
2021
| 09:21 Europe/Amsterdam
From this year onwards, Royal Schiphol Group will be joining forces in the area of advertising by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to collaborate with the three regional airports of Royal Schiphol Group: Eindhoven Airport, Rotterdam The Hague Airport and -...
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03
February
2021
| 09:31 Europe/Amsterdam
The Supervisory Board has appointed Robert Carsouw as Royal Schiphol Group’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) as of 1 April. This means he will be part of Schiphol Group’s Management Board and will succeed Jabine van der Meijs, who is stepping down afte...
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01
February
2021
| 13:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol has started a trial with an autonomous baggage tractor that will take baggage to the aircraft on the apron. The aim of the trial is to discover whether this technology is safe and efficient and how self-driving vehicles can be integrated wit...
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14
January
2021
| 11:07 Europe/Amsterdam
The number of flights to and from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in December fell by 59% to a total of 15,902 (38,425 in December 2019). This resulted in a total of 1.2 million passengers who travelled to, from or via Schiphol (5.4 million in December 20...
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07
January
2021
| 11:05 Europe/Amsterdam
From 25 January to 26 April, Schiphol will be carrying out major maintenance on the Polderbaan Runway (18R-36L). During the activities, the runway will not be available for air traffic. This will affect aircraft noise in the surrounding area.Activiti...
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04
January
2021
| 10:29 Europe/Amsterdam
A total of 20.9 million passengers travelled from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol last year, a decrease of 71% compared to 2019. Eindhoven Airport saw passenger numbers drop to 2.1 million and Rotterdam The Hague Airport to 0.5 million, decreas...
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2020
28
December
2020
| 15:36 Europe/Amsterdam
More than sixty companies participating in the Vaccines Gateway Netherlands (VGN) task force have joined forces at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to enable safe, secure and swift transport of the corona vaccines from manufacturer to end user, now that th...
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17
December
2020
| 13:33 Europe/Amsterdam
The number of flights to and from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in November fell by 61% to a total of 14,858 (37,802 in November 2019). This resulted in a total of 0.9 million passengers who travelled to, from or via Schiphol (5.3 million in November 20...
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16
December
2020
| 20:55 Europe/Amsterdam
We are facing tremendous challenges in these times of COVID-19. It affects us all. The government is urging us not to travel unless absolutely necessary. Schiphol and the airlines are doing everything they can to make travel responsible and safe. We ...
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09
December
2020
| 16:23 Europe/Amsterdam
The Royal Netherlands Marechaussee is investigating a suspicious situation on board an aircraft at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. All passengers have left the aircraft and a part of Pier D is closed for further investigation. For the time being, there a...
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08
December
2020
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Miriam Hoekstra-van der Deen has announced that she will be leaving Schiphol as director of Airport Operations & Aviation Partnerships. Patricia Vitalis will take her place as of 1 March 2021.Miriam Hoekstra-van der Deen: “Coronavirus has required us...
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04
December
2020
| 15:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Trans-Atlantic partners Delta Air Lines and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines are launching COVID-tested flights from Atlanta to Amsterdam, effective December 15, 2020. The airline partners have worked with the Dutch Government, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and...
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01
December
2020
| 08:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Neste, the world’s leading provider of renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel, has acquired a minority stake in Aircraft Fuel Supply B.V. (AFS). AFS is the owner and operator of the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol fuel storage company.“Our ambitio...
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23
November
2020
| 11:01 Europe/Amsterdam
A new emission-free airport hotel shuttle bus service has been announced by the municipality of Haarlemmermeer, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and Koninklijke Horeca Nederland (KHN) Haarlemmermeer. The latter party also represents the partnering airport ...
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16
November
2020
| 10:19 Europe/Amsterdam
In October, the number of flights to and from Schiphol declined by 56% to a total of 19,614 (44,503 in October 2019). This resulted in a total of 1.14 million passengers who travelled to, from or via Schiphol (6.43 million in October 2019), represent...
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03
November
2020
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Jabine van der Meijs (CFO and Management Board member) has announced that she will be declining a second four-year term as a director of Royal Schiphol Group. Her first term ends on 1 April 2021.  Jabine van der Meijs: “This was not an easy decisi...
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03
November
2020
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol Group is pleased to announce that it has closed a EUR 400 million sustainability linked Revolving Credit Facility with ABN AMRO, BNP Paribas, ING, NatWest, Rabobank, SMBC as bookrunning mandated lead arrangers. ING acted as Coordinator and S...
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02
November
2020
| 08:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group will be the full owner of the Cargonaut cargo information platform with effect from 1 November 2020. The platform ensures the exchange of information between all cargo parties at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. ...
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