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2022
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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25
October
2022
| 15:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol now has a section of road and several parking bays made from recycled plastic. Schiphol, PlasticRoad, PreZero and VolkerWessels Infra Schiphol collaborated to construct the road and parking bays - located close to the Kaagbaan Tunnel - using...
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21
October
2022
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Ruud Sondag will be Royal Schiphol Group's new CEO from 1 November 2022. The Supervisory Board appointed him ad interim until 31 August 2023. He forms Schiphol Group's management team together with Robert Carsouw (Chief Financial Officer, CFO) and Ha...
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21
October
2022
| 11:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Maastricht Aachen Airport (MAA) and Royal Schiphol Group have reached an agreement in principle to start a strategic partnership. Schiphol will acquire a 40% interest in MAA for €4.2 million. As a result of this agreement, the parties will invest in ...
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12
October
2022
| 16:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Almost 5.2 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in September 2022. In September 2021 that number was 3.4 million, in September 2020 1.3 million and 6.5 million passengers in September 2019. The number of commercial flights to and from Sch...
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06
October
2022
| 15:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Talks between Schiphol, the unions FNV and CNV and security companies have led to a negotiated agreement on a new social package to structurally improve the terms and conditions of employment at the airport. The aim is to attract more security staff ...
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06
October
2022
| 15:20 Europe/Amsterdam
The digital support Schiphol and partners offer to lorry drivers in finding a suitable place to wait has won a Computable Award 2022 in the category Large Business Project. Together, CTC Amsterdam Westkant, Port of Amsterdam, Wallenborn, Be-Mobile an...
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04
October
2022
| 17:41 Europe/Amsterdam
From Monday 10 to Friday 14 October, maintenance works are being carried out on the Polderbaan Runway. During this period of works, the runway is not available for air traffic. Primarily the Zwanenburgbaan and Buitenveldertbaan runways are going to b...
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30
September
2022
| 14:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Together with security companies and unions, Schiphol is working to improve its terms of employment and employment conditions. On the one hand, the airport is reducing the number of local departing passengers in the coming period due to the current l...
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29
September
2022
| 17:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol will place a cap on the number of travellers that can depart from the airport, after consulting with airlines, which are not happy about it. Airlines need longer-term planning. The airport expects to do so until the end of March. There will ...
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26
September
2022
| 09:09 Europe/Amsterdam
From Monday 26 September to Sunday 2 October, maintenance works are being carried out on the Zwanenburgbaan Runway. During this period of works, the runway is not available for air traffic. The Buitenveldertbaan Runway will be used more frequently as...
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22
September
2022
| 10:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Philip van Noort is set to be the new Director Security and Hedzer Komduur the new Director Safety & Environment at Royal Schiphol Group. After the departure of Wilma van Dijk, who was appointed Director Rotterdam The Hague Airport on 1 September, an...
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16
September
2022
| 12:23 Europe/Amsterdam
The security companies working at Schiphol, in the coming months, will supply fewer security guards than they previously indicated. As a result, Schiphol will have to lower the maximum number of locally departing passengers per day by an average of 1...
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15
September
2022
| 12:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Yesterday evening, Dick Benschop handed in his notice to the Supervisory Board as President Director & CEO of Royal Schiphol Group. The Supervisory Board has accepted his resignation. The Supervisory Board is looking for a successor as soon as possib...
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14
September
2022
| 14:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Almost 5.3 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in August 2022. In August 2021 that number was 3.8 million, in August 2020 1.9 million and 6.8 million passengers in August 2019. The number of commercial flights to and from Schiphol was 37...
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12
September
2022
| 15:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol has asked several airlines to cancel flights today between 16:00 and 23:00. Staffing levels at security today are lower than what Schiphol had requested of the security companies. As a result, there is a shortage of security personnel and th...
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01
September
2022
| 12:06 Europe/Amsterdam
The Schiphol Banenplan, a jobs programme that aims to provide employment at Schiphol for 750 people with a disadvantage on the labour market over the course of three years, has reached a milestone. More than 500 people have found work so far. The job...
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