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2021
21
October
2021
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol, together with other parties in the Dutch aviation sector, is investigating extra measures to further reduce the levels of ultrafine particles at the airport and therefore improve local air quality. Research carried out by the independent in...
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15
October
2021
| 07:57 Europe/Amsterdam
After the introduction of the coronavirus passport and the relaxation of a significant proportion of the measures, the number of travellers is picking up again this autumn holiday. Schiphol is expecting about 2 million travellers to travel through th...
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14
October
2021
| 15:57 Europe/Amsterdam
3.4 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in September 2021. In September 2020 that number was 1.3 million. In September 2019, without the effects of COVID-19 on Schiphol, 6.5 million passengers travelled through Schiphol. The number of fl...
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08
October
2021
| 09:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, Royal Schiphol Group’s Supervisory Board appointed Dick Benschop as President and CEO of Royal Schiphol Group for a second term of four years. This second term will begin on 1 May 2022.  ...
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06
October
2021
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
On 1 November 2021, Tony Chisnall is leaving the position of director of Schiphol’s Capital Programme. The programme, which manages several large construction projects, is coming to an end.As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the programme in its cu...
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30
September
2021
| 13:46 Europe/Amsterdam
The Travel Retail Award ‘Best Sense of Place’ that Amsterdam Airport Schiphol won last week at the Travel Retail Consumer Forum in London shows that international passengers feel that the local identity, i.e. the Netherlands, is most visible at Schip...
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27
September
2021
| 09:39 Europe/Amsterdam
The Aalsmeerbaan runway will be undergoing maintenance from 27 September to 13 October, after which the Kaagbaan runway will then undergo maintenance from 13 to 22 October. During the runway maintenance, the relevant take-off/landing runways will not...
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24
September
2021
| 16:48 Europe/Amsterdam
In the area surrounding Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, a pilot project has been launched to find out whether pigs might be able to help ward off birds on airport grounds and in the immediate vicinity. The 20 pigs will be foraging on a two hectare plot o...
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23
September
2021
| 15:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol is going to turn around 75 Passenger Assistant positions - part of Passenger Operations - into permanent positions. These are currently filled by temporary agency workers. The reason why Schiphol is doing this is that the airport is taking a...
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14
September
2021
| 15:01 Europe/Amsterdam
3.8 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in August 2021. In August 2020, when Schiphol felt major effects of COVID-19, that number was 1.9 million. In August 2019, 6.8 million passengers travelled through Schiphol. The number of flights t...
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13
September
2021
| 16:23 Europe/Amsterdam
The European Commission has awarded €25 million in funding to a consortium with 29 parties called TULIPS, led by Royal Schiphol Group. The funding is part of the European Green Deal, to develop innovations that facilitate the transition to low-carbon...
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16
August
2021
| 13:07 Europe/Amsterdam
3 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in July 2021. In July 2020, when Schiphol felt major effects of COVID-19, that number was 1.3 million. In July 2019, 6.7 million passengers travelled through Schiphol. The number of flights to and fr...
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05
August
2021
| 09:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and HMSHost International will donate returnable deposits for small PET bottles to Amref Flying Doctors and Made Blue. These two charities will use the money to fund clean drinking water projects in Africa. Dozens of donati...
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30
July
2021
| 13:03 Europe/Amsterdam
As of this week, passengers can use the Schiphol app to order food and drinks and make contactless payments for these at any time. The orders can be picked up in the food & beverage facilities across the security control at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol...
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28
July
2021
| 17:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Aéroports de Paris and Royal Schiphol Group will not renew the HubLink industrial cooperation agreement, which will expire on 30 November 2021*. The current agreements provide a mechanism to unwind the cross-shareholding between Aéroports de Paris an...
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16
July
2021
| 12:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol, Wageningen University & Research (WUR) and the Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR) are conducting research into an innovative technology to reduce the amount of ultrafine particles in the air and improve local air quality. They are investiga...
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14
July
2021
| 14:35 Europe/Amsterdam
1.7 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in June 2021. In June 2020, when Schiphol felt major effects of COVID-19, that number was 472,000. In June 2019, 6.5 million passengers travelled through Schiphol. The number of flights to and from...
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09
July
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Schiphol-Oostbaan runway will be under maintenance between 12th and 23rd July, and therefore unavailable for air traffic. During this period, the small commercial aircraft that usually take off or land from this runway will use one of the other r...
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08
July
2021
| 10:01 Europe/Amsterdam
From now on, passengers travelling abroad via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol will see a new positioning strategy for retail and catering outlets at the airport. The focus is on the total online and offline shopping experience and international consumers,...
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30
June
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Today Schiphol is reopening the Privium ClubLounge West. The renovated Privium ClubLounge West – previously known as Privium Airside Lounge – is now larger than what it was before. The Lounge is an addition to the service offered by a Privium Plus me...
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29
June
2021
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The corridor connecting Lounge 4 and M Pier has been transformed from a passageway into a pleasant waiting area. The remodelling of this corridor has created a larger waiting area for travellers. Sustainability was at the heart of the M corridor rede...
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24
June
2021
| 09:05 Europe/Amsterdam
As of 1 September 2021, Esmé Valk will be director of Human Resources at Royal Schiphol Group. She succeeds Heleen Kuijten, who has decided to leave Royal Schiphol Group. ...
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17
June
2021
| 14:59 Europe/Amsterdam
At Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, passengers are set to make use of a new-and-improved Departure Hall 1. The addition of a number of elements, including a mezzanine floor, has provided more space for security, check-in and waiting areas. Passengers not ...
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16
June
2021
| 13:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Together with Connected Transport Corridor (CTC) Amsterdam West Side, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is launching a pilot project that will enable lorry drivers to find a safe waiting place online if they are unable to load and unload immediately upon ar...
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16
June
2021
| 10:04 Europe/Amsterdam
As of 15 August 2021, Anne Hustinx will be director of Procurement & Contracting at Royal Schiphol Group. She succeeds Job Verkerke, who will be furthering his career outside Royal Schiphol Group at Heijmans N.V. Anne will also be staying on as direc...
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15
June
2021
| 14:35 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 1.1 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in May 2021. In May 2020, when Schiphol felt major effects of COVID-19, that number was 208,000. In May 2019, 6.4 million passengers travelled through Schiphol. The number of flights to a...
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03
June
2021
| 09:31 Europe/Amsterdam
From now on, passengers can start shopping at Schiphol from home or on their way to the airport. In collaboration with partners Schiphol Airport Retail (SAR) and Kappé, Schiphol is launching a Click & Collect pilot that allows passengers to view and ...
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02
June
2021
| 08:29 Europe/Amsterdam
The new Notifly app gives Schiphol’s neighbours an insight into air traffic at their location by providing real-time information. Local residents can use the app to check current and expected air traffic and runway use up to 24 hours ahead. In the ev...
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28
May
2021
| 11:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol will be conducting maintenance works on the Zwanenburgbaan Runway from Monday 31st May until Monday 21st June. The runway will not be available to air traffic while these works are going on. Air traffic will make more frequent use of the Bui...
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21
May
2021
| 09:15 Europe/Amsterdam
The Self Service Units at the airport offer information in the 17 most common languages, meaning that 4 out of 5 passengers at Schiphol can be helped in their own language. Travellers can choose from Dutch, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Russ...
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