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2022
12
May
2022
| 16:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Passenger numbers at Schiphol are continuing to grow. More and more people are choosing to travel to, from and via the airport again. There were 4.4 million passengers in April. During the May holiday of 2022, there were 2.6 million passengers at Sch...
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06
May
2022
| 16:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol expects to see 57,000 departing passengers pass through its doors this Saturday, with another 63,000 to follow on Sunday. The flight schedule for this weekend has been drawn up in consultation with airlines and travel organ...
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22
April
2022
| 09:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol is expecting holiday crowds during the May break, which officially begins on 30 April. The airport is helping travellers to be as well-prepared as possible for their journey. In addition to the Schiphol app, a webpage containing a variety of...
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14
April
2022
| 16:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, Royal Schiphol Group is publishing a refined, more detailed version of its sustainability plan. Schiphol Group wishes to be a pioneer in making aviation more sustainable. The objectives are for the airports to be emission-free and waste-free b...
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13
April
2022
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
3.7 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in March 2022. In March 2021 that number was almost 0.7 million, in March 2020 almost 2.5 million. Without the effects of COVID-19 on Schiphol, that number was 5.6 million passengers in March 2019....
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12
April
2022
| 13:51 Europe/Amsterdam
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Royal Schiphol Group, Airbus, Royal NLR and TU Delft are entering into a close co-operation to develop the technology needed for climate-neutral flights in 2050. To mark the start of the Flying Vision joint initiative, the f...
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11
April
2022
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Jaap Winter will succeed Louise Gunning as chair of Royal Schiphol Group’s Supervisory Board as of 12 April 2022. After two four-year terms, Louise Gunning is leaving the position as chair and member of the Board....
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29
March
2022
| 09:10 Europe/Amsterdam
A job fair is being held at Schiphol on Saturday 2 April, where potential employees can find out more about the vacancies at the airport. The job fair is a collaboration between Airport Community Schiphol (LCS), UWV, WSP Greater Amsterdam, RWC Greate...
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28
March
2022
| 11:44 Europe/Amsterdam
From Monday 4 April to mid-July, Schiphol will be carrying out major maintenance on the Aalsmeerbaan 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. Because...
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25
March
2022
| 09:02 Europe/Amsterdam
The summer schedule at Schiphol will take effect on Sunday 27 March 2022. Airlines will be offering plenty of direct connectivity at Schiphol this summer. They will be adding nine new destinations and making eighteen additions to existing routes. Sch...
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24
March
2022
| 16:16 Europe/Amsterdam
The aviation sector, FNV (on behalf of the unions), the Dutch government and research institutes will be working together to reduce the amount of ultrafine particles and improve local air quality at Schiphol. Together, the parties will focus on condu...
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24
March
2022
| 13:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol and TNO collaborated with Corendon and KLM to test the use of mist to reduce the amount of ultrafine particles in the air at and around the airport. The parties at Schiphol are carrying out research to see if using this technology can improv...
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14
March
2022
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
At Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, at the touch of a button, a pile driver marked the start of construction of cargo building 17 on the Schiphol-Southeast cargo area. This formed the official starting signal for the construction of a new cargo building d...
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11
March
2022
| 15:12 Europe/Amsterdam
In the Netherlands, many people are joining the movement to lower the heating at home. Starting on March 14th, the temperature at Schiphol will also drop by one degree in the terminal and at the head office. If the whole country lowers the heating by...
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11
March
2022
| 09:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Almost 2.7 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in February 2022. In February 2021 that number was 0.5 million. Without the effects of COVID-19 on Schiphol, that number was 4.7 million passengers in February 2020 and 4.8 million passenger...
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09
March
2022
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol, together with KLM Equipment Services, is conducting a trial with new electric ground equipment for handling large types of aircraft, also known as widebody planes. This trial will develop the version that currently exists for smaller aircra...
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07
March
2022
| 09:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, on 7th March 2022, Royal Schiphol Group publishes its 2021 Annual Report. The report gives an overview of the measures Schiphol Group is taking to emerge from the crisis stronger: building back better. Material aspects form the basis of Schiph...
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18
February
2022
| 10:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol is going to buy two TaxiBots, special towing vehicles that enable aircraft to taxi sustainably. Schiphol is Europe’s first airport to start using TaxiBots. The investment is part of Schiphol's plan to speed up the process of making aviation ...
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18
February
2022
| 07:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, 18 February 2022, Royal Schiphol Group publishes its Annual Results for 2021. The recovery of air traffic at Royal Schiphol Group's airports was gradual last year, with a slow start, an upturn during the summer months, and then a slowdown at t...
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14
February
2022
| 12:30 Europe/Amsterdam
2.5 million passengers flew from, via or to Schiphol in January 2022. In January 2021 that number was 0.9 million. Without the effects of COVID-19 on Schiphol, that number was 5.1 million passengers in January 2020 and 5,0 million passengers in Janua...
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11
February
2022
| 14:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has once again received the ‘Voice of the Customer’ recognition from Airports Council International (ACI). ACI, the global overarching organization of airport companies,  has granted the recognition of Schiphol's efforts ov...
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10
February
2022
| 13:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol's Notifly app gives people living in the area around Schiphol an insight into current and expected air traffic at their location. As of this week, the app is providing air traffic predictions for even more places around Schiphol thanks to th...
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10
February
2022
| 12:03 Europe/Amsterdam
During the pre-Valentine's Day period, Schiphol will handle almost 4,000 tonnes of flowers, including the ever-popular roses. This represents an increase compared to the same period over the past four years. The increase can be explained by the deman...
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04
February
2022
| 10:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, the first self-service shop is opening at Schiphol Plaza. It’s called Gate 24/7 and it contains ten vending machines, each with a different range of products. The product range comes from  eight retailers already located at Schiphol Plaza....
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01
February
2022
| 10:55 Europe/Amsterdam
As of today, 41 measuring posts around Schiphol are using a smarter algorithm to link noise to flights more accurately. The algorithm can more precisely identity and distinguish aircraft noise from background traffic or weather-related noise. This de...
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12
January
2022
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Jan Willem Weissink, director of Schiphol Commercial, will be leaving Royal Schiphol Group on 1 March 2022. He will be taking on a new position as CEO of Reggeborgh Vastgoed. Weissink was director of Schiphol Real Estate (SRE) for five years. He beca...
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07
January
2022
| 11:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Jaap Winter joins the Supervisory Board of Royal Schiphol Group. Schiphol Group's shareholders have agreed to this. Winter is appointed for a period of four years. ...
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06
January
2022
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
In 2022, Birgit Otto’s second and final term as Chief Operations Officer (COO) at Royal Schiphol Group is ending. She will leave Royal Schiphol Group on 1 June 2022. Birgit Otto has been working at Royal Schiphol Group for 21 years in Operations, Ass...
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04
January
2022
| 16:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Last year, 25.5 million passengers travelled to, from or through Schiphol. That's a 22% increase compared to 2020 (20.9 million travellers) and a 64% decrease compared to 2019 (71.7 million travellers). Eindhoven Airport saw traveller numbers increas...
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2021
16
December
2021
| 15:46 Europe/Amsterdam
As of today, a new aircraft bridge over the A4 motorway is in use at Schiphol. This aircraft bridge is part of the project to turn the only remaining single-lane taxiway, taxiway Quebec, at Schiphol into a dual one. There is a structure of dual taxiw...
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