Newsroom Schiphol (schiphol)

2018
26
March
2018
| 13:24 Europe/Amsterdam
This summer, as always, the flights from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol offer numerous options for beautiful European or intercontinental destinations. The 2018 summer schedule started on Sunday 25 March. This summer, we are welcoming a new airline to...
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14
March
2018
| 10:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Maintenance works will be carried out on Runway 18R-36L from Sunday evening 25 March through Sunday 15 April. Runway 18R-36L will therefore be taken out of service during this period. Various types of activities will be carried out over three weeks. ...
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22
February
2018
| 11:44 Europe/Amsterdam
CEO and President of Royal Schiphol Group Jos Nijhuis: “Of course, I understand that the Minister has to put due diligence first. On the other hand, the Dutch aviation sector now has to wait even longer for a political and social decision made 10 ...
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15
February
2018
| 11:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has won two awards in the annual Global Traveler Tested Reader Survey. Readers of the prestigious American travel magazine Global Traveler crowned the national airport as the winner in the categories ‘Best Shopping Airport’...
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06
February
2018
| 12:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group has appointed Anne Hustinx (39) Director of Corporate Legal. She will be taking over for Jan-Willem Prakke, who will be launching his own business in the field of Legal and Compliance as of 1 April. Anne Hustinx has been emplo...
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29
January
2018
| 14:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group has temporarily appointed Richard Emmerink (47) as Director of Corporate Development. He succeeds the role from Peter van Grinsven, who leaves Royal Schiphol Group to become CEO of Accelerator, starting February 1. Accelerator is...
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2017
21
November
2017
| 14:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Henk Jan Gerzee (44) will be the new Chief Digital Officer (CDO) of Royal Schiphol Group. He will be focusing on further digital transformation and technological innovation at the airport. Gerzee succeeds Roy Scheerder, who held the position on an in...
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17
October
2017
| 15:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Connecting a passenger bridge to an aircraft within sixty seconds? Pretty soon, this will no longer be a pipe dream. Schiphol and bridge supplier CIMC-TianDa have signed a contract for the development of a robotic passenger bridge. Smart ICT and sens...
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07
September
2017
| 17:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Today Amsterdam Airport Schiphol opens its renovated Holland Boulevard. The public area between Departure Lounges 2 and 3 has been developed to meet the needs of passengers wishing to step out of the travel process for a while. Amsterdam Airport Schi...
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16
August
2017
| 13:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has announced its new parking products. As car park P2 will no longer exist, the airport has been looking for alternatives to ensure that everyone still has access to good parking facilities. Schiphol needs more room to ...
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23
March
2017
| 14:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol is ready for summer! Planning a city trip to Porto or a business conference in Graz? These and almost 200 other destinations are just a short flight from Amsterdam. Or want to get away to a different continent? With more than 100 direct conn...
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14
March
2017
| 13:56 Europe/Amsterdam
TUI fly is the first airline which, together with Schiphol and other airports all over the world, has agreed to join forces in the years ahead in order to become more sustainable. This is specified in the ‘Airports Sustainability Declaration’ which w...
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16
February
2017
| 11:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is less expensive for airlines than all of its major competitors in Western Europe. This was shown by a study conducted by SEO Economic Research and commissioned annually by the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environmen...
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09
January
2017
| 17:35 Europe/Amsterdam
  Ladies and gentlemen, Happy New Year! And on behalf of Els, Birgit, André and myself, I hope that it’s a year in which things go well for you, your loved ones and your organisation. This is our first New Year’s reception as Royal Schiphol Gro...
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09
January
2017
| 08:35 Europe/Amsterdam
                        In its anniversary year, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol welcomed a record 63.6 million passengers, representing an increase of 9.1% over 2015. Eindhoven Airport also saw its passenger number...
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2016
27
October
2016
| 15:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Going on holiday or doing business abroad? Chances are you'll be flying directly to your destination from Schiphol again this winter. Strong growth The festive touch that has characterised the airport as it celebrates its 100th birthday this ye...
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19
July
2016
| 17:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol needs more room to accommodate the growth in the number of passengers and air transport movements. It has therefore embarked on numerous major construction projects, including a new pier and terminal, the renovation and exp...
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08
July
2016
| 12:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol is preparing for its busiest summer ever. For the first time in the airport's 100-year history, passenger numbers will exceed 200,000 per day. Over the summer holidays, the counter will reach 200,000 or more arriving, departing and transfer ...
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08
July
2016
| 12:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has been voted ‘Favourite International Airport 2016’ by Canadian travel agents. This is the twelfth time that the airport has won this prestigious award. Over 4500 travel agents voted in the awards. Schiphol came out on...
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17
June
2016
| 16:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol Group has once again successfully concluded contracts regarding the development of the expansion of Mainport Schiphol. Arcadis Design and consultancyfirm Arcadis will deliver the final design for modifications to the landside infrastru...
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02
June
2016
| 20:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, 2 June 2016, the security firms at Schiphol (G4S, I-SEC and Securitas) and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol have reached agreement with FNV Security on further improvements to the working conditions of security staff at Schiphol. The agreement compl...
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26
May
2016
| 14:54 Europe/Amsterdam
This is a joint press release by security firms G4S, I-SEC and Securitas and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Yesterday evening, on 25 May 2016, the security firms working at Schiphol and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol met with FNV Security to discuss the w...
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24
May
2016
| 15:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Yesterday afternoon (23 May 2016), the trade unions CNV Vakmensen and De Unie Security, the security firms G4S, I-SEC and Securitas, which operate at Schiphol, and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol entered into agreements in the ‘Standing Times’ working gro...
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17
May
2016
| 13:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol deeply regrets the FNV’s announcement of plans for collective action at Schiphol airport starting this week. Schiphol is a client of the security firms I-SEC, Securitas and G4S. These three businesses employ the security...
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04
May
2016
| 11:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has won several awards at Routes Europe, the annual conference which is mainly attended by European airlines and airports, in the Polish city of Krakow. Schiphol won the Routes Award in the category of airports with over 20...
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20
April
2016
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The May holiday period starts on Friday 22 April. Schiphol is pleased that many holidaymakers have chosen to travel via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The airport will be deploying extra staff at this busy time. Passengers are also asked to prepare well...
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26
February
2016
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
E.A. (Els) de Groot (born 1965) was reappointed Chief Financial Officer and member of the Management Board of Schiphol Group with effect from 1 May. Ms De Groot has served in this position since 1 May 2012. The reappointment applies to a second fo...
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2015
20
July
2015
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol Group announces today that as per October 1st Mrs. Tanja Dik has been appointed as Director Consumer Products & Services. Mrs. Dik will report to the CCO, Mr. Maarten de Groof. ...
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03
June
2015
| 06:00 Europe/Amsterdam
At 5 am this morning, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol switched over to central security. Schiphol is now using five large central checkpoints. The 130 security lanes at the gates are no longer required. As a result of this major overhaul, Schiphol now off...
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