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NEWS Thursday, 26 March 2015 |

Gebr Heinemann acquires 60% stake in Schiphol Airport Retail

Schiphol Group and Gebr Heinemann today established a joint venture for the retail operations of liquor, tobacco and confectionary in the shopping area after ticket and passport control at Amsterdam Schiphol.

NEWS Friday, 05 October 2012 |

200 tarantulas found by customs at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Hundreds of rare tarantulas – and other creepy crawlies – have been confiscated by Dutch customs officials at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol after they were discovered hidden in a suitcase on a flight from Peru.
NEWS Monday, 06 August 2012 |

Heathrow's pod system could be rolled out to other airports

Airports including Amsterdam Schiphol and Stockholm Arlanda have expressed an interest in Heathrow’s unique pod transport system.

NEWS Wednesday, 18 July 2012 |

Schiphol installs 'solar panel field'

Amsterdam Schiphol has installed 9,500sqm of solar panels at Schiphol-Northwest.
NEWS Thursday, 03 November 2011 |

Schiphol signs €175m refinance deal

The Schiphol Group has successfully signed a new €175 million revolving credit facility with a syndicate of five major banks.

NEWS Tuesday, 06 September 2011 |

Amsterdam Schiphol's eco-friendly drive

Environment-conscious Amsterdam Schiphol has revealed that 40 its ground support vehicles are now 100% powered by biodiesel.
NEWS Monday, 18 July 2011 |

Schiphol to speed up immigration with electronic border gates

Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport is set get 36 new Automated Border Control Systems (ABCS) by the end of the year, in an attempt to speed up the immigration process for passengers.

NEWS Monday, 11 July 2011 |

Schiphol opens new general aviation terminal

Amsterdam Schiphol–East has opened a new 6,000sqm multi–functional general aviation terminal to cater for the 4,500 private and business flights that the airport handles each year.

NEWS Wednesday, 23 March 2011 |

Employment on the rebound at Amsterdam Schiphol

Figures released by Amsterdam Schiphol show that employment at the airport fell 0.3% over the last year compared with the previous year’s drop of 7.7%.

AIRPORT PROFILES Friday, 14 January 2011 |

More than just billboards


Is enough being made of the opportunities to earn advertising revenue across the airport site? Philip Weake investigates.

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