Tag: Schiphol Airport

Suspected ground handler killed by jet engine at Schiphol Airport

Suspected ground handler killed by jet engine at Schiphol Airport

A person was killed at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport on Wednesday evening after falling into an aircraft engine. The incident took place on a flight operated by KLM, the Netherlands' flag carrier. It is suspected the victim could be a ground handler who was pushing back the aircraft before it t...

Court Decision to Halt Schiphol Airport Flight Cuts is ‘Reprieve’ for Passengers, Airlines, and the Dutch Economy

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) reacted positively to the decision by the Dutch court to uphold the legal challenges lodged by IATA, KLM and other airlines against the Dutch government’s ‘experimental regulation’ to cut Schiphol airport’s flight limit to 460,000 from Novem...

Swissport Wins Qatar Airways Cargo Business in Amsterdam, Manchester And Birmingham

Swissport and Qatar Airways Cargo renewed their agreement covering airport ground services and cargo handling at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The contract includes ramp handling and air cargo warehousing as well as handling of general cargo, pharmaceuticals, dangerous goods and temper...

TaxiBot Semi-Robotic Towing Tractor to Trial at Schiphol Airport.

Today Schiphol and Smart Airport Systems announce it’s trial for sustainable taxiing at Schiphol airport in cooperation with the partners Air Traffic Control Netherlands (LVNL), the Ministry of I&W, Corendon Dutch Airlines, KLM, Transavia, EasyJet and handlers Dnata and KLM Ground Services. ...

Schiphol Airport signs long term contract with BEUMER Group

Royal Schiphol Group has awarded, as a result of a European tender, BEUMER Group one out of two framework agreement contracts covering future baggage handling projects as part of the Group's objective to expand, replace and/or modify Amsterdam Schiphol Airport's baggage handling system over the com...

Royal Schiphol Group invests in new electric ground power units (E-GPUs)

Royal Schiphol Group is investing in new electric ground equipment for aircraft handling purposes, with Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and other Schiphol Group airports  already using several electric ground power units (E-GPU). Schiphol designed the mobile E-GPUs in collaboration with ITW GSE and ...

Schiphol Airport using Veovo tech to boost paxex

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol´s investment in the Veovo BlipTrack Guest Predictability solution has resulted in some significant and positive changes to the way Schiphol understands passenger movement and has led to considerable experiential improvements, both parties have stated. The tech company ...

China Aviation oil acquires Navires Aviation Limited

Source: Singapore Business Review. China Aviation Oil (CAO) has acquired UK-registered jet fuel supply company, Navires Aviation Limited (NAL) for around $8m. NAL's principal activities is to supply jet fuel to the aviation industry in Europe but it also provides marketing to a lesser extent. NAL ...

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