Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Frae Wikipedia
Lowp tae: navigation, rake
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
Luchthaven Schiphol
Airport teep Public
Awner Schiphol Group
Operator Schiphol Group
Serves Amsterdam, Netherlands
Location Haarlemmermeer
Hub for
Elevation AMSL -11 ft / −3 m
Coordinates 52°18′29″N 004°45′51″E / 52.30806°N 4.76417°E / 52.30806; 4.76417Coordinates: 52°18′29″N 004°45′51″E / 52.30806°N 4.76417°E / 52.30806; 4.76417
AMS is located in Amsterdam
Location within Greater Amsterdam
Direction Length Surface
m ft
18R/36L 3,800 12,467 Asphalt
06/24 3,500 11,483 Asphalt
09/27 3,400 11,155 Asphalt
18L/36R 3,400 11,155 Asphalt
18C/36C 3,300 10,827 Asphalt
04/22 2,014 6,608 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Passengers Increase52,527,699
Freight (tonnes) Increase1,531,086
Aircraft movements Increase425,565
Economic & social impact $27.3 billion[2]
Sources: CBS[3] Schiphol Group[4] and AIP[5]

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (Dutch: Luchthaven Schiphol, Dutch pronunciation: [ˈlʏxtˌɦaːvə(n) ˈsxɪpɦɔl]) (IATA: AMSICAO: EHAM) is the main internaitional airport o the Netherlands, locatit 20 minutes (4.9 NM (9.1 km; 5.6 mi)[5]) soothwast o Amsterdam, in the municipality o Haarlemmermeer. It is the fowert busiest airport in Europe in terms o passengers.

Schiphol is the primar hub for KLM an its regional affiliate KLM Cityhopper as well as for Arkefly, Corendon Dutch Airlines, Martinair an The airport serves as a European hub for Delta Air Lines an as a base for Vueling an aw. Schiphol is considered tae be a airport ceety. The airport's offeecial Inglis name, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, reflects the oreeginal Dutch wird order (Luchthaven Schiphol).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

Bibliografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Heuvel, Coen van den. Schiphol, een Wereldluchthaven in Beeld, Holkema & Warendorf, 1992, 978-9-0269-6271-4

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Template:Haarlemmermeer navbox