Friday, July 19, 2024

Royal Schiphol Group finalises deal to buy stake in Maastricht Airport

Royal Schiphol Group has finalised a landmark deal to purchase a 40% stake in Maastricht Aachen Airport (MST), becoming the second shareholder in the airport alongside the province of Limburg. Officially signed on the 8th June, the €4.2 million investment will see Maastricht Aachen Airport join Royal Schiphol Group, securing its future in a strategic partnership committed […]

60 seconds with Schiphol Cargo’s Maaike van der Windt

Maaike van der Windt, now director aviation marketing, cargo and customer experience (ACC), Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has two decades of experience working in the aviation industry and joined Schiphol Group as head of aviation marketing last year after working in a number of senior management roles for Brisbane Airport, Australia. ACW: You have taken your […]

Schiphol PGA shows the benefits of collaboration

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is often cited as model for transparency and competence in handling pharma shipments. In 2016, this competence was given concrete form with the setting up of Pharma Gateway Amsterdam (PGA), an alliance between Schiphol Group, Air Cargo Netherlands and 23 pharma logistics companies with the aim of establishing Schiphol as the best […]

VIDEO: Cargo’s Vital Role

In this AZura Productions video, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol head of cargo, Jonas van Stekelenburg discusses the hub airport’s role and the importance of cargo at Schiphol. Schiphol is one of the busiest cargo airports in Europe, handling over 1.6 million tonnes of cargo in 2015 on its five runways. The 13-strong group of companies including airlines, forwarders […]

Cargonaut receives two million euros to modernise

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol’s information platform, Cargonaut, is to receive an investment of two million euros ($2.2 million) to modernise the system. Half the money will come from a Top Sector Logistics grant, with the remainder provided by Dutch Customs, Logius, Air Cargo Netherlands, Schiphol Group and Cargonaut. The two million euros will be invested in […]