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Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Airport information
IATAAMS
ICAOEHAM
Airport typePublic
OwnerSchiphol Group
OperatorSchiphol Group
ServesAmsterdam, Netherlands
LocationHaarlemmermeer
Hub
*Amsterdam Airlines *Arkefly *Corendon Dutch Airlines *Delta Air Lines *KLM *Martinair *Transavia *Tristar Air *Vueling
Elevation-3 m (-11 ft)
Statistics2010
Passengers(+)45,300,000
Freight (tonnes)(+)1,500,000
Aircraft movements(-)386,319

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Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (c-eniconˈʃɪpɒl;

, -nlˈlʏxtˌɦaːvə(n) ˈsxɪpɦɔl) is the Netherlands' main international airport, located 20 minutes (4.9 NM) southwest of Amsterdam, in the municipality of Haarlemmermeer. The airport's official English name, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, reflects the original Dutch word order (Luchthaven Schiphol). The airport used to have the IATA code of SPL, which has fallen into disuse and has been replaced by AMS. The airport is the primary hub for KLM, Martinair, Transavia, Amsterdam Airlines and Arkefly. The airport also serves as a European hub for Delta Air Lines. It is considered to be an Airport City.


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