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# schiphol - Monday 9 March, 2020

MH17 murder trial begins despite suspects still being at large

Four men are charged and are likely to go on trial in absentia.

# schiphol - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Security alert over at Amsterdam airport after hijack alarm is triggered 'by mistake'

The Royal Military Police had said that a “suspicious situation” on board a plane was being investigated.

# schiphol - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Three dead in Netherlands and flights suspended at Schiphol airport following violent winds

Most Dutch rails services have also been suspended.

# schiphol - Friday 15 December, 2017

Police shoot knife-wielding man at Amsterdam Airport

Police say the situation is now secure.

# schiphol - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Passenger plane skids along Amsterdam runway during heavy winds

No passengers were injured.

# schiphol - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Man arrested due to 'suspicious situation' at Amsterdam airport Schiphol This post contains videos

Man arrested due to 'suspicious situation' at Amsterdam airport

Part of the building was evacuated.

# schiphol - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Meet the dog that works in an airport returning people's lost property Sniffed Out

Meet the dog that works in an airport returning people's lost property

Sherlock the beagle works for KLM, returning items in a special little backpack.

# schiphol - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Lack of flights to Cork hampering business in region

Cork Chamber of Commerce calls for an increase in flights to boost growth in the south of Ireland.

# schiphol - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

F16s escort plane to Schiphol after 'hijacking' mix-up

Two F16s were scrambled to escort a flight to the ground after its pilot failed to make contact with the ground.

# schiphol - Monday 14 May, 2012

2010 fall in Irish air passenger numbers was EU's worst

Figures compiled by Eurostat show that passenger numbers in Ireland fell by a greater proportion than those of any other.

# schiphol - Monday 13 February, 2012

Suspect arrested as Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport evacuated in bomb threat

An airport spokesman said two departure halls have been evacuated after a threat received earlier this morning.

# schiphol - Monday 14 November, 2011

Dublin Airport body scanner tests delayed until 2012

Meanwhile, today the European Commission adopted guidelines concerning the use of the controversial scanning machines at airports across the EU.

# schiphol - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Dublin Airport to begin trial on new full-body scanners

Here’s how you might look with the new scanners, which will be trialled on staff only for 18 months beginning in November.