Schiphol Airport

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (Dutch: Luchthaven Schiphol): (IATA: AMS, ICAO: EHAM) is the Netherlands' main international airport, located 20 minutes (9.1 km - 5.6 mi) 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 The airport used to have the IATA code of SPL, which has fallen into disuse and has been replaced by AMS.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. Schiphol is an important European airport, ranking as Europe's 5th largest and the world's 15th largest by total passenger traffic. It also ranks as the world's 6th largest by international passenger traffic and the world's 17th largest for cargo tonnage. 45.3 million passengers passed through the airport in 2010, a 4% increase compared with 2009. Schiphol main competitors in terms of passenger traffic and cargo throughput are London Heathrow Airport, Frankfurt Airport, Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport and Madrid-Barajas Airport.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amsterdam_Airport_Schiphol

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