Schiphol passenger numbers rise in Q1

Almost 10 million passengers used Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport in the first three months of this year, 6.6% more than in the same 2006 period. The number of flights rose 8% to over 99,000 and freight transport was up 2.2% to 374,000 tonnes, reported Schiphol on Tuesday morning.

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