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Parkeren op en bij Schiphol

Passagiers die met de auto naar Schiphol gaan, hebben de keus tussen parkeren op de luchthaven zelf of in de buurt van Schiphol. Wat kost dat en hoe bevalt dat?

Daarvoor kun je verschillende sites raadplegen, zoals Lang parkeren Schiphol of Parkeervergelijker. De parkeerterreinen P1 en P2 op Schiphol liggen op loopafstand van de vertrekhal en zijn bedoeld voor kort parkeren. De tarieven zijn €4 per uur tot maximaal €27 per dag en vanaf de vierde dag €22,50 per dag.

P3 ligt verderaf en is bedoeld voor...
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Shortly after takeoff the captain made an announcement over the intercom:

"Ladies and gentlemen, this is your captain speaking. Welcome to Flight Number 293, nonstop to Los Angeles. The weather ahead is good and, therefore, we should have a smooth and uneventful flight. Now sit back and relax...OH, MY GOD!"

Silence followed, and after a few minutes, the captain came back on the intercom and said: "Ladies and gentlemen, I am so sorry if I scared you earlier. While I was talking to you, the flight attendant accidentally spilled a cup of hot coffee in my lap....
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What is better for me: KLM or Lufthansa?

Due to a job change I will have to travel a lot by air in the near future. I am planning to enroll in a frequent flyer program to earn miles for upgrades. I live in the Netherlands and I can choose between Lufthansa and KLM. Which program is the best given my goal to upgrade my tickets? Ben Koning   Airline Passenger Guru’s answer: Ben, it is wise to ask this question before enrolling in any program. Flying Blue is Air France/KLM’s frequent flyer program, while Miles & More is Luftansa’s program. On KLM you cannot...
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Hard landing

During the final approach of San Jose airport, the captain really has to fight it on a very windy and bumpy day.

After an extremely hard landing, the flight attendant says:

"Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to San Jose. Please remain seated with your seat belts securely fastened while the captain taxis what is left of our airplane to the gate.”

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