Tag: Greek airports

Passengers from the UK test negative for Covid-19 1

Passengers from the UK test negative for Covid-19

All passengers who arrived on direct flights from the United Kingdom on July 15-16, have so far tested negative for Covid-19. According to government sources, 1,366 tests were carried out on July…

Greek airports open to flights from the United Kingdom

Greek airports open to flights from the United Kingdom

The first direct flight from the UK landed at Ioannis Kapodistrias airport in Corfu on Wednesday. To celebrate, the plane was welcomed with a water arch. It is recalled that Greece’s borders…

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International arrivals on the increase post summer season

The Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) released data on Thursday showing an increase on international arrivals in October, compared to the same period last year. According to the SETE report international passenger arrivals…

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More than 35 million passengers move through Greek airports

According to the Civil Aviation authority, Greek airports saw a 4.7% increase in passenger traffic reaching over 35 million passengers. Passenger traffic at airports increased by 4.7% in the first seven months…

Airport upgrades completed in Zakynthos, Kavala and Chania 2

Airport upgrades completed in Zakynthos, Kavala and Chania

Fraport Greece announced it has completed works at the airports of Zakynthos, Kavala and Chania, and was moving full speed ahead with upgrade projects at the facilities on Samos, Lesvos, Rhodes, Skiathos, Aktion and Kefalonia – to be…

Regional airports see passenger traffic increase 7

Regional airports see passenger traffic increase

Greece’s regional airports saw an increase in passenger numbers in January 2019 noting a 12.3% increase compared to January 2018, according to an announcement Monday by Fraport Greece. In its announcement, Fraport…

Greek airports reach record breaking numbers in 2018 9

Greek airports reach record breaking numbers in 2018

Greece’s airports reached an all-time historic high with over 63.7 million travellers making their way through Greek airports on 532,631 flights in 2018. According to the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA) data for…

Burger King opening up at Athens International Airport 13

Burger King opening up at Athens International Airport

Well-known American fast food chain Burger King is opening up their second store at a Greek airport, this time at Athens ‘Eleftherios Venizelos’ International Airport. The news comes after the popular burger…

Greek airports announce record breaking year 15

Greek airports announce record breaking year

Greece’s airports have peaked with international visitors in 2018, recording an additional 680,000 passengers in the January-October period and a 9.6 percent increase in the number of flights, compared to the whole year in…

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Airports around Greece break all- time record

Airports throughout Greece have seen a record-breaking 10 percent rise in passenger traffic from January through to September this year, with the Civil Aviation Authority reporting more than 53 million passengers during this…

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Greece’s airports nationwide reach record numbers

Greece’s airports nationwide have reached new heights, welcoming over 34.4 million passengers in the first seven months of the year, which marks a 10.1 percent rise from this time last year, according to the Hellenic…

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Greece’s airports break all-time records in 2017

Greece’s airports hit an all-time high in 2017, breaking records nationwide and serving a total of 482,410 flights, which saw a 2.7 percent increase compared to 2016 at 469,553 flights, the country’s…

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