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Thessaloniki airport “Macedonia” in Greece selected by the airline industry
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Thessaloniki airport “Macedonia” in Greece selected by the airline industry

Panos - Aug 26, 2019

Thessaloniki Airport “Makedonia” was nominated by leading airlines and shortlisted for the «World Routes Airport Marketing Awards». This is the first time that a Greek regional airport…

Man arersted at Athens Airport with over 6kg of heroin
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Man arersted at Athens Airport with over 6kg of heroin

Panos - Jul 16, 2019

A man carrying over 6kg of heroin was arrested at the Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” on Monday. The 50-year-old foreign man, who was in transit from…

Passenger traffic up by 7.6% at Athens International Airport for June
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Passenger traffic up by 7.6% at Athens International Airport for June

Panos - Jul 04, 2019

Passenger traffic at the Athens International Airport of Eleftherios Venizelos recorded a 7.6% rise for the month of June reaching 2.6 million people, according to preliminary statistics.…

Brazilian woman arrested at Athens airport for drug trafficking
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Brazilian woman arrested at Athens airport for drug trafficking

Panos - Jun 12, 2019

A 32-year-old Brazilian woman was arrested on Sunday afternoon at the Athens International Airport “El. Venizelos” while trying to smuggle large quantities of cocaine into Greece. Police…

New mega airport of Constantinople on its way to completion
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New mega airport of Constantinople on its way to completion

Panos - Apr 08, 2019

“This is not just an airport. It’s a monument to victory,” is how posters around the terminal describe Istanbul’s colossal new airport. That remains to be seen.…

Athens airport concession contract extension approved by Parliament
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Athens airport concession contract extension approved by Parliament

Panos - Feb 15, 2019

A wide majority of Parliament MPs on Thursday approved of a finance ministry draft bill extending the concession for the Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport of Athens. Deputies…

Court of Audit reportedly OK’s contract to extend Athens Int’l Airport concession by 20 years
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Court of Audit reportedly OK’s contract to extend Athens Int’l Airport concession by 20 years

Panos - Nov 16, 2018

Greece's Court of Audit has reportedly approved of a contract to extend the concession for the Athens International Airport by 20 years. The concession extension, submitted to…

Record-breaking August for Athens International Airport with 2.88mln passengers
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Record-breaking August for Athens International Airport with 2.88mln passengers

Panos - Sep 06, 2018

A spectacular increase of 13.3%, the second largest this year, was recorded in August in terms of passenger traffic at Athens International Airport “El. Venizelos”. According to…

Passenger traffic at Greek airports up 10.1% in Jan-Jul 2018 period (yoy); figure at 34.38 mln
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Passenger traffic at Greek airports up 10.1% in Jan-Jul 2018 period (yoy); figure at 34.38 mln

Panos - Aug 29, 2018

Passenger traffic at Greece's commercial airports increased by 10.1 percent (yoy) in the first seven months of the year, benefitting primarily from overseas traffic. According to data…

Phone call for bombs at Athens International Airport
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Phone call for bombs at Athens International Airport

makis - Jul 12, 2018

Security forces at the Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” are on high alert, following an anonymous phone call before 6:30 pm claiming there were explosive devices planted…

Athens int’l airport posts passenger traffic hike for Jan-Apr 2018 period
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Athens int’l airport posts passenger traffic hike for Jan-Apr 2018 period

Panos - May 07, 2018

Figure for the first four months of 2018 show increased passenger traffic at Athens' Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (AIA), continuing a trend from 2017. For April 2018…

Change in names of FYROM airport and national highway to start
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Change in names of FYROM airport and national highway to start

Panos - Feb 08, 2018

The placement of the road signs with the new names of the FYROM airport and the national highway will start within the next few days, following the…

Passenger traffic up 8.1% at Athens Int’l Airport over first nine-month period
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Passenger traffic up 8.1% at Athens Int’l Airport over first nine-month period

Panos - Oct 06, 2017

Passenger traffic at Athens' Eleftherios Venizelos international airport increased by 7.8 percent in September 2017 (yoy), as 2.29 million passengers passed through its gates. The increase is…

The transformation of Athens International Airport
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The transformation of Athens International Airport

Panos - Jun 06, 2017

The transformation of Athens International Airport. - Functional and aesthetical changes in both areas of 9,000 m2 και 15,000 m2 (24,000m2 – areas not yet defined) -…

Only one offer submitted for new Iraklio airport project
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Only one offer submitted for new Iraklio airport project

Sokratis - Oct 29, 2016

A single offer was submitted in the tender for the construction and operation of a new airport for Iraklio at Kastelli on Crete. The consortium of local…

Extension to bidding deadline for Crete airport
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Extension to bidding deadline for Crete airport

makis - Sep 29, 2016

Greece has extended the deadline for bids to build and operate a new airport on Crete to replace the aging Iraklio Airport to October 27, a senior…

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Athens airport wins World Routes award

Panos - Sep 28, 2016

Athens International Airport has received another distinction from World Routes, the biggest global airline networking forum on Tuesday, voted by airline companies with a special honorary award…

Indian firm said to be eyeing Iraklio airport
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Indian firm said to be eyeing Iraklio airport

Sokratis - Aug 27, 2016

Indian airport operator and construction firm GMR Infrastructure is reportedly pondering an offer for the development of an airport in Kasteli, in the Iraklio prefecture of Crete.…

Environmental terms for Thessaloniki hydroplane airport approved
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Environmental terms for Thessaloniki hydroplane airport approved

makis - Aug 08, 2016

The Ministry of Environment and Energy has issued a decision approving the environmental terms for the creation of a hydroplane port in Thessaloniki. Aside from Thessaloniki, environmental…

Cocaine smuggler nabbed at Athens International Airport
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Cocaine smuggler nabbed at Athens International Airport

makis - Jul 18, 2016

A 24-year-old Venezuelan woman faced an Athens prosecutor on Monday on charges of drug smuggling after officers at Athens International Airport discovered that she had swallowed nearly…