Poland's flag carrier, PLL LOT, carried 634,104 passengers in February 2023, the company announced on Tuesday.
Poland's LOT national airline expects to post a net profit of over PLN 100 million (EUR 21 mln) for 2022, the airline said on Monday.
Janusz Wawrowski from Konin in Wielkopolska had been performing with the Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra when he was told by ground crew that he could not bring his instrument on board and would have to wait FIVE hours for another flight.
Poland's LOT airline had cancelled all flights to Kyiv, Lviv and Odessa in Ukraine in connection with Russia's invasion of the country.
PLL LOT, Poland's flagship airline, carried about 4.2 million passengers in 2021, a significantly higher number compared to just 3.1 million in 2020, the first year of the coronavirus pandemic, the airline has reported.
LOT Polish Airlines is following the situation in Ukraine closely and will change its service to the country if advised to do so by the civil aviation authorities.
LOT, Poland's national airline, has sued the US aircraft maker Boeing in a court in Seattle, demanding damages of at least PLN 1 billion (USD 250 million) due to the grounding of Boeing 737 Max aircraft which LOT had purchased.
Mateusz Morawiecki made the announcement during a joint press conference with Ambassador of Afghanistan to Poland Tahir Quadiry in Warsaw on Thursday.
Another plane with evacuees from Afghanistan landed at Warsaw's Chopin airport on Sunday morning. According to a PAP source, there were 80 people on board.
In total, 260 people have been evacuated from Afghanistan to Poland so far, the head of the Prime Minister's Office told PAP on Saturday morning.