Air travel within Polish airspace is picking up but it is still below the level recorded before the coronavirus pandemic, show the results of a new study by the Polish Air Navigation Services Agency.
A false bomb alert forced a Sunday Ryanair flight from Dublin to Krakow in south Poland into an emergency landing in Berlin, the French AFP news agency reported on Monday morning.
Poland has banned Belarusian airlines from entering Polish airspace, a government spokesman announced on Wednesday.
Poland wants to turn the investigation into the forced landing of the Ryanair flight from Athens to Vilnius by the Belarusian authorities into an international case, Polish Justice Minister and Prosecutor General Zbigniew Ziobro has said.
Poland's Prosecutor General has ordered an investigation into the forced landing on Sunday of a Ryanair flight in Minsk, the National Prosecutor's Office spokesperson has told PAP.
Irish low-cost airline Ryanair plans to resume almost 200 routes to and from Poland from July 1 as part of its summer flight schedule after a suspension due to the coronavirus epidemic in Poland, the company said on Monday.
Last year, the Irish low-cost carrier Ryanair serviced 13.2 million passengers in Poland. This year's plans provide for a growth to 14.2 million, the Puls Biznesu daily reported on Friday.
Warsaw's Chopin airport has announced new connections this winter season from national carrier LOT and Hungarian budget airline Wizz Air, while Kraków (southern Poland) has announced six new connections and Katowice (southern Poland) 12 new routes.
Ryanair, the Irish budget airline, will launch in June next year flights from Katowice in southern Poland to Allghero on the island of Sardinia in the Mediterranean Sea, Ryanair and Katowice Airport announced on Friday.
The trainees will be schooled according to Ryanair standards in order to join the company's aircrews as quickly as possible.