Warsaw’s Chopin Airport had its busiest month since the start of the pandemic in August with more than a million passengers using its services, an 80 percent rise on last year.
Air traffic in Poland could enjoy a strong summer season in 2022, although it will still fail to hit the highs of 2019, a deputy infrastructure minister has told PAP.
Another plane carrying evacuees from Kabul is on its way to Warsaw, the deputy head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday.
The ninth Polish flight with Afghan evacuees has landed safely in Warsaw, Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak informed on Polish Radio on Tuesday morning.
The head of the Prime Minister's Office said, on Monday, that an aircraft with over 70 evacuees from Afghanistan will land in Warsaw in the afternoon, and another 100 people will be flown in later tonight.
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.
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's flag airline LOT has suspended all flights to Belarus, and has re-routed its flights crossing Belarusian airspace, the airline informed PAP on Tuesday.
Polish flag-carrier LOT has cancelled all flights to Tel Aviv due to worsening violence in Israel and the Gaza Strip, the airline's spokesperson announced on Thursday.