Chopin Airport in 2021 serviced 7,473,734 passengers, cargo transports also saw a marked improvement during the ongoing pandemic, a Wednesday press release shows.
In the first three quarters of 2021, Polish airports serviced over 12.9 million passengers, the Civil Aviation Authority (ULC) announced on Thursday.
There was no bomb threat to a Ryanair plane flying from Athens to Vilnius, which was forced to land in Minsk on May 23 only to arrest a Belarusian dissident onboard the aircraft, Polish prosecutors have concluded.
Air travel within Polish airspace increased in November but it is still below the level recorded before the coronavirus pandemic, figures released by the Polish Air Navigation Services Agency (PAZP) showed.
A 16-strong team uncovered over half a ton of the wreckage buried in specially dug pits. The engine was missing and despite finding an airman’s boot no bodies of the crew were found.
A plane belonging to Poland's Enter Air made an emergency landing in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Saturday due to engine problems, a Polish government official wrote on Twitter.
A Covid-19-positive British citizen has been detained at the Lodz airport after trying to fly out of the country on a doctored coronavirus test certificate.
In 2019, specialists managed to locate the crash site of the WWII US Airforce Flying Fortress in Jordanów Śląski where they have now discovered human remains thought to belong to the aircrew.
The Spitfire BM597 served with the 315 (City of Dęblin) squadron and the 317 (City of Wilno) squadron, part of the Polish Air Force under the command of the Royal Air Force from RAF Woodvale in Southport, the plane’s home of operations, but served mainly in the North-West from a base in Blackpool, the home of the Polish Airforce during WWII.
Another plane carrying evacuees from Kabul is on its way to Warsaw, the deputy head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday.