Nearly 50 people took advantage of the free flight home.
US Ambassador to Poland Georgette Mosbacher on Twitter on Wednesday expressed her thanks to the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and to LOT Polish Airlines for helping US citizens return to the US during this difficult time.
Andrzej Duda told a press conference that the first plane carrying medical equipment from China will land in Poland on Thursday, with more air deliveries expected within days.
Dubbed “a true friend of Poland” by the Polish ambassador in London, Jim Auton, a bomb aimer serving in 178 Squadron, took part in perilous missions to keep Polish combatants equipped during the ’44 Uprising.
The high-tech aircraft will be at the forefront of the country’s air defence for decades to come.
Polish air carrier PLL LOT on Friday announced that it is suspending all of its flights to Beijing as of January 31.
Locals have known for decades that the aircraft had come down in the forest as fragments of it were often being found scattered across the ground. But the fact that the wreckage still contained human remains came as a surprise to the historians.
Iran's admission to shooting down a Ukrainian airliner over Tehran on Wednesday is an appropriate move which confirms that an agreement is being sought and de-escalation is visible, Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak said on Saturday.
Polish President Andrzej Duda and Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki offered their condolences on Wednesday over the Ukrainian plane crash in the Iranian capital city of Tehran on Wednesday.
President Andrzej Duda has sent a letter of condolence to Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev after the death of 12 people in a passenger plane crash at Almaty airport.