Plane Lands Safely at Athens Airport After Apparently Fake Bomb Threat
Greek F-16 fighter jets were mobilized to intercept a plane purported to be carrying a bomb. The plane in question was a Boeing 737 belonging to Ryan Air which headed from Poland to Athens International Airport, Eleftherios Venizelos, located...
World’s Best Airlines for 2022
The Skytrax World Airline Awards 2022, held at the Langham Hotel in London, unveiled the year's best airlines on Friday.
British Couple Lands on Greece’s Zakynthos Instead of Spain
The European low-budget airline Ryanair sent a British couple to the Greek island of Zakynthos rather than their intended destination of Spain -- and they are refusing to apologize for the blunder. Although most people would love a surprise getaway...
Greek Passenger on Harrowing Belarus Flight Diversion Drama
Passengers -among them a Greek national- described the scene inside plane that was ordered by Belarus to change course and land in Minsk
EU Calls on European Airlines to Avoid Belarus Airspace
The European Union urged EU-based airlines to avoid Belarus's airspace on Monday after the country diverted a flight from Athens to Vilnius.
Belarus’ “Hijacking” of Athens to Vilnius Flight Sparks International Outrage
The sudden diversion of an Athens to Vilnius flight by Belarus on Sunday has been described as "state hijacking" and sparked global outrage.
Belarus Dictator Forces Athens to Vilnius Flight to Land in Minsk
A Ryanair flight from Athens to Vilnius, Lithuania was forced to land in Belarus to allegedly facilitate the arrest of a dissident to President Alexander Lukashenko on Sunday. Aboard the plane was Roman Protasevich, a 26-year-old journalist who has criticized...
Ryanair Adds 74 New Greek Flights to Summertime Roster
The Irish budget airline Ryanair announced 74 new Greek flights for Summer, making its flight roster the largest ever for Greece.
Ryanair Launches 14 New Routes To and From Greece for 2020
Ryanair, Europe's largest low-cost airline, announced recently that it will add fourteen new routes to and from Greece in 2020. These new routes will come in addition to its already-massive network of flights which connect most of the country's mainland...
Ryanair Plane Hit By Lightning Over Paphos; No Injuries Reported
A Boeing 737-8AS aircraft belonging to the Ryanair fleet was hit by a lightning strike over Cypriot airspace on Tuesday night. The plane, which took off from Riga, Latvia, was heading to Paphos international airport in Cyprus when the incident...