Planes stand frozen in time on runway of Cypriot airport abandoned

June 8, 2018 3:00 pm

A long-abandoned airport has become a barren graveyard for planes – a far cry from its heyday when it welcomed hundreds of thousands of holidaymakers wanting to bask in the sun. Nicosia International Airport, once the main airfield for Cyprus, has taken on a ‘ghostly’ appearance after being been shut...

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Cyprus Cabbies in work stoppage Wednesday

December 17, 2017 2:18 pm

Nicosia and Larnaca taxi drivers announced on Sunday they will stage a two-hour work stoppage on Wednesday outside Larnaca airport. The work stoppage will be between 8.30 am and 10.30 am on Wednesday in protest against “the illegal activities of companies at the Larnaca airport” that affected the cab profession...

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Hijacked airplane lands in Larnaca

March 29, 2016 6:21 am

A plane landed at Larnaca airport at 8:50 which has been reportedly hijacked after taking off from an airport in Egypt, a police source said. The hijackers took control of the plane at 8:30, the police source said without revealing any dditional information over the destination, the airline and the...

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