Posts Tagged ‘Greece’

Air traffic control radar. (Photo by Photodune)

Party Balloon Knocks Greek Air Traffic Radar Offline

A Greek air traffic control radar was knocked offline when a child's helium-filled balloon floated into power lines and cut power.
by NYCAviation Staff

An Aegean 737-400 (SX-BGX) on short final at Amsterdam. (Photo by Joop Stroes)

Greece Flights Canceled Ahead of Air Traffic Controllers Strike Wednesday October 5

Airlines serving Greece have canceled some or all flights on Wednesday, Oct. 5th, in preparation for a nationwide, 24-hour strike scheduled for civil workers.
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Greece Offers $1.3 Million Reward for Suspected Terrorist who Escaped Prison via Helicopter… Twice

Greek authorities have offered a €1 million reward for the capture of a bank robber who escaped from prison using a helicopter on two occasions and has been associated with a terrorist group.
by BNO News



Delta to Begin A330 Service on JFK-Athens (ATH) and JFK-Venice (VCE)

Delta Air Lines introduces their newly acquired (via their merger with Northwest) Airbus A330 aircraft on June 1st, serving Athens, Greece (ATH) and Venice, Italy (VCE) from JFK.
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