Saturday, January 29, 2011

Egyptair Boeing 777-300 registered SU-GDN diverted to Athens due to bomb threat

Egyptair flight MS778 from LHR (London, UK) to CAI (Cairo, Egypt) diverted to Athens yesterday due to a bomb threat that was received. The plane landed at 20:40L in Athens where it was inspected by the bomb squad. Since no signs of explosive devices were found, the plane was cleared to continue to Cairo but since it was already late in the night the flight was scheduled for today. The plane, a Boeing 777-300 registered SU-GDN, departed at 13:20L from runway 03R.

Boeing 777-300 / SU-GDN / about to depart from rwy 03R

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Armenia Government Airbus A319CJ registered EK-RA01 in Athens

The president of the Republic of Armenia is on an official visit to Greece and arrived yesterday morning on the Armenia Government Airbus A319CJ registered EK-RA01. The plane is parked in Athens airport since then, waiting for the departure flight back to Armenia on Thursday noon.

Airbus A319CJ / EK-RA01 / parked in Athens airport