connect with us
Greece's latest tourism industry news by Greek Travel Pages (gtp)

Helipads For Greek Island Destinations

The construction of four new helipads, three in the Aegean and one on an Ionian island, were announced last month by the government – Ithaca, Dodecanese, Patmos, Tinos, Lesvos.

All four projected helipads will be able to operate day and night for helicopters of up to 15 meters – 30 meters for the facility on Ithaca. Now, if the capital’s hospitals could create helipads tourists could feel more secure in case of a health emergency.

In related development, the transport ministry also clarified that the Athens-Leros air link will be included in the so-called “unprofitable” domestic routes, as it meets relevant European Union criteria. Leros is in the northern Dodecanese, south of Patmos.

Follow GTP Headlines on Google News to keep up to date with all the latest on tourism and travel in Greece.
About the Author
This is the team byline for GTP. The copyrights for these articles are owned by GTP. They may not be redistributed without the permission of the owner.

Add your comment

*