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Air Malta may Resuming Libyan flights in 2019

By John Lee. Air Malta is reportedly considering resuming scheduled passenger flights to Libya in 2019. According to a report from Malta Independent, the proposed service may operate between Malta International Airport and Tripoli Mitiga. (Source: Malta Independent)

Air Malta Increases Djerba Fllights

Air Malta has announced that it will be increasing its schedule between Malta and Djerba, in Tunisia, with an additional weekly frequency every Tuesday with effect from 16th September 2014. The Maltese airline will therefore be operating three weekly flights to/from the Tunisian city every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. Commenting on this announcement Joe Galea, […]

Air Malta Launches Services to Djerba

Air Malta has introduced scheduled services to Djerba Airport in Tunisia with effect from this Thursday, 7th August 2014. This decision was taken due to increased passenger demand from this airport due to the situation in Libya. The Air Malta flights will be operated twice weekly every Thursday and Sunday until the 23rd October 2014. (Source: […]

Shorooq Handles 25,000 Flights in 2012

Libya's state-owned Shorooq Handling and Ground Services has announced that it handled 24,921 flights in 2012, according to Tripoli Post. The Ministry of Transport said the figures referred only to Tripoli International Airport, although previous data reported from Shorooq appeared to cover all Libyan airports where it had operations. A partial breakdown of flights handled by […]

More Countries Advise Against Libyan Travel

Germany, the Netherlands and Italy have joined Britain in urging their citizens to leave Benghazi over an "imminent and specific threat", according to reports from Financial Times and others. France and Canada have reportedly followed suit, while Australians have been advised against travelling to any part of the country. Air Malta cancelled Thursday's flights to […]

Air Malta announces flights to Benghazi

Air Malta will restart a twice weekly service every Tuesday and Thursday as from Tuesday, 29 May, to Libya’s second largest city, Benghazi. The flights will supplement the daily service to Tripoli, the country’s capital. The decision to operate to Benghazi was taken following a positive report received from Air Malta’s technical team that audited […]