Latest News for: Malta airports


Infrastructure Malta gets €21m European funds for Luqa, Kirkop road projects

Independent Online 02 Jul 2022
... Malta €21.8 million EU funds for Luqa Junction Project and Kirkop Tunnels and Airport Intersection Project ... It will also improve access to the Malta International Airport and to the Malta Freeport, two strategic locations for several sectors of the Maltese economy.

Air Malta transfers six Amsterdam flights to Rotterdam airport

Independent Online 01 Jul 2022
... in Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, Air Malta said Friday it has been compelled to transfer six flights scheduled to operate between Malta and Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), to instead operate to Rotterdam Airport (RTM).

Riddle of RAF bomber on an Italian seabed is SOLVED: Crew of sunken WWII plane ...

The Daily Mail 30 Jun 2022
The bomber left at 12.45am on June 15, 1942 from Luqa airport in Malta to observe the naval traffic in the area around the Pantelleria island ... The bomber took off at 12.45am on June 15, 1942 from Luqa airport in Malta to observe the naval traffic in the area around the Pantelleria island.

Air travel: Agius calls out government for its ‘failure to protect national interest in Europe’

Independent Online 29 Jun 2022
Agius expressed dismay how the new rules bind Malta with significantly higher costs in air travel while making exemptions for competing islands and smaller airports across Europe ... the airports in the so called ‘Outermost regions’ of the EU which does not include Malta.

How an American on vacation survived after Malta denied her a life-saving abortion

Yahoo Daily News 29 Jun 2022
An American woman vacationing in Malta who was denied a life-saving abortion while miscarrying was able to get care in Spain, the same day Roe v ... Malta is one of only a few countries in the European Union to ban abortion ... “But this is Malta.” ... Prudente left the hospital in Malta in an ambulance that drove straight to the airport.

Commission approves €12m aid measure to compensate MIA for damage caused by pandemic

Independent Online 28 Jun 2022
The European Commission has found a €12 million Maltese aid measure in favour of the owner and operator of Malta International Airport plc to be in line with EU state aid rules, the Commission said in a statement ... As a result, the Malta international airport ...

Pharmacies opening today 9am to 12pm & 4 to 7pm

Independent Online 26 Jun 2022
Valletta. Empire Pharmacy (Branch), 46 Melita Street; Marsa. Vivien Pharmacy, Patri Magri Street; Żebbuġ. Santa Marija Pharmacy, 40, Għasfura Street; Birkirkara. Brown's Pharmacy, 32, Fleur-de-Lys Road; San Ġwann ... H ... Malta International Airport.

Air Malta celebrates 45 years since first flight to Zurich

Independent Online 24 Jun 2022
To celebrate this milestone, Air Malta with the collaboration of Zurich Airport, Discover the World, Air Malta’s representatives in Switzerland and the Malta Tourism Authority, organised an anniversary event at the viewing terrace ...

Woman who had miscarriage on Malta trip can't get abortion

Independent Online 24 Jun 2022
A pregnant American woman who suffered an incomplete miscarriage while vacationing in Malta will be airlifted to a Spanish island on Thursday for a procedure to prevent infection because Maltese law prohibits abortion under any circumstances, the woman's partner said ... According to their plans, an ambulance will take Prudente to Malta's airport.

Woman who had miscarriage on Malta trip can’t get abortion

Jamaica Observer 23 Jun 2022
Malta is the only European Union member nation that outlaws abortions for any reason ... The couple from Issaquah, Washington, a town near Seattle, arrived in Malta on June 5 for a long-awaited vacation ... Like Malta, Mallorca is an island in the Mediterranean Sea ... According to their plans, an ambulance will take Prudente to Malta’s airport.

Ryanair announces €20 million investment in a maintenance and repairs facility in Malta

Independent Online 21 Jun 2022
CEO of Ryanair Eddie Wilson addressed a press conference on Tuesday, announcing the substantial investment which allows for the airline to carry out repairs and operations at the Malta International Airport ... The Malta Maintenance Project’s €20 million.

Gozo Business Chamber CEO hits out at fast ferry operators 'monopoly' after agreement on timetables

Independent Online 20 Jun 2022
Their only direct public transport option as things stand is the X1 which runs between Cirkewwa and the Malta International Airport, but Scicluna said that this sometimes suffers from punctuality problems and also tends to be full due to tourists using it.

Emirates to increase Malta-Dubai flight frequency to five times a week

The Malta Independent 14 Jun 2022
... journey to Dubai International Airport, landing at 0105hrs ... The flight then leaves Larnaca at 1220hrs and lands at Malta International Airport at 1405hrs.

May traffic through Malta International Airport 18% below 2019 levels

Independent Online 13 Jun 2022
Signs of the comeback of air travel continued to be observed by the Malta International Airport, with May becoming the second consecutive month to surpass the half a million passenger mark, a statement by MIA read ... 81.4% of the seats available on flights operated to and from Malta International Airport were occupied during the month of May.