Mytilene International Airport

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Mytilene International Airport
Odysseas Elytis
Διεθνής Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Μυτιλήνης Οδυσσέας Ελύτης"
Mytilini airport.jpg
IATA: MJTICAO: LGMT
MJT is located in Greece
MJT
MJT
Location of airport in Greece
Summary
Location Mytilene, Greece
Elevation AMSL 60 ft / 18 m
Coordinates 39°03′24″N 026°35′54″E / 39.05667°N 26.59833°E / 39.05667; 26.59833Coordinates: 39°03′24″N 026°35′54″E / 39.05667°N 26.59833°E / 39.05667; 26.59833
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 7,894 2,406 Asphalt
Source: World Aero Data [1]

Mytilene International Airport (also known as Odysseas Elytis) (IATA: MJTICAO: LGMT) is an airport in Mytilene, on Lesbos Island, Greece. The airport has one small terminal that services both International and Domestic flights. The airport is 8 kilometres from Mytilene. The airport was established in 1948 with an unpaved runway of 1200 meters long and 30 meters wide. Over the years the runway was paved and in 2000 the latest runway extension to 2400 meters was made. The airport has a duty-free shop, café-bar and also several car rental agencies. On the northern apron the Mytilene Air Club has a little area which has been appointed by the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority. The area has a little hangar and a club house.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aegean Airlines Athens, Thessaloniki
Seasonal: Munich
Air Berlin Seasonal: Düsseldorf, Munich
Aviolet
operated by Air Serbia
Seasonal charter: Belgrade
Austrian Airlines
operated by Tyrolean Airways
Seasonal: Vienna
Corendon Dutch Airlines seasonal: Amsterdam
Minoan Air Seasonal: Heraklion
Niki Seasonal: Vienna
Sky Express Chios (PSO) , Heraklion, Lemnos (PSO), Rhodes (PSO), Samos (PSO), Volos[2]
Thomas Cook Airlines Seasonal charter: Birmingham (begins 23 May 2015), London-Gatwick, Manchester
Transavia.com Seasonal: Amsterdam
Travel Service Airlines Seasonal charter: Brno,[3] Ostrava,[3][4] Prague[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "HCAA Airport Mytilene – Lesvos". Retrieved 1 March 2014. 
  2. ^ http://www.skyexpress.gr
  3. ^ a b c "Brenna – Ostrov Lesbos: Letový řád". Retrieved 10 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "Ostrava Airport". Retrieved 10 February 2013.