On July 05 – 08, more than 40 scientists visited Minsk for The 3rd International Symposium on Euro-Asian Biodiversity, organised by Belarusian State University and Turkey's Pamukkale University.
Hosted by the Hellenic Air Navigation Service Provider, the second edition of BLUE MED Functional Airspace Block (FAB) Airspace Users meeting was held in Athens on April 06.
In response to soaring demand for flights and package holidays to Greece, Jet2.com launched its inaugural flight from East Midland Airport to Halkidiki on May 25, with services from Manchester and Edinburgh due to follow.
Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) participated in this year's Moscow International Travel and Tourism Exhibition (MITT).
During December 2016, passengers at Athens International Airport reached 1.35 million, corresponding to an increase of 14.3 percent compared to 2015.
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) introduced a new direct route between Stockholm and Ibiza following the company's efforts to increase the amount of flights and seats to southern Europe this coming summer.
Following a qualitative investigation, the Greek National Tourism Board announced that results revealed that nine out of 10 visitors of Greece are satisfied with their experience in the country.