COVID-19 Impact on EUROCONTROL Member States - Greece


EUROCONTROL has released a briefing on the impact of COVID-19 on aviation in Greece.

The briefing (available for download below in English and Greek) provides key facts and graphics and is one of a series covering the impact of the crisis on countries across Europe.

It includes a specific country-level forecast, which shows that in the (most likely) Scenario 2, 2024 traffic in Greece is expected to achieve 92% of the 2019 level.

More information on the recent forecasts produced by EUROCONTROL can be found here.

The briefing includes also information on airports, the major airlines, market segments and traffic flows, including:

  • Total flights lost since 1 March 2020: 350,000 flights;
  • Current flight status: 1020 daily flights or -47% vs 2019 (7-day average);
  • Traffic forecast: 47% of 2019 in 2021 & 69% in 2022;
  • GDP: +1.9% in 2021 & +12.0% in 2022 (vs. previous year);
  • Vaccination: 26.38 per hundred people fully vaccinated;
  • Busiest airport: Athens with 483 average daily flights (-35% vs. 2019);
  • Busiest airline: Aegean with 234 average daily flights (-41% vs. 2019).


COVID-19 Impact on EUROCONTROL Member States - Greece - June 2021
COVID-19 Αντίκτυπος στα κράτη μέλη του EUROCONTROL - Ελλάδα - Ιούνιος 2021