Tag: Malta International Airport

Photo of the week: Ready for takeoff

A pilot performs a pre-flight checklist right before taking off to his destination at the Malta International Airport.

Sophie sniffs out €11,400 in undeclared cash

The Customs Anti-Money Laundering Team along side with the assistance of the Canine Team intercepted a total amount of €77,750 in undeclared cash in six separate cases during October.

Dog sniffs out over €23,000 in undeclared cash

They were carrying €11,480 and €12,150 respectively.

Sharp drop in airport traffic in September

Passenger traffic through the Malta International Airport in September was barely half the figures registered in the previous month, with just 128,664 passenger movements taking place.

MIA registers 69% drop in passengers during August

A total of 252,022 passengers arrived at the Malta International Airport in August 2020.

Sniffer dog helps intercept €23,000 in undeclared cash at airport

Two men heading to Istanbul were found to carry a little over €23,000 in undeclared cash thanks to the keen nose of sniffer dog Peter.

Passenger caught with €75K in undeclared cash

A search yielded a Bank Draft amounting to €75,600.

Watch: Asylum seekers get tested like others coming from high-risk countries

The mandatory testing for asylum seekers takes place as they hail from a high-risk country for Covid-19 – Libya – the head of Mater Dei Hospital's Infectious Disease Prevention & Control Unit Tanya Melillo said.

Airport employee tests positive for Covid-19

An employee at the Malta International Airport has tested positive for Covid-19, an airport spokesman has confirmed to Newsbook.com.mt.

Enemed opens new jet fuel storage facility in airport grounds

Enemed’s new aviation fuel storage facility has been inaugurated at the Malta International Airport grounds, a project which will ultimately lead to the closure existing facilities in Wied Dalam, Birżebbuġa.