Winter 2017

Skiathos airport in snow

Heavy winter this year in Skiathos! Low temperature and a lot of snow falling for 38+ hours continuously, during the early days of the new year 2017, covered the runway completely on January, 8 2017.

One Olympic Air flight from Athens was canceled due extreme bad weather conditions on Saturday January 7, 2017.

Below the SNOWTAM of the airport and few photos of several angles, known from hot summer aircraft shots….

SWLG 0002 LGSK 01071300 SNOWTAM SB002
A)LGSK
B) 01071300
c) 02/20
F) 7/7/7
G) NIL/NIL/NIL
H) 1/1/1
S) 01080800
T) ICE ALL OVER HE RWY

(above and below:) Snow removal/runway cleaning

Below: runway 02 finals in snow

Below: Ground Services Equipment on the new apron

(below:) Runway 20 and Xanemos Beach