18JUL20 / 1700Z - This is Crete @ LGIR

Hello everyone, Γειά σου!
This event is all about the biggest island in Greece. Heraklion International Airport “Nikos Kazantzakis” (IATA: HER, ICAO: LGIR) is the primary airport on the island of Crete, Greece, and the country’s second busiest airport after Athens International Airport. It is located about 5 km east of the main city centre of Heraklion, near the municipality of Nea Alikarnassos. It is a shared civil/military facility. The airport is named after Heraklion native Nikos Kazantzakis, a Greek writer and philosopher.


Date and time: 2020-07-18T17:00:00Z

Aircraft: no bigger than B744 or A340

Server: Expert

Airport: LGIR


Runway Length In use
09/27 8,800ft yes
12/30 5,138 ft only deps

  1. No pushback positions
  2. Pay attention to your environment
  3. Act properly to the server expectations
  4. If present, please follow all ATC instructions

Airlines Destinations
Aegean Airlines Athens, Thessaloniki
Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremetyevo
AirBaltic Riga
Alitalia Rome-Fiumicino
Austrian Vienna
British Airways London-Gatwick
Brussels Brussels
Condor Stuttgart, Frankfurt, Munich, Düsseldorf
easyJet Berlin, Geneva, Bristol, Edinburgh, Milan, Paris
Eurowings Berlin-Tegel, Cologne, Hamburg, Salzburg
Finnair Helsinki
Iberia Madrid
Jet2 Belfast,Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester
Lufthansa Munich
Luxair Luxembourg
Nordwind Belgorod, Novgorod, Ufa
Norwegian Copenhagen, Helsinki, Stockholm
Ryanair Athens, Berlin
Swiss Geneva
Transavia Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Rotterdam
TUI Leipzig, Hannover, London, Frankfurt, Düsseldorf, Vienna, Basel
Vueling Barcelona, Rom
Wizzair Budapest

How to request a position
Please provide Airline, Flight number and destination. I‘ll coordinate the best fitting parking position for you. Here are the signed up flights.

Airline Flight Destination Position Pilot Status
Aegean 511 Athens Gate 5 @Georgios_P on schedule
Austrian 9002 Vienna Gate 3 @cptlogue on schedule
Aegean 571 Thessaloniki Gate 8 @SkyLineHeavy on schedule

Maximum consumed capacity: 2%

Note: Every arrival is welcome. If you have further questions about the event please contact me. Thanks!

All the best,

Airline Flight Destination
Austrian 9002 Vienna

Event looks great!!

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Airline Flight Destination
Aegean 571 Thessaloniki

Looks great!

You‘re signed up. Thanks!

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Hi! Which London airport does TUI fly to?

Hey, they‘re flying to London Luton and Heathrow :)

@SkyLineHeavy You‘re signed up! Thanks for coming 🌟🇬🇷

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Just before i reserve a gate - the title says 18:00Z but also says London 18:00? 18:00Z is 19:00 London time. Can you please clarify?

I corrected the title. The event is at 1700Z. That should be 6:00 pm in London, correct?

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Yeah that’s right mate - all times are correct now. Unfortunately i won’t be able to attend - i finish work at that time😂😭Looks like a great event - Hope it goes well👍🏻

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No worry’s! Thanks for helping with the times. Something like that happened in my last event too 🤭

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