The government is thinking of halting all passenger flights to Greece from Sunday night, as part of measures to limit the spread of coronavirus .
The discussion was held this morning, via teleconference, with Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Transport Minister Costas Karamanlis, Finance Minister Costas Staikouras and other government officials.
Investigative contacts were made with the airlines, with Fraport, the CAA and the question was asked whether a day or three should be allowed before flights to and from Greece were stopped.
According to the decision, specific cargo flights involving catering and medical supplies will be excluded.
Final decisions have not yet been made, government sources say, and any decisions will be announced by the prime minister, possibly in his next TV broadcast scheduled for today Thursday 19th March.