A line of Aegean aircraft on the ground in Athens (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Mateen Kontoravdis)

Photo Gallery: Behind-the-Scenes at Athens International Airport

Earlier this year, we created a behind-the-scenes article featuring Dubai International Airport, one of the world’s busiest airports for passengers and cargo. In August, AirlineGeeks visited Athens to tour Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Greece’s largest and busiest airport. History of Athens International Airport Located east of the center of Greece’s capital, Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport began operations on March 28, 2001. Prior to the new airport’s opening, Ellinikon International Airport served as the city’s main airport for 63 years.…