Nicosia Airport used to be the principal airport for Cyprus from its initial construction in the 1930s as the Royal Air Force and is disused since 1974 war.With the ceasefire signed on 16 August 1974 Nicosia Airport became part of the United Nations controlled Buffer Zone separating the two communities on the island, and it has been inoperable as a fully functioning airport ever since. Still there is the remains of one of the Cyprus Airways aircraft on the site.  (image by Tijen Erol)
Nicosia Airport used to be the principal airport for Cyprus from its initial construction in the 1930s as the Royal Air Force and is disused since 1974 war.With the ceasefire signed on 16 August 1974 Nicosia Airport became part of the United Nations controlled Buffer Zone separating the two communities on the island, and it has been inoperable as a fully functioning airport ever since. Still there is the remains of one of the Cyprus Airways aircraft on the site.
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