Virus Outbreak Cyprus FlightsFamily passengers from Israel wearing face masks walk through passport control after arriving at Cyprus’ main airport in Larnaca, on Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Cyprus re-opened its airports on Tuesday to a limited number of countries after nearly three months of commercial air traffic as a result of a strict lockdown aimed at staving off the spread of COVID-19. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
LARNACA, Cyprus (AP) — An Israeli airliner with 22 passengers aboard became the first commercial flight to touch down in Cyprus after the east Mediterranean country reopened its airports following an 11-week ban aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19.
Nora Reich, a passenger aboard the Israir Airlines turboprop that arrived at Larnaca International Airport from Tel