SKG LGTS Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport – Slots, Ground Handling & Aircraft Services

An operational guide including slots, ground handling and other aircraft services for operating to Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport ( SKG /  LGTS ) Thessaloniki, Greece

All information listed below is provided by Alpha Jet Services.

General Operational Information:

Aircraft weight limitation at SKG, LGTS is PCN 040FBXU.

Fuel uplifts and tech stops are also available at Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport.

For more information on airport contacts and airport details, kindly visit the Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport page.

You can also find more contact information on the Greece Civil Aviation Authority by visiting the CAA section in the  Greece Country Page.

Airport & Custom Hours:

Airport & Customs are also open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Aircraft Services:

Furthermore, these are the aircraft services provided by Alpha Jet Services include;

  • Aircraft marshalling
  • Aircraft chocks and safety coning
  • Immigration and customs assistance
  • Crew and PAX transportation (Airside)
  • Full baggage handling (offload, on-load and delivery)
  • Toilet service
  • Water service
  • Fast cleaning
  • General declaration
  • PAX manifest
  • Standard weather brief and NOTAMs
  • Flight Planning
  • Catering arrangements
  • VIP meet and assist
  • Crew and PAX transportation (Landside) with limo, mini bus etc.
  • Hotel arrangements
  • Aircraft and Heli charter
Slots & PPR:

Slots & PPR are a requirement when operating to Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport.

Peak periods throughout the year at SKG, LGTS are from July to August.

The lead time for the processing of slots & PPR is at least 14 days.

The lead time for the processing of other permits depend on the type of the flight, thus it is strongly recommended to inquire about your flight before planning operations.

FBO Facilities:

There is a dedicated FBO facility at SKG, LGTS. Operating hours are 24/7.

An executive lounge for VVIP PAX is also available – operating hours are available on request.

Visas, Customs & Immigration:

Airport access for crew at SKG, LGTS is permitted.

The crew will be allowed up to 72 hours without visa, but must have GEN DEC valid passport and IATA crew ID.

European and United States nationalities also do not require a visa. However, Russian nationalities require a passenger valid visa.

Furthermore, for more information on the visa requirements for Greece, kindly visit this website.

Finally, for any further inquiries or if you would require services at Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport  – kindly contact Alpha Jet Services

Another blog post to Greece takes you to Mykonos National Airport. Find out everything you need to know about operating to JMK, LGMK here!

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