Libya said Thursday it would resume flights to Turkey as of July 26 after a five-month hiatus due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Following a decision of the country’s presidential council, Tripoli’s Mitiga International Airport announced that state-owned airline Afriqiyah Airways and private airline company Libyan Wings would restart flights to Turkey.
There will be four flights weekly by Afriqiyah Airways, only departures, from the airport, according to the announcement.
Libyan Wings will perform three flights per week from Misrata Airport.
Libya closed its land and air borders on March 15 to curb the spread of the coronavirus.