Kos International Airport "Hippocrates"
|Operator||Fraport AG/Copelouzos Group joint venture|
|Focus city for||Aegean Airlines|
|Elevation AMSL||409 ft / 126 m|
The airport was opened on 4 April 1964. In 1974 the runway was extended to 2,400 metres. Due to increased traffic at the airport, a new terminal was built in 1980. In 1997, the terminal building was renovated and expanded.
In December 2015 the privatisation of Kos Island International Airport and 13 other regional airports of Greece was finalised with the signing of the agreement between the Fraport AG/Copelouzos Group joint venture and the state privatisation fund. "We signed the deal today," the head of Greece's privatisation agency HRADF, Stergios Pitsiorlas, told Reuters. According to the agreement, the joint venture will operate the 14 airports (including Kos Island International Airport) for 40 years as of 11 April 2017.
On 22 March 2017, Fraport-Greece presented its master plan for the 14 regional airports including the International Airport of Kos.
Immediate actions that will be implemented at the airports as soon as Fraport Greece takes over operations before the launch of the summer season include: :
The following summarizes the enhancement changes that will be started in October 2017 and will be implemented for Kos International Airport under Fraport Greece's investment plan until 2021 :
By Public Bus: A transit bus service operates between the airport and Kos town, Mastichari, Kardamena and Kefalos. There is a public bus stop 50m from the terminal building.
By Taxi: 24/7 metered taxi service is available outside the Kos Airport Terminal building.
By Car: Kos Airport is located 24 km from the Kos town and is accessible from the provincial road Kos-Kefalos.
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