By Cathy Elelman •
Published: 25 Mar 2020 • 12:51
EMPTY: Only airport employees have access to the terminal for the time being.
ALMERIA airport terminal building has closed to the public due to the lack of flights under the coronavirus state of alarm restrictions, Spanish press reported.
Spanish airport operator AENA decided to close the terminal on Monday and will keep it shut until airlines schedule flights once again, although the airport remains functioning and the building would be opened should it be necessary if there were any flights, press said.
For the moment only airport employees have access.
Monday was the first day since the state of the alarm came into force that there was not one single flight at the airport.
Share this story
Subscribe to our Euro Weekly News alerts to get the latest stories into your inbox!
By signing up, you will create a Euro Weekly News account if you don't already have one. Review our
Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.
Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.
Share your story with us by emailing email@example.com, by calling +34 951 38 61 61 or by messaging our Facebook page www.facebook.com/EuroWeeklyNews
Download our media pack in either English or Spanish.