Nicosia International Airport originally constructed in the 1930’s for the Royal Air Force and later became the island’s primary commercial airport until the 1974 Turkish invasion. The airport currently houses the headquarters of the UN Peace Keeping force in Cyprus.

Terminal Building Nicosia International Airport - photo byChristos Zoumides

Terminal Building Nicosia International Airport – photo by Christos Zoumides

Terminal Building Interior - Nicosia International Airport - photo by Christos Zoumides

Terminal Building Interior – Nicosia International Airport – photo by Christos Zoumides

Remains of Cyprus Airways Hawker-Siddeley Trident Plane at Nicosia International Airport - photo by Christos Zoumides

Remains of Cyprus Airways Hawker-Siddeley Trident Plane at Nicosia International Airport – photo by Christos Zoumides

Terminal Exterior Nicosia International Airport - photo by Christos Zoumides

Terminal Exterior Nicosia International Airport – photo by Christos Zoumides

Air Traffic Control Building - Nicosia International Airport - photo by Christos Zoumides

Air Traffic Control Building – Nicosia International Airport – photo by Christos Zoumides

You can view more Nicosia Airport photos taken by Christos Zoumides here.