More than 120 requests for military ships or aircraft to land in Malta last year

During 2020 the Protocol Directorate received 122 requests for military or state aircraft to land in our country, while receiving 297 requests for such aircraft to enter Malta’s airspace.

At the same time, the Directorate received 26 requests for military or state ships to enter Maltese ports in 2020.

This information was given by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Evarist Bartolo, in answers to parliamentary questions put by Deputy Carmelo Mifsud Bonnici.