Sunday, the last day of Bayram is expected to be the busiest day with 110 flights taking off and landing.
Civil Aviation Office Traffic Department head Ali Uzunyayla told Kibris Postasi newspaper that Ercan airport would be busy this week until the weekend because of the Bayram period.
Mr Uzunyayla said that today there would be 80 flights taking off and landing; 79 tomorrow, 70 on Friday, 80 on Saturday and 110 flights taking off and landing on Sunday. Due to the increased number of flights being serviced, the intense traffic could flow over onto Monday. He said delays are always expected and it was not possible to say that there would not be any during this time.