Skopje airport renamed: Letters being changed into new name


Crews have started removing the letters of the 'Alexander the Great' inscription atop the Skopje airport terminal.

The removal marks the enforcement of a decision of the government to rename the airport in Skopje, TAV Macedonia - the concessioner of the Macedonian airports - has stated.

Starting Saturday morning, letters on the sign in the building are being changed. The airport is renamed into Skopje International Airport.

A few days ago, workers started removing signs bearing the name Alexander the Great highway along Corridor 10. The motorway has been renamed into Friendship Highway.

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