The Pope has arrived in Malta on board the first ever ITA Airways Airbus A320 to touch ground at Malta International Airport. The aircraft registered as EI-DTK arrived iin Malta around 09:50 local time. (02/04/22). It departed more than 2 hours later, heading to Roma Fiumicino using the callsign AZ8007.
The first A320 in ITA colours to touchdown at LMML is more than 12 years old and is an ex-Alitalia example having been delivered to the now defunct company in March 2010.