It was a private airfield and owners were not anymore interested in aviation activity inside their property.
It closed in 2004.
Pic's : http://hellasga.com/gallery/kyp/athens/lghl
I am adding you to my favorite list of photographers
Excellent capture of the Krakatau volcano! LIKE
Yes - you are right ! :-)))
To be more precise its name is "Kallimarmaron" (beautifully marbled) and Panathenaic Stadium, NOT Olympic Stadium...
'Such was the passion of the ancients for extravagant luxury that not only employed wine-pourers but also wine checkers. And with the Athenians, wine checkers was an administrative office, which is documented by Eupolis in his treatise Regarding Cities The persons who would not be even be wine checkers in the past, now are elected generals. Oh polis, polis, you are more jubilant than wise.' From Atheneus' The Learned Banqueters. Book 10:425(a-b).