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Greece's Aegean Airlines Adds Seven New International Destinations

Aegean Airlines will begin service to seven new international destinations from its hub in Athens in 2019, it announced in a statement on Wednesday. According to the company, Athens will be directly connected to Marrakesh, Casablanca, Ibiza, Valencia, Sarajevo, Tunis...

Aegean Airlines Founder Theodoros Vassilakis Dies at 78

Greek entrepreneur Theodoros Vassilakis, the founder of Aegean Airlines, has died at the age of 78. Aegean Airlines announced his death on Thursday with the following statement: "On behalf of our Board of Directors and the employees of AEGEAN, we would...

Aegean Airlines in 'Biggest Private Investment' in Greece

The decision by Greece’s largest carrier Aegean Airlines to order 42 aircraft worth $5 billion (€4 billion) has been described as the biggest private investment of recent years in the country. "It's not just the biggest order in Aegean Airlines's...

Greek Aegean Airlines Announces a 6% Passenger Traffic Rise in 2017

Greece’s largest carrier Aegean Airlines announced on Monday it flew 6% more passengers last year; mostly on international flights, hitting a record 13.2 million passengers. Aegean, a member of the Star Alliance airline group, improved its load factor to 83.2%...

Aegean Airlines to Add Eleven new Routes in 2018

Aegean Airlines; the largest Greek carrier, plans to add 11 new routes in 2018 and will choose between Airbus and Boeing planes by the end of this year to renew its fleet, its executives said on Monday. Riding on a strong...

Aegean Airlines Reports Rebound in Second Quarter Earnings

Aegean Airlines reported a rebound in second-quarter earnings on Tuesday, due to improved load factors and higher sales. Given the overall rise in tourist arrivals, the company is optimistic for another rebound in its third quarter profits. Greece's largest carrier; a...

Greece's Aegean Air and Bahrain's Gulf Air in Codeshare Agreement

Greece's Aegean Airlines and Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, have entered into a codeshare partnership widening their respective networks across Europe and the Middle East. Specifically, travellers can now codeshare on flights from Bahrain, via Athens, to and...

Aegean Airlines and Giannis Antetokounmpo Join Forces to Promote 'Secret' Greece (video)

Aegean Airlines on Tuesday unveiled its "Greece by Greeks" initiative to reveal Greece's "small secrets" and promote the country as a tourism destination around the world, in a strategic partnership with international star basketball player Giannis Antetokounmpo, who plays...

Mayor Kaminis and Aegean Airlines Vice President: Tourists Arrivals in Athens Increases 14% in Q1

Athens recorded a 14 percent increase in tourist arrivals in the first three months of 2017 compared with the same period last year, according to data presented on Thursday by city mayor George Kaminis and Aegean Airlines Vice President...

Aegean, Olympic Air: Record Increase of 5% for Passenger Traffic in Q1 of 2017

Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air recorded a 5 percent increase in passenger traffic in the first quarter of 2017 reaching 2.1 million passengers, the company said on Wednesday. Aegean said the increase is attributed entirely to the international network with...