Aegean Airlines News

Etihad Airways celebrates Greek connection

Etihad Airways celebrates Greek connection

29th May 2014 Airline News

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and codeshare partner Aegean Airlines, are celebrating five years of Etihad Airways’ non-stop services between Athens and Abu Dhabi, and the start of Aegean’s new direct flights to the UAE capital. Etihad Airways commenced operations to Athens in June 2009, and since then has carried almost 400,000 guests and nearly 3,700 tonnes of cargo on the route.

Aegean Airlines links Athens and Birmingham

Aegean Airlines links Athens and Birmingham

4th Apr 2014 Airline News

Reaching Athens will be even easier if you live or work in Birmingham, as Aegean Airlines has announced a new direct air connection between the UK city and the Greek capital, starting in early June. As part of ongoing route expansion, the Greek airline will operate the scheduled route twice a week on Tuesdays and Saturdays, starting on June 10th and September 13th and from September 20th to October 25th, Aegean will operate one weekly Saturday flight.

European Commission green lights Olympic takeover

European Commission green lights Olympic takeover

10th Oct 2013 Airline News

Officials at the European Commission have approved the take over of Olympic Air by rival Aegean Airlines after a protracted dispute. The Commission originally rejected the proposal two years ago, citing concerns a merged airline would dominate the Greek market.

Aegean Airlines to offer Athens flights out of Manchester

Aegean Airlines to offer Athens flights out of Manchester

16th May 2013 Airline News

Aegean Airlines has announced it will begin operating a direct service between Manchester and Athens on Saturdays and Mondays from May 25th 2013. The bi-weekly service will provide passengers with flexible and affordable direct access to Athens, as well as making it easy for passengers to continue their journey from Athens to any of the Greek islands.

Singapore Airlines links with Star Alliance partner Aegean Airlines

Singapore Airlines links with Star Alliance partner Aegean Airlines

20th Nov 2012 Airline News

From December Singapore Airlines customers will be able to fly to the Greek cities of Athens and Thessaloniki through a code-share agreement with Star Alliance partner Aegean Airlines. Under the agreement, SIA will add its ‘SQ’ code to Aegean-operated flights serving the Greek capital Athens from Frankfurt, London, Milan and Munich, as well as to flights serving Greece’s second-largest city Thessaloniki from Frankfurt and Munich.

Aegean Airlines reveals fall in profits

Aegean Airlines reveals fall in profits

3rd Sep 2012 Airline News

Aegean Airlines has confirmed revenue for the first half of 2012 stood at €269.4 million, nine per cent lower than when compared to the same period last year. The airline carried 2.7 million passengers in the first half of 2012, registering an eight per cent decline in passenger traffic on 13 per cent less flights compared to last year.