SAS Airlines has chosen Athens as a destination as part of its Destination Unknown initiative

SAS has given EuroBonus members the option to sign up for the “Destination Unknown” flight experience. More than 1000 members signed up for the opportunity to embark on this mysterious journey, which showed that Athens was the destination of choice. This extraordinary SAS experience promises to add additional excitement and adventure to the trip. The […]

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AEGEAN: +11% in passenger traffic in the 1st quarter of the year | Carried 2.9 million passengers

-Steadily increasing international passenger traffic in Athens and Thessaloniki during the winter months -High flight occupancy rates exceeding 80% AEGEAN’s passenger traffic report for the first quarter of the year is particularly positive, with an 11% increase in traffic on both the domestic and international networks. In particular, AEGEAN in the traditionally weaker quarter of […]

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Successful inaugural flight of the new intercontinental non-stop service between Shanghai and Athens on Juneyao Air

The inaugural flight from Shanghai to Athens landed at Athens International Airport on April 2, marking the transcontinental connection to Shanghai in 2024. The new intercontinental flight is another proof of the airline’s best practice, which reflects its “HVC” strategy (creating a high-value airline), the full implementation of its international development strategy, as well as […]

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Jet2: Abolition of popular flight check-in resort combined with job cuts in Spain

Jet2 reported some discussions about proposed redundancies with staff working in Spain, including those working in the Resort flight control service. The Canarian Weekly reports that 996 employees at Alicante, Palma de Mallorca, Tenerife, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura airports have been told that Jet2 is dealing with plans to cut 35% of jobs when […]

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Delta Air Lines pilot sentenced to prison for drunkenness

A Delta Air Lines pilot has been sentenced to ten months in prison after pleading guilty to appearing drunk on a flight scheduled for June 2023. At the time, the 61-year-old pilot, who is now 63, was scheduled to fly between Edinburgh and New York. According to a statement by Sheriff Alison Stirling published by […]

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Volotea transports over 1.3 million passengers in Greece in 2023, plans 14% capacity increase for 2024

In 2023, Volotea operated more than 8,500 flights, maintaining an average seat load factor of 93%, and continued its partnership with Aegean Airlines expanding its codeshare flights to 95 routes. For 2024, Volotea plans to put on sale its largest-ever seat offering, with 1.6 million seats available. Volotea, the fastest-growing independent European airline over the […]

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Turkish Airlines, the airline flying to more countries than any other, is now incorporating Melbourne, Australia, into its flight network

To date, the flag carrier, which has reached 129 countries and 345 destinations across 5 continents, is preparing to connect its passengers to the 6th continent with the start of flights to Australia. Turkish Airlines, which consistently expands its unique flight network as one of the most significant cornerstones of its growth strategy, is strengthening […]

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Delta

The risk of exposure to COVID-19 is less than 0.1 percent

The risk of exposure to COVID-19 while traveling after all passengers test negative 72 hours in advance of your flight is less than 0.1 percent. That’s according to a unique study that examined real-world customer data on Delta’s COVID-tested flight corridors between New York-JFK, Atlanta and Italy’s Fiumicino International Airport. The peer-reviewed study published in […]

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mytilini

Mytilene’s brand new “Odysseas Elytis” airport terminal in operation

The newly constructed terminal at the Mytilene Airport “Odysseas Elytis” airport in the island of Lesvos, welcomed its inaugural flight from Athens earlier today at 08:10. The completion of the new “Odysseas Elytis” airport in Mytilene marks another important milestone in Fraport Greece’s investment program regarding the upgrade of 14 airports. This 20-million euro project […]

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Ethiopian

Ethiopian Resumes Flight to Athens

Ethiopian Airlines, the Largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, proudly announces the resumption of its flight to Athens, Greece effective Dec 13, 2019. Ethiopian resumes the service to the city of Athens after 18 years. Athens marks Ethiopian’s 20th destination in Europe. Filled with incredible historical sites, Athens is […]

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