Daily Archives: 2001-03-12

Goldwing suspends operations

Italian start-up Goldwing Airlines was forced to suspend operations when Palermo-based Med Airlines, which had been operating its SAAB 2000 on Goldwing’s behalf, shut down. Goldwing had planned to begin service using a BAe 146-100 leased from Air Botswana, but could not do so as it had not received its […]

Aegean merges with Cronus

Greek Avro RJ100 operator Aegean Airlines has announced an agreement to merge with Boeing 737 operator Cronus. The merger hopes to take advantage of the complementarity between Aegean’s domestic network and Cronus’ primarily international route system to create a strong competitor to troubled state-owned airline Olympic. Together, the two companies […]