Aegean Airlines

Aegean Avro RJ100s to fly to Tirana

Greek Avro RJ operator Aegean Airlines is planning to add a daily service from Athens to Tirana, Albania, on 2 May, using their Avro RJ100s. Aegean operate six Avro RJ100s. The airline posted a EUR35.8 million ($52.6 million) profit in 2007, a 39% increase from the previous year. Recent news […]

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 […]

Two more Avro RJs for Aegean Airlines

Aegean Airlines has signed an order for two more Avro RJ100s, for delivery in June and July. They will bring Aegean’s RJ100 fleet to six, replacing the two Fokker 100s acquired with the purchase of Air Greece. Aegean’s Avro RJ100s have achieved a dispatch reliability of 99.92% in February on […]

Aegean Aviation buys Air Greece

Greek Avro RJ100 operator Aegean Aviation has bought competitor Air Greece. The buyout is part of a larger deal between Aegean’s owner, the Vasillakis Group, and Air Greece’s owner, shipping company Minoan Lines, which will also see a capital injection in Aegean Aviation. Air Greece operates Fokker 100s and ATR72s, […]

Aegean Aviation adds to Avro RJ100 order

Athens-based airline Aegean Aviation has placed an order for an additional Avro RJ100, just six weeks after placing an initial order for two RJ100s. Aegean Aviation’s pilots are currently undergoing training in the UK, in anticipation of the delivery of the first two RJ100s, scheduled for late April. Scheduled services […]