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Qatar Airways Celebrates 10 Years in Athens, Announces Third Daily Flight to Doha

Qatar Airways on Wednesday celebrated its 10-year presence in the Athens market with the announcement of a third daily flight to Doha from "Eleftherios Venizelos" airport.

‘Air Canada rouge’ Flights Link Athens with Toronto, Montreal

Air Canada rouge recently launched its 2015 summer schedule which includes seasonal non-stop flights between Athens and Toronto/Montreal.

Greek Airports Contribute to Europe’s Passenger Traffic Rise in February

Passenger traffic in the EU for the month of February grew by 6.2 percent, driven in particular by double digit growth in Greece, Ireland, Belgium, Portugal, Romania, Hungary and Lithuania, according to data released by European airport trade body Airports Council International...

Croatia Airlines Connects Athens with Top Croatian Destinations this Summer

On April 9, Croatia Airlines will launch its summer 2015 schedule which includes direct flights between Athens and the top Croatian destinations of Dubrovnik, Zagreb and Split.

Delta Offers Improved Flight Options from Greece to New York and Beyond

Delta Air Lines will boost travel options for customers between Greece and New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport from Monday, March 30, by restarting services to the Big Apple from Athens International Airport.

SAAE Urges Improvements to Regional Airports in Greece

The Hellenic Association of Airline Representatives (SAAE) today referred to the urgent infrastructure needs of the regional airports in Greece.

Greek Airports Among Europe’s Top Performers in November

Greece’s airports were among Europe’s best performers in November 2014, according to a traffic report released by European airport trade body, ACI Europe.

Greece’s Airline Representatives Deliver Positive Messages for Aviation

Τhe important role aviation plays in the Greek tourism chain was discussed during a recent conference held by the Hellenic Association of Airline Representatives (SAAE) and attended by representatives of the airline industry, associations and Athens International Airport (AIA).

EasyJet Announces Athens-Naples Route for 2015

Low-cost carrier easyJet has added an Athens-Naples connection to its 2015 flight schedule.

Athens Aviation Market: Positive Signs For 2014/15 Winter Season

In the context of a significant increase of Athens' network and connectivity, Athens International Airport recently presented the positive developments in the city's aviation market since the beginning of the year and the prospects in view of the winter period.

Singapore Airlines To Launch Direct Flights To Athens, Greece, Again In 2015

Following a successful summer season this year at Athens International Airport, Singapore Airlines has announced that it will operate direct flights to and from the Greek capital for Summer 2015.

Over 160 New Airline Routes From Athens, Greece, This Summer

Passenger numbers at Athens International Airport (AIA) are expected to continue to grow significantly during the summer 2014 period as over 160 new weekly flights are scheduled to connect the Greek capital with international destinations.

Athens Airport Presents Art Of Young Travelers

Athens International Airport (AIA) and the Voluntary Organization for Children "The Smile of the Child" are holding an art exhibition under the title "Travelling the world with a kid’s luggage."

Athens Airport Continues Incentive Scheme To Support Summer Traffic

Athens International Airport (AIA) has announced that it will further enhance its incentives policy for airlines for the 2014 summer period.

Athens Airport’s Ioanna Papadopoulou Named “Woman Of The Year”

The director of communications and marketing of Athens International Airport (AIA), Ioanna Papadopoulou, was honored with the title of "Woman of the Year" at this year's Air Transport News Awards that took place recently in Istanbul, Turkey.

Athens Airport Honors Airlines For Their Development In 2013

Athens International Airport (AIA) recently honored airlines that demonstrated the fastest development and succeeded in recording the highest increases in passenger numbers in their scheduled services during 2013.

Summer 2014: Athens To Welcome 150 New Airline Routes

2014 may be considered a "year of recovery" for Athens International Airport (AIA) in terms of passenger traffic since 150 new weekly flights are scheduled to connect the Greek capital with international destinations.

Athens Airport’s New Website Wins Golden “Ermis” Award

The new website of Athens International Airport (AIA) was recently honored for its innovative design, user-friendly navigation and interactive creativity with the travel website golden "Ermis" award in the "Digital - Travel" category.

Athens Airport Presents “My own Iliad”

Entitled "My own Iliad" and dedicated to Homer’s Iliad is an exhibition currently running at Athens International Airport.

Children Spread Christmas Cheer At Athens Airport

Passengers waiting to travel and visitors at Athens International Airport were in for a treat on 23 December when 90 children entered the departure area and began to sing Greek traditional Christmas carols and other festive songs.