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AEGEAN Strikes Major Deal with Saudi Travel, Tourism Leader Elaf

Greece’s national carrier AEGEAN has signed an exclusive cooperation deal with Saudi Arabia’s Elaf Group, a long-established leader in travel, tourism and hospitality.

New Info Kiosk for Tourists Opens at Kalamata International Airport

Tourists arriving in Kalamata, Peloponnese, can find out all they need to know about the destination at the new info kiosk available at the city’s international airport.

AEGEAN to Power Some Flights with Sustainable Aviation Fuel

AEGEAN plans to power some domestic and international flights with sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), as part of a new partnership with Hellenic Petroleum.

Virgin Atlantic Presents its Latest News to Greek Market

Greek travel agents and journalists received updates on the latest developments involving Virgin Atlantic Airways during a recent event held in Athens.

GNTO, AEGEAN Support ‘Taste of Athens’ Gastronomy Festival

The Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) and AEGEAN are supporting the “Taste of Athens”, a unique gastronomy festival featuring some of the Greek capital’s top restaurants.

‘Explore Your Happy Place’ – Greece’s New Tourism Promo

“Explore Your Happy Place” is Greece's new promo campaign launched this month internationally, inviting travelers to find their happy place somewhere in Greece, all year round.

Costa Navarino to Host First-ever ‘Aegean Messinia Pro-Am’ Golf Event in September

Costa Navarino in the Peloponnese will host the first-ever Aegean Messinia Pro-Am 2022 golf tournament in September.

AEGEAN Carried Over 1 Million Passengers in May

AEGEAN recorded a significant recovery in passenger traffic in May, carrying more than 1 million passengers just at the start of the new summer season.

AEGEAN Flew 1.5 Million Passengers During January-March

During the first three months of the year, 1.5 million passengers traveled with Greek airline company AEGEAN.

Athens is Back: Scheduled Flights for Summer 2022 Showing Double-digit Rise

Athens is making a big comeback as a tourism destination this year with scheduled flights from its main source markets expected to show double-digit growth in summer 2022.

Greece Expects Tourism Surge from Romania

Greece this year is expecting a strong increase in the number of Romanian travelers who are showing an interest in destinations including Halkidiki, Pieria, the Ionian islands, Evia and Thassos.

Halkidiki Sees Big Interest from Italian Market

The Halkidiki Tourism Organization presented the area’s tourism offerings to Italian travel professionals during the BIT 2022 expo that took place recently in Milan.

Athens Welcoming 43 New Air Routes and More Airlines for Summer 2022

Athens International Airport (AIA) will welcome 43 new routes, including 6 new airlines and 8 new destinations for the summer 2022 season.

TUI France and AEGEAN Team Up to Make Greece Star Destination for Summer

Partners TUI France and AEGEAN Airlines are aiming to bring more French travelers to Greece this summer in view of high demand.

Greece Sees Rise in Early Bookings from Belgian Market for Summer 2022

Early bookings and airline seats from Belgium to Greece for summer 2022 are increasing significantly, according to the Greek National Tourism Organization.

AEGEAN Opens New Business Lounge in Athens Airport’s non-Schengen Area

AEGEAN has opened a brand new business lounge that combines hospitality with state-of-the-art technology at the extra Schengen area in Athens International Airport.

AEGEAN Chief Sees Good Year Ahead Despite Russia-Ukraine War

The president of AEGEAN, Greece’s largest airline, Eftychios Vassilakis. expects a good year ahead despite Russia’s invasion on Ukraine and increasing fuel costs.

AEGEAN Flies 7.2m Passengers in 2021, Sees €5.1m Profit

Greece’s national carrier AEGEAN in 2021 saw its profit after taxes amount to 5.1 million euros having offered 11.2 million seats and carried 7.2 million passengers.

Air Travel Needs to be ‘Redesigned’ in Post-Covid Era, Says Industry Expert

Air travel needs to undergo a ‘redesign’ as people start traveling again after more than two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, says a Greek industry expert.

GNTO Promotes Alonissos and Astypalea to UK Market

The Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) introduced the islands of Alonissos and Astypalea to the UK market during an event in London.