AEGEAN AIRLINES S.A.
|Address:||31 Viltanioti Street|
|Chief Executive:||Dimitris Gerogiannis|
|Job Title:||Managing Director|
Aegean Airlines, a member of Star Alliance, is Greece’s largest airline providing ever since its inception in 1999 until today, full service, premium quality short and medium haul services.
In 2013, AEGEAN acquired Olympic Air; as a result passengers now have increased flight frequencies and connections as well as improved accessibility to Greece’s islands, including some of the most remote ones. Total traffic of both companies reached 12.5 million passengers in 2016.
AEGEAN invests on strengthening its international presence and on supporting the Greek tourism both in Athens and in regional airports. The company´s summer 2017 timetable includes a network of 145 destinations, 112 international in 40 countries and 33 domestic. The flights are being performed with one of the youngest fleets in Europe, comprising of 58 aircraft, after AEGEAN´s recent investment in 7 new additional Airbus A320ceos.
The Company has been honored with the Skytrax World Airline award, as the best European regional airline in 2017. This was the 8th time AEGEAN received the relevant award. Among other distinctions, AEGEAN captured 9th place this year in the world's 20 best airlines list (outside the U.S.) in this year's Readers' Choice Awards survey of Conde Nast Traveler, with more than 300,000 travelers taking part in the survey. The distinction’s citation noted that, among other positive remarks, “AEGEAN is known for its professional, friendly staff, and in the coming years, plans to add new markets”.