New London to Athens Route

A new twice daily London Heathrow to Athens Airport route has been announced by Aegean Airlines. The flights will begin operation on October 25th with take off times set at 12.45 and 17.20. The airline believes that these flights will appeal to both business travelers and sun seekers. Many will connect to other holiday locations in Greece such as Corfu, Rhodes and Kefalonia using another Aegean Airlines service. Airbus A321 planes will be used on this route. These planes have just been purchased by the ...

New Birmingham to Athens Route

The Greek Airline Hellenic Imperial Airways has announced plans for a regular Birmingham Airport to Athens Airport route. The flight will operate four times a week utilizing a four hundred and fifty six seater jet. The move certainly shows confidence in the airlines belief in the success of the route. Two of the flights will connect to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia from Athens. A spokesman for the UK route Ahmed Chowdhury said that he believed there is certainly a market in Birmingham for such a ...

New Athens to Istanbul Flight

Aegean Airlines began a new route from Athens Airport to Istanbul last week. The first flight took off on September 9th with the service operating on a daily basis. An Airbus A321 is being used for the flight which can cater for one hundred and ninety five passengers. This is the latest route added by Aegean Airlines with the company continuing its steady growth. The airline plans to cater for more international flights from Greece in the near future. Last year Aegean reported a fourteen ...