Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Etihad and Aegean Airlines mark 5 years of success  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Arab News - 30/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Arab News) Etihad airways and codeshare partner aegean airlines are celebrating five years of etihad airways' non-stop services between athens and abu dhabi and the start of aegean's new direct flights to abu dhabi.

etihad airways commenced operations to athens in june 2009 and since then has carried almost 400000 guests and nearly 3700 tons of cargo on the route.

to meet rising demand the airline will increase its current daily athens-abu dhabi services to 10 per week on 2 july.

for the summer 2014 season etihad airways will also deploy a wide-body airbus a330-200 aircraft on the athens-abu dhabi route returning to airbus a320 operations for the winter season.

peter baumgartner etihad airways' chief commercial officer said: 'year on year our athens route has exceeded our expectations and we are delighted to build on this success by adding more capacity to and from greece and officially mark our codeshare partnership here in athens with aegean greece's largest commercial airline.



'from today aegean will operate four weekly services to our home and hub abu dhabi providing convenient onward connections for guests to destinations on the etihad airways network right across the globe.

'etihad airways will place its ey flight code on these new aegean services and focussing on our guests in the travel and tourism industry the business community and governments we look forward to further cementing the strong ties between greece and the uae."

dimitris gerogiannis aegean airlines managing director said:'we congratulate etihad airways on the fifth anniversary of its operations to greece and we are delighted to be working together to launch our direct flights to abu dhabi."

aegean airlines will operate the new athens-abu dhabi service with a 168-seat airbus a320 aircraft.

the airline is also allowing etihad airways to place its ey flight code on aegean services to 16 destinations across greece.


 


Arab News




  MENA News Headlines
 Apr 28 2017 - Tase: EU measures on Ankara divert attention from real challengesTrend News Agency
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency ) Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr. 28 By Anakhanum Hidayatova – Trend: PACE's decision to bring back monitoring of Turkey's commitment to its obligations to the Council of ...

 Apr 28 2017 - Iran commander thanks health minister for helping 'resistance' in SyriaTrend News Agency
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency ) Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr. 28 By Khalid Kazimov – Trend: The Commander of Iran's Quds Force Qassem Soleimani in a letter to Health Minister Mehdi Qazizadeh Hashemi ...

 Apr 28 2017 - Turkish armed forces strike back at PYD positions in SyriaTrend News Agency
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency ) Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr. 28 By Orkhan Quluzade – Trend: Turkish Armed Forces struck back at positions of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) terrorist group in ...

 Apr 28 2017 - Iran, Russia defense ministers discuss Syria crisis in MoscowTrend News Agency
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency ) Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr. 27 By Fatih Karimov – Trend: Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan and his Russian counterpart, Sergei Shoigu, held ...

 Apr 28 2017 - Jordan- 'We are at war'Jordan Times
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) Ever since the terrorist attacks in January on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and a kosher supermarket, Parisians knew that barbarism lurked around the corner, and that ...

 Apr 28 2017 - Jordan- The last stand against populismJordan Times
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) There was a time, immediately after German reunification in 1990, when many French feared Germany. Today, the roles are reversed. But Germans are not afraid so much of ...

 Apr 28 2017 - Jordan- Why pick on BNP Paribas?Jordan Times
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) To Europeans with whom I speak, the $8.9 billion fine imposed on the French financial services company BNP Paribas for violating American sanctions against Cuba, Iran and ...

 Apr 28 2017 - Jordan- The Asian poor are left behindJordan Times
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) The Asian economies are picking up speed again. After the big hit from Wall Street when the bank Lehman Brothers collapsed in a heap in 2008, sending shock waves ...

 Apr 28 2017 - Jordan- French election demonstrates Europe's strengthJordan Times
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) T he result of the first round of the French presidential election has given the Euro-pessimists a knock over the head. About time too. The European Union is not going ...

 Apr 28 2017 - Jordan- 'Where are our plans?'Jordan Times
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) Throughout the years of the 'Arab Spring', from January 2011 to the present, we have heard a lot about 'plans' for our region by either foreign players from beyond the region ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help