Aegean Airlines, a member of Star Alliance, is Greece’s largest airline providing at 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 more remote, both for visitors and Greeks alike. Total traffic of both companies reached 11,6m passengers in 2015.
AEGEAN invests on strengthening its international presence and on supporting the Greek tourism both in Athens and in regional airports. The 2016 network offers flights to 145 destinations (34 domestic and 111 international) to 45 countries. The group’s fleet comprises of 61 aircraft.
AEGEAN has been honored with the Skytrax World Airline award, as the best European regional airline for 2016. It is the seventh time that the company has received this distinction, the previous being in 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and in 2015.