Aegean Airlines, established in 1999 and a member of Star Alliance, is Greece’s largest airline, consistently providing full service, premium quality, short and medium haul flights year after year.
AEGEAN acquired Olympic Air in 2013 and through this acquisition, network, fleet and passenger numbers expanded quickly. In 2018 the two carriers jointly welcomed 14m passengers onboard. In 2019 AEGEAN received the Skytrax ‘Best Regional Airline in Europe’ award for the 10th time. AEGEAN was also recognised in the 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice for Airlines, winning awards for “Best Regional Airline Europe”, “Best Regional Business Class Europe” and “Best Airline in Greece”.
In June 2018 AEGEAN signed a Purchase Agreement with Airbus, for an order of up to 42 new generation A320neo family aircraft and plans to place additional orders with lessors for up to 20 more of these new aircraft.