27 JULY 2015


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Article from BTNews 27 JULY 2015

Aegean extends east

In spite of the problems in its home country Greek airline Aegean continues its strategic development enhancing its flight network with two new additional routes to Riyadh and Teheran.  The company inaugurated the new route to Riyadh on 20 July and added Teheran as a destination on 22 July. 

Athens to Riyadh is twice weekly Monday and Thursday, a late night schedule (23:30) with the return sector due out 03:45 (local time) arriving in Athens at 07:25 (local time).

Teheran is Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 20:15 (local time) arriving at Teheran the next day at 01:10.  Inbound it is Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday at 02:00 (local time) arriving in Athens at 04:30 (local time).

The new flights increase available choices for Greek passengers while providing travellers from Iran and Riyadh with easy access, through Athens, to a wide variety of popular European destinations.  With these additional routes, Aegean completes the cycle of new destinations added in 2015, reaching 17 new destinations served.  Aegean has a network of 134 destinations in 45 countries.

The routes will be operated by two-class Airbus A320 aircraft.  www.aegeanair.com

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