Aegean Air finalizes order for 30 Airbus aircraft

Aegean Airlines, Greece´s largest airline has firmed up an order for the purchase of 30 A320neo aircraft, the company said.

The purchase agreement, comprising 10 A321neos and 20 A320neos, was signed by Aegean Chairman Eftichios Vassilakis and Airbus Chief Executive Officer Tom Enders, and finalized at a ceremony in Athens witnessed by by Greek Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras.

Currently, Aegean operates a fleet of 49 Airbus aircraft (37 A320s, 11 A321s and 1 A319).

Aegean operates scheduled and charter services from Athens and Thessaloniki to other major Greek destinations as well as to a number of European and Middle Eastern destinations. Its main hubs are Athens International Airport in Athens, Thessaloniki International Airport in Thessaloniki and Larnaca International Airport in Cyprus.