Etihad Airways will codeshare on a new Aegean Airlines service between Athens and Abu Dhabi, commencing March 2014, as well as a number of other flights.
The agreement will see Etihad place its EY flight code on Aegean Airlines new four-times-weekly services between Athens and Abu Dhabi from 30 March 2014, utilising Airbus A320 aircraft.
Etihad Airways will also codeshare on Aegean-operated flights to 16 Greek destinations and 10 cities across Europe, while Aegean will offer new codeshare routes between Athens and seven destinations across Australia, the Gulf region, and South Africa.
Greek destinations serviced include; Alexandroupolis, Chania, Chios, Heraklion, Ioannina, Kavala, Cephalonia, Corfu, Kos, Lemnos, Mykonos, Mytilene, Rhodes, Samos, Santorini, and Thessaloniki.
Aegean-operated European destinations include; Vienna, Prague, Rome, Venice, Warsaw, Bucharest, Madrid, Tirana, Sofia and Larnaca.
“By partnering with Etihad Airways, Aegean gains access to the Gulf region and South Africa as well increasing connection opportunities to Australia,” Aegean Airlines managing director Dimitris Gerogiannis said.