Volotea to open base at Athens in summer 2018

    Athens International Airport, via its official Twitter account, announced (29-Nov-2017) Volotea plans to base one Boeing 717-200 at the airport in summer 2018 (news247.gr/metaforespress.gr, 29-Nov-2017). The base will be Volotea’s 12th and first in Greece. Volotea will launch daily AthensHeraklion service and twice weekly Athens-Veronaservice in summer 2018, complementing existing planned summer seasonal services to BariGenoaMykonosPalermoSantorini and Venice. Volotea MD Lázaro Ros said another two destinations are planned to be announced from Athens ahead of summer 2018.