Introducing SkyGreece Airlines

01/05/2015

SkyGreece Airlines is the new kid on the block in terms of transatlantic flights to Greece. The new airline was ‘born’ in order to connect the Greek Diaspora members with Greece with regular, direct and low cost flights.

Skygreece Airlines

Skygreece Airlines

SkyGreece Airlines was founded by Greek Diaspora members with experience in the fields of aviation and tourism. The company is based in Markopoulo, Attica, and also has offices in Montreal, Toronto and New York. It employs 150 people in total, 100 of which work in Greece, while another 60 will be recruited in cabin crew positions.

According to a recent announcement:

  • SkyGreece Airlines will make the first flight from Athens to Toronto on May 24
  • On June 18 another flight will depart for Toronto from Thessaloniki (with a stop in Budapest, Hungary)
  • The first SkyGreece Airlines flight from Athens to New York will take place on June 19. Most routes have three scheduled flights per week.
  • During the winter the numbers will drop to two flights per week between Athens and New York, one flight between Athens and Toronto and one flight from Dubai to Toronto.
  • In the long-term, the company plans on adding several flight routes between Greece, Chicago, Boston and South Africa.

Source: Greek Reporter

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Other parents say...

  • Are there any plans for flying to Australia?

    Jim Varvaris
    • Dear Jim,
      Thank you for being one of our readers. Unfortunately, no plans have been announced regarding flights to Greece from Australia. If we hear anything, we will let you know.
      Thank you,
      The KidsLoveGreece.com team

      UPDATE (AUGUST 2016):
      IT SEEMS THAT THIS AIRLINE STOPPED OPERATING.

      Katerina Makatouni Post author

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