Aegean Airlines is the largest airline and the flag carrier of Greece, with its base at Athens International Airport at Athens. It was established with its present name in 1999, from its predecessor Aegean Aviation. The carrier aims to serve its passengers efficiently using the support of code-share agreements with many major airlines, and is also a member of the Star Alliance.
Aegean Air received the ISO 14001 certification for its steps towards environmental protection, which is only one of the avenues for its corporate social responsibility. It has many firsts to its name including the introduction of e-tickets as early as 2003.
In March 2014, the airline was declared the "Regional Airline of the Year" at the Air Transport News Awards. It has also been recognized as the "Best Regional Airline in Europe" at the Skytrax International Awards a total of 4 times until 2013.
Aegean Air online bookings may be made to many major locations in Greece and Europe, and Indian passengers may easily use the connections of this airline through its code-share partners.
The fleet of the carrier consists mainly of Airbus A320 aircraft, along with a few A321 and A319. Aegean Air believes in regular maintenance by a well-trained staff to go along with the latest control systems and safety systems.
Passengers may avail the Aegean Air web check in from 48 hours to 30 minutes before the time of flight departure. They may also use the other convenient options of mobile check-in or self-check-in kiosks at the airport to save time on waiting in queues. You could view or change your details using the Aegean Air PNR status to easily access your booking on the airline's website.
The airline's "Discover Greek Cuisine" program is a delight for all international passengers and helps them get a taste of traditional Greek recipes. Passengers in Economy would experience the additional space provided by the comfortable leather seats, and also the best in in-flight entertainment. Business Class passengers could make use of the airport lounges, and then sink into the specially designed seats on board for a superior travel experience. Please contact the Aegean Air Customer Care for more details.
Passengers in Flex Class may check in 1 piece of baggage weighing up to 23 kg, while those in Business Class may check in 2 pieces of up to 32 kg each. 1 piece of hand baggage weighing up to 8 kg is allowed in Economy, while an additional piece of up to 5 kg is also allowed in Business Class. Some additional rules may apply regarding dimensions of the baggage, as well as for specific countries. Please check the Aegean Air baggage allowance for further details.
Customers could use Cleartrip for checking all details regarding Aegean Air flights, as well as information regarding hotel availability to help plan their complete trip within just a few minutes. Another quick way to access the same information would be using the Cleartrip app on your mobile, which helps you finalize important details and plans even when on the move!