Category: Greece

Vueling adds Rome Fiumicino base 0

Vueling adds Rome Fiumicino base

Hot off the heels of its announcement about creating a hub at Brussels, Vueling has come up trumps again with the announcement that Rome Fiumicino Airport will also become a base from Summer 2014....

Skygreece Airlines to start in 2014 3

Skygreece Airlines to start in 2014

A new carrier, Skygreece Airlines, aims to start flights to North America in Summer 2014. The airline has recently acquired a Boeing 767-300ER aircraft. Its website (www.skygreece.com) indicates that the following routes will commence...

Crete Spotting Hotel – Arina Sands 0

Crete Spotting Hotel – Arina Sands

Mike Harper has been in touch to let us know about one of the best plane spotting hotels on the island of Crete. The Arina Sands is located at Kokkini Hani, and most importantly is...

Scary runways around the world 0

Scary runways around the world

Faith Norris has written this run-down of some of the scariest runways around the world. How many have you flown to?   Scary Runways around the World Flying can be a turbulent experience for...

Best of the Web – Airport Spotting Videos – AMC 737 overrun 0

Best of the Web – Airport Spotting Videos – AMC 737 overrun

I came across this crazy video yesterday of a runway overrun by an AMC Airlines Boeing 737-800 at Thessaloniki Airport in Greece. All manner of things seem to be wrong with the approach, from...

Air Canada launches Rouge 0

Air Canada launches Rouge

Air Canada‘s new leisure airline has been announced, and it’s called ‘Rouge’. The national carrier of Canada announced a few months ago that it was seeking to set up a new carrier to handle...

Volotea bringing growth to Europe’s mid-size cities 0

Volotea bringing growth to Europe’s mid-size cities

Volotea Airlines seems to have sprung up from nowhere, in no time at all. But if its ambitious growth plans are realised, it will quickly become one of Europe’s main low-cost airlines. Flying a...