Airlines Aegean presents new brand identity, takes over three new A320neo
Greek carrier Aegean has revealed its new livery and branding over the course of an official ceremony.
With the delivery of the first three Airbus A320neo aircraft to Aegean, the carrier has revealed a new brand identity. An official ceremony was held with the attendance of the Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, stakeholders and employees, Eftychios Vassilakis, Chairman of AEGEAN, and Dimitris Gerogiannis, CEO at Aegean.
This day sets a solid ground for the next 20 years of successful operations in Greece, said Aegean. The new livery features bigger titles, blue engines and a blue tail with light-blue and white elements. Previously, Aegean operated in a grey, red and white aircraft livery.
During his speech, Eftychios Vassilakis, Chairman of AEGEAN, said: “In the wake of our 3rd decade we are committed to continue investing and working towards gaining our passengers trust, operating responsibly, protecting the environment as well as offering growth opportunities for our employees. We will continue joining forces with partners to achieve common goals. With a new brand identity, that embodies the true spirit of Greece and our values of hospitality and credibility we aspire that our new fleet will continue our legacy and become a symbol of a new dynamic period for Greece as well”.
Greek Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, pointed the value of the investment for Greece, stating: “The Greek government actively supports companies that focus on cutting-edge technology, respect their employees and adopt sustainable growth practices. It is then when their own growth becomes value for the society. AEGEAN combines vision with reason and while flying, remains grounded. This is an attribute that the country needs, especially from Greek companies”.
AEGEAN CEO, Dimitris Gerogiannis, added: “2020, signifies a new beginning, with a new dynamic, new potential and new identity for AEGEAN. The next 24 months will be extremely creative for us, since we will design our renewed product offering. For all of us, the new aircraft represents primarily a platform that enables our people to work consistently towards creating a better travelling experience for our passengers”, he mentioned.
By 20205, Aegean expects a minimum of 46 A320neo and A321neo aircraft. The carrier also holds purchase rights for 12 additional aircraft. Until summer, Aegean will receive three more A320neo aircraft.
Aegean announced, that the A320neo will enter service today, 14th February, on the route between Athens and Munich.
Aegean is the flag-carrier of Greece and the largest airline in the country. The operator was founded in 1987 as Aegean Aviation and currently flies to 155 destinations. Aegean is member of the Staralliance and flies with a fleet of three Airbus A320neos, 37 A320ceos and 11 A321s.
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