Greece’s Sky Express Appoints AVIAREPS as its General Sales Agent

07 July 2017


AVIAREPS, the global leader in tourism, aviation and hospitality representation with 62 offices in 46 countries around the world, has been appointed by Sky Express, to represent the Greek domestic airline as General Sales Agent (GSA) in 8 markets around the world including: Australia, Canada, France, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom.

The appointment, made with immediate effect, is the result of the airline’s initiative to expand its sales and marketing outreach internationally to travellers and travel industry leaders in key strategic markets. Operating out of its three domestic hubs of Athens, Thessaloniki and Heraklion in Crete, Sky Express connects travellers to 29 major tourist, cultural and business centres throughout Greece including: Santorini, Mykonos, Rhodes, Milos, Paros, Naxos, Kos, Mytilene, Ikaria, Zakynthos Kythira, Chios, Karpathos, Syros and Skyros to name a few.

Says Commercial Manager, Mr. Ioannis Lidakis, Sky Express:

“Sky Express will operate more than 14,000 flights throughout the Greek archipelago in 2017, and our network and services provide international tourists and travel agents with the unique opportunity to organise ‘island hopper’ itineraries throughout Greece’s many islands. It is an exciting time for Sky Express as we continue to expand our presence internationally, and we believe AVIAREPS to be the best partner for us to achieve these goals in each of the designated markets.”

Says Edgar Lacker, Chief Executive Officer, AVIAREPS:

“Sky Express is an excellent domestic airline with significant coverage throughout Greece. Sky Express is also an excellent example of how a leading domestic airline can take advantage of our international networks and local know-how, to connect a quality airline to new international markets around the globe. We look forward to increasing Sky Express’ awareness and sales within each of the eight markets we have been appointed”

Founded in 2004 Sky Express provides passengers who want to travel quickly, comfortably and with value for money fares to 29 destinations throughout Greece. The fleet, which consists mainly of ATR aircrafts, is available for scheduled and charter flights, for individual passengers or groups. All Sky Express passengers departing from Athens or Thessaloniki are also provided free access to Business Lounge facilities.

Destinations served by Sky Express include: Athens, Santorini, Mykonos, Alexandroupolis, Astypalea, Chios, Corfu, Heraklion, Ikaria, Karpathos, Kasos, Kefalonia, Kos, Kythira, Limnos, Milos, Mytilene, Naxos, Preveza, Rhodes, Samos, Sitia, Skiathos, Skyros, Syros, Thessaloniki, Zakynthos, Paros

About Sky Express

Sky Express is a member of ERA and operates to 29 destinations within Greece, connecting the most popular Greek Islands with the mainland. Its fleet consists of new technology ATR aircrafts.

The Sky Express brand is linked with safety, comfort and value for money. In 2014, Sky Express was presented with the ERA Silver Award, as airline of the year 2014/2015, while 2 years in a row, 2015 and 2016, it was presented with the “Fastest Growing Airline Thin Route” Award from Athens International Airport.

In addition, Sky Express has developed an exciting Island Hopper product, which provides a highly attractive service for many tourists during their vacation in Greece, enabling them to visit at least one additional Greek destination, supporting the Greek tourism in regional airports.

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