A Sky Express ATR 42 parked at the airline's hub in Athens. (Photo: Konstantinos Chatzigeorgiadis)

Air France and KLM Ink Deal with Greek Carrier for Island Connections

Air France and KLM have signed a deal with regional Greek airline Sky Express in an attempt to strengthen the commercial cooperation between the three carriers on flights between Paris-Charles De Gaulle, Amsterdam Schiphol and 24 destinations in Greece. For passengers, this agreement adds the convenience of a single ticket reservation for flights to destinations in Greece served by Sky Express. Patrick Roux, SVP Alliances Air France-KLM Group stated in a press release: “By teaming up with Sky Express, customers…

Airbnb Co-Founder Signals Industry Disruption with Aviation Plans

In an interview published this weekend in a major UK newspaper, Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky alluded to potential plans to disrupt the aviation industry. “We’ve seriously considered a lot of things around aviation and we’ve spent a lot of time exploring different concepts,” Chesky told the Sunday Times.…