Aegean Airlines

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Aegean Airlines is the largest airline in Greece. Aegean Airlines Group is a Greek-based airline operator comprised of parent company, Aegean Airlines and its subsidiary, Olympic Air.

Olympic Air, previously known as Olympic Airlines, was a privately held airline operator owned by the Marfin Investment Group. However, Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air shareholders agreed to merge and create a new airline entity in Feb-2010. The European Commission completed an antitrust investigation and cleared the merger in Oct-2013.

In Mar-2020, Aegean Airlines acquired a 25% stake in Romanian carrier, Animawings for EUR412,000.