Avion Express partners with Eurowings as a long-term ACMI supplier
Lithuanian ACMI (Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance, and Insurance) operator Avion Express has announced a new partnership with Lufthansa Group’s Eurowings, a leisure airline based at Cologne Bonn Airport. Cooperation for the wet lease of 11 A320s will start at the start of the 2022 IATA summer season.
After a successful and thorough selection process, Vilnius-based Avion Express has been named a long-term ACMI partner of Eurowings, which currently flies to more than 100 destinations across Europe under its current flight schedule. As pent-up travel demand continues from last year, the partnership reflects the growing number of holiday bookings for the upcoming summer season in 2022.
Eurowings is a market leader operating from Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Stuttgart and Cologne Bonn airports, and currently has a fleet of 100 aircraft. With a focus on affordable products and services, the airline offers a large number of non-stop flights within Europe. Eurowings‘ extensive route network and 11 international bases, including Palma de Mallorca on Europe’s premier holiday island, Mallorca, the airline is Germany’s largest leisure passenger air carrier, employing 3,500 people across the continent.
“We are delighted to work with one of the world’s largest and most respected airline groups in a partnership that demonstrates our high standards of quality and safety as well as our dedication to flexibility. Thanks to the close cooperation and dedication of the Eurowings and Lufthansa teams, we look forward to a long-term fruitful cooperation,says Avion Express Vice President Commercial Dainius Staniulis.