From June 2014 direct flights to Greek island Corfu (Ioannis Kapodistrias Airport) will be operated from International airport “Kharkiv”. This world famous resort becomes more and more popular among Ukrainian tourists. And due to this new flight it will be easier and more convenient to get there.
The direct flight between Kharkiv and the capital of Corfu, Kerkyra, will be launched at the beginning of a holiday season (on 3 June) and will be operated till the end of September of the current year.
The flights will be operated in cooperation with Kharkiv representative office of the leading Greek tour operator — Мouzenidis Travel, a requester of the flight.
It is planned that the flights will be operated once weekly by Greek ELLINAIR airlines by Avro RJ-85. Its capacity is 96 passengers and configuration is 6 seats in a row. Minimal one-way ticket price in a tour package, incl. taxes and charges, is 1300 UAH.
ELLINAIR airlines was established in 2013 and is an ownership of Мouzenidis Group Holding. The airlines is oriented on Russian market, but it also explores other perspective markets, among them Ukrainian, Belorussian and Kazakh, works with Baltic countries, Serbia, Chech Republic etc. ELLINAIR fleet consists of Airbus A320, its configuration is 160-165 seats with business class and Avro RJ-85 with 96 seats of economy class.
Sunset over Corfu island, Greece