MAT Macedonian Airlines hopes to establish Skopje Airport as a regional hub for the Balkans and southeastern Europe. The carrier is evaluating Saab 340s/2000s for feeder services from cities like Sofia, Istanbul, Pristina and Podgorica. "We are also joining IATA's IOSA program, which should be completed by September this year," MAT MD Bojan Sodnik told this website. The airline operates one CRJ900, one 737-300 and one MD-80 during the summer season. It carried 200,000 passengers in 2005 and ...

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