Aegean Airlines A320. By Rob Finlayson Greek carrier Aegean Airlines (A3) has struck a deal to acquire Olympic Air (OA) from Marfin Investment Group for €72 million ($94 million), creating a €1 billion company. A3 plans to acquire 100% of OA from Marfin and turn it into a subsidiary. The two airlines will operate under their existing brands; their networks will be optimized to improve efficiency and connectivity. Back office functions will also be combined. The European ...

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