Aegean Airlines is expected to become a Star Alliance member. An event will be held by the end of this month in Athens, a source from the alliance told this website. Newest member is EgyptAir which joined Star last year as No. 21. Star CEO Jaan Albrecht told ATWOnline earlier that the alliance is working on a long-term project to become an alliance of the 50s, meaning up to 50 members.

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