The Star Alliance Chief Executive Board accepted Aegean Airlines' membership application yesterday, Star CEO Jaan Albrecht announced at a news conference in Athens. Aegean is the first Greek carrier to join an alliance and will add a network spanning 23 domestic and 24 international routes on 200 daily flights. "We believe Aegean is an ideal fit into Star's network. . .It has a strong regional presence in the southeast of the Mediterranean, at the crossroads of East and West," Albrecht said, ...

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