On 20 May Aegean Airlines commenced flights between Athens and Hannover, with the latter airport celebrating the arrival of its latest Star Alliance member with a photo shoot on the apron. Seen posing with the first flight crew are Roger Niermann, Head of Sales at Hannover Airport and Silke Bergemann, Senior Key Account Manager Germany from Aegean Airlines. The Greek carrier will operate the 1,954-kilometre sector twice-weekly (Wednesdays and Saturdays) on A320s.
- Aegean Airlines launched flights on its latest route to Germany on 20 May, beginning a twice-weekly (Wednesdays and Saturdays) service between Athens (ATH) and Hannover (HAJ). The Star Alliance member will operate the 1,954-kilometre sector on its fleet of A320s, with no other carrier operating the city pairing. With this launch, Aegean Airlines now serves eight destinations in Germany from Athens on 35 weekly flights including Berlin Tegel, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich, Stuttgart and Kassel-Calden, with the latter being operated by the airline for the documenta 14 art exhibition. The Greek carrier will stop flights to Kassel-Calden on 23 June.