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Air Malta Launches Summer 2021 Flight Schedule
Air Malta has launched their Summer 2021 flight schedule which includes 20 destinations and over 3,000 flights. To celebrate the launch of the schedule, the carrier is offering a sale on 580,000 seats.
On Friday (April 30, 2021), Air Malta announced the launch of their summer 2021 schedule with service to 20 cities and over 3,000 flights. Celebrating the new schedule, the carrier has launched a fare sale on over half a million seats. For summer 2021. Air Malta will operate direct flights to and from Amsterdam, Brussels, Catania, Frankfurt, Geneva, Lisbon, London-Heathrow, Manchester, Munich, Milan-Linate, Moscow, Palermo, Paris (CDG and Orly), Prague, Tel Aviv and Zurich. Service to Moscow and Tel Aviv are subject to the opening of safe travel corridors.
In Friday’s announcement, Air Malta’s Chief Commercial Officer, Roy Kinnear, said,
“This schedule delivers a strong message of commitment by the Airline towards the local and international tourism industry. The schedule focuses on Malta’s core markets for inbound tourism and is in line with Air Malta’s strategy of being a point-to-point carrier operating to major European cities and major airports attaching to larger network airlines through key interline partnerships and code-sharing agreements.”
Further commenting on recent developments at the carrier, Air Malta’s Executive Chairman, David G. Curmi, added,
“We are happy to note the gradual increase of consumer confidence and propensity to travel this summer. This increase, driven primarily by the success of the vaccination rollouts in many countries, especially in Malta, augurs well for an easing of travel restrictions and a restart in tourism this summer. We are happy to be part of the process and help re-open our Islands to tourism. The health and safety of our customers and crew remains our top priority and we will continue to abide by all health and safety requirements of the countries to and from which we operate.”
Some key highlights of Air Malta’s peak summer schedule include up to 10 weekly flights to London-Heathrow, up to 11 weekly frequencies to Paris (CDG and Orly), up to nine weekly flights to Catania and up to five weekly flights to Rome, Munich and Vienna.
Founded in 1974, Air Malta is the airline of the Maltese Islands and under normal market conditions usually serves 35 destinations across Europe and the Mediterranean. The carrier is undergoing a vital restructuring, in accordance with EU requirements on state aid, to secure a sustainable and profitable future. Air Malta’s mission is to become recognized as one of the world’s leading destination airlines.
Source: Air Malta