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22 May, 2024

Cyprus Airways bolsters fleet with environmentally friendly AIRBUS 220s

Introducing the next generation of eco-friendly aircraft, enhancing travel experience and expanding routes for Cyprus Airlines.

By Andreas Karamitas

In a strategic move aimed at enhancing operational capacity and embracing sustainability, Cyprus Airlines acquired two state-of-the-art AIRBUS 220s in July. These aircraft are set to debut on the company's 2024 summer routes, connecting popular Greek island destinations like Rhodes, Skiathos, Santorini, Preveza, and Heraklion in Crete.Large enough storage spaces meet the needs of the passenger.

The new AIRBUS 220s evolved from the Bombardier C Series, and boast advanced technical features, including Pratt & Whitney Pure Power PW1500G turbofan engines. With a remarkable 25% reduction in CO2 emissions per seat and a 50% cut in NOx emissions compared to industry standards, these aircraft align with the company's commitment to a green and sustainable future. Manufactured in Mirabel, Quebec, Canada, the AIRBUS 220s underscore Cyprus Airlines' dedication to environmental responsibility.Spacious seats and space in front of the seat promise a comfortable journey.

Passengers can expect a novel travel experience with 150 wider seats for economy class, spacious overhead storage, minimal in-flight cabin noise, and individual USB ports for electronic device charging.

As part of its expansion strategy, Cyprus Airlines presented its new acquisitions and flight program to Greek travel agents, aiming to solidify its presence in the Greek market and expand business activities in the region. The updated flight schedule is available on the company's official website.The new acquisitions of the company at Larnaka airport.

[This article was translated from its Greek original and may have been edited for brevity and clarity]


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