Official Arrival of Ellinair's First Moscow-Kavala Direct Flight
Ellinair’s first direct flight from Moscow to Kavala touched down at 7:55 AM, Friday, May 26, 2017. The passengers of Ellinair, the Mouzenidιs Group’s airline, received a warm welcome at the Alexander the Great airport’s terminal, which included a buffet, gift packages of local products, and even a traditional dance team from a Lyceum Club of Greek Women which performed for the 138 Russian tourists and later posed for photographs with them.
Present at the occasion was the Deputy Governor of the Kavala region, Mr. Theodoros Markopoulos, and representatives of the area hotels association, who wished the visitors a good time while visiting Greece.
In his address, Mr. Markopoulos stressed the satisfaction of the Region of Eastern Macedonia andThrace and the Regional Unit of Kavala "for this beginning that is taking place today," especially thanking the President of the Mouzenidis Group Boris Mouzenidis. "I want to believe that this start will be crowned with success and we will be able to record more arrivals and more satisfied visitors," said Mr. Markopoulos.
The Director of Ellinair, Stavros Daliakas, took the floor, and expressed the hope that "This day will be the beginning of a continuous development. Our thoughts are to increase flights to Kavala next year and not only from Russia, perhaps from Germany, as we aim to develop our network, wanting to offer our customers more choices in Greece. "
The team of executives of the Mouzenidis Group in Kavala, led the guests to their buses, with a final destination of Thassos.
This summer, Ellinair directly connects Kavala with the two most important cities of Russia: Moscow and St. Petersburg.