Loftleidir Icelandic signs with Volare Group
The program, which will commence on January 16th., includes a lease of one B767 aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance. The aircraft will operate 4 passenger flights per week out of Milan to 3 destinations in Cuba and Cancun, Mexico. Loftleidir Icelandic currently wet leases 5 Boeing 757 and 2 Boeing 767 operated under Icelandair´s AOC on bases in North America, Europe and Africa. Volare Airlines was founded at in 1997. Since then it has multiplied its flight network and now covers all the major European destinations and the Mediterranean area. On May 15th 1999, the company started its regular scheduled services out of MilanVolare Airlines is governed by private Italian capital and in August 2000, Volare Airlines merged with AirEurope, leading to the creation of the first totally private national Airline in Italy - Volare Group.