Olympic Holidays continues to grow and as we enter our 50th anniversary of making great holidays to European island destinations, we are pleased to announce that we have now entered a new partnership with Cobalt Air – offering flights departing from Manchester and Birmingham to Larnaca airport in Cyprus. Our clients will be guaranteed English-speaking crew and 5kg of cabin baggage per person included in all package holidays. 20kg checked in baggage is also available to add to your booking.
Cobalt is a new international airline with its principal place of business in Cyprus with a route structure across the UK, Ireland, France and Greece and with a network of flying rights within all of the EU and additionally with special rights to the East and South of Europe. It will not only bring the world to Cyprus as an attractive destination, but will use Cyprus as hub to connect Asia, Middle East, Africa and Europe.
Cobalt Air started operations on July 7, 2016, after going through the EASA regulatory certifications and EU licensing requirements. As holder of the only commercial jet operator with a Cyprus registered Air Operator Certificate (AOC) and Commercial License (CL), Cobalt is now considered the national air carrier of Cyprus.
The airline is now performing at OTP (On Time Performance) levels ranging around 90%, Dispatch Reliability ranging between 92-97%, and Delays of lower than 8%.
The company vision and strategy includes:
- Highest priority on Operational Safety above and beyond all regulatory requirements.
- Focus on Customer Satisfaction.
Cobalt Air currently has a fleet of 6 Airbus’s and is run by an exclusive team of international aviation technology and business experts from the US, EU and China with over 30 years of experience.