Air Malta has presented its annual report and consolidated financial Statements for year ended March 2018, during which it reported an operating profit of EUR1,2 million, compared to a loss of EUR 10.8 million in 2017.
Air Malta has started the New Year on a high note by being the first airline to land an Airbus A320neo at Florence’s Peretola airport and having the honour of hosting on board the Italian Serie A football team Fiorentina.
The Malta Tourism Authority’s series of themed trails has a new addition; namely the Family Trail, which highlights a treasure trove of activities.
On the back of unprecedented passenger traffic during the summer months, Air Malta’s strategy sees a new focus for the winter, with 27 scheduled destinations, an increase of nine destinations over 2017. The result is a 40 percent capacity increase covering a selection of 300 weekly departures.
Visitors to the Maltese Islands in June were estimated to have reached 265,823, up by 14.5 percent on the same period in 2017 according to the country’s National Statistics Office (NSO).
Adrian Attard has returned as general manager, Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa in Malta, 25 years on from having worked there as a pool boy.
Stuttgart headquartered DC Aviation Group (DCA), the German joint venture partner of DC Aviation Al-Futtaim (DCAF), continues to grow its aircraft management fleet with the addition of a Dassault Falcon 7X.
May traffic through Malta International Airport experienced a 17.3 percent spike, surpassing 600,000 passenger movements for the first time.
The marine protected area around the island of Malta has been increased by 20 percent to reach 35 percent.