VOLOTEA CELEBRATES THE BEGINNING OF THE FOURTH OPERATING YEAR IN ITALY.
265.523 PASSENGERS TRANSPORTED TO VERONA, FROM WHERE YOU CAN REACH 5 DESTINATIONS.
9/10 of the passengers would recommend the low cost airline,
whose punctuality rate in Verona is of 87.78%
Verona, 22nd April 2015 – almost 5 millions of passengers transported across Europe since April 2012, 265,523 of them only in Verona Airport. 64 destinations in 8 nations, a fleet of 19 Boeings 717 and a punctuality rate of 87.78% registered at Verona Airport. These are just some figures of Volotea, the low cost airline which has just celebrated its fourth operating year in Italy. For summer 2015 it confirms two new flights from Verona. “We are really satisfied with the results achieved in Italy – has stated Carlos Muñoz, Founder and President of Volotea –. Since 2012 we have been working so hard in order to offer to our passengers a fascinating and rich network of destinations. At present our fleet of Boeings 717 flies in 17 Italian airports, 2 of them in Veneto, Venice and Verona. And it seems that the airline is willing to invest right in Verona going forward. “Besides strengthening the traditional routes to Bari, Palermo and Catania – Muñoz kept going on - from 30th May two new flights from Verona to Alghero and Brindisi will begin operating. For passengers of Veneto region taking off to the wonderful sea of Sardinia or to the evocative views of Salento will be easier, more comfortable and affordable. “In Verona we expect to fly higher and higher – said Muñoz - Our purpose is, in fact, to grow up, strengthening our presence with a flight offer more structured and competitive. We have built great relationships with the Catullo management and SAVE Group, and today more than ever, we know that we can count on them as ideal partners for the future development of Volotea in the area of Verona.
”Several results have been achieved by the low cost airline in these years. “We are more than satisfied with the results reached in Italy, where 93% of the passengers who chose to fly with us stated to have been extremely satisfied with the experience.” – keeps going on Muñoz. And who chooses to board his luggage in the hold does not run any risk with Volotea: at present the risk of loss is extremely low, only 0.4 luggage lost every 1,000 passengers. And since January 2015, the airline claims a punctuality rate of 87.78%: this means that almost 9 airplanes on 10 have taken off or landed in time at the airport. But there's more! According to a survey based on a sample of over 50,000 passengers, the boarding procedure is very appreciated by the travellers of Verona, so that to receive a score of 7.5 on 10. And there are also great reviews of the services offered at the boarding gate (7.8) and the check-in desk (8). The airline is really proud of these scores, that reconfirms both quality and reliability of its services.
In the end, besides celebrating the beginning of its fourth year in Italy, in these days Volotea is going to achieve another important goal: "In a few days we will reach 5 millions of passengers transported overseas – said finally Muñoz - and on behalf of Volotea I would like to thank everyone who chose to fly with us.”
The president of Verona airport, Paolo Arena has concluded by saying:" We have built a solid partnership with Volotea, which has brought to a progressive increase of the number of destinations connected with Verona. As Carlos Muñoz, president of Volotea, declared last week, “negotiations are in a highly advanced phase for a further growth of the company at Catullo airport. We will have soon further positive information to share. Volotea tickets are available starting from €19.99 each way, taxes included, on the website www.volotea.com, at travel agencies and calling the call center number 895 4404 of the low cost airline.
VOLOTEA is the new low cost airline, reliable, timely and comfortable, which connects medium and small cities, often lacking direct and low cost flights. Volotea offers low prices, ensuring a wonderful travel experience, with a polite staff, booked seats and the comfort of a wide aircraft like Boeing 717 with only 5 seats per row (2+3). Volotea operates in 17 Italian airports: Alghero, Ancona, Bari, Brindisi, Cagliari, Catania, Genoa, Lampedusa, Milan-Bergamo, Naples, Olbia, Palermo, Pantelleria, Pisa, Turin, Venice and Verona. Its operating bases in Europe are in Italy (Venice - Marco Polo and Palermo) and France (Nantes, Bordeaux and Strasbourg) and in Spain (Asturie). Tickets can be bought on the website (www.volotea.com), calling the call center number 895 895 4404 or in travel agencies. A special attention is paid for the customer services in all the phases, both land and on board