A new weekly service by TUI Airways to Rhodes in Greece took-off for the first time yesterday at Aberdeen International Airport.
TUI Airways is operating the weekly Wednesday flight during the summer season until 23 September.
Aberdeen International Airport managing director, Steve Szalay said: “The introduction of the Rhodes route operated by TUI further expands our summer offering for our passengers. We’re working through our terminal upgrade project and are proud to welcome holiday passengers to the newly updated departure lounge.
TUI UK & Ireland director of aviation planning, Karen Switzer said: “It is great to see our customers heading off on their holidays to Rhodes. This new route opens up more holiday opportunities for customers flying from Aberdeen International Airport.
“In total customers now have seven destinations to choose from when flying with TUI Airways from Aberdeen International Airport this summer also giving them access to the great choice of hotel concepts and cruise holiday options.”
TUI Airways operates flights to six other destinations, with Ibiza, Tenerife, Palma, Reus, Dalaman and Corfu flying direct from Aberdeen International Airport.