Cobalt air TO LAUNCH LONDON Heathrow LINK

Cyprus’ largest airline becomes only carrier offering flights to London’s three main airports: Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted

Larnaca, Cyprus, 23rd January 2018 – Cobalt Air, Cyprus’s largest airline is proud to announce a new daily service beginning 27th March 2018, linking London Heathrow directly with Larnaca, Cyprus. Cobalt Air is the only carrier offering connections to Cyprus from London’s three main airports: Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted.

Andrew Madar, CEO, Cobalt Air commented:

“We are delighted to add London Heathrow to our UK network which is a key market for Cyprus tourism and business. Cobalt Air is the only carrier flying from the main three London airports to Cyprus. Cobalt Air has quickly become the preferred airline of the Cypriot people; and we can’t wait to show you our great welcome and on-board service as you start your holiday or business trip from London to Cyprus.”

The Heathrow route will feature Cobalt Air’s new business class product, featuring large bespoke business seats in a two-by-two configuration with a 40” pitch. This will bring a new level of business comfort to the route.

The schedule is timed to appeal to both business and leisure passengers.

Flights will depart London Heathrow T3 at 5.20pm and arrive into Larnaca at 11.50pm. On the way home, flights leave Larnaca at lunchtime, 12.45pm and arrive back in London Heathrow T3 at 3.45pm. All timings are local. Cobalt Air will use an A320 aircraft with 12 seats in business class and 144 seats in economy class to operate the new route.

Return fares in March start from less than £65 one way. See www.cobalt.aero for more details.

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Caption: Cobalt Air comfort. Business class passengers travelling on Cobalt Air’s new service from London Heathrow to Larnaca, starting 27 March, will benefit from the airline’s spacious two-by-two seating configuration, with 40” pitch. Cobalt’s standard seat pitch in the Economy cabin is 30”.

 

EDITOR’S NOTES

Cobalt Air was recently welcomed (December 7th, 2017) as a member of The International Air Transport Association (IATA). IATA is the trade association and collective voice for 280 of the world’s airlines from over 119 countries worldwide. Cobalt Air also has a full IOSA accreditation.

The company was recognised as the best Start-up airline of the Year in the world 2017 by CAPA – The Centre for Aviation.

Cobalt Air currently serves 20 destinations and 12 different countries from its home in Cyprus.

 

Cobalt Destinations

Cyprus:                     Larnaca & Paphos

Greece:                    Athens, Thessaloniki, Heraklion, Chania and Mykonos

United Kingdom:  London Heathrow, London Gatwick, London Stansted, Manchester

Switzerland:            Zurich & Geneva

Denmark:                 Copenhagen

France:                      Paris CDG

Spain:                        Madrid

Russia:                      Moscow

Israel:                        Tel Aviv

Lebanon:                   Beirut

UAE:                           Abu Dhabi

OPERATING SCHEDULE FROM LARNACA TO LONDON HEATHROW S18

From

To

From

To

CO 327 – Daily

CO 326 – Daily

London Heathrow (LHR) 17:20

Larnaca (LCA) 23:50

Larnaca (LCA) 12:45

 

London Heathrow (LHR) 15:45

 

All timings are local