Blue Air is an IATA member
Blue Air informs that starting with January 19, 2016, the airline became a full member of IATA (International Air Transport Association).
This milestone was achieved following the recent IOSA certification (IATA Operational Safety Assessment), a complex audit that assessed more than 900 standards and best practices for flight safety in the following departments: flight operations, operational control and flight dispatch, aircraft engineering and maintenance, cabin operations, ground handling operations, cargo operations and security management.
IATA is the most prestigious aviation body in the world, with membership of more than 260 international Airlines worldwide and presence in over 119 countries. Its main priorities include reducing costs to the industry, developing new technical standards to facilitate innovation in distribution, improving global safety, driving industry change, training and operational standardization.
Gheorghe Racaru, General Manager Blue Air: "Joining IATA is a significant and historical step for the company, opening new doors for partnerships with other airlines, members of the association, in order to provide our passengers a wider route network and, as always, the best prices”.
Blue Air has been operating for 11 years, now ofering flights to over 65 routes in Belgium, Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Sweden and the United Kingdom. The company has 5 operational bases, in Bucharest, Bacau, Iasi, Larnaca and Turin. Blue Air is operating a fleet of Boeing 737 aircrafts, with retrofitted interior with state of the art Recaro seats allowing passengers a better and more comfortable experience during their flight.