On December 14, 2017, Italy’s second largest carrier Meridiana launched its summer 2018 schedule including the announcement of seven new destinations. The new Milan Malpensa network will be covering a total of 17 destinations from Milan Malpensa, out of which seven destinations which will be new routes for Meridiana.
Starting from June 2018 both New York (JFK) (June 01, 2018) and Miami (June 08, 2017) will be connected non-stop with Milan Malpensa, respectively on a daily basis and four times a week. The new routes will be operated on 247-seat Airbus A330s. In addition, Meridiana’s Airbus A330 aircraft will also serve the twice-weekly Milan Malpensa – Havana route from September 04, 2018.
Meridiana is planning to add five Airbus A330-200s starting in April 2018. Meridiana new domestic services will connect Milan Malpensa to the five Italian cities of Rome, Naples, Palermo, Catania and Lamezia Terme. In the summer of 2018, Meridiana will continue to serve many strategic destinations from Milan Malpensa such as Accra, Cairo, Dakar, Mombasa, Lagos, Havana, Moscow and Zanzibar.
Olbia, connected by Meridiana all year long to Milan Linate, Rome Fiumicino and Bologna, from March 25, 2018, will also see Meridiana offering non-stop international flights to London (LGW), Moscow (DME), as well as other domestic seasonal routes such as Venice, Turin, Bergamo, Milan Malpensa, Naples, Verona and Bergamo.