Croatia’s national airline will launch a new service between Zagreb and Tirana this summer season. Croatia Airlines have announced that after a decades long break the Croatian and Albanian capital will once again be connected.
Over the past few years, an average of 24.000 Albanian citizens have visited Croatia on a yearly basis. According to a report on the website Ex-Yu Aviation the CEO of Croatia Airlines, Jasmin Bajic, and the Albanian Ambassador to Croatia recently met to discuss the new flight connection.
“Both parties agreed for talks between Croatia Airlines and relevant authorities in Albania to commence immediately in order for this important project to be realised as soon as possible,” stated the article.
the Albanian Embassy in Zagreb said in a statement. Earlier this week, Croatia Airlines confirmed it plans to expand its network and fleet in 2020, as well as increase capacity on some existing routes.