Air Corsica

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Air Corsica
Air Corsica logo.svg
IATA ICAO Callsign
XK CCM CORSICA
Founded1989 (as Compagnie Corse Méditerranée)
2000 (as CCM Airlines)
Commenced operations2010; 11 years ago (2010)
HubsAjaccio Napoleon Bonaparte Airport
Secondary hubsBastia – Poretta Airport
Frequent-flyer programFlying Blue
Fleet size12
Destinations17
Parent companyCollectivité Territoriale de Corse, Air France–KLM
HeadquartersAjaccio, Corsica, France
Key peoplePhilippe Dandrieux (CEO)
Websiteaircorsica.com

Compagnie Aérienne Corse Méditerranée S.A.E.M. (Corsican: Cumpagnia Aerea Corsa Mediterrania), trading as Air Corsica (formerly CCM Airlines), is the flag carrier of the French insular region of Corsica, with its head office on the grounds of Ajaccio Napoleon Bonaparte Airport in Ajaccio, Corsica.[1] It operates passenger services from Corsica to continental France. Its main base is Ajaccio Napoleon Bonaparte Airport, with hubs at Figari–Sud Corse Airport, Bastia – Poretta Airport and Calvi – Sainte-Catherine Airport.[2][3]

History[edit]

Air Corsica operates certain flights as a franchise for Air France and Alitalia.[4] Air Corsica outsources its passenger service system, which manages reservations, inventory and pricing to Amadeus using the Altéa system.

Destinations[edit]

Country City Airport Notes Refs
Belgium Charleroi Brussels South Charleroi Airport
Liège Liège Airport Terminated
France Ajaccio Ajaccio Napoleon Bonaparte Airport
Bastia Bastia – Poretta Airport
Calvi Calvi – Sainte-Catherine Airport
Clermont-Ferrand Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne Airport Seasonal
Dole Dole–Jura Airport Seasonal
Figari Figari–Sud Corse Airport
Lyon Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport
Marseille Marseille Provence Airport
Nantes Nantes Atlantique Airport Terminated
Nice Nice Côte d'Azur Airport
Paris Orly Airport
Toulon Toulon–Hyères Airport Seasonal
Toulouse Toulouse–Blagnac Airport
United Kingdom London London Stansted Airport Terminated

Codeshare agreements[edit]

Air Corsica has codeshare agreements with the following airlines:[5]

Fleet[edit]

Air Corsica Airbus A320
Air Corsica ATR 72-500

Current fleet[edit]

As of February 2021, Air Corsica fleet consists of the following aircraft:[6]

Air Corsica Fleet
Aircraft In service Orders Passengers Notes
Airbus A320-200 4 180
Airbus A320neo 2[7] 186
ATR 42-500 1 48 [8]
ATR 72-500 5 70
Total 12

Former fleet[edit]

The airline previously operated the following aircraft (as of August 2018):[9]

  • 1 further ATR 72-500

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Relations Clientèle Archived 2009-08-18 at the Wayback Machine." CCM Airlines. Retrieved on 12 February 2010. "Siège social de CCM Aéroport Napoléon Bonaparte BP 505 – 20186 AJACCIO CEDEX "
  2. ^ "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-03. p. 62.
  3. ^ Air International, July 2005
  4. ^ Air Corsica to Start Corsica – Rome Service Jun–Sep 2012 with Alitalia
  5. ^ "Profile on Air Corsica". CAPA. Centre for Aviation. Archived from the original on 2016-11-03. Retrieved 2016-11-03.
  6. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2019 (Part One)". Airliner World (October 2019): 14.
  7. ^ "Air Corsica Receives Its First Airbus A320neo". 2 December 2019.
  8. ^ "Air Corsica to add an ATR42-500 in late 2Q19".
  9. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2018 (Part One)". Airliner World (October 2018): 14.

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