Destinations for which the discount airfares are available are Salonic (85 euros/2-way ticket, all fees included), Brussels (112 euros), Berlin (110 euros), Koln (90 euros) and Valencia (97 euros).

Blue Air carried 540,000 passengers in first half, 27% more than a year earlier.

In the period under review, the carrier recorded a turnover of 56 million euros (237.7 million lei), up 35% from 47.7 million euros a year-ago half.

Blue Air is a fully local company, authorized to operate regular short and long-haul charter, freight, passenger and on-demand flights.

The company booked a turnover of 124.1 million euros in 2008 and projects 170 mn euros for 2009.