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Seaplanes to Dubrovnik, Korcula, Lastovo, as ECA looks south

Dubrovnik - The Croatian travel revolution continues, as a European Coastal Airlines seaplanes lands in Dubrovnik, as well as the islands of Lastovo and Korcula.

Full of Life, Croatia PM, 2 ministers open new road on Hvar Special

Jelsa - A high-level delegation from Zagreb flies into Croatia's premier island of Hvar to open the latest infrastructure change in Jelsa.

Seaplane Saturday: Community in Dalmatia, history in Istria Special

Pula - A busy day for Europe's first modern scheduled seaplane operation in Croatia, starting with a school flight in Dalmatia followed by a historic flight to Istria.

Turkish marina, German-financed seaplane meet in Sibenik, Croatia

Sibenik - An intriguing example of quality tourism cooperation and a public private partnership in Croatia, as European Coastal Airlines flies into Sibenik.

Seaplanes in Croatia: Promo video, Rijeka, Pula new destinations

Split - European Coastal Airlines releases a promotional video of the first modern scheduled seaplane service in Europe, as well as confirming imminent operations for two more routes.

Seaplanes return to Rijeka, Croatia after 90 years as ECA expands

Rijeka - The Croatian aviation revolution on the Adriatic Coast continues, as European Coastal Airlines becomes the first seaplane to touch down in Rijeka in 90 years.

Seaplanes in Croatia: Exclusive interview with ECA CEO Martin Special

Split - After an extremely successful start to the first scheduled seaplane service in modern European aviation history, Digital Journal met ECA CEO Klaus Dieter Martin.

Zagreb first European capital to connect to islands by seaplanes Special

Zagreb - It's another milestone for Europe's first modern scheduled seaplane service, as European Coastal Airlines connects to the world in Croatia.

Qatar to Zagreb direct, Croatian island 8 hours from Middle East

Zagreb - A revolution in Croatian aviation is underway, with the launch of two new services making Croatia's fabled islands accessible from the Middle East in just eight hours.

A maiden flight on Europe's 1st modern scheduled hydroplane route Special

Split - As Europe's first modern scheduled sea plane operation finally gets underway in Croatia, Digital Journal takes to the skies to check out the opening route from Split Airport to Jelsa on Hvar.

Modern European hydroplane history as ECA touches down in Jelsa

Jelsa - Aviation history is made as the first scheduled commercial sea plane flight lands on the island of Hvar from Split Airport.

Modern aviation history in Split, Croatia as ECA hydroplane lands Special

Split - After 13 years of battling bureaucracy, a European Coastal Airlines hydroplane finally lands on the Adriatic in Split, Croatia.

Hydroplanes for Hajduk: Flying sponsor for Croatia's oldest club

Split - A much-needed cash injection for Croatia's oldest football club is announced as Europe's first scheduled modern hydroplane service prepares to take to the skies.

Europe's first scheduled seaplanes launch in 2 weeks in Croatia

Jelsa - After a 13-year battle with bureaucracy, Europe's first scheduled modern hydroplane service is set to start in Croatia next month.

Hydroplanes in Croatia imminent: Interview with ECA CEO Special

Hvar - After 13 years of paperwork, a true revolution in Croatian tourism is imminent. Digital Journal meets European Coastal Airlines boss Klaus Dieter Martin.

Europe's first modern seaplane network one step closer in Croatia Special

Jelsa - European aviation history moves one step closer, as authorities confirm downtown Split as a key location for Europe's first modern seaplane network.

Storms in Dalmatia: Croatia's island of Hvar without ferries

Hvar - As the stormy weather in southern Europe hits Dalmatia, a temporary suspension of ferry services to the tourist island of Hvar.
 

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Destination Jelsa comes into view just 13 minutes later. The previous option was to take a 40-minute...
Destination Jelsa comes into view just 13 minutes later. The previous option was to take a 40-minute bus to Split, then wait for a 2-hour ferry to Stari Grad, then a 15-minute bus ride to Jelsa, unless the arrival coincided with the 90-minute catamaran at 16:00 daily.
With 66 inhabited inlands and poor ferry connections  the potential of ECA for Croatian tourism is h...
With 66 inhabited inlands and poor ferry connections, the potential of ECA for Croatian tourism is huge
European Coastal Airlines
The flight gives a totally different perspective of the island of Brac.
The flight gives a totally different perspective of the island of Brac.
Popular Danish pilot Maria Amalie Wiuff was on hand to help the children onto the plane.
Popular Danish pilot Maria Amalie Wiuff was on hand to help the children onto the plane.
Professional pilots with years of experience  flying in shorts to enhance that holiday mood.
Professional pilots with years of experience, flying in shorts to enhance that holiday mood.
The island of Rab comes into view.
The island of Rab comes into view.
The European Coastal Airlines departure lounge on Rab.
The European Coastal Airlines departure lounge on Rab.
Each ECA sea port will be equipped with a hospitality centre. The Rab Fly In.
Each ECA sea port will be equipped with a hospitality centre. The Rab Fly In.
Seaplane departures are a popular event for young families in Jelsa. Pilots of the future  perhaps? ...
Seaplane departures are a popular event for young families in Jelsa. Pilots of the future, perhaps? The initial route of Split Airport to Jelsa has been a popular success.
An island boy himself  energetic Sales and Marketing manager Jan Albers eloquently lays out the bene...
An island boy himself, energetic Sales and Marketing manager Jan Albers eloquently lays out the benefits of the hydroplane project for both Croatian tourism and island life.
European Coastal Airlines
The welcoming committee in Jelsa for the first flight
The welcoming committee in Jelsa for the first flight
Dragan Misolic
Access to the plane is simple. There are procedures to assist passengers with disabilities.
Access to the plane is simple. There are procedures to assist passengers with disabilities.
ECA Sales and Marketing Director Jan Albers with Jelsa Mayor Niksa Peronja
ECA Sales and Marketing Director Jan Albers with Jelsa Mayor Niksa Peronja
ECA CEO Captain Klaus Dieter Martin and Sibenik Mayor Zeljko Buric  who are both committed to bringi...
ECA CEO Captain Klaus Dieter Martin and Sibenik Mayor Zeljko Buric, who are both committed to bringing a regular seaplane service to Sibenik after a break of some 80 years.
The airport departure lounge  surely one of the most pictruesque in Europe  and a perfect introducti...
The airport departure lounge, surely one of the most pictruesque in Europe, and a perfect introduction to a Croatian holiday.
Poring over the proposed design in the office of Mayor Niksa Peronja
Poring over the proposed design in the office of Mayor Niksa Peronja
A busy day at IKEA  one of the sights on the flight from Rab to Zagreb.
A busy day at IKEA, one of the sights on the flight from Rab to Zagreb.
With their ability to land on sea and land  the ECA fleet will provide the ultimate flexibility for ...
With their ability to land on sea and land, the ECA fleet will provide the ultimate flexibility for Croatian transport
European Coastal Airlines
Arrival at the island of Rab.
Arrival at the island of Rab.
A reminder of the importance of sailing tourism in Croatia. Perfect conditions in October.
A reminder of the importance of sailing tourism in Croatia. Perfect conditions in October.

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