Italian airline, Blue Panorama, was founded in 1998 by tour operator, Astra Travelling.
Based at Rome's Fiumicino airport, the airline operates both scheduled and charter flights primarily to international destinations, together with its low-cost subsidiary, Blu-Express, which was established in 2005 to serve 20 short-haul holiday destinations from Rome and from Milan.
Blue Panorama Aircraft Fleet
- 2 x Boeing 737-400
- 2 x Boeing 757-200
- 4 x Boeing 767-300
- 1 x Piaggio P180
In January 2012, it was announced that the company will be taken over by Alitalia, together with Sicilian low-cost carrer, Wind Jet, although Alitalia has subsequently suggested that the merger may be abandoned.