easyJet announces largest ever expansion at Manchester Airport

easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, has today announced that it’s to undertake its largest ever expansion at Manchester Airport in winter 2018 which will see the airline adding five new aircraft, carrying an extra 1.5m passengers annually and launching five new routes. With the expansion easyJet will create 175 direct jobs and it’s estimated the move […]

easyJet Growth in Belfast Continues as Airline Welcomes Sixth Aircraft

Sixth easyJet aircraft to be based in Belfast arrived 22nd June 2018 First flights take off to the Isle of Man and Venice today and to Naples and Valencia tomorrow. easyJet summer flights from Belfast have increased by 8% to over 600 flights a week. easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, is celebrating a milestone for expansion […]

easyJet celebrates female pilot record for International Women’s Day

easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, is celebrating International Women’s Day with more female pilots flying on one day for the airline than ever before – also believed to be a European record for the most female pilots rostered by an airline in one day. On International Women’s Day, more easyJet passengers will be flown by female […]

easyJet showcases its new Airbus A320neo at Bristol Airport

easyJet showcases its new Airbus A320neo at Bristol Airport and continues its decarbonisation strategy The A320neo aircraft provides 15% savings in CO2 emissions and a 50% noise reduction easyJet reaffirms its commitment to sustainable growth at Bristol Airport Airline posts further reduction in annual CO2 emissions easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, showcased the airbus A320neo at […]

EasyJet admits 50% pay gap between male and female employees

On November 27, 2018, British low-cost airline EasyJet presented its report on gender pay gap, which shows that men at the company earn on average 51.7 % more than women. In total, the carrier has 1,407 male pilots and only 86 female pilots. The situation is different for EasyJet’s cabin crew, where women account for […]

easyJet signs agreement with Air Berlin

easyJet today signed an agreement with Air Berlin to acquire part of its operations at Berlin Tegel Airport for a purchase consideration of €40 million. This excludes potential start-up and transitional operating costs. The acquisition is subject to regulatory approvals and is expected to close in December 2017. The acquisition will result in easyJet entering […]

easyJet ready to face Brexit with new airline

The second-largest European low-cost carrier easyJet, based in the UK, has been issued with an Austrian air operator’s certificate (AOC). Such a move will allow the airline that operates multiple routes in Europe to protect itself from the possible legal consequences of Brexit – Britain’s seemingly inevitable withdrawal from the EU. easyJet Europe, a newly […]

easyJet celebrates fifth anniversary of industry-leading and award-winning mobile app

Most loved airline app in Europe has reached over 19 million downloads, achieved top App Store placements and led with innovative world and European firsts  Competition for five lucky customers who book flights via the mobile app to win the full value of their booking back easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, and its mobile partner MTT […]

easyJet sees profits fall in challenging environment

Low-cost airline easyJet has seen pre-tax profits fall 27.9 per cent to £495 million in the year to September 30th. However, the figure was in line with a warning given last month, seeing FTSE listed shares in the carrier rise nearly three per cent in early trading. Amid a year of “significant challenges”, easyJet welcome […]

Over 100 flights cancelled as French air traffic controllers strike for the 14th time this year

More than 100 flights have been cancelled as French air traffic controllers strike again. Several airlines have been affected, including Ryanair, easyJet and British Airways. Ryanair said it was ‘forced’ to cancel 22 flights on Wednesday night and 72 on Thursday as a result of the 14th French ATC strike this year. The Dublin-based carrier […]