EasyJet ‘Selects Glasgow’ for Future Scottish Growth

Budget carrier easyJet has announced major expansion plans for Glasgow. In addition to new and enhanced routes, the introduction of a fifth aircraft at the Scottish airport will generate around 50 jobs for flight, cabin and ground crew in the

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Berlin/Brandenburg Reveals Terminal Plans

As preparations continue at Berlin/Brandenburg (BER) for its first services in October 2020, logistical planning at the German capital’s troubled new gateway has taken a step forward. With just under a year and a half to its official opening, the

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Christmas Lights Transform easyJet A320

Hundreds of guests gathered at London Luton Airport to watch the ‘world’s biggest Christmas light show on a plane’. easyJet handed over Airbus A320, OE-IVQ (c/n 7228) to airport ground staff to decorate with, among other things, 1.5 miles (2.4km)

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EasyJet’s Electric Ambitions

The boss of easyJet says the airline has made significant progress towards its goal of flying fully-electric aircraft on commercial passenger services. The carrier confirmed that US-partner, Wright Electric, has applied for the patent on a “novel motor design” for an

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The Sale of Air Berlin Assets Continues

UK low-cost carrier easyJet has acquired a part of insolvent airberlin’s operations at Berlin/Tegel Airport for €40m in what is a major boost to its operations in Germany.  The deal includes easyJet taking over the leases of up to 25

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Airberlin Shortlists Preferred Bidders

Airberlin is confident a buyer will be found for at least part of its business after shortlisting two preferred bidders.  The ailing German airline, which filed for administration in August confirmed it has entered formal negotiations with Lufthansa and easyJet

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easyJet Joins Forces to offer Long-Haul Flights

Passengers flying with easyJet will now be able to access long-haul services operated by Norwegian and WestJet following the launch of what the Luton-based carrier claims is “the first global airline connections service by a European low fares airline”.  The

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Austria Chosen for easyJet Europe

Low-cost carrier easyJet has revealed that it has applied for an Austrian Air Operator Certificate (AOC) as part of its Brexit contingency plan.  It has also applied to Austria’s Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology (bmvit) for an airline

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easyJet Joins the A320neo Club

Low-cost carrier easyJet has taken delivery of its first A320neo, making it the 25th airline to operate the latest variant of Airbus’ popular single aisle family. The jet, G-UZHA (c/n 7649), which is also easyJet’s 300th A320 Family aircraft, was

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easyJet Opts for A321neos

easyJet has agreed to convert 30 orders it holds for the Airbus A320neo to the larger A321neo.  The deal is part of the existing easyJet Airbus framework agreement signed in 2013, with delivery of the first aircraft scheduled for summer

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