All posts tagged "Flybe"

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    Flybe to Operate Waterford – Manchester Route

    Flybe announced today that it will operate four times weekly on the Waterford – Manchester route from Monday 22nd May 2013. Fares start from €37 each way including taxes and charges. The new services will operate on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Graham Doyle, Chief Executive, Waterford Airport, said: “We are delighted...

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    Ryanair Offers Flybe €100m to Take Over Aer Lingus Routes

    As part of its attempt to persuade the European Commission to approve its takeover proposal, Ryanair has offered Flybe €100 million in cash to set up an operation in Ireland that could take over 43 routes from Aer Lingus. The routes in question are expected to generate a profit of €20 million...

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    Shannon to Glasgow with Flybe

    Shannon Airport has secured a new year-round service to Glasgow with Europe’s largest regional airline Flybe, starting 1st May 2013. The new flights to Glasgow will operate three times weekly – Wednesday, Friday and Sunday – and generate over 10,000 additional passengers through Shannon Airport in 2013. The service is a welcome...

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    Automatic Check-in When Booking Online with Flybe

    Flybe has become the first UK carrier to offer its passengers an automatic check-in option when booking online so that between 36 and 15 hours prior to departure, an electronic boarding pass will automatically be sent direct to their smart phone or e-mail. The full product is being introduced initially at nine of...

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    Loganair to Withdraw Belfast City – Dundee Service

    Loganair’s services from Dundee to Belfast City and Birmingham will cease on Sunday 2nd December 2012. Passengers will be offered alternative flights through Loganair’s franchise partner Flybe, or a full refund via the travel agent or airline where the original reservation was made. Loganair will retain its aviation engineering base at Belfast...

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    Flybe Introduces Snow and Ice Insurance

    Flybe has become the first airline to offer its passengers the opportunity to purchase ‘Snow and Ice’ travel insurance. The cover includes a passenger not being able to leave home because their vehicle is prevented from making the journey due to snow and ice, or resultant road closures that could stop or...

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    Three New Routes from Flybe

    Flybe has announced three new routes to Britain – daily from Waterford to Birmingham and three times weekly services from Knock to Leeds Bradford and from Belfast City to Newquay. Niall Gibbons, Chief Executive of Tourism Ireland, said: “The introduction of these Flybe flights is really good news; they will certainly expand...

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    Flybe Wins Gatwick Gold for Punctuality

    Flybe outperformed all other airlines flying to and from London Gatwick Airport during the April – June 2011 quarter for on-time arrival and departure performance, receiving the airport’s gold award ahead of British Airways (silver) and Ryanair (bronze). Flybe operates 408 flights a week on nine routes out of London Gatwick to...

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    Nine New Routes from Flybe

    Flybe is now Finland’s newest airline following the completion of its joint acquisition with Finnair of Finnish Commuter Airlines (Finncomm). Its new route network features 24 regional routes offering 416 flights a week. This includes all existing routes previously operated by Finncomm plus nine brand new routes. There are four from Helsinki,...

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    Fly Knock – Manchester with Flybe

    Flybe has today announced an expansion from Ireland West Airport Knock by introducing a four times weekly service to Manchester. The new service will commence on 30 October 2011 and will operate year round. Passengers can book onward flights to Paris and Amsterdam. Flybe is Europe’s largest regional airline and also the UK’s...