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Ryanair, easyJet, Jet2, TUI: Non-essential travel defined indefinite

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 13, 2020 19:54

A number of airlines and travel companies have rescheduled their holiday programs after the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, commonly called the Foreign Office, or British Foreign Office, advised last week ... Read More

easyJet returns to Sharm El Sheik in Egypt

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- January 20, 2020 20:12

easyJet inaugurates 2020 by announcing the reopening of the connections between Italy and Sharm El Sheik in Egypt starting next spring and in time for the Easter bridge. The route ... Read More

British easyJet orders 12 more Airbus A320neo jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 20, 2019 02:08

British low-cost airline easyJet has exercised purchase rights to increase its fleet of A320neos by 12 new aircraft. The agreement takes the carrier’s total order for the A320neo Family to ... Read More

New EasyJet connection to Egypt takes off from Naples to Hurghada

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- November 4, 2019 21:25

The easyJet airline has kicked off a new connection to Egypt that flies from Naples, Italy, to Hurghada in the Red Sea. This increases the offer of leisure destinations from ... Read More

Best & Worst Airlines and Airports of 2019 revealed

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019 17:17

Today AirHelp announced the results of its annual AirHelp Score which rates global airlines and airports. First launched in 2015, AirHelp Score is the most comprehensive data-based evaluation of airlines ... Read More

Alitalia airline: The ongoing medley

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 20, 2019 21:57

The journey of Gianfranco Battisti, CEO of Ferrovie Dello Stato Italiane (FS), to the United States would have borne its first fruits in the definition of the new company for ... Read More

Alitalia airline: Of back doors and scoundrels?

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 22, 2019 01:37

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development, Luigi Di Maio, meeting the unions at Mise, (Ministry of Economic Development) outlined the account of the new company, AZ, and declared, ... Read More

European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019 16:37

The latest airline industry report estimated airline a la carte revenue at $65 billion worldwide for 2018. Each year IdeaWorksCompany analyses the ancillary revenue disclosures for airlines all over the ... Read More

A Record £3.4 Billion in Travel Industry Deals at WTM London

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 5, 2019 09:04

WTM London 2018, the event where ideas arrive, will generate a record £3.4 billion in travel and tourism industry deals, surpassing the figure of £3.1 billion from WTM London 2017. ... Read More

Irish carrier named ‘worst short-haul airline’ for the sixth year running

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 5, 2019 17:11

According to the latest survey of UK airline passengers, low-cost Irish carrier Ryanair ranked at the very bottom of 19 carriers flying from the UK. Ryanair has won the dubious ... Read More

EasyJet flies into Gdansk, Poland

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018 17:10

British low-cost carrier easyJet announced its Gdansk entrance with a new route to Berlin-Tegel. The sale of tickets has already begun, adding Gdańsk as the 160th airport to the easyJet ... Read More

London’s Gatwick Airport shuts down, grounds all flights

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018 14:53

Thousands of passengers have been affected by drones flying over the UK's second busiest airport's runways. London's Gatwick Airport's runway has been shut since Wednesday night, as devices have been ... Read More

Airbus: 43 aircraft booked, 89 delivered in November

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 7, 2018 09:15

Airbus booked orders for a total of 43 aircraft in its single-aisle A320 and widebody A330 families during November, and provided 89 jetliners from across its A220, A320, A330, A350 ... Read More

All-business-class boutique airline launches New York-Nice service

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018 06:35

Four years after launching as an exclusively business-class boutique airline with flights between New York and Paris, La Compagnie has announced the launch of a new seasonal route between New ... Read More

easyJet shrinks cabin baggage allowance

editor editor- May 21, 2013 04:09

EasyJet has announced a 'guaranteed' cabin baggage allowance which is 37 per cent below the maximum size allowed - because its packed planes can't always fit passengers' luggage on-board. Read More

EasyJet to launch Manchester-Moscow service

editor editor- December 1, 2012 08:15

LONDON, England - UK low-fare carrier easyJet has confirmed it will base an eighth aircraft at Manchester Airport from next year to enable it to introduce a further three new ... Read More

WTM Talk Business Series presents EasyJet CEO

editor editor- September 14, 2012 23:40

EasyJet Chief Executive Carolyn McCall OBE will headline World Travel Market’s (WTM) new Talk Business Series on Thursday, November 8. Read More

12 airlines agree to include debit card fees in headline ticket price

editor editor- July 6, 2012 10:04

Twelve airlines, including easyJet and Ryanair, will no longer spring last-minute fees on customers paying by debit card, the Office of Fair Trading has said. Read More

Budget carriers jacking up surcharges before summer holidays

editor editor- April 30, 2012 03:38

Budget airlines are sneakily ramping up surcharges for millions of passengers before the summer holidays. Read More

UK carriers scream bloody murder over passenger duty hike

editor editor- March 13, 2012 08:10

Four of the UK's leading airlines have slammed planned increases in airline passenger duty (APD) , claiming that the planned increase will reduce passenger numbers and hinder economic recovery. Read More

Speakers from TUI, easyJet and Expedia to take part in WTM Vision Conference-London

editor editor- February 15, 2012 06:23

World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, has completed its WTM Vision Conference-London high-level executive panel session with senior representation from TUI, easy Read More

Speculation grows over involvement of EasyJet’s Stelios in African LCCs

editor editor- December 10, 2011 08:40

(eTN) - Over the past weeks, speculation has been growing in Eastern Africa about a potential involvement by former EasyJet’s top executive, Stelios Iannou, said to consider joining hands with ... Read More

EasyJet plans to start assigning seats on its flights

editor editor- November 19, 2011 07:28

Budget airline passengers could soon be spared the ordeal of a seating free-for-all when they board their flights. Read More

Portugal honors its best in travel and tourism

editor editor- September 29, 2011 04:46

PORTUGAL (eTN) - It was a marvelous summer-end evening in golden Alentejo, as hundreds of travel trade people drove from all over Portugal to attend the top national award recognition ... Read More

Stelios: Fastjet to compete with EasyJet

editor editor- September 27, 2011 05:52

Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, the entrepreneur behind easyJet, has threatened to take on the budget airline he founded by launching a rival after accusing the management of running a smear campaign ... Read More

Marseille on top of Air France offensive in French regions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 11, 2011 19:38

PARIS, France (eTN) - Over the last decade, Air France's policy to concentrate its activity only at its major hubs – Paris CDG, Orly, for domestic flights, as well as ... Read More

EasyJet takes delivery of its 200th Airbus aircraft

editor editor- May 27, 2011 03:11

easyJet, have marked becoming the world’s youngest and quickest airline to reach a fleet of 200 Airbus aircraft, at a ceremony in Toulouse. Read More

EasyJet to test volcanic ash detection system

editor editor- May 26, 2011 04:49

LONDON, England - British budget airline easyJet is preparing to test a volcanic ash detection system on a research aircraft, it says. Read More

Put your game face on and head to Wild Jordan

editor editor- May 10, 2011 19:11

Jordan has unveiled a formidable ecotourism option to its growing list of diverse travel and tourism products. Read More

easyJet breaks ground by commencing service to Amman

editor editor- March 28, 2011 01:56

AMMAN, Jordan (eTN) - UK’s low-cost carrier easyJet started a thrice-weekly service from London’s Gatwick Airport to the capital city of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Amman, beginning today. Read More

Passengers “forced to go hungry” on Israel flight

editor editor- February 24, 2011 05:33

British budget airline had to apologize to its Jewish customers after loading ham and bacon baguettes on to the flight instead of the standard kosher food. Read More

Easyjet: Profits would be higher than expected

editor editor- October 7, 2010 04:56

After Easyjet's announcement that full-year profits would be higher than expected, carrier's shares shot up 10%. Read More

EasyJet plagued by crew shortages and ineffective rostering

editor editor- July 29, 2010 02:25

LONDON - U.K.-based low-cost airline easyJet PLC Wednesday admitted it has crew shortages and ineffective rostering on some parts of its network that is hampering punctuality, an issue that has ... Read More

Ryanair to pay libel damages to the founder of rival carrier easyJet

editor editor- July 16, 2010 05:40

LONDON - Irish budget airline Ryanair has agreed to pay libel damages of 50,100 pounds ($64,200) to the founder of rival carrier easyJet after running advertisements picturing him with a ... Read More

Airport news: Lyon airport more attractive than ever in 2010

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 14, 2010 05:54

LYON (eTN) - In the shadow of Paris but also of Nice, Lyon airport is now coming of age. Read More