rolls out Newcastle service

28th Mar 2007

Low cost airline has today unveiled its specially-designed aircraft which will operate on its Newcastle-London Gatwick service which started this week. has repainted an entire new aircraft with to spread the word about its £26.99 starting fares.

The new route will be a three-times a day service to the capital and with early morning, mid-morning and early evening flights, the service is ideal for business travellers. is ramping up activity at Newcastle airport in anticipation of the busy summer 07 season.  Direct flights to Almeria, Malaga, Palma and Valencia will all start soon, with passengers being offered even more routes to the sun this year.

Philip Meeson, boss of, said: “I am thrilled to launch our latest service from Newcastle International and underline our commitment to providing the people of the North East and beyond the lowest possible fares to great destinations.


“With three flights a day to the nation’s capital, I know that this route will prove to be incredibly popular, whether that’s for business, city breaks or onward internationally.

“Advance ticket sales have been beyond our expectations, clearly showing how residents of the North East have been crying out for low cost fares matched with the highest standards of service to London - something BA was clearly not able to offer them.”



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