Bmi Regional News

bmi regional launches recruitment drive as network grows

bmi regional launches recruitment drive as network grows

7 July 2017 Airline News

Following a successful start to 2017, including the launch of new routes across its network and strong sustained growth, bmi regional has launched a recruitment drive to attract new captains and first officers. The airline is seeking crew of all levels, but particularly direct entry captains. 

bmi regional launches new flights to Gothenburg and Nuremberg

bmi regional launches new flights to Gothenburg and Nuremberg

9 May 2017 Press Release Airline News

bmi regional has launched its two brand new routes from Birmingham Airport - to Gothenburg and Nuremberg. The new routes, which will both be operated six times per week, were welcomed to their new hub at Birmingham Airport by a water arch, while the first passengers enjoyed a slice of celebratory cake.

bmi regional takes off for Derry, Ireland

bmi regional takes off for Derry, Ireland

bmi regional has commenced its new service between London Stansted and City of Derry Airport, with dignitaries from both destinations there to celebrate the launch. Passengers arriving on the first in-bound flight and the connecting outbound flight were treated to cake and coffee to celebrate the launch.

New sales leadership for bmi regional

New sales leadership for bmi regional

28 February 2017 Press Release Airline News

bmi regional has appointed Fabrice Binet as sales and business development director across the entire business following his success in growing bmi regional’s presence in multiple European Markets.

bmi regional signs partnership with Virgin Trains

bmi regional signs partnership with Virgin Trains

6 February 2017 Airline News Rail News

bmi regional is partnering with Virgin Trains to add a train travel booking facility to its website, making it easier for customers to travel beyond Birmingham International. The news comes as the carrier reveals plans to establish a new base at Birmingham with services to Graz, Gothenburg and Nuremberg.

bmi regional rejigs baggage allowance policy

bmi regional rejigs baggage allowance policy

1 February 2017 Airline News

bmi regional has launched an amended baggage and seating policy, which aims to make travelling with the airline even simpler.  All customers flying with bmi regional will continue to receive a standard free baggage allowance and this has now been increased to 23kgs at no extra cost.

bmi regional to go five times weekly on Milan route

bmi regional to go five times weekly on Milan route

15 November 2016 Airline News

Following on from the success of its existing seven routes out of Bristol Airport, bmi regional has made some exciting changes to its Milan schedule – increasing the route to a total of five weekly departures. The new schedule adds a flight from Bristol every Wednesday evening, returning on a Thursday morning, to the existing rotations on Mondays and Fridays.

bmi regional inks distribution deal with Sabre

bmi regional inks distribution deal with Sabre

12 November 2016 Airline News

British carrier bmi regional has implemented technology from Sabre Corporation that will enable its branded fares to be sold by travel agencies using Sabre. The new technology is integrated into the Sabre Red retailing platform and equips Sabre travel agency subscribers to personalise the travel experience for customers.

bmi regional expands codeshare deal with Brussels Airlines

bmi regional expands codeshare deal with Brussels Airlines

1 August 2016 Airline News

bmi regional has added seven new routes to its network thanks to an agreement extending the carrier’s codeshare partnership with Brussels Airlines. Routes from the Great Britain, Northern Ireland and France will go on sale via bmi regional’s website and call centre from today.