Easyjet News

easyJet showcases Airbus A320neo at Manchester Airport

easyJet showcases Airbus A320neo at Manchester Airport

7 February 2018 Airline News

easyJet is showcasing the airbus A320neo at Manchester Airport. The neo brings significant environmental and operational benefits – up to 15 per cent savings in fuel burn and CO2 emissions, and a reduced noise footprint of 50 per cent on take-off and landing phase.

easyJet sees passenger numbers rise as rivals falter

easyJet sees passenger numbers rise as rivals falter

23 January 2018 Airline News

easyJet has welcomed a 14.4 per cent rise in revenue in the three months to December 31st. Figures at the Luton-based low-cost carrier were buoyed by the collapse of rivals Monarch, airberlin and Alitalia, and the impact of mass flight cancellations at Ryanair.

easyJet forms pet-sitting partnership with TrustedHousesitters

easyJet forms pet-sitting partnership with TrustedHousesitters

8 January 2018 Airline News

TrustedHousesitters has teamed up with easyJet to form a partnership that will make it easier for animal lovers to travel the world. Under the new deal, easyJet customers will be able to choose a free, verified house sitter for their pet or find free accommodation as a house sitter when booking flights on easyJet.com.

easyJet partners with Collinson Group for new insurance products

easyJet partners with Collinson Group for new insurance products

5 January 2018 Airline News

easyJet now offers customers dynamic travel insurance solutions in partnership with Collinson Group, a global leader in shaping and influencing customer behaviour, and underwritten by Zurich Insurance. The low-cost carrier is looking to significantly change the way travel insurance is sold to customers.

OAG: Japan Airlines leads world in aviation punctuality

OAG: Japan Airlines leads world in aviation punctuality

3 January 2018 Airline News

Japan Airlines has led the world in on-time performance, according to OAG, a provider of flight information. Some 85 per cent of the carrier’s flights arrived on time last year, closely followed by All Nippon Airways, with 84 per cent, and Delta Air Lines, on 83 per cent.

Santa stopped by airport security ahead of maiden flight

Santa stopped by airport security ahead of maiden flight

20 December 2017 Airline News

The world’s most famous pilot – Santa Claus - will be taking to the skies this Christmas on board in-flight grottos, giving lucky passengers a festive surprise. However, this morning at Gatwick airport, Santa was stopped by airport security as staff inspected his sack of presents before he was allowed to make his maiden flight on board an easyJet Airbus A320.

Lundgren to lead easyJet as McCall departs

Lundgren to lead easyJet as McCall departs

10 November 2017 Airline News

UK-based low-cost carrier easyJet has confirmed it has appointed former TUI Group deputy chief executive Johan Lundgren as its new chief executive officer. He will replace Carolyn McCall who will step down at the end of the month to lead ITV.