Flybe News

Stobart confirms interest in Flybe acquisition

Stobart confirms interest in Flybe acquisition

23 February 2018 Airline News

Stobart Group has confirmed an interest in acquiring part or all or regional airline Flybe following press speculation. The logistics group and Flybe have a range of shared interests arising from Stobart’s ownership of London Southend Airport and the growing franchise arrangements between the two groups’ airlines.

Flybe launches new ‘Close to You’ brand overhaul

Flybe launches new ‘Close to You’ brand overhaul

8 January 2018 Airline News

Flybe is starting the new year with a brand refresh to better reflect the extent of its local presence. Operating more UK domestic flights than any other airline, Flybe is literally ‘Close to You’, not only in the UK but across its mainland European network.

Flybe profits fall as costs mount

Flybe profits fall as costs mount

9 November 2017 Airline News

Flybe has seen adjusted profit before tax reduced to £8.4 million for the first half of financial 2017-18. The fall is largely due to the previously announced one-off onerous IT contract provision and the impact of increased aircraft maintenance costs, the carrier said.