With the first one departing earlier, a total of 42 easyJet flights operating from Gatwick Airport are to be powered by a 30 per cent Neste My Sustainable Aviation Fuel blend.
Flight bookings for the late summer season increased significantly, with beach resorts among top destinations for this autumn and travel in October proving most popular.
easyJet also confirmed the board had recently received an unsolicited preliminary takeover approach. This was carefully evaluated and then unanimously rejected, the airline said.
Flights and holidays are on sale from Manchester Airport to the scenic Jordanian city, a perfect destination for a splash of year-round sunshine and Middle Eastern culture.
The route provides customers in the Midlands with more options to reunite with friends and family or take a long-awaited break this summer.
Stephen Hester will join the board as a non-executive director on September 1st and then he will succeed John Barton as the chair in December.
Each is made from around 45 recycled plastic bottles as part of its commitment to mitigate waste and search for innovative change beyond carbon reduction.
easyJet will launch two new routes from Manchester Airport this winter, with flights now available for Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands as well as to the Isle of Man.
The low-cost carrier said it had maintained a “disciplined approach” to capacity and cash management during the three months to June. As a result, total cash burn during the quarter reduced to £55 million.
easyJet has launched the first flights on two new domestic summer routes from Birmingham. The low-cost carrier has also continued to build its offering from Liverpool.