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Flybe call for freeze on air passanger duty

27 March 2009 Press Release Airline News

Regional airline suggests Darling takes a leaf out of the Dutch government’s book and keep Britain on the move Following the news from Holland that the Dutch government have decided to abolish its Air Passenger tax, Flybe, Europe’s biggest regional airline today written to Alastair Darling and called on him to postpone the proposed Air Passenger Duty (APD) planned for November 2009.

Flybe provides free job loss cover

2 January 2009 Press Release Airline News

Regional carrier Flybe is offering free insurance to its customers, allowing them to recoup travel costs - including flights, hotels and car hire - if they lose their job.

Flybe inks inflight advertising deal

4 July 2008 Press Release Travel Technology News

As airlines introduce sweeping economies to offset soaring fuel costs, Flybe has introduced a novel way of boosting ancillary revenue. The low-cost carrier has inked a deal with inflight advertising company InviseoMedia to install seatback advertising on its 70+ fleet of aircraft.

Amadeus pushes new business solutions and content @ BTS 2008

Amadeus pushes new business solutions and content @ BTS 2008

17 March 2008 Videos

Breaking Travel News interviews Stephane Durand, Managing Director for UK & Ireland at travel technology firm Amadeus. Amadeus is rolling out new business travel booking tools. Easyjet, Flybe and Eurostar content is also now on the Amadeus platform. The interview was conducted at the Business Travel Show, Earls Court, London.

Checked baggage charge for Flybe

19 December 2005 Press Release Airline News

From February if you carry checked baggage on a Flybe fight you will have to pay a fee, the airline will also double the weight allowance for hand baggage from 5kg to 10kg.