Aircraft

easyJet Introduces New Seats

April 10, 2013 0

UK airline easyJet has introduced more comfortable, lightweight seats on board all its new aircraft.  The first of 14 new aircraft with the seats was delivered yesterday (April 9), with the remainder due for delivery […]

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easyJet to Recruit 200 Pilots for 2014

April 8, 2013 0

UK airline easyJet plans to fill 200 additional pilot positions in 2014.  The carrier says the roles will provide “the first step towards a long term career with easyJet”, with added hopes to continue its […]

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easyJet Weight-Reducing Trial

February 25, 2013 0

UK airline easyJet has begun a 12-month trial of the Zonal Dryer system, which has been designed to reduce the weight of an aircraft. The units, made by Swedish CTT Systems, weigh less than 66lbs […]

Aircraft

easyJet Trials Weight-Reducing Technology

February 7, 2013 0

UK airline easyJet has begun a 12-month trial of the Zonal Dryer system, which is designed to reduce the weight of an aircraft. The units, made by Swedish CTT Systems, weigh less than 66lbs (30kg) […]

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easyJet Introduces Allocated Seating On All Flights

November 26, 2012 0

UK airline easyJet introduced allocated seating on all of its flights – typically more than 1,000 per day – on November 27, after successfully trialling the system in April 2012 with nearly two million passengers […]

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Runway Extension Started

September 26, 2011 0

  Construction for a 984ft (300m) runway extension at London Southend Airport began on September 11, 2011. Due to be completed by the end of the year, the extension will give the airport a total […]

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easyJet Luton Sees 65m Passengers

September 26, 2011 0

UK airline easyJet has celebrated the flight of its 65 millionth passenger from London Luton Airport.  It also launched a new route to Corfu, the 34th destination from the airport. Actress Lorraine Chase – famous […]

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Easyjet ups Profit Forecast

September 23, 2011 0

Low-cost carrier Easyjet has raised its estimate for full-year profits while announcing a special dividend for shareholders. The airline said its results were: “robust”; boosted by an increase in business traffic. Easyjet says that it […]

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easyJet Southend Destinations Announced

July 26, 2011 0

UK airline easyJet has announced the destinations that will be served from its new London Southend Airport base.  Seats will be on sale later today (July 26) with starting fares from £23.99 (US$39.35). Passengers now […]