The no-frills airline will restart some worldwide flights from July 15 – however to not any nations the place quarantine guidelines apply, following the coronavirus lockdown. Jet2.com ran a report 14.39 million passengers on 82,931 flights final yr from its important base and headquarters at Leeds Bradford Airport, in addition to Alicante, Belfast–Worldwide, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle, Birmingham, Palma de Mallorca and Tenerife-South. Giants of the price range journey trade have all skilled vital turbulence within the north of England since 2017, with Monarch and Thomas Prepare dinner collapsing fully and Ryanair, Flybe and TUI all pulling flights from Leeds Bradford.
However remaining ever-present has been Jet2, who now boasts a fleet of 100 aircrafts which fly to over 70 locations, with a give attention to Spain, France, Greece, Italy and Turkey’s Mediterranean coastal resorts and consultants say one of many key causes for its success has been the corporate’s adaptability.
In November 2008, Jet2.com modified its slogan from “The North’s Low-Value Airline” to “Pleasant Low Fares”.
This preceded the announcement of opening a hub at East Midlands Airport, the primary of the airline’s outdoors the North of England and Scotland and the corporate introduced numerous new routes out there for summer time 2011.
However Philip Meeson, boss of Jet2, stated the change mirrored far more than simply the corporate’s ambitions to fly from extra areas within the UK.
Jet2 modified their slogan…