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easyJet to launch Manchester – Tel Aviv

Following up from the success of its London – Tel Aviv services, easyJet from 1st November will be launching a new service to Tel Aviv from Manchester. The new service will operate twice weekly and will compete head to head with Jet2′s service on the same route. easyJet’s service too is expected to operate on […]

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Ryanair to open base at Manchester

Ryanair (IATA:FR) from 30th October launches a new base at Manchester. The carrier will operate 17 routes from Manchester with two based 737-800 aircraft in Winter 2011/12. This number will go up to 26 routes with four based aircraft by Summer 2012. Manchester, a city with which it earlier had a dispute, is its 45th […]

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Monarch to Increase Scheduled Flying With New Routes

Monarch Airlines, the leisure carrier, has increased its scheduled flying activities in 2012 with a focus on the Mediterranean.  The new routes so far announced by the airline are as follows • Gatwick to Antalya – 2 flights per week • Gatwick – Dalaman – up to 11 flights per week • Gatwick – Sharm el […]

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Routes of The Week 27 Feb – 14 Mar

Airline Type Route Frequency Aircraft Validity Aegean launch Larnaca – London LHR daily A320 eff 27 Mar Garuda Indonesia increase Jakarta – Hong Kong D > 2D 737-800 eff 16 Jun flydubai launch Dubai – Sohag 2 weekly 737-800 eff 6 Apr Qatar Airways launch Doha – Sofia 4 weekly A320 eff 14 Sep Qatar […]

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Emirates Adds Third Daily Flight to Manchester

 Emirates Airline has added its third daily flight to Manchester, making the UK airport its third European airport to receive a third daily flight after London Heathrow and Gatwick, also in the UK. The announcement comes following the already announced second daily Manchester flights by Gulf rivals Qatar ( from 1st June) and Etihad ( […]

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Routes of The Week 20-26 February

Airline Type Route Frequency A/C Type Validity Etihad increase Abu Dhabi – Beijing 5 weekly > Daily A330-200 eff 2 Jul Oman Air increase Muscat – Colombo 5 > 6 weekly EQV eff 1 Jun China Eastern increase Qingdao – Nanjing – SIN 3w > Daily A319 eff 27 Mar Emirates cancellation Dubai – Tripoli […]

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SriLankan Receieves More Rights to, and 5th Freedom to Canada, via UK

 Sri Lanka and the UK have revised the bilateral air services agreement between the two countries, Sri Lanka’s state radio reported. Previously Sri Lankan airlines were allowed 14 weekly flights to the UK, which has now been increased to 21 weekly. The agreement has also provided fifth freedom rights to SriLankan between UK and the […]

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