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easyJet is one of the largest carriers in Europe, flying on more than 1,100 routes to over 35 countries. The airline uses its fleet of Airbus A320 family narrowbodies to conduct its low-cost operations across Europe and beyond. Based in Luton, United Kingdom, the company has grown to become a household name in several industries since its founding just over a quarter of a century ago. (Featured image: Getty Images)

An aircraft of British low-cost airline Easyjet is seen on the tarmac at Schoenefeld airport in Schoenefeld, near Berlin, on August 24, 2020. (Photo by John MACDOUGALL / AFP) (Photo by JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP via Getty Images)
U2/EZY (UK) | EC/EJU (Europe) | DS/EZS (Switzerland)
Airline Type:
Low-Cost Carrier
Year Founded:
Johan Lundgren
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From 2 Routes To European Giant: A Short History Of easyJet

Looking back at the UK LCC's journey.

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British Airways & easyJet Passengers Face Bank Holiday Weekend Cancellations Across The UK

Adverse weather conditions across Europe forced the sudden cancelations.

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easyJet Launches Flights To Cairo

The third Egyptian destination in easyJet's network.

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Top 5: The Airlines Planning The Most Routes For The Rest Of 2023

The five have more than 6,700 routes this August-December.

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Investigation Launched After easyJet Airbus A320 Initiates Takeoff From Wrong Intersection

The investigative authorities classified this mistake as a serious incident.

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A History Of easyJet - From 2 Routes To European Giant

The low-cost carrier is back on form following the pandemic.

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easyJet Opens New Flight School For Children

The school is meant to inspire the next generation of aviation enthusiasts.

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Why Is easyJet's IATA Code U2?

Such codes don't always correspond to the name of their holder in a straightforward manner.

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One Fifth Of easyJet's Planes Are Now Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft

The airline expects to receive 46 additional planes between 2023 and 2025.

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UK-Catania Flights Remain Canceled Following Airport Fire

The fire has led to the continued cancellation of flights.

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easyJet Expects A Summer Profit Despite Flight Cancellations

The carrier told investors the cuts won't affect revenue growth either.

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DHL Workers Suspend London Gatwick Airport Strike

The move will help to reduce disruption for thousands of passengers traveling through the airport this summer.

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easyJet Cancels 1,700 Summer Flights

The airline is citing European air traffic control issues as the primary cause.

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easyJet Will Resume London Southend-Geneva Ski Flights After 3 Year COVID Pause

After suspending the route in 2020, easyJet will resume its London Southend to Geneva route in time for the winter season.

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easyJet Removes 19 Passengers From Lanzarote Flight As Plane Too Heavy

Conditions proved unfavorable and the aircraft had to reduce weight.

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easyJet's Oldest Flight Attendant Just Turned 73

Pam will become an ambassador to encourage more 45-year-old plus cabin crew applicants.

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easyJet Adds 15 Birmingham Routes With 3 Based Airbus A320s

This is what is planned, with potentially more coming.

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easyJet Airbus A320 Diverts To Split After Crew Member Is Incapacitated

The aircraft was met with medical services on arrival at Split.

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easyJet Begins Selling Winter London Southend-Amsterdam Flights

More destinations could be on the way for Southend Airport.