EasyJet grounds entire fleet of planes because of coronavirus crisis

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 11:37 GMT

The budget airline said it could not put a firm date on restarting commercial flights and 4,000 of its 9,000 UK staff will be furloughed initially for two months from 1 April.

EasyJet to resume flights from Britain to Sharm El-Sheikh in June

Wed, 15 Jan 2020 - 03:17 GMT

The low-cost airline easyJet announced that it will resume flights between the United Kingdom and Sharm El-Sheikh in June 2020, after a hiatus of nearly 5 years.

EASYJET to launch holidays in Egypt for 1st time in 2020

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 - 01:05 GMT

EasyJet Holidays’ strategy and sourcing director Paul Bixby said that EasyJet will launch holidays to Egypt for the first time next year.

Air France denies involvement in bid to take over Alitalia

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 01:55 GMT

Air France on Saturday denied that it had made an offer to buy the struggling airline Alitalia.

EasyJet wins unconditional EU approval to buy Air Berlin assets

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 - 06:46 GMT

British budget airline easyJet (EZJ.L) gained unconditional EU antitrust approval on Tuesday .

EasyJet annual profit drops 30% as competition bites

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 - 11:10 GMT

EasyJet's annual net profit slumped by almost one third on strong competition and a Brexit-fuelled slump in the pound.

EasyJet, Lufthansa make offers for parts of Alitalia

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 12:20 GMT

British budget airline easyJet and German airline Lufthansa both said Monday they have submitted offers for parts of Italy's ailing Alitalia.

Britain's easyJet reports record summer despite tough market

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 - 01:37 GMT

British budget airline easyJet (EZJ.L) said annual profit would come in towards the upper end of expectations.

EasyJet chief executive to step down after seven years

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 10:21 GMT

British airline EasyJet said Monday that its chief executive Carolyn McCall will step down at the end of the year to become head of television channel ITV.

easyJet plane diverts over 'suspicious conversation'

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 - 09:31 GMT

A London-bound easyJet flight was diverted to Cologne Saturday evening due to a "suspicious conversation" heard on board.