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Airlines get Covid bailout

This afternoon the UK Government released information stating that four airlines had received bailout funds from the Bank of England’s Coronavirus Corporate Financing Facility. This money has been issued on agreement that will see monies repaid at rates 0.2 to 0.6%. EasyJet and Ryanair have received £600m of funding each. …

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Thomas Cook landing slots bought

It’s been announced that a number of Thomas Cooks landing slots, at five UK airports, have been bought by EasyJet and Jet2. EasyJet have bought Thomas Cooks landing slots at Bristol and Gatwick, reportedly for around £36m, in total the buyout included twelve summer take-off/landing slots, eight winter summer take-off/landing …

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Summer strikes at UK airports

Unite union have announced that a number of strikes will take place at UK airports this summer. Heathrow Airport A dispute of pay means that around 4,000 Heathrow Airport employees, including drivers, engineers, passenger service operatives, and security guards at will go on strike on the following dates: 26 July …

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First flight arrives.

The first international flight arrived on our Island today at exactly 14.02p.m, starting the summer season off with the flight practically full. Easyjet flight 8745 from Gatwick airport to Zakynthos departed at 08.35a.m and arrived at 14.02p.m on Zakynthian soil, with a 2 minute delay.   Then it was a …

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