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23 Dec 2005 Lufthansa takeover of Eurowings - Three questions from easyJet
Last night the European Commission approved the planned acquisition of control over Eurowings by Lufthansa without a thorough examination - even though Lufthansa and its partners already have a market share of 57% in Germany.
22 Dec 2005 easyJet exercises options over further 20 Airbus A319 aircraft
Under the conditional agreement, dated 30 December 2002, and made between easyJet plc and Airbus G.
12 Dec 2005 January highlights - Beat the winter blues
The holiday season is over, you've hit the sales and already broken all your New Year's resolutions.
12 Dec 2005 Follow England on the path to glory
The draw for the 2006 World Cup finals has been made and fans across the globe are busy making their plans for next summer’s football extravaganza.
09 Dec 2005 easyJet dismayed by BAA’s Stansted proposals - Air travellers will be the clear loser
Today’s news that BAA intends to spend £4 billion at Stansted Airport will send a shiver down the spine of the British travelling public.
07 Dec 2005 easyJet passenger statistics for November 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for November 2005.
07 Dec 2005 Boost for independent skiers - easyJet launches new ski partnership with Iglu
Skiers can now package their own tailor-made trips to the slopes through a new website launched today in a joint venture by easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline, and Igluski.
05 Dec 2005 Christmas comes early at easyJet - 13 million Christmas presents!
easyJet, Europe’s leading low-cost airline announces its biggest ever sale today with over 13 million discounted seats.
05 Dec 2005 Ray Webster enters CAPA Hall of Fame
Recently retired easyJet Chief Executive Ray Webster will enter the Hall of Fame at the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) tonight, when he receives the 'Legends Award'

At the second Annual Asia Pacific and Middle East Outlook Summit in Kuala Lumpur, the CAPA Awards for Excellence in 2005 will be presented at a spectacular gala dinner, attended by many high-level dignitaries from the industry.
01 Dec 2005 easyJet launches another NEW exciting route from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa
easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline announces yet another new route from London Gatwick Airport today.
22 Nov 2005 Good growth reflected in 21% rise in passengers and revenues up 23%
Profits benefit from acceleration in cost reductions

Profit before tax up 11% in H2, up 9% for full year to £68m (£62m)
Reported earnings per share up by 3% to 10.
10 Nov 2005 Public statement
easyJet, BulletProof and Navitaire have reached an amicable agreement fully resolving the dispute related to easyJet's eRes system and Navitaire's OpenRes system and bringing the UK and US litigation to an end.
10 Nov 2005 Happy Birthday easyJet - 10th anniversary celebrations begin
easyJet celebrates its 10th anniversary on Thursday 10 November 2005.
07 Nov 2005 easyJet passenger statistics for October 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for October 2005.
03 Nov 2005 easyJet December highlights
Countdown to Christmas

Throughout December, preparations are underway across Europe to celebrate Christmas in style.
02 Nov 2005 New headquarters for easyJet at London Luton Airport
easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline, announced today that it is moving its company head office to "Hangar 89", a former Britannia/TUI building, about 150 metres from its current office, easyLand.
01 Nov 2005 easyJet opens NEW world class training academy
easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline, yesterday opened its new state of the art training academy.
12 Oct 2005 easyJet announces NEW Italian base
easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline today announced it would significantly expand its services in Italy and introduce a new base at Milan's Malpensa Airport.
10 Oct 2005 easyJet congratulates UK government on saving air travellers £250 million
easyJet today welcomed the government’s rejection of a £250 million raid on air travellers.
09 Oct 2005 easyJet calls for MPs to reconsider new £250 million tax on air travellers
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline, today launched a campaign to generate public support in advance of the Government's decision on the proposed CAA Air Passenger Travel levy.
07 Oct 2005 easyJet passenger statistics for September 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for September 2005.
07 Oct 2005 easyJet to the rescue - stranded Alitalia passengers offered rescue package
Following the announcement that Alitalia staff have decided to strike (AGAIN), it has cancelled most of its flights on Saturday 8th October.
06 Oct 2005 easyJet announces two NEW routes from Bristol: Grenoble and Hamburg
easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline, today announced it would be expanding its operations from Bristol International Airport with the addition of two new routes to Grenoble and Hamburg.
05 Oct 2005 Europcar and easyJet offer customers new car rental package
Now that’s what I call a ‘Dynamic Package’

easyJet, Europe’s leading low-cost airline, and Europcar have built on their already successful partnership by offering travellers on easyJet flights the opportunity to purchase their car rental at the same time as their flights through ‘dynamic packaging’.
05 Oct 2005 Bill Nighy thanks easyJet passengers for supporting epilepsy charity
Generous easyJet passengers have donated more than £200,000 to the airline’s charity partner The National Society for Epilepsy (NSE).
30 Sep 2005 Airline is back! Tune in to ITV at 8.30pm!
A new series of the ever-popular fly-on-the-wall Airline programme kicks off in true style with pushy passengers, a brand new airport, and an England football legend taking penalties from easyJet passengers!

Peter Shilton is at Luton in goal for some football fun.
22 Sep 2005 easyJet fights proposed UK tax on passengers
easyJet, Europe’s leading low-cost airline, today called on the UK Government to resist calls for a £1 levy to be imposed on UK passengers in order to fund the CAA’s shrinking ATOL scheme for tour operators.
21 Sep 2005 easyJet awards Geneva ground handling contract to Swissport
easyJet today announces that it has given a four-year contract for the handling of its aircraft and passengers at Geneva Airport to Swissport.
15 Sep 2005 easyJet to join European Low Fares Airline Association
easyJet today announces that it will join the European Low Fares Airline Association (ELFAA) with effect from 1st October 2005.
14 Sep 2005 easyJet announces NEW routes from Basel base
Following the success of its expansion at EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline today announced it is adding an extra aircraft to its base in Basel this spring, introducing four new routes and increasing capacity on current routes to Berlin and Hamburg.
12 Sep 2005 easyJet voted best airline for business travel - seven years running!
easyJet has once again been voted "Best Low Cost Airline" by readers of Business Traveller magazine.
09 Sep 2005 easyJet announces new route from Newcastle to Faro
easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline today announced it will add a new route to its Newcastle network this winter and connect the airline's North East base with the popular year-round holiday destination of Faro.
07 Sep 2005 easyJet passenger statistics for August 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for August 2005.
07 Sep 2005 APPOINTMENT OF NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
easyJet plc announced today that David Bennett (43) has been appointed to the board as a non-executive director with effect from 1 October 2005.
05 Sep 2005 easyJet voted Best Low Cost Airline - again!
Readers of Condé Nast Traveller Magazine voted easyJet their favourite low cost airline for the second year running.
01 Sep 2005 APPOINTMENT OF NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE
easyJet plc announced today that Andrew Harrison (48) has been selected as Chief Executive of the company, following the announcement on 16 May that Ray Webster would be retiring.
23 Aug 2005 easyJet’s gift to Ryanair: a book on how to navigate a website
In response to Ryanair's most recent infantile babblings (taking the form of a "news release" on their website) easyJet have today sent Ryanair’s PR Manager a copy of "Internet for Dummies" to help Ryanair navigate their way around a website .
17 Aug 2005 easyJet announces three NEW ski routes
easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline today announced it is launching three new ski routes this winter, connecting Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield, Edinburgh and Glasgow International Airports with the popular ski destination of Geneva.
17 Aug 2005 easyJet signs $1bn ten-year Airbus maintenance contract with SR Technics
easyJet announces that it has selected SR Technics for the total maintenance support, excluding engines, of the airline’s Airbus A319 fleet for a period of ten years.
15 Aug 2005 easyJet seeks NEW charity partner
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline, is seeking a pan-European charity to be its charity of the year from November 2005 to October 2006.
10 Aug 2005 Irish airlines suffering with arrival of easyJet in Ireland
Latest figures from the Civil Aviation Authority show how both Ryanair and Aer Lingus have suffered since easyJet’s arrival in the Republic of Ireland as easyJet has grabbed significant market share.
05 Aug 2005 easyJet passenger statistics for July 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for July 2005.
05 Aug 2005 easyJet Q3 statistics
Below are easyJet's Quarter 3 statistics:

|Three months ending|June 2005|June 2004|Change|
|Passengers (m)1|7.
05 Aug 2005 easyJet starts 10th birthday celebrations at Glasgow Airport
Leo Jones, star of ITV’s Airline series, opened Glasgow Airport's new walkway linking Glasgow Airport’s main terminal to T2, the low-cost check-in facility, from where easyJet operates.
02 Aug 2005 easyJet announces three NEW routes - Bremen from London Luton, and Geneva to Stansted and Bournemouth
easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline, today announced it will launch three new routes this winter, connecting London Luton with the Hanseatic German city of Bremen and Bournemouth and Stansted with the popular ski destination of Geneva.
26 Jul 2005 easyJet to the rescue - Stranded EUJet passengers offered rescue package
Following the announcement that EUJet has suspended all of its operations, easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline, will offer those passengers stranded at their European destinations, a special rescue fee of £25 1 to return home to the UK.
25 Jul 2005 Board changes
The board of easyJet has received the resignation of Colin Day as a non-executive director of the company, effective from 30th September.
22 Jul 2005 More flights between London Gatwick and Madrid for winter 2005
From 31 October 2005 easyJet operates three daily flights (on weekdays) between London Gatwick and
14 Jul 2005 easyJet adds more flights to Munich for Oktoberfest
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline, has increased the number of flights from London Stansted to Munich for the Oktoberfest 2005.
14 Jul 2005 easyJet announces six NEW routes
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline, today announced that it is adding six new routes to its network:

* Gatwick to
11 Jul 2005 Board changes
The board of easyJet has received the resignation of Tony Illsley as a non-executive director of the company.
07 Jul 2005 easyJet passenger statistics for June 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for June 2005.
07 Jul 2005 easyJet takes delivery of its 50th Airbus
Today (Thursday 7 July) easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline, is taking delivery of its 50th Airbus A319 in
07 Jul 2005 easyJet launches three NEW routes from Bristol
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline, is today (Thursday 7 July), launching three new routes from
06 Jul 2005 National strike in Italy – 7 July 2005
easyJet has been advised that a national strike of airport workers will be taking place in Italy on Thursday 7 July 2005.
05 Jul 2005 Celebrity weatherman takes to the sky for epilepsy charity
Celebrity weatherman Ian McCaskill went down a storm with easyJet passengers on Saturday when he joined a flight to Turin to raise money for the airline’s charity of the year - the National Society for Epilepsy (NSE).
01 Jul 2005 easyJet in a Bundesliga of its own
easyJet, Europe’s leading low cost airline announces today that it will become the official airline partner of German football club Borussia Dortmund.
30 Jun 2005 easyJet celebrates 7 million passengers at Bristol
Today at Bristol airport, Europe's leading low cost airline, easyJet celebrates a milestone for its South West base as it welcomes its 7 millionth passenger at check-in.
24 Jun 2005 Are you the next star of LWT's Airline?
In June LWT started filming the 10th series of the ever-popular fly-on-the-wall Airline programme.
23 Jun 2005 easyJet launches winter schedule 2005 / 2006
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline is today launching the second stage of its winter schedule, flights between 30th October 2005 and 25th March 2006 from the airlines regional UK bases, London Luton and Berlin are now available for sale at www.
07 Jun 2005 easyJet passenger statistics for May 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for May 2005.
06 Jun 2005 easyJet launches easyJetLounges with Servisair/GlobeGround
easyJet, Europe’s leading low cost airline, has teamed up with Servisair/GlobeGround, one of the world’s leading providers of aviation services and Europe’s leading independent operator of airport Lounges to launch easyJetLounges.
02 Jun 2005 easyJet adds five NEW summer sun destinations
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline today announced it would be adding five new summer sun destinations to its network:

* FARO from Belfast commences 16 July
* IBIZA from Newcastle commences 23 July
* IBIZA from Liverpool commences 24 July
* MAHON (Menorca) from Gatwick 21 July
* MAHON (Menorca) from Bristol 23 July

Faro, the gateway to Algarve is a popular holiday destination for sun seekers, golfers, and second home owners thanks to its great beaches, picturesque coastline, marinas and plentiful tourist facilities.
01 Jun 2005 easyJet BIG @ LGW - Celebrations as Gatwick becomes airline's biggest base
Today at Gatwick, easyJet staff celebrated as the London airport became the largest base for Europe's leading low cost airline.
25 May 2005 easyJet expands Basel base and adds Hamburg to network
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline today announced it would add more capacity to its base at EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg this summer and introduce an additional three new routes.
24 May 2005 Interim results for the 6 months to 31st March 2005
25% INCREASE IN PASSENGERS.
23 May 2005 Flight disruptions into and out of Rome Ciampino Airport 24 to 25 May and 31 May to 2 June
easyJet regretfully advises passengers that as a result of the Rome Air show and its preparations, Rome Ciampino Airport will be closed on the following dates:

* From 1230 until 1530 local time Tuesday 24 May and Wednesday 25 May.
19 May 2005 Huntingdon grandma is easyJet's 100 millionth passenger
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline reached an important milestone in its history yesterday as it welcomed its 100 millionth passenger.
18 May 2005 easyJet welcomes 100 millionth passenger
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline reaches an important milestone in its history today as it welcomes its 100 millionth passenger.
18 May 2005 easyJet and Ryanair accuse BAA of the Great Consumer Rip-Off
Only 24 hours after reporting a profit jump of 19% to £637m, BAA has dropped a bombshell on the UK airline industry by announcing a further raid on its customers - charges at Stansted Airport will increase by almost 300% and passengers at Heathrow and Gatwick will be expected to chip-in up to £1 per passenger to pay for it.
16 May 2005 easyJet is the favourite low cost airline for Business Travel
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline, has again been voted the favourite low cost airline for business travellers by the Barclaycard Business Survey 2005 for the fourth year running.
16 May 2005 BOARD CHANGES
easyJet plc announced today that Ray Webster, the Chief Executive of the Company, will be stepping down as Chief Executive, following almost ten years - in which he has led easyJet through a period of unprecedented growth - including a listing on the London Stock Exchange, the acquisition of Go Fly, the purchase of 120 Airbus A319 aircraft with options for a further 120 on highly attractive terms and the building of one of Europe’s leading low-cost carriers.
16 May 2005 Bigger is better with easyJet - Europe’s No.1 introduces new group bookings facility
easyJet Europe's leading low cost airline today announced it is further developing its online functionality, making the booking process even easier by introducing a group bookings facility.
16 May 2005 Strike action in France 16 May 2005
We have been informed of general strike action across France on Monday 16 May 2005.
09 May 2005 easyJet passenger statistics for April 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for April 2005.
26 Apr 2005 easyJet CEO Ray Webster presents £50,000 to NSE Vice President Ian McCaskill
Today at London Luton airport easyJet CEO Ray Webster presented a cheque for £50,000 to Ian McCaskill, Vice President of the National Society for Epilepsy.
18 Apr 2005 Three million Brits want pre-election break
With the ink on Labour's manifesto barely dry, a new poll shows that 40 per cent of Brits have already had enough of political spin and three million 1 people want to escape the UK to avoid electioneering.
18 Apr 2005 easyJet welcomes 100th aircraft - Largest low cost fleet in Europe
On Friday 15 April 2005 easyJet, Europe’s leading low cost airline, welcomed the arrival of its 100th aircraft with celebrations at Berlin’s Schoenefeld Airport.
15 Apr 2005 Eastern European tourist boom fuelled by Internet
The Internet is revolutionising the way we travel, everything from trip length to destination is now flexible and a world away from the days when the travel agent ruled our holidays.
07 Apr 2005 Passenger statistics for March 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for March 2005.
06 Apr 2005 easyJet announces 3 NEW Routes from Bristol to Inverness, Murcia and Pisa
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline, has today announced it will be adding an extra aircraft to its South West base and introducing three NEW routes from Bristol International Airport to Inverness, Murcia and Pisa.
01 Apr 2005 easyJet announces new Basel base - Five NEW routes
Yesterday, 31 March 2005, easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline announced it will base three brand new A319 aircraft at EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg this summer and introduce five new destinations; Alicante, Barcelona, Nice, Palma, and Rome.
24 Mar 2005 Fancy going to the football? You can with easyJet!
easyJet has laid on some extra flights to help you get to your favourite teams’ matches!

12 April 2005 – Champions League Chelsea v.
24 Mar 2005 easyJet launches NEW route from London Stansted to Asturias
Today, easyJet welcomes yet another Spanish destination to its network when it launches services to Oviedo Airport in Asturias from London Stansted Airport.
22 Mar 2005 Flight Punctuality
14 August 2005
80%
97%
22 Mar 2005 Update on trading ahead of closed period
easyJet, the leading European low cost airline, is providing the following routine statement on trading prior to entering its close period ahead of its 2005 interim results, which will be announced on 24 May 2005.
09 Mar 2005 easyJet announces major innovation for business travellers
easyJet will today announce an innovative deal with leading travel management company Business Travel International (BTI) to give access to its booking inventory and certain back-office systems which should result in an increase in easyJet's penetration of the lucrative corporate travel market.
02 Mar 2005 easyJet announces major expansion at Berlin
easyJet now largest low-cost airline in Berlin - more routes from Berlin than either London Luton or Stansted

easyJet, Europe’s leading low cost airline, today announced that it is adding three new routes, connecting its Berlin Schoenefeld base with London Gatwick, Milan and Rome, starting on 21 September 2005.
25 Feb 2005 Statement from AGM - 24 February 2005
Speaking at the easyJet Annual General Meeting yesterday, 24 February 2005, in Luton, Sir Colin Chandler, Chairman, said:

“I am pleased to report to shareholders that easyJet’s business continues to perform solidly.
24 Feb 2005 easyJet announces another new route!
Today, easyJet, Europe's leading low-cost airline announced it will be launching a new route connecting Berlin and Maastricht-Aachen.
16 Feb 2005 New EU Passenger Compensation Rules - easyJet is committed to looking after its customers but warns that bad legislation will be damaging to the industry
easyJet, Europe’s leading low cost airline, today confirmed its ongoing commitment to high levels of customer service and is ready for the entry into force of the new EU rules on passenger compensation.
16 Feb 2005 easyJet denounces EU attempts to allow taxation through the back door
easyJet has today called on the Chancellor, Gordon Brown and his European counterparts to resist the impulse to introduce an EU aviation fuel tax.
09 Feb 2005 easyJet announces two new routes - Stansted to Asturias and Luton to Grenoble
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline, today announced it would be expanding its operations from both London Luton and London Stansted Airports with the addition of two new routes.
07 Feb 2005 Passenger statistics for January 2005
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for January 2005.
07 Feb 2005 easyJet Q1 Statistics
Below are easyJet's Quarter 1 statistics:

|Three months ending|December 2004|December 2003|Change|
|Passengers (m)1|6.
01 Feb 2005 Get your American Express travel money on easyJet.com
easyJet has teamed up with American Express to make your travelling life a lot easier.
28 Jan 2005 easyJet launches new services from Republic of Ireland
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline today launches its first new routes from the Republic of Ireland, connecting Cork, Knock and Shannon to London's Gatwick airport.
24 Jan 2005 Have you booked your Valentine’s Day surprise?
Valentine’s Day is less than a month away – and have you booked that romantic trip yet for that special person?

easyJet offers flights to many very romantic cities all over Europe: Paris, Rome, Venice, Nice, Barcelona - old favourites you can’t go wrong with! But why not surprise your partner with something a little out of the ordinary? Imagine yourselves huddled up together, walking arm-in-arm through beautiful cities like Prague, Bratislava, Budapest, or Warsaw.
20 Jan 2005 easyJet announces EuroAirport-Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg as major new base - 1,000 free tickets to passengers who enter new competition
easyJet, Europe’s leading low-cost airline, has announced that EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg will be its next major airport base and has signed a long-term deal which will guarantee low fares to consumers for years to come.
20 Jan 2005 New BA pricing wheeze: Internet users to subsidise travel agent parasites
British Airways is introducing new ticket rules, which will mean that those who buy direct from BA, such as internet users, will be subsidising travel agents.
18 Jan 2005 easyJet calls on EU to take strict approach to Alitalia
easyJet has today welcomed the European Commission’s decision to launch a formal investigation into the Italian authorities’ restructuring and capitalisation plan for Alitalia.
13 Jan 2005 easyJet announces further European expansion from Belfast base - New direct routes to Berlin and Rome
easyJet, Europe's leading low cost airline today announced it is expanding its Northern Ireland operations with a further two NEW direct European services connecting Belfast International Airport with Berlin and Rome.
10 Jan 2005 Passenger statistics for December 2004
Below are the easyJet passenger statistics for December 2004.
07 Jan 2005 easyJet supports Tsunami Appeal and launches onboard collections
easyJet launches onboard collections on all flights to raise money for the Tsunami Appeal today.
06 Jan 2005 Flights from London Stansted to Grenoble have started
Yesterday, 5 January 2005, easyJet launched flights between London Stansted and Grenoble, giving passengers the opportunity to fly to one of the most popular ski destinations in the Alps.