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Gatwick drone disruption cost easyJet nearly $20 mn

Gatwick drone disruption cost easyJet nearly $20 mn

EasyJet lost 15 million pounds ($19.3 million) in the 36 hours of travel chaos sparked by drones flying into London's Gatwick Airport in December, the budget airline said on Tuesday.

Britain to probe if airlines deliberately split passenger groups

Britain to probe if airlines deliberately split passenger groups

Britain's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said on Saturday it was beginning a review into airlines' seating policies, including whether some operators were deliberating splitting up groups of passengers travelling together.

Air Berlin to ground all flights by end of October

Air Berlin to ground all flights by end of October

Bankrupt German airline Air Berlin must ground all flights by the end of October, the firm said on Monday, as talks continue with prospective buyers Lufthansa and Easyjet.

easyJet flight diversion: UK men released

easyJet flight diversion: UK men released

German authorities on Sunday released without charge three British men detained in Germany late on Saturday after their conversations on board an easyJet flight from Slovenia to London prompted the pilot to divert to Cologne.

Three men detained after easyJet flight diverted to Cologne

Three men detained after easyJet flight diverted to Cologne

Three men have been detained on suspicion of preparing a serious violent crime after their conversations on board an easyJet flight from Slovenia to London prompted the pilot to divert to Cologne, Germany ...

EasyJet looks to bigger planes to keep costs down

EasyJet looks to bigger planes to keep costs down

British budget airline easyJet stepped up its efforts to lower operating costs by ordering bigger planes after it posted a wider first-half loss on Tuesday which sent shares down 6 percent following recent strong gains.

Man released after false IS alarm on Vienna-London flight

Man released after false IS alarm on Vienna-London flight

An Iraqi man hauled off an easyJet flight in Vienna just before takeoff after a passenger thought he might be an Islamic extremist, has been released, officials said on Sunday.