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Ryanair launches record Leeds Bradford Winter 2016 schedule

Ryanair, Europe’s No.1 airline, today (30 Mar) launched its biggest ever Leeds Bradford winter schedule (2016), with a new route to Gran Canaria, a new winter service to Faro, and more flights to Ali-cante, Krakow, Lanzarote and Tenerife, which will deliver 1.1m customers p.a. and support 825* jobs at Leeds Bradford airport, as Ryanair grows by 20%. Ryanair’s Leeds Bradford winter 2016 schedule will deliver: 1 new route to: Gran Canaria (2 wkly) New winter service to Faro (2 wkly) More flights to: Alicante (5 wkly), Krakow (4 wkly), Lanzarote…

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Leeds Bradford Airport once again confirmed as top UK airport for on time performance

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has confirmed that Leeds Bradford® Airport (LBA®) has been named for the second consecutive quarter as the UK airport having the highest percentage of on time flights and also the airport registering the largest year on year improvement. The CAA analysis covered the period Q3 2015 and included on time performance statistics from across the UK airports covering 5 London and 19 regional airports. Leeds Bradford® Airport recorded the biggest improvement in on time performance, up by 3 percentage points on Q3 2014 – one…

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Leeds Bradford Airport announces new low cost Airline for 2016

Leading Spanish low cost airline Vueling has announced that it is to commence scheduled services from Leeds Bradford® Airport (LBA) to their major hub in Barcelona in Spring 2016. From 28th March 2016, Vueling will operate twice weekly flights on a Monday and a Friday to LBA™. Flights on both days will depart Leeds Bradford® at 0915 and return flights depart Barcelona at 0700. Friday flights from June to September will depart at a later schedule of 1540 and return from Barcelona at 1310 and will allow connections across the…

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Monarch Airlines Launch New Route To Malaga From Leeds Bradford® For Summer 2016

Monarch, the leading scheduled airline to leisure destinations, today added an additional 7 weekly flight frequencies to its summer 2016 schedule from Leeds Bradford® Airport including a new route from LBA™ to Malaga on the Costa del Sol. Additional Leeds Bradford® routes and frequencies now on sale for summer 2016 include; Leeds Bradford® to Malaga​- ​new route – 3 x weekly flights Leeds Bradford® to Naples​- ​2 x weekly flights The new summer 2016 schedule from Leeds Bradford® also includes increased frequencies to Faro on the Algarve and Dalaman in Turkey with flights at sociable flight times; allowing customers to escape for a weekend or a longer break to some of Europe’s most popular leisure destinations. Marjan Schoeke, Head of Network Development…

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British Airways celebrates passenger milestone at Leeds Bradford Airport

Leeds – British Airways is marking the 30-month anniversary of flights from Leeds Bradford® Airport with the 300,000th customer due to fly on the route to London Heathrow this week. Flights began in December 2012, and the milestone figure demonstrates the commitment of Yorkshire customers to the only air link between Leeds Bradford® and London. As well as providing direct access to the capital, many business and leisure customers are taking advantage of connections to more than 70 onward British Airways European and long haul destinations from the airline’s flagship…

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More choice, more variety and more Leeds Bradford routes

Leeds – Thomson and First Choice increase capacity from Leeds Bradford Airport and introduce two new routes. Thomson and First Choice are pleased to announce that in summer 2016 they will be increasing capacity at Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) through the introduction of additional seats and new routes to Mahon, Menorca and Paphos, Cyprus. The move to introduce these routes is part of the UK’s leading holiday company’s strategy to ensure customers across the UK can fly from their local airport and stay at the best hotels in some of…

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Rio de Janeiro – The Marvellous City

Rio de Janeiro never fails to impress us with its modern outlook that reflects its progression through the times of yore. The historic sites, sparkling beaches, green belts and jubilant attitude of the locals embrace the tourists to the world where heaven meets the earth. If Ronaldo played football at the Maracanã stadium, then Christ the Redeemer puts Rio on the world map. Rio’s carnival with its effervescent samba dancers jiggling their hips attracts thousands of tourists around the world. The rain-forests, museums, beaches and the glitz of the city…

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Dubai – The City of Gold

The Entertainment Capital Ranked as one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations, Dubai is seen as as a global city and business hub of the Persian Gulf region. Culture in Dubai is rooted in Islamic traditions that form UAE National’s lifestyles. It is highly important that when tourists visit Dubai they must respect and behave suitably, as the minority group of Emiratis are very protective over their culture and traditions. Dubai is famously known as the entertainment capital of the Middle East which attracts many party lovers from all…

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Leeds Bradford passengers can save hours off journey time to North America travelling via Dublin

Leeds – Leeds Bradford passengers travelling to North America with Aer Lingus are being encouraged to fast track through Dublin Airport. Leeds Bradford passengers can now fast track to New York, Boston, Chicago, Orlando, Toronto, San Francisco and Washington via Dublin U.S. customs and pre-clearance at Dublin Airport saves passengers hours of queuing on arrival in the U.S. Leeds Bradford passengers can fly twice daily to the U.S. via Dublin. U.S. customers and Pre-clearance facilities at Dublin airport can save as many as three hours queuing for security checks on…

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9 New destinations ready for take off at Leeds Bradford this summer

Leeds Bradford Airport is pleased to confirm the addition of 9 new holiday destinations for Summer 2015 flying from Yorkshire’s gateway airport flying with 7 major leisure airlines and tour operators. As the peak holiday booking season takes off, LBA is offering exciting new summer routes offering a relaxing beach holiday or an exciting city break.  For those travellers who have a property overseas the new flights will provide more flight choice and frequency  to Greece, Turkey, Malta, Italy and Spain. Jet2.com and Jet2holidays are offering 4 new routes from…

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