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# EasyJet

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# London
Police board easyJet flight at Gatwick airport over 'safety-related issue'
A spokesperson confirmed the issue involved a flight which arrived from Poland.
# fora
Ryanair collects €1.8bn through extra charges - but it's not the king of the add-on
American airlines dominate the world’s league of non-ticket sales.
# France
EasyJet passenger allegedly punched by an airport worker in Nice
The flight the passenger was due to fly on was delayed for hours.
# EasyJet
London-bound flight diverted over 'suspicious conversation'
Federal police evacuated the 151 passengers down emergency slides.
# mile high fight club
Flight from London to Belfast delayed after cabin crew get into heated row
The argument was over water bottles apparently.
# EasyJet
Flight to London delayed after woman claims man had "messages related to Isis" on his phone
Both are being questioned.
# London
Man removed from plane after passenger read 'prayer' message as threat
A passenger sitting next to Laolu Opebiyi – a Christian from London – read the WhatsApp message over his shoulder.
# way too easy
EasyJet founder opens budget supermarket with all items costing 25p
The motto of the store is “No expensive brands, just food honestly priced”.
# Sharm el-Sheikh
Irish tour operators cancel all trips to Sharm el-Sheikh until April
The news comes as more airlines suspend flights to the popular resort
# EasyJet
Passenger tasered in 'man purse' dispute on Ireland-bound flight
As one passenger put it, the man had a falling out with airline staff after they asked him to “put a bag in a bag”.
# nice for them
EasyJet is getting more money out of every passenger it flies (on average)
The UK carrier is expecting record profits, but it’s still behind Ryanair as Europe’s busiest airline.
# up up and away
Ryanair thinks its new friendly approach is working
Passenger figures for last month show an increase of 4% compared to the same time last year.
# Up In The Air
Flying this week? Two days of air traffic control strikes are due
Some disruption at a number of European airports could be on the way for airline passengers.
# EasyJet
EasyJet in French court for refusing disabled passengers
In one of the cases involved, a woman who was travelling to her son’s funeral was not allowed to fly because she was unaccompanied.
# EasyJet
easyJet revenue and passenger numbers up
Passenger numbers rose 7.1 per cent to 58.4 million in 2012.
# Ryanair
New Ryanair app costs €3
Ryanair has created an easy way for you to manage your bookings, baggage and flight details all from your handheld device – but it’ll cost you.
# Air Travel
Commission insists there's no ban on low-cost air travel after Ryanair claims
Ryanair clamed that the European Commission had a ban on use of low-cost airlines but the EC has strongly denied this. In response Ryanair chief Michael O’Leary accused the Commission of “lying”.
# Ryanair
Ryanair apologises to EasyJet founder
Payout of over €50,000 agreed.
# Ryanair
Ryanair reprimanded for ads