Flybe is the largest independent airline in Europe. Flybe carry 8 million passengers a year between 81 airports across the UK and Europe, with over 210 routes across 15 countries. Since Flybe’s first beginnings in 1979,
they’ve always worked hard to put their customers at the heart of all they do. One of Flybe’s biggest strengths is their exceptional staff, who always go above and beyond to make Flybe flights a great experience. Flybe
are also the most punctual airline in the UK, they fly from more UK airports than any other airline, so a Flybe flight is never far away.
British airline Flybe was founded as result of merger of two other airlines: Intra Airways and Air Express Service. It started operations under the name Jersey European Airways in 1979. In June 2000 the carrier first change name to British European, and on 18th July 2002 to Flybe, becoming also the low-fares airline.
On 3rd November 2006 Flybe bought the carrier BA Connect, and a complete takeover took place in March the following year. On 14th January 2008 it signed a franchise deal with the British airline Loganair. On 10th December 2010 Flybe entered the London Stock Exchange. The airline serves only connections to the European countries.
A fleet of the airline Flybe is composed of 73 planes type ATR 72-600, Bombardier Dash 8 Q400, Embraer E-175 and E-195.