EasyJet Among Airlines Changing Cockpit Rules After Fatal Germanwings Crash

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Andreas Lubitz Was 'Signed Off Work' On Day Of Fatal Crash But Tore Up Sick Notes In the wake of the fatal Germanwings crash in the Frenc...

The Secret's Out! How Big Business 'Legally' Takes Our Money For Nothing

David Green | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK
David Green

I use and like easyJet. I don't even mind that they charge me extra for taking my suitcase along: £30 for the privilege, bumping the fare up by over 20%. But I do mind when they 'take' money for nothing when I no longer need an optional extra...

EasyJet Cancels Flights To Israel Over Safety Fears

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK

UK budget airline easyJet has axed its Israel flights for tomorrow, but British Airways is carrying on its twice-daily London-Tel Aviv services. BA fl...

Confusion Over Low Power Smartphone Ban On Budget Airlines

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK

Confusion reigns over how new security regulations requiring smartphones and electronic devices be switched on to be allowed on the flight, will apply...

EasyJet Is Switching To Drones

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Tech

EasyJet is switching to drones. But don't worry - they're not ditching their pilots just yet. They're actually just using the craft to inspect the...

An Unexpected Mini Break

Christina Miller | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Miller

If a minibreak is on the cards this Easter weekend or beyond, why investigate a trip to Geneva or Lausanne? Geneva is perfect for a long weekend shopping with the girls, while Lausanne is better suited for a romantic getaway.

The Top 5 Worst Airline Excuses - and How You Can Beat Them

Jakub Kotan | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jakub Kotan

Unexpected events happen all the time and even to airlines. However when something goes wrong in the system, air passengers often feel that they have entered a poker game with embarrassingly low hands.

Compensation for a Delayed Flight - Can I Win Against an Airline?

Jakub Kotan | Posted 10.05.2014 | UK
Jakub Kotan

Our beloved European Union regulates and directs every other step in our life journey. Each reader may add negative or positive connotation to Brussels' reign depending on personal views on EC unification, but nevertheless, some of this regulating actually carries a great deal of European goodness.

LOOK: EasyJet Plane Just A Feet From Runway Crash Amid High Winds

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO: Terrifying Footage Of Pilot Trying To Land Boeing 767 In Fierce Crosswinds At Birmingham Airport (VIDEO) A nifty Easyjet pilot managed to...

'Without The EU, Easyjet Would Not Exist'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK

EasyJet would not exist without the European single market, a government report on the UK's relationship with the rest of the Europe has found. "Ea...

Christmas Dinner On Us, Says Power Company

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A major power company is offering to pay for Christmas dinner in local pubs or restaurants for people whose supplies remain cut off today. UK Power...

Michael O'Leary Promises 'Vow Of Silence'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK

Michael O'Leary has promised to take an extraordinary vow of silence in order to better help Ryanair, the airline he has led for nearly 20 years. ...

EasyJet Profits Take Off

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK

Low-cost airline easyJet's annual profits soared 51% today after efforts to attract more business travellers saw it fly more than 60 million passenger...

Why Has EasyJet Created Its Own Ash Cloud?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK

EasyJet has created the first-ever artificial ash cloud and flown a plane through it to test how aircraft can cope with volcanic eruptions. The ex...

Snake On An EasyJet Plane

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK

Where Is Samuel L Jackson when you need him? A snake was found hidden on a plane in a takeaway box during a flight to Luton last night. In scene...

Luxury Greece Part Two - One for the Parents

Pregnant City Girl | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Pregnant City Girl

It's not long ago that I finished my review of Sani, that wonderful resort just 45 minutes from Thessaloniki. Greek Experts feature another hotel that...

Glamour in the Clouds?

Georgia LA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Georgia LA

There's a reason why fashion catwalks are called runways. And couture doesn't get more advanced than flying glamour pusses and ear-popping averse air stewards looking swaggy despite the altitude.

EasyJet Plane In Security Scare

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

An easyJet flight carrying 151 passengers has been diverted due to a security scare, the airline said. A spokeswoman for the carrier confirmed flig...

EasyJet Apologises To Passengers It Left Behind In Spain

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.12.2013 | UK

Budget airline EasyJet has apologised after a flight from Spain took off without 29 passengers, who say they were locked in a corridor. Flight EZY6...

Easyjet Founder To Launch Budget Supermarket

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK

Easyjet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou is set to launch the first of his new low-cost supermarket brand in a Croydon tower block. The "EasyFoodst...

Easyjet To Reduce Hand Baggage By A Third

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK

Budget airline EasyJet is cutting down the size of hand luggage by more than a third, refusing to guarantee that passengers' belongings will be stowed...

Passengers Stung by 'Hefty' Fees For Air Ticket Errors

PA | Posted 26.06.2013 | UK

Some airlines are continuing to charge hefty fees to change names - or even to correct minor spelling mistakes - on tickets, a consumer group has warn...

Chaos For Holidaymakers As Flights Cancelled Amid French Strike

PA | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK

Travellers are facing further upheaval as flights were cancelled following continued strikes in France. Around 60 services destined for airports in...

Charlie Thomas

Stunts, Setbacks And Shareholder Activism - How EasyJet Flew Into The FTSE100

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 07.03.2013 | UK

EasyJet has joined the upper echelons of share trading after it soared into the FTSE100 index on Wednesday afternoon. The FTSE Group decides who ge...

Charlie Thomas

EasyJet Off To A Flying Start For 2013

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 24.01.2013 | UK

EasyJet marked the start of the new year with a new milestone - 10 million business travellers have used the budget airline in the past year. The l...