My Account Menu

CAPA Login

Register to trial CAPA Membership!

easyJet continues network expansion despite challenging outlook ahead


British-based LCC, easyJet, is maintaining its expansionist strategy, despite reporting a near-double net loss in the six months to 31-Mar-2009. The carrier has announced plans to introduce four new destinations as well as increase selected frequencies at London Gatwick and on the Copenhagen-Berlin sector during the Northern Summer travel period commencing Jul-2009. [970 words]

Unlock the following content in this report:


  • Strengthens Gatwick position
  • Doubles Copenhagen frequency
  • Expansion battle continues
  • Expansion dispute leads to management reshuffle
  • Takes legal action against InteRes
  • Renews contract with Mondial Assistance
  • Signs contract with Starbucks

Graphs and data:

  • easyJet London Gatwick frequency plans
  • London Gatwick capacity breakdown by carrier (seats per week as % of total)
  • Ryanair, easyJet and British Airways European passenger traffic growth: May-2008 to Apr-2009
  • easyJet share price: May-2008 to May2009
Please login to continue reading or find out more about CAPA Membership below.
This content is exclusively for CAPA Membership Subscribers

CAPA Membership gives you the latest aviation news and alerts, access to CAPA articles, reports, and our leading aviation data with optional premium add-ons.