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Flybe to capitalise on opportunities from “predicted spate of bankruptcies”


Flybe stated it planned to capitalise on opportunities that arise from the “predicted spate of bankruptcies” that are expected in the airline industry this Winter-08/09. CCO, Mike Rutter stated, “the present economic downturn will put pressure on marginal business models…That will provide more acquisition and organic growth opportunities for Flybe".

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  • Undertakes route rationalisation programme

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  • Flybe international capacity breakdown (seats per week as % of total): Week commencing 20-Oct-08
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