Bristol Airport

Bristol Airport reports record year

More than 7.5 million passengers used Bristol Airport last year, surpassing the total for 2015 by over three quarters of a million passengers. The record annual number represents an 11.3 per cent increase year on year, and a seventh consecutive year of growth for England’s third largest regional airport. Both charter and scheduled airline sectors […]

EasyJet predicts another profit fall

EasyJet says its first financial quarter has performed “in line with expectations” but expects the weakness of sterling to impact 2017’s full year-on-year profit before tax by around £105 million.   The carrier made £495 million in 2015/16, a fall of 28% on the previous year, so 2016/17 is expected to be around £390 million. […]


Aircastle and easyJet Complete a Ten Aircraft Purchase and Leaseback Program

Aircastle and easyJet announced the completion of a purchase and leaseback program for ten Airbus A319-100 aircraft. The aircraft, which were manufactured in 2005 and 2006, feature a distinctive dual over-wing door exit configuration, which enables higher density seating. Ron Wainshal, Aircastle’s Chief Executive Officer, stated: “We’re excited to complete our first transaction with one […]