News // 26 February 2020

Flybe reassures BBT it will continue to fly from Belfast

Beyond Business Travel recently met with Flybe and have been reassured Britain’s biggest regional airline, Flybe, will continue to operate after rescue talks with the Government proved successful.

“Delighted that we have reached agreement with Flybe’s shareholders to keep the company operating, ensuring that UK regions remain connected,” said business secretary Andrea Leadsom. “This will be welcome news for Flybe’s staff, customers and creditors and we will continue the hard work to ensure a sustainable future.”

Flybe’s shareholders have agreed to invest more money in the airline, according to BBC business editor Simon Jack.

Flybe fly to 16 destinations from Belfast City airport. Situated just 5km outside of the city centre, it couldn’t be easier to get to Belfast City Airport and fly with Flybe.