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March 2012 News Articles

Double Celebration for as it Reaches a Half a Million Milestone

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March 30, 2012 at 11:20

 Jet2.comcelebrated its inaugural flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Budapest by surprising the 500,000th member of its loyalty scheme, myJet2 ,with two return flights to the historic city.

Read more Takes Off to Alicante

March 29, 2012 at 12:45

Jet2holidays packages from £229 per person including transfers and 22kg baggage

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An Authentic Easter Break in Barcelona

March 29, 2012 at 09:59

The sight of chocolate eggs and brightly-wrapped bunnies can make us bored of Easter before it’s even begun, so how about a cheap flight to Barcelona to escape the commercialism and experience the true meaning of Easter? It’s one of the biggest festivals in Spain, and needless to say, it will make for a getaway that you’ll never forget.
Read more Celebrates First Year of Flying from Glasgow Airpo...

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March 28, 2012 at 14:57 is getting into fiesta spirit to celebrate its first anniversary of flying from Glasgow Airport, and the launch of the eagerly anticipated inaugural flights to three exciting new Spanish hotspots, which will jet off later this week.

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Celebrations to Enjoy in Dusseldorf

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March 26, 2012 at 09:28

Düsseldorf’s status as the capital of Germany’s North Rhine-Westphalia region has made it the centre of Germany’s industrial engine room.  But the city plays as hard as it works, and is beginning to prepare for the 110th return of the annual Largest Fair on the Rhine.
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Putting the Style Back Into Budapest

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March 23, 2012 at 08:57

The 2008 crash seemed to put Hungary’s economy on the back foot, but it is on the rise again and Budapest is leading the charge.
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Hed Kandi in Amsterdam

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March 22, 2012 at 09:58

A taste of the Mediterranean comes to the Netherlands this April when house-music institution Hed Kandi visits the stunning setting of the Muziekgebouw purpose-built music hall in Amsterdam.
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Book Now For Next Season!

Posted in Ski

March 21, 2012 at 16:13

The North’s leading leisure airline,, is helping eager skiers get their winter 2012/13 ski breaks in the bag by putting direct flights to Chambery, Geneva and Salzburg on sale today.

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Jet off to Jersey

March 21, 2012 at 11:29

Jersey Airport is gearing up to host its 75th birthday celebrations and welcome thousands of holidaymakers.

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Have Your Madeira Cake and Eat It

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March 21, 2012 at 09:17

From the summit of Pico Ruivo a keen hiker can take in the stunning vista of Madeira from coast to coast; the lush valleys of subtropical forests have World Heritage Site status, and are a haven for rare plants and animals.
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Off the Beaten Track in the Algarve

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March 20, 2012 at 09:14

The Algarve has many beautiful places to visit including the bustling capital, Faro and the popular resort of Portimao. However, those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the main beach resorts and enjoy a truly Portuguese experience might want to venture off the beaten track to explore some of the Algarve’s historic villages.
Read more Starts 2012/13 Ski Season Early

Posted in Ski

March 19, 2012 at 16:24

The North’s leading leisure airline,, is helping eager Yorkshire skiers get their winter 2012/13 ski breaks in the bag by putting direct flights from Leeds Bradford International Airport to Chambery, Geneva and Salzburg on sale today.

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Tenerife – A Gastronomic Paradise

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March 19, 2012 at 17:45

A holiday in a sunny destination like Tenerife doesn’t have to be all about sunbathing and swimming. Especially if you haven’t managed to get the beach body you promised yourself you would when you first booked your trip.

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Discovering Prague in One Day

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March 19, 2012 at 10:10

You could spend weeks discovering all the old, new and wonderful things about this beautiful European city - but what happens if your trip to Prague is a flying visit? Here are a few pointers to help you on your next stopover.
Read more Gives Sky Tyne and Wear a Taste of Cabin Crew Trai...

Posted in Recruitment

March 19, 2012 at 09:44

Following’s recent agreement with Newcastle College for the ongoing training provision of its cabin crew, Nisha Joshi from Sky Tyne and Wear visited some of the training staff as well as students at the college to find out more about the course.

Read more’s MD Takes up Marathon Task for Charity

March 19, 2012 at 09:24

Ian Doubtfire, Managing Director of leading leisure airline has signed up to this year’s London Marathon in aid of international sight charity, ORBIS.

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Six Nations Supporters ‘Touchdown’ with

March 16, 2012 at 10:15

There was a line-up with a difference at’s check in desks at Glasgow Airport this morning as Scottish rugby fans, travelling to the Italy v. Scotland RBS Six Nations match in Rome, prepared to take off on the airline’s inaugural flight to the Italian capital.

Read more Orchestrates Opera North’s First Flight to Dublin

Posted in Community

March 16, 2012 at 09:12 cabin crew were treated to an impromptu performance by Opera North as the leading leisure airline today helped the company make its first-ever touring visit to Ireland’s capital.

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Jet2holidays’ New York festive shopping trip is back!

Posted in New Routes, Announcements

March 14, 2012 at 14:20

Jet2holidays has announced the return of its hugely successful New York Christmas Shopping Break direct from Glasgow Airport – reintroduced following the overwhelming success of last year’s inaugural trip.

Read more Receives Recognition in Budapest

Posted in New Routes, Awards

March 14, 2012 at 10:29 is celebrating further awards success after being named Fastest Growing Low-Cost Airline in 2011 at Budapest Airport’s annual gala awards.

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Budapest – the City of Great Festivals

March 14, 2012 at 09:15

There are many festivals throughout the year in Budapest including the popular Spring Festival and perhaps the lesser known Fringe Festival. Film buffs visiting the city in April might want to check out Budapest’s annual Titanic Film Festival.
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A Guide to Upcoming Prague Events

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March 13, 2012 at 09:26

As spring temperatures increase, so too does the number of festivals in beautiful Prague; with traditional themed events and sporting occasions, there are always things to do in Prague.
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New issue of JetAway now onboard!

March 08, 2012 at 15:25

The March/April issue of JetAway is now onboard our aircraft, and it's our best issue yet. Action hero turned family man Matt Damon talks Hollywood, sharing parenting tips with Brad Pitt, and his new film We Bought A Zoo.

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Experience More for Less This Easter With Jet2holidays

March 08, 2012 at 14:58

Leading package holiday specialist, Jet2holidays, is encouraging families to have ‘fun time in the sunshine’ together this Easter with its fabulous holiday packages.

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Jet2holidays’ New York festive shopping trips now on sale

Posted in New Routes, Announcements

March 07, 2012 at 14:22

Jet2holidays has announced the return of its hugely successful New York Christmas Shopping Breaks from East Midlands, Leeds Bradford International and Newcastle airports.

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Real Radio Yorkshire Competition!

March 07, 2012 at 09:18

In conjunction with Jet2holidays' Infants Go Free Offer, we’ve teamed up with Real Radio Yorkshire to give one lucky family the chance to win a 5* All Inclusive holiday to the Aldemar Knossos Royal in Hersonissos in Crete.

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Terrific Tenerife Beaches

Posted in Announcements

March 06, 2012 at 10:28

Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands whose climate is warm and sunny all year round. It has a huge selection of holiday resorts, many of which are very lively and offer superb beaches.
Read more MD opens Travel & Aviation Academy

March 05, 2012 at 13:58

Staff and students at Craven College, Skipton gathered in the arrival lounge to celebrate the Grand Opening of its new Travel & Aviation Academy.

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Visit Prague’s One World Film Festival

March 02, 2012 at 10:00

It’s the annual event that raises awareness on world issues; Prague’s One World Film Festival is the biggest human rights film festival in the world. The event takes place in the Czech capital from the 6th – 15th March.
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Snap up a Bargain with Jet2holidays

March 01, 2012 at 10:05

Time is running out to take advantage of Jet2holidays’ special offer of £100 off all new sun and city break package holiday bookings.

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54th International Vintage Car Rally, Barcelona

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March 01, 2012 at 09:05

Car enthusiasts won’t want to miss the Barcelona-Sitges Vintage Car Rally, which takes place in Spain’s second largest city on March 11th. Antique cars from days gone by will parade along the Catalonian coast for crowds to admire in what promises to be a wonderful spectacle.
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