East Midlands Airport adds 50,000 seats

Bondholder East Midlands Airport will be offering 50,000 more seats this winter via airline Jet2.com

Jet2.com will be offering a total of 175,000 seats between 30th October and 25th March to destinations such as the Canary Islands, Alicante and Faro.

The number of people across the Midlands jetting away for some much-needed winter sunshine means we are seeing spectacular growth.
— Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays

Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, said: "This is by far our biggest winter programme to date. The number of people across the Midlands jetting away for some much-needed winter sunshine means we are seeing spectacular growth."

He continued: "It isn't just the sunshine that is driving growth, as our ski and city break destinations are on the up too. As a result we are adding two brand new winter routes, Grenoble and Salzburg."