The opportunity presented by the award a month ago 18 new slots at an airport Lisbon By the European Commission has not escaped from easyJet. The company unveiled its new roadmap on Wednesday in the Portuguese capital. Three additional aircraft will now be stationed there – the Airbus A321neos – bringing a fleet of nine aircraft.
Concretely, this will mean for French business travelers the launch of three new itineraries to France. The company will serve the airport Marseille Three times a week starting November 1. Four scheduled flights to Toulouse From October 30, the airport Limoges It will host two weekly flights on December 13th. In addition, easyJet will expand its offer at several French airports. These are Bordeaux (11 flights per week), Lyon (9), Nice (6) and Nantes (7).
Among other new features revealed by easyJet on July 27, we particularly note the launch of a link to Zurich October 30 – Lisbon Axis-Geneva Being reinforced -, and towards Marrakesh tomorrow. Birmingham Airport will also be connected to Lisbon from November 2.
These various developments lead to 32 lines EasyJet show in Lisbon, where the carrier has established itself as The second airline at Lisbon Airport In terms of capacity, as Jose Lopez, country director for easyJet in Portugal points out: “ We are very pleased to unveil part of the new EasyJet network at Lisbon Airport which will start operating later in 2022 which will make EasyJet the second largest airline operating at Lisbon Airport. Bolstered by this new situation, José Lopez envisions the future with ambition, emerging from turbulent territory: Despite the challenging external environment, we have never stopped investing in Portugal over the past two years, opened a new base in Faro in 2021 and continued to launch new routes from Lisbon and Porto throughout the period. By the end of the year, we will have 19 aircraft based in Portugal, which will allow us to carry more than 10 million passengers every year, which contributes significantly to connecting the country and plays a major role in supporting the national. Economie Jose Lopez says.