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Old 26th Jan 2021, 11:11
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Eastern are to launch 3x weekly routes from Southampton to Nantes and Rennes in France from end of April 2021.
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Old 26th Jan 2021, 11:45
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Does eastern airways have a base at SOU for flight deck and cabin crew ????
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Old 26th Jan 2021, 13:37
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I don't think the CWL BHD started
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Old 26th Jan 2021, 14:59
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The start date has been put back to March 2021 along with the reinstatement of the CWL-VLY route
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Old 26th Jan 2021, 15:56
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SOU - DUB flights the Value fare seems to be grayed out
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Old 31st Jan 2021, 03:32
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According to the article below, Eastern Airways have announced that they no longer plan to operate a number of routes from MME and that there flights to Alicante are being transferred to Ryanair and flights to Belfast City and London Heathrow have been transferred to Loganair

https://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/ne...ghts-airlines/
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Old 31st Jan 2021, 06:55
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Thats been discussed on the Teesside thread already.
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Old 31st Jan 2021, 07:31
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but perhaps only pertinent if you subscribe or read said thread which few may feel the need.
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Old 31st Jan 2021, 07:51
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If you're interested in Eastern Airways, then what's happening on Teesside is of significant interest.
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Old 1st Feb 2021, 21:36
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Should be some BHX news this week ?
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Old 1st Feb 2021, 21:41
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According to Twitter could be 2 new routes BHX - GIB and SOU - GIB

Most likely will be on E170, not known if the E190 still coming to Eastern
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Old 2nd Feb 2021, 05:49
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So must say this all feels a bit Flybe. Domestic airline, high fares, relatively unknown to most, flying Jetstreams mostly now will appear on the international scene flying to GIB, hardly the business of a regional airline. What about MME ALC, is that still going ahead? I wish the company well.
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Old 2nd Feb 2021, 07:00
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Not since Ryanair launched the route.
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Old 2nd Feb 2021, 07:55
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I wonder what a strategy meeting looks like at Eastern Airways...

I imagine jelly, ice cream, kids, dartboards and model aeroplanes....
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Old 2nd Feb 2021, 08:05
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The GIB Government have announced over the recent weeks that they aim to entice another airline into GIB - they have most probably dangled a big carrot in front of Eastern with some incentives if the rumours are true that they are basing a E170 at GIB.

No one knows if this is just a rumour or fact at present and both BHX & SOU are mentioned....surely there would have to be another destination thrown in to maximise the use of the aircraft ?
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GBC - Gibraltar Broadcasting news, there was an interview with their Transport Minister not long after Wizz Air started there
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GBC - Gibraltar News - GBC TV and Radio Gibraltar

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Old 2nd Feb 2021, 11:05
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The ATRs have moved back out of Teesside leaving no based aircraft. Have the engineers and other staff that were moved in this time last year moved on.
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Cheers for finding the link !!
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