Founded in 2002 with headquarters at Leeds, West Yorkshire and Parent group as Dart Group PLC.
Jet2 airlines is the low cost British airlines and offers low fares from seven UK airports namely: Leeds Bradford, Belfast International, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester and New Castle. Tagline is – “Friendly Low fares”. Jet2 major destinations are: Austria, France, Germany, Greece, Cyprus, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain etc. Flight’s call sign is ‘Channex’.
Jet2 has carried over 30 million passengers to more than 50 destinations. Fleet size is more than 50. Jet2 Fleet consists of A330 – 300, Boeing 737-300, Boeing 737-300QC, Boeing 737-800/200/300F.These aircrafts are also utilised for night flights operated on the behalf of Royal mail.
Four things which makes Jet2.com lead over other airlines in UK – Great flight times, 22KG baggage allowance, Reserve your seat online and diverse range of destinations. Also incredible value is offered to passengers in terms of inflight entertainment, inflight meals, car hire and travel insurance. Passengers can pre- order three course meals and only one class cabin configuration is provided by Jet2. Airlines has won many accolades for being the Low cost airlines and consistently the Best short haul airlines form years. Other awards won are for best Holiday/Charter airline, Best airline for groups, Airline of the year 2010, best airline website 2010, Best airline trade booking website, Passenger airline of the year 2009, Best airline for mainland Spain and Balearics, Best European short haul airline, nominated for best airline to be recommended to a friend by the 25000 readers of holiday and many others.
All Jet2 flights are operated on a single class cabin configuration. Airlines top ten routes are: Leeds Bradford to Alicante, Malaga, and Majorca, Manchester to Alicante, Faro, Majorca, and Tenerife, New castle to Majorca and Alicante and Glasgow to Majorca.