After you have recorded a growth of 6.6% in the past year, Easyjet will open 16 new routes in all the major cities in France.
Deuxième airline in Europe, Easyjet, which has already opened this year, 36 new lines in France, will continue its development next year. François Biacchetta, the director-general in France, has confirmed, France Info, the creation of 16 new lines at the start of the French airports by 2017. To accompany this rise in the load, the low-cost airline will acquire two new aircraft based in Nice and Toulouse, and hire 72 people under contract of French law.
“All the major cities of France will be served”
“All the major cities of France will be served from the spring-summer season,” explained the boss of Easyjet. If the detail needs to be unveiled this Tuesday, several links are already known.
Three new lines will be created at the start of Lille, to Venice, Naples, and Faro, located in the south of Portugal. Departure from Nice, a line will serve to Faro. A link between Bordeaux and Hamburg will also see the light of day.
The price will be 20 to 30 euros for a single trip, including taxes.
according To François Bacchetta, the company recorded 6.6% more passengers than last year. He announces over 8 % growth in France for the same period. Easyjet currently has five bases and 28 aircraft in France and employs a thousand people.
VIDEO. Interview of François Bacchetta on France Info