Flybe News Stories

Flybe Chief Exec To Step Down

May 28, 2019

The CEO of UK-based regional airline Flybe will leave the company in July after the completion of its sale to Connect Airways.

Flybe Says No Cancellations, Pulls Jet Services

April 3, 2019

UK regional airline Flybe said it has put in place contingency plans to keep future disruptions to a minimum after Wednesday's flight cancellations.

Connect Airways Ups Offer For Flybe

January 15, 2019

The Connect Airways consortium that is planning to take over UK regional Flybe has increased its offer for the airline and agreed a bridge loan after conditions for the first credit facility could not be met.

Virgin Atlantic, Stobart Group To Take Over Flybe

January 11, 2019

UK regional airline Flybe is to be taken over by a consortium that includes Virgin Atlantic and Stobart Group.

Flybe Talking To Virgin Atlantic On Possible Sale

November 23, 2018

UK regional carrier Flybe has confirmed media speculation that it is in discussions with Virgin Atlantic as part of a formal sale process announced last week.

Flybe Fleet Review Picks Q400, Embraer E195s To Go

May 16, 2018

UK-based regional airline Flybe said a review of its fleet requirements has concluded that the Bombardier Q400 is the best aircraft for its current and future needs.

Stobart Looking At Possible Flybe Bid

February 22, 2018

UK infrastructure and support services company Stobart Group said it is considering a bid for regional airline Flybe, possibly as part of a consortium.

Flybe Warns Of Lower First Half Profit

October 18, 2017

UK airline Flybe warned that higher costs will mean a lower than expected pre-tax profit in the first half.

Flybe Swings To Full Year Loss

June 8, 2017

UK-based regional carrier Flybe dropped into the red for its financial year to end March with a GBP£26.7 million (USD$34 million) net loss.

FlyBe Plane Evacuated After Landing Gear Collapse

February 23, 2017

A Flybe plane with 59 passengers onboard suffered a landing gear collapse at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport on Thursday and veered off the runway.