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#EasyJet

# easyjet - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Police board easyJet flight at Gatwick airport over 'safety-related issue'

A spokesperson confirmed the issue involved a flight which arrived from Poland.

# easyjet - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Ryanair collects €1.8bn through extra charges - but it's not the king of the add-on

American airlines dominate the world’s league of non-ticket sales.

# easyjet - Monday 31 July, 2017

EasyJet passenger allegedly punched by an airport worker in Nice

The flight the passenger was due to fly on was delayed for hours.

# easyjet - Sunday 11 June, 2017

London-bound flight diverted over 'suspicious conversation'

Federal police evacuated the 151 passengers down emergency slides.

# easyjet - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Flight from London to Belfast delayed after cabin crew get into heated row

The argument was over water bottles apparently.

# easyjet - Saturday 26 March, 2016

# easyjet - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Man removed from plane after passenger read 'prayer' message as threat

A passenger sitting next to Laolu Opebiyi – a Christian from London – read the WhatsApp message over his shoulder.

# easyjet - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

EasyJet founder opens budget supermarket with all items costing 25p

The motto of the store is “No expensive brands, just food honestly priced”.

# easyjet - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Irish tour operators cancel all trips to Sharm el-Sheikh until April

The news comes as more airlines suspend flights to the popular resort

# easyjet - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Passenger tasered in 'man purse' dispute on Ireland-bound flight

As one passenger put it, the man had a falling out with airline staff after they asked him to “put a bag in a bag”.

# easyjet - Friday 3 October, 2014

EasyJet is getting more money out of every passenger it flies (on average)

The UK carrier is expecting record profits, but it’s still behind Ryanair as Europe’s busiest airline.

# easyjet - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Ryanair thinks its new friendly approach is working

Passenger figures for last month show an increase of 4% compared to the same time last year.

# easyjet - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Flying this week? Two days of air traffic control strikes are due

Some disruption at a number of European airports could be on the way for airline passengers.

# easyjet - Sunday 15 December, 2013

EasyJet in French court for refusing disabled passengers

In one of the cases involved, a woman who was travelling to her son’s funeral was not allowed to fly because she was unaccompanied.

# easyjet - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

easyJet revenue and passenger numbers up

Passenger numbers rose 7.1 per cent to 58.4 million in 2012.

# easyjet - Thursday 6 September, 2012

New Ryanair app costs €3

Ryanair has created an easy way for you to manage your bookings, baggage and flight details all from your handheld device – but it’ll cost you.

# easyjet - Friday 30 March, 2012

Commission insists there's no ban on low-cost air travel after Ryanair claims

Ryanair clamed that the European Commission had a ban on use of low-cost airlines but the EC has strongly denied this. In response Ryanair chief Michael O’Leary accused the Commission of “lying”.

# easyjet - Thursday 15 July, 2010

RYANAIR AND Michael O’Leary have apologised to EastJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou for suggesting he was a liar, the Bloomberg reports. They also agreed to pay some £50,000 (€59,000) to Sir Haji-Ioannou, as well as his legal costs. He said the money would be donated to charity.

The allegations against Sir Haji-Ioannou were withdrawn by solicitors today at a hearing in the High Court in London, after settling the legal action between the parties.

Ryanair and Mr O’Leary apologised in a half-page ad in the Telegraph today for branding Mr Haji-Ionnou as “Easyjet’s Mr Late Again”. Mr Haji-Ionnou said he had taken the action “to protect my reputation. I am not a liar and that statement was libellous.”

Yesterday, Ryanair was reprimanded for “misleading” advertisements by a British advertising standards body. The ruling was made after EasyJet complained about two Ryanair ads relating to one-way fares which it alleged could be “likely to mislead” customers.

# easyjet - Wednesday 14 July, 2010

RYANAIR HAS BEEN criticised by the British Advertising Standards Authority for misleading consumers with its adverts for low fares, the BBC reports. The ASA was following up a complaint made by rival airline EasyJet that two newspaper adverts by Ryanair were “likely to mislead”.