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Leading regional airline gives customers the chance to take advantage of lowest possible fares for off-peak travel

1 OCTOBER 2015

Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has today (October 1st, 2015) launched a new customer initiative called Flybe Farecracker.  Each month, Flybe will offer customers a five-day window of opportunity to buy low-cost fares for upcoming flights, a list of which is easily accessed via the special Farecracker icon at Deals can be found quickly and easily as available Farecracker fares are clearly highlighted.
The first Farecracker deals are on sale now featuring thousands of seats on routes across the airline’s extensive network.  Seats are available for booking through to 5th October, and will be effective for travel between 3rd November and 1st December, 2015. 
Promoted on and selected digital channels, Farecracker is specifically targeted at those leisure travellers who have the freedom to fly off-peak during the week and by those planning last minute weekend getaways.
Farecracker deals are only available on Just Fly tickets; hold luggage and specific seat allocation can be purchased to supplement this ticket type if needed.
Full details and terms and conditions of Farecracker are available at

Notes to editors:
Issued by the Flybe press office:T: 0845 675 0681 E: [email protected]
About Flybe:
Flybe, Europe's largest regional airline – 187 routes serving 10 countries from 74 departure points, 37 UK/37 European airports* (all routes on sale Sep ’15 – Mar ‘16); operates more UK domestic flights than any other airline (UK CAA July ’14 – July ‘15); named top UK airline for punctuality in report issued by UK consumer watchdog Which? (Dec 2014); is the largest scheduled airline by air traffic movements at Belfast City, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Cardiff, Exeter, Inverness, Isle of Man, Jersey, Manchester, Newquay and Southampton airports (UK CAA July ’15); operates fleet of 69 aircraft – 49 Bombardier Q400, 9 Embraer 195 & 11 E175; codeshares with BA, Air France, Etihad, KLM, Finnair, Aer Lingus, Cathay Pacific and Emirates; has two franchise partners, Loganair and Stobart Air making it only UK airline brand with 70% coverage of reporting airports (UK CAA July’15); has own globally recognised Training Academy in Exeter with flight deck and cabin crew simulator facilities, 26 classrooms and 150-seat conference facility.

* Flown under the Flybe brand (27 routes/11 airports exclusively served by Flybe’s franchise partner, Loganair: and four routes and four airports exclusively operated by franchise partner, Stobart Air)