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Flybe extends exclusive money-saving partnership with Disneyland® Paris

Leading regional airline benefits from popular ‘Kids Under 7’ free entry deal following earlier success that drove significant passenger growth

20th May 2016

Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has extended its exclusive partnership with Disneyland® Paris for the hugely popular ‘Kids Under 7 Go Free’ entry offer to Europe’s leading theme resort after it drove significant passenger growth during the first quarter of the year.

Families wanting to take advantage of this holiday package offer, that includes Flybe flights into Paris Charles de Gaulle from Birmingham, Cardiff, Doncaster Sheffield, Edinburgh, Exeter, London City, Manchester and Southampton, and from Southampton to Paris Orly, can book through to 29th June 2016 via the Disneyland® Paris website for travel up to and including 31st October.

Phillip Delaney, Flybe’s Director of Sales & Marketing comments: “Flybe is delighted to extend our relationship with Disneyland Paris®. It gives us the continued opportunity to enable families to enjoy affordable and fun holidays. To be working with one of the world’s leading brands is a real mark of respect for Flybe and is also a sign of our significant presence and commitment to the regional French market. We are proud to offer more routes into Paris from the UK regions than any other airline. To work with Europe’s leading theme resort is a partnership sprinkled with pixie dust!”

Peter Welch, Vice President Marketing & Sales DLP UK & Ireland added: “Recent promotional activity between Flybe and Disneyland® Paris has been successful in terms of positive passenger growth on Flybe services to Paris. Further initiatives are being finalised ahead of the summer to ensure further growth from the UK regions to Paris and to meet Disneyland Paris guests’ expectations.”

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Notes to Editors:

Flybe, Europe's largest regional airline – 216 routes serving 10 countries from 75 departure points, 37 UK/38 European airports* (all routes on sale Mar ’16 – Oct ‘16); operates more UK domestic flights than any other airline (UK CAA Feb ’15 – Jan‘16); one of only two UK-based carriers in top 20 global airlines punctuality league table by OAG (Jan ’16) and named top UK airline for punctuality in report issued by UK consumer watchdog Which? (Dec 2014); named ‘Best Short-Haul Airline’ at the 2016 Business Travel Awards (Jan ‘16); is the largest scheduled airline by air traffic movements at Belfast City, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Cardiff, Exeter, Glasgow, Isle of Man, Jersey, Manchester, Newquay and Southampton airports (UK CAA Jan ’16); operates fleet of 75 aircraft – 52 Bombardier Q400, 9 Embraer 195, 11 E175 & 3 ATR 72s; codeshares with BA, Air France, Etihad, KLM, Finnair, Aer Lingus, Cathay Pacific and Emirates; has three franchise partners, Loganair, Stobart Air and Blue Islands making it only UK airline brand with 72% coverage of reporting airports (UK CAA Jan ’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 (30 routes/11 airports exclusively served by Flybe’s franchise partner, Loganair: and 3 routes and 3 airports exclusively operated by franchise partner, Stobart Air)