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G-JEDL (6771683949)
Bombardier Q-8 from Flybe
Founded 1979 (as Jersey European Airways)
Operating bases
Focus cities Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport
Frequent-flyer program Rewards4all
Airport lounge Flybe Executive Lounge
Subsidiaries Flybe Nordic
Fleet size 68
Destinations 102
Company slogan Making Flying Better
Parent company Rosedale (J.W.) Investments Limited
Headquarters Jack Walker House
Exeter International Airport
Devon, United Kingdom
Key people
  • Jim French (CEO) [until 31 July 2013]
  • Saad Hammad (CEO) [from 1 August 2013]
  • Jack Walker (Founder)
  • Andrew Knuckey (CFO)
  • Mike Rutter (CCO)
  • Andrew Strong (COO)
Revenue Decrease £614.3 million (12 months to 31 March 2013)
Operating income Decrease -£23.2 million (12 months to 31 March 2013)
Net income Decrease -£41.8 million (12 months to 31 March 2013)

Flybe Group PLC (Known as flybe) is a low-cost regional airline group in Exeter, Devon, England. It has over 180 routes to 65 European airports and is Europe's biggest regional airline. Over 6.7 million passengers travelled with them during 2010. The airline is on the London Stock Exchange (LSEFLYB), and pays around 2,800 people.

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