Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have announced another new destination from Belfast International Airport for the summer of 2018, with weekly flights to Dalaman in Turkey.
The new flights to Dalaman will depart every Tuesday from June 26 until September 25, 2018. The company will operate to 23 destinations from Belfast International Airport next summer.
The announcement also means the addition of a second new Turkish destination from the airport for Summer 2018, with a new route to Antalya also coming into operation. Other new destinations for Summer 2018 include: Almeria, Crete, Madeira, Malta, Naples, Paphos and Rhodes.
A Boeing 737-800 aircraft will be added to the fleet at Belfast International to support a 41% increase in capacity, which represents over 400,000 seats on sale for Summer 2018.
Copyright Photo: Jet2-Jet2.com Boeing 737-86Q WL G-GDFY (msn 30278) (22kg bag allowance) FAO (Ton Jochems). Image: 935465.
Jet2-Jet2.com (Leeds/Bradford) has finalized an order for three Next Generation 737-800s, valued at $288 million at current list prices.
Jet2.com previously ordered 27 Next Generation 737-800s in September 2015 and operates an all-Boeing fleet of more than 60 airplanes.
Jet2.com is a subsidiary of Dart Group PLC, a UK Aim listed Leisure Travel and Distribution & Logistics Group. The Company commenced commercial aircraft operations in 1983 and passenger flights to sun destinations from Leeds-Bradford Airport in 2003.
Jet2.com now flies over three million customers each year through a combination of package holidays and flight only services to 55 destinations across 364 holiday resorts from seven Northern departure bases.
The newer Boeing 737s will help the carrier retire its Boeing 737-300 Classic fleet.
Copyright Photo: Paul Bannwarth/AirlinersGallery.com. Boeing 737-86Q WL G-GDFY (msn 30278) with “Great flight times” sub-titles approaches the runway at the resort island of Tenerife at Tenerife Sur (South) Airport.