Ryanair has announced an investment of $200 million at London Luton airport with 2 new based aircraft (6 aircraft in total) for its winter 2018 schedule and added 6 new routes to Alicante, Athens, Barcelona, Bologna, Cork and Malaga and more flights on its existing Vilnius route. Ryanair’s winter 2018 London Luton schedule will now deliver a total of 21 routes which will help deliver 2.2m customers per annum.
These additional Ryanair aircraft will deliver:
- 6 based aircraft
- 21 routes
- 6 new W18 routes to: Alicante (3 wkly), Athens (3 wkly), Barcelona (daily),
Bologna (daily), Cork (6 wkly) & Malaga (6 wkly)
- More flights to Vilnius
- Over 100 weekly flights
- 2.2m customers p.a.
- 1,650* “on-site” jobs p.a.
At London Luton Airport, Ryanair’s David O’Brien said: “Ryanair is pleased to announce 2 more aircraft at Luton (6 aircraft in total) for our winter 2018/19 schedule. We will deliver 6 exciting new routes to Spain, Greece, Italy and Ireland and have added more flights to Vilnius, as we increase our schedule to 107 weekly flights, carrying 2.2m annual customers to/from London Luton.“