British low-cost airline

EasyJet Airline Company Limited, styled as easyJet, is a British low cost airline founded in 1995. Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou started the airline in 1995. He was in charge of EasyJet until 2002. [1] Starting in 2003, EasyJet opened many bases at airports throughout Europe. [2] As of 2016, EasyJet is based at London Luton Airport. EasyJet currently has 26 bases and its largest base is at London Gatwick Airport. [3] It is the second largest low-fare airline in Europe. It flies domestic and international scheduled services. It has 387 routes between 104 European and north African airports.[4][5][6]

The logo of EasyJet

EasyJet was featured in the television series Airline.



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  6. Sager, Eckart (1998-07-08). "EasyJet: Europe's no-frills airline". CNN. Retrieved 2008-01-21.