EasyJet is a British airline company officially known as EasyJetAirline Company PLC. It is the fourth largest airline company in terms of passenger numbers after Lufthansa, Ryanair and Air France KLM. EasyJet takes second place on the French market, just after Air France. The EasyJet route map counts 700 different itineraries and serves over 130 airports in 32 countries around the world. Its headquarters are based at Luton Airport in London. In 1998 EasyJet bought 40% of the Swiss airline TEA, based in Geneva, and in 2002 it appropriated Go Fly (partner of British Airways). Lastly, in 2007 EasyJet took over GB Airways. The EasyJet fleet is made up of over 204 Airbus A320/A319 which fly to destinations across Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. EasyJet flights depart from the largest international airports including Paris Charles de Gaulle, Orly, Milan Malpensa and Barcelona El Prat. In 2013 over 60 million passengers flew with EasyJet and saved money on their discount flight tickets.
Easyjet : Information about the airline
Like most airline companies the EasyJet baggage allowance rules restrict passengers to one item of hand luggage which cannot exceed 50x40x20cm in dimension. The regulations for hold luggage limit baggage to under 20kg each and overweight bags incur an extra charge.
Customer and on Board Services
Onboard Your FlightEasyJet operates an "à la carte" rather than all-included service. This applies to hold luggage, onboard catering and changes to your booking which must be paid for on top of your original EasyJet booking. There is also the option to book a "flexi" ticket which includes one item of hold luggage, priority boarding and free booking alterations.During the flight passengers have the option to purchase duty free goods.
After Your FlightEasyJet Plus is the name of this airline's loyalty programme. The annual subscription fee for the programme is euros180 which permits loyal customers to choose their seat when booking their flight, board the plane first (SpeedyBoarding) and use priority baggage drop off counters.