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Airlines Update and Jet2holidays has increased capacity on routes to Spain, Portugal, Greece and Turkey from Manchester for summer 2019 and added a new route to La Rochelle.


The airline and operator has increased the number of seats from the north west airport by 12%, putting 2.8 million seats on sale next summer.

It will offer 46 sun and city destinations, its biggest programme yet from Manchester, where it is to base two new aircraft.

Extra capacity from Manchester to Canary Islands Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote means 28 weekly services next summer.

Steve Heapy, chief executive of and Jet2holidays said: “Another huge investment in our base here gives local holidaymakers even more choice and flexibility.”

Stephen Turner, commercial director at Manchester Airport, added: “It’s fantastic to see and Jet2holidays continuing to grow at Manchester Airport with two additional aircraft and extra capacity on key destinations around Europe.


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