29 JANUARY 2018
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British low-cost and Leeds-based airline is developing its North Atlantic product during 2018 using the eleven 235-seat Boeing 757s it has in its fleet.
Already on sale are 28 New York trips from six UK airports, Belfast International, East Midlands, Glasgow, Leeds Bradford, Manchester and Newcastle. They cover Half Term, Christmas and New Year’s Eve in the Big Apple. Fully bonded these come in four or five-night package breaks from £759 per person and flights from £399 per person return. Hotels include Westin New York Grand Central, Hotel Mela Times Square, and Riu Plaza New York Times Square.
Jet2.com Ltd is a subsidiary of the Dart Group Plc, an aviation services and distribution group and dates back to 1983. Initially a freight operator based at Bournemouth the airline’s HQ is now at Leeds Bradford airport. From 2001 the airline also began operating passenger charter services using convertible Boeing aircraft to international destinations on mainly short- and medium-haul routes. Its current fleet operates over 60 Boeing 737 series aircraft.
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