More flights to Mallorca in 2017
Jet2.com expects to grow its Spanish market this year by 53% by offering 6.8 million seats, operating 111 routes and having 552 flights per week. Very favourable forecasts are enabling the airline to continue the growth it has been registering in recent months and to treat Spain as its main market. Over the year April 2016 to March 2017, overall growth will have been 24%.
As for Majorca specifically, growth from April last year to March this year will have been 18%, while from April to March 2018 there will be a 44% increase in the number of seats, bringing the total to over 980,000. This will be because of the nine routes between Palma and Jet2.com bases in the UK - Belfast, Birmingham, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle and Stansted - that will create a peak of 107 flights per week. This will be the highest number that the airline has offered in Spain - up from a 2016 high season figure of 87.