FlyBe has new London routes

BUDGET airline FlyBe will offer five new routes from London City Airport starting 27 October, as it announced it had seen quarterly passenger revenue per seat rise to £52.79, an increase of 9.5 per cent.

FlyBe also said its load factor was up to 75.8 per cent this quarter, from 66.5 per cent last year, as it continued its turnaround strategy that returned it to profit last year, with pre-tax profits of £8.1m.