Flybe in talks to sell Gatwick runway slots

Suzie Neuwirth

AIRLINE Flybe today announced that is in talks with a number of parties over the potential sale of its runway slots at Gatwick Airport.

“Discussions are on-going and there can be no certainty as to whether any transaction will be forthcoming,” the Exeter-based airline said.

Easyjet are reportedly one of the companies Flybe is thought to be in discussions with.

Flybe’s shares rose over 14 per cent after the announcement.