Wednesday, 31 July 2019

FlyBe wet-lease BAe 146-200 to visit LBA during August,

FlyBe wet lease BAe 146-200 to visit LBA during August,

FlyBe are to wet-lease BAe 146-200, D-AMGL from German based operator WDL Aviation for the month of August 2019. The aircraft will be operating out of its base at Dusseldorf on flybe operate routes to London City, Manchester, Birmingham & Leeds /Bradford.


Its due to operate the (BE1494/1495) Dusseldorf-Leeds/Bradford service on the following dates during the month of August 2019.

Mondays = 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th
Thursdays = 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th

All other flights between Leeds and Dusseldorf during this period will continue to be operated normally by Flybe’s own Dash 8-Q400 aircraft.

Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Flybe Franchise operator Eastern Airways increase frequency of its Leeds/Bradford - Southampton route.



Flybe's franchise operator Eastern Airways is to make some changes to its Leeds/Bradford - Southampton route as form September 9th 2019. 
A new 3rd daily afternoon rotation is been introduced Monday to Thursday whilst all flights will revert to been operated by a 29 seat British Aerospace Jetstream 41 aircraft.

New Schedule as from September 9th 2019

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursdays
BE7600 = LBA 06:50 - SOU 08:05 / BE7601 = SOU 08:40 - LBA 09:55
BE7604 = LBA 13:10 - SOU 14:25 / BE7605 = SOU 15:00 - LBA 16:15
BE7606 = LBA 17:10 - SOU 18:25 / BE7607 = SOU 19:00 - LBA 20:15
Fridays
BE7600 = LBA 11:10 - SOU 12:25 / BE7601 = SOU 13:00 - LBA 14:15
BE7606 = LBA 16:10 - SOU 17:25 / BE7607 = SOU 18:00 - LBA 19:15
Sundays
BE7606 = LBA 16:10 - SOU 17:25 / BE7607 = SOU 18:00 - LBA 19:15

Tuesday, 9 July 2019

Flybe adds Leeds/Bradford - Newquay to its winter 2019/2020 schedule

Flybe has reinstated flights between Leeds/Bradford and Cornwall Airport Newquay to its winter 2019/2020 schedule. The airline will offer 2x weekly flights from Leeds/Bradford to Newquay. 
The route has up until now been available operating up to 3x weekly year round after it gained financial sytart up support for 3 years under the UK Government's Regional Air Connectivity fund in November 2017. This was funding was due to expire in October at the end of the summer 2019 schedule meaning flights were initially removed from the airlines website when it launched its initial winter 2019/2020 schedule. 
Flybe will operate Twice weekly flights will operate on Mondays and Fridays between October 27, 2019, and March 27, 2010. 
Roy Kinnear, Flybe’s chief commercial officer, said: “We are pleased to add this popular summer route to our winter schedule for the first time this year giving our customers the opportunity to enjoy the best that both destinations have to offer.
“The timings are perfect for long weekends and, to ensure the very best possible fares, we would advise early booking.”

One way fares are from £31.99 including taxes and charges.
FLYBE WINTER 2019/2020 SCHEDULE 
28 October 2019 – 27 March 2020
Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY)
Mondays
BE753 = LBA 1620 - NQY 1735  / BE754 = NQY 1820 - LBA 1935
Fridays
BE753 = LBA 0805 - NQY 0920  / BE754 = NQY 1005 - LBA 1120

Tuesday, 25 June 2019

Aer Lingus to increase seat capacity on Leeds-Dublin route for the start of the Winter season

Stobart Air to increase seat capacity on Leeds-Dublin route for the start of the Winter season.



  • Stobart Air, operator of Aer Lingus regional routes, will increase seat capacity by 20% on its Leeds-Dublin service, beginning 28 October 2019.
  • Flights will benefit UK and Irish business customers in particular, who require choice and flexibility of flight times, facilitating onward connections to the US via Aer Lingus transatlantic services.
  • ATR 72-600 aircraft will service routes to meet additional demand.
  • Up to 50,000 seats will be available between Leeds and Dublin during the Winter season. John Cunliffe at Leeds Bradford Airport said: “We’re delighted to add additional capacity from Leeds to Dublin from Winter 2019, and I am sure this additional capacity will prove popular for business customers.”
Stobart Air, operator of Aer Lingus regional routes, has announced it will increase seat capacity by 20% on Dublin routes from Leeds Bradford Airport starting from 28 October 2019. The increase will see up to three daily flights on Monday, Friday and Sunday operated by Stobart Air. 

Additional seat capacity will meet the demand of Irish and UK business customers in particular, who require choice and flexibility of flight times, facilitating onward connections to the US via Aer Lingus transatlantic services. The increase will also benefit US customers and Border Protection pre-clearance at Dublin Airport, saving time and avoiding any delays in the US on arrival. 

Stobart Air will operate ATR 72-600 aircraft to service the flights between Leeds and Dublin. This additional capacity totals to an additional 1,700 seats monthly. 

Commenting on the announcement, Graeme Buchanan, Managing Director at Stobart Air, said: 

“Stobart Air continuously strives to meet passenger demand across our route network. We closely monitor trends and prepare for busy seasonal periods which enables us to consistently deliver an efficient, reliable service. The additional seats will ensure flexibility for our passengers, providing business and leisure customers with a wider choice. 

Commenting on the announcement, John Cunliffe, Aviation & Commercial Director at Leeds Bradford Airport, said: 

“We’re delighted to add additional capacity from Leeds to Dublin from Winter 2019, and I am sure this additional capacity will prove popular for business customers. In particular, the new mid-afternoon flight facilitates onward connections with Aer Lingus transatlantic flights, with reduced transfer times and greater choice of connections available. 

“The investment of additional capacity by Stobart Air on the route further confirms the economic significance of the Leeds City Region, the largest economy in the UK outside of London. At Leeds Bradford Airport, we offer passenger routes to over 70 direct destinations, with onward connections to all corners of the globe and I am delighted to be working with Stobart Air to support the development both of Leeds Bradford and the wider region” 

For more information on fares and flight times, and to book seats visit aerlingus.com 

For more information on Leeds Bradford Airport visit leedsbradfordairport.co.uk 

-ENDS-


Aer Lingus Dublin - Leeds/Bradford Winter 2019/2020 schedule, All flights operated by Stobart Air ATR72-600 aircraft,

Monday
EI3390 = DUB 06:50 - LBA 08:00 / EI3391 = LBA 08:25 - DUB 09:35
EI3392 = DUB 13:50 - LBA 15:05 / EI3393 = LBA 15:35 - DUB 16:55
EI3394 = DUB 17:25 - LBA 18:35 / EI3395 = LBA 19:00 - DUB 20:20
Tuesday
EI3390 = DUB 06:50 - LBA 08:00 / EI3391 = LBA 08:25 - DUB 09:35
EI3394 = DUB 17:25 - LBA 18:35 / EI3395 = LBA 19:00 - DUB 20:20
Wednesday
EI3390 = DUB 06:50 - LBA 08:00 / EI3391 = LBA 08:25 - DUB 09:35
EI3394 = DUB 17:25 - LBA 18:35 / EI3395 = LBA 19:00 - DUB 20:20
Thursday
EI3390 = DUB 06:50 - LBA 08:00 / EI3391 = LBA 08:25 - DUB 09:35
EI3394 = DUB 17:25 - LBA 18:35 / EI3395 = LBA 19:00 - DUB 20:20
Friday
EI3390 = DUB 06:50 - LBA 08:00 / EI3391 = LBA 08:25 - DUB 09:35
EI3392 = DUB 13:50 - LBA 15:05 / EI3393 = LBA 15:35 - DUB 16:55
EI3394 = DUB 17:25 - LBA 18:35 / EI3395 = LBA 19:00 - DUB 20:20
Saturday
EI3390 = DUB 06:50 - LBA 08:00 / EI3391 = LBA 08:25 - DUB 09:35
Sunday
EI3392 = DUB 11:10 - LBA 12:30 / EI3393 = LBA 13:00 - DUB 14:20
EI3396 = DUB 13:50 - LBA 15:05 / EI3397 = LBA 15:35 - DUB 16:55
EI3394 = DUB 17:25 - LBA 18:35 / EI3395 = LBA 19:00 - DUB 20:20

Monday, 25 March 2019

LBAspotters Summer 2019 timetable for Leeds/Bradford Airport is now on sale now!

In association with Forums4airports.com

We have a 36 page booklet to offer you this time around which includes listings of all Scheduled and Chartered flights programmed to operate during the summer period.
March 31st to November 27th 2019 Inclusive*

It's an ideal companion for any aviation enthusiast interested in Yorkshire's Airport!


You can now purchase your own copy for just £3.50 online using the following link below.

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Jet2 Airbus A320 ops May-June from LBA Summer 2019

Jet2 are to lease an Airbus A320-200 from Smart Lynx for Leeds/Bradford operations betwen May 1st to June 17th, 2019

Mondays
ETD: 06:45 / ETA 13:40 = LS197/198 LBA-IBZ-LBA (May 6th to May 20th)
ETD: 08:00 / ETA 13:55 = LS343/344 LBA-VCE-LBA (May 27th to June 17th)
ETD: 14:55 / ETA 21:00 = LS295/296 LBA-KRK-LBA (May 6th to June 17th)

Tuesdays
ETD 08:15 / ETA 15:35 = LS251/252 LBA-FAO-LBA (May 7th to May 14th)
ETD 07:20 / ETA 14:15 = LS271/272 LBA-ALC-LBA (May 28th to June 11th)
ETD 11:00 / ETA 21:00 = LS249/250 LBA-FUE-LBA (May 21st to May 21st)
ETD 15:30 / ETA 01:30 = LS249/250 LBA-FUE-LBA (May 28th to June 11th)

Wednesdays
ETD 07:00 / ETA 14:15 = LS185/186 LBA-AGP-LBA (May 29th to June 12th)
ETD 09:35 / ETA 16:50 = LS185/186 LBA-AGP-LBA (May 1st to May 22nd)
ETD 15:35 / ETA 21:00 = LS461/462 LBA-VRN-LBA (May 29th to June 12th)

Thursdays
ETD 06:30 / ETA 14:45 = LS255/256 LBA-GRO-LBA (May 2nd to May 16th)
ETD 08:40 / ETA 12:15 = LS231/232 LBA-BCN-LBA (May 23rd to June 6th)
ETD 15:30 / ETA 22:30 = LS247/248 LBA-FAO-LBA (May 23rd to June 6th)
ETD 16:40 / ETA 23:40 = LS265/266 LBA-AGP-LBA (May 2nd to May 16th)

Fridays
ETD 06:30 / ETA 12:30 = LS295/296 LBA-KRK-LBA (May 3rd to May 17th)
ETD 07:55 / ETA 14:10 = LS375/376 LBA-MAH-LBA (May 24th to June 14th)
ETD 13:15 / ETA 16:55 = LS315/316 LBA-CDG-LBA (May 3rd to May 17th)
ETD 15:10 / ETA 00:40 = LS355/356 LBA-KGS-LBA (May 24th to June 14th)
ETD 17:40 / ETA 20:40 = LS205/206 LBA-AMS-LBA (May 3rd to May 10th)

Saturdays
ETD 07:10 / ETA 15:55 = LS275/276 LBA-ZTH-LBA (May 4th to May 18th)
ETD 08:30 / ETA 15:25 = LS447/448 LBA-ALC-LBA (May 25th to June 15th)
ETD 16:55 / ETA 23:25 = LS227/228 LBA-PMI-LBA (May 4th to May 18th)
ETD 17:05 / ETA 00:05 = LS247/248 LBA-FAO-LBA (May 25th to June 15th)

Sundays
ETD 08:10 / ETA 14:40 = LS229/230 LBA-PMI-LBA (May 26th to June 16th)
ETD 08:45 / ETA 15:45 = LS439/440 LBA-DBV-LBA (May 5th to May 19th)
ETD 16:20 / ETA 22:35 = LS231/232 LBA-BCN-LBA (May 26th to June 16th)
ETD 16:40 / ETA 00:05 = LS247/248 LBA-FAO-LBA (May 5th to May 19th)