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FlyBE- How Is It?  
User currently offlineDebonair From Germany, joined Jan 2004, 2445 posts, RR: 4
Posted (8 years 10 months 3 weeks 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 1978 times:

Hi there, I am planning to fly on flyBE. Does anyone have a recent experince on this airline??
Especially I am looking for more information on the "new" Inflight music! So, is it true, that FlyBe is playing music during the flight with lot of commercials etc.??  listen   goodvibes 

Any information is most welcomed!

cheers chris

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User currently offlineRyanair737 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (8 years 10 months 3 weeks 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 1959 times:

I flew them earlier this year - Flybe - LPL-GLA - Dash 8 Q400 - W/Pics (by Ryanair737 Jun 3 2005 in Trip Reports).

Quite a decent airline, although their punctuality leaves a lot to be desired.

Ryanair737


User currently offlineSbworcs From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2005, 848 posts, RR: 5
Reply 2, posted (8 years 10 months 3 weeks 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 1936 times:

Flew with them on a day trip BHX - EDI on one of their BAE146-300. FLights both ways were on time and as only half full each way (was on the first flight up and last flight back) had enough space to move around as needed. Cabin Crew were friendly and helpful when needed although you don't need much on a 55 minute flight really!! Will be using them next year to Belfast from BHX for a family wedding. Hope to get to fly on my first prop for that one!!


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User currently offlineScottishLaddie From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2004, 2384 posts, RR: 8
Reply 3, posted (8 years 10 months 3 weeks 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 1916 times:

Quoting Ryanair737 (Reply 1):
Quite a decent airline, although their punctuality leaves a lot to be desired.

That sums them up pretty well.


User currently offlineJamesontheroad From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2005, 552 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (8 years 10 months 3 weeks 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 1854 times:

I did a treble-whammy on three different regional airlines out of BHD this summer, and used BE to fly on their soon-to-be-pulled NWI route. However, my experience on board has always been a pleasure, and I'm a big fan of the Q400 too... finally some variety on aprons and aircraft stands across the UK  Smile

BE may not be as fantastically successful as Easyjet or Ryanair, but they've done pretty well out of a niche they carved for themselves. They balance a combination of regional routes that the big boys couldn't make work with their 737s and A319s as well as occasionally taking them on by targetting business passengers: BHD-NCL v. Easyjet's BFS-NCL.

Here's my report on BE BHD-NWI-BHD...

http://www.airliners.net/discussions/trip_reports/read.main/60900

Happy flying

*j*


User currently offlineTriStar500 From Germany, joined Nov 1999, 4695 posts, RR: 42
Reply 5, posted (8 years 10 months 3 weeks 3 days 9 hours ago) and read 1835 times:

Hehe, now that everyone is plugging his BE trip report, I can do this myself with a good conscience, too. Big grin

I've flown CDG-EXT-CDG in August 2005. Here's the report with plenty of pictures:

http://www.airliners.net/discussions/trip_reports/read.main/62557



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