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Jet2 Murmansk-Stansted?  
User currently offlineBBJII From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2005, 850 posts, RR: 4
Posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 6 days ago) and read 2223 times:

16:20 LS2004 MURMANSK LANDED 1633

Above info from BAA STN website.

Is this a charter, or a new route?

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User currently offlineSam1987 From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2005, 946 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 2135 times:

Quoting BBJII (Thread starter):
Is this a charter, or a new route?

Almost certainly a charter.

Jet2 market themselves as "the north's low cost airline" so I imagine any routes from STN are unlikely!



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User currently offlinePlanesarecool From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 4119 posts, RR: 11
Reply 2, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 2060 times:

Its probably a Channel Express charter. Channel Express became a part of Jet2, but they still fly various charter and cargo flights.

User currently offlineNoelg From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 1984 times:

Quoting Planesarecool (Reply 2):
Channel Express became a part of Jet2

Jet2 are actually owned by Channex, it was actually Channel Express that set up Jet2 in the first place.

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Noel


User currently offlineJGPH1A From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 1977 times:

St Petersburg North (Murmansk) ?

User currently offlineHS748 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 1975 times:

Quoting Noelg (Reply 3):
Jet2 are actually owned by Channex, it was actually Channel Express that set up Jet2 in the first place.

Jet2 is now the name of Jet2.com and Channel Express. Channel Express no longer exists as a trading name.


User currently offlinePlanesarecool From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 4119 posts, RR: 11
Reply 6, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 1880 times:

Quoting Noelg (Reply 3):
Jet2 are actually owned by Channex, it was actually Channel Express that set up Jet2 in the first place.

Yes but then Channel Express were absorbed into the Jet2.com name. And actually, they are owned by the Dart Group.


User currently offlineGkirk From UK - Scotland, joined Jun 2000, 24822 posts, RR: 56
Reply 7, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 5 days 10 hours ago) and read 1835 times:

Quoting Planesarecool (Reply 6):
Yes but then Channel Express were absorbed into the Jet2.com name. And actually, they are owned by the Dart Group.

Dart Group owns Jet2.
Channel Express no longer exists as a name



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User currently offlineCalAir From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2005, 298 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 1674 times:

Sub for AEU?? Although im not sure if they fly from STN?


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User currently offlinePlanesarecool From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 4119 posts, RR: 11
Reply 9, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 1609 times:

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 7):
Dart Group owns Jet2.
Channel Express no longer exists as a name

Which is what i said  Wink

Quoting Planesarecool (Reply 6):
Yes but then Channel Express were absorbed into the Jet2.com name


User currently offlinePtrjong From Netherlands, joined Mar 2005, 3884 posts, RR: 19
Reply 10, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 1604 times:

Quoting JGPH1A (Reply 4):
St Petersburg North (Murmansk) ?

 rotfl 

Peter



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User currently offlineMika10021 From Greece, joined Jul 2004, 122 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 4 days 12 hours ago) and read 1529 times:

There was a rumor thay EZJ wanted to buy them?Any news fro that.

User currently offlineJetset7E7 From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2004, 1089 posts, RR: 16
Reply 12, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 1457 times:

Quoting CalAir (Reply 8):
Sub for AEU?? Although im not sure if they fly from STN?

If that was the case it would operate under AEU code and callsign, not LS2004.

Mark



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User currently offlineRyanair737 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 13, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 4 days 3 hours ago) and read 1388 times:

This would most likely be a fishing charter operated on behalf of Astraeus.

http://www.roxtons.com/cgi-bin/location/4

"A great asset to the Varzuga operation has been the addition of our direct private charter flight from London to Murmansk every Friday. This greatly improves travel arrangements, allowing for more time to be spent on the river fishing whilst also alleviating concerns over lost luggage or fishing equipment."

Ryanair737


User currently offlineDiesel1 From UK - Wales, joined Mar 2001, 1635 posts, RR: 11
Reply 14, posted (7 years 10 months 2 weeks 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 1354 times:

Quoting Ryanair737 (Reply 13):

Certainly AEU have operated flights to Murmansk in the past.

Looks like LS now have the contract.

Do LS base a dedicated 737 for their passenger charters from STN or use the 737 based for Royal Mail flights?



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