"easyJet flights from Newcastle to Bristol, Paris and Prague start today [August 1, 2003], taking the number of routes available from the North East to seven.
Details of the three exciting new services are as follows:
Newcastle - Bristol:
Two daily services in each direction. One-way fares including taxes and charges from just 12.99 GBP
Newcastle - Paris Charles de Gaulle:
Daily flight in each direction. One-way fares including taxes and charges from just 17.99 GBP
Newcastle - Prague
Daily flight in each direction. One-way fares including taxes and charges from just 22.99 GBP
Today's launch to Paris, Prague and Bristol follows the start of easyJet services from Newcastle to Barcelona, Alicante and Belfast in March. The airline has quickly established a strong presence in the region, and the four new continental routes boost Newcastle's direct international air links by 50%. The original service to London Stansted also continues to prove very popular with passengers, with four daily flights in each direction.
easyJet has plans to introduce even more low-cost flights to the North East. From this month, the number of aicraft based in Newcastle increases to three, and a fourth is planned for 2004."