09/07/2011

Two easyJet mea culpas

In the press last weekend two top easyJet executives explained the reasons for the serious problems of last Summer. The explanations were not identical, nor complete.

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08/30/2011

Two NICE late easyJet flights: why?

On 29 July the last easyJet return flight from Nice ought to have been redirected to Lyon, instead of landing in Geneva at 01h04. Last night the reverse happened. The explanation and a question!

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08/19/2011

easyJet prices

easyjet_pub 003.JPGPeople waiting for arriving passengers at Geneva airport can see offers for easyJet flights, but the price quoted does not include credit or debit card charges.

 

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08/10/2011

easyJet approved debit card

The radio programme "On en parle" this morning, 10 August, pointed out that it is almost impossible to obtain the only debit card accepted freely by easyJet.

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07/13/2011

easyJet in Geneva has a problem today

All the first easyJet Switzerland departures from Geneva were delayed this morning : July 13. The airport gives no information as to why! A strike?

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07/02/2011

easyJet from Majorca

When a passenger got cross about a very delayed flight from Majorca to Geneva, he was denied boarding. The reason for the delay is interesting!

 

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06/19/2011

Lyon to Madrid via Geneva!

Thursday, 16 June, in the early afternoon an unscheduled easyJet UK Airbus A319 landed, then took off again. It seems to have been going from Lyon to Madrid!

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06/09/2011

I went to Amsterdam instead of Brussels

(easyJet Switzerland Airbus HB-JZ)I was rerouted from Brussels to Amsterdam last night because of a strike in protest at Swissport replacing Aviapartner for baggage handling at Brussels airport.

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05/12/2011

Stay the night in Berlin!

Yet again, an easyJet night flight from Berlin to Geneva cancelled. Why is Berlin so much in disfavour and does it bode ill for the Summer?

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04/28/2011

easyJet: pride cometh after a fall!

The airport website today has an announcement, dated 5 April (!), of easyJet passenger 30 million leaving today, 28 April. Might they also commentate on some less glorious recent easyJet fiascos?

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04/08/2011

easyJet check-in could still improve

Two weeks ago nearly half of the easyJet check-in automats did not work. Things have since improved, but there is much room for further improvement!

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03/24/2011

EasyJet check-in : a chaotic mess

Trying to help a relative use the automats to check in today  for an easyJet flight made me realise what an absolutely chaotic shambles it can be. Thankfully, real people helped us.

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03/18/2011

A poor week for some easyJet passengers

This week, returning easyJet passengers from Rome and Barcelona might have felt as if it was last summer revisited: delay, annulation and rerouting via Lyon.

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03/13/2011

Another A320 for easyJet Switzerland

easyJet Switzerland has one more Airbus A320, whilst easyJet UK has one less. How to become Swiss in a day!

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03/09/2011

A very late easyJet departure in January

The reason why an easyJet flight only left for Edinburgh after 0h30 on the morning of January 23 is explained on the airport Web site. Was such a late departure really necessary?

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