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Flybe Celebrates Inaugural Dusseldorf Flight

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We were delighted to celebrate alongside Flybe their inaugural flight to Dusseldorf on Sunday the 29th of October, which marked the start of their winter schedule with up to 38 departures a week available from Leeds Bradford Airport to Belfast, Dusseldorf and Newquay.

Year round flights to Dusseldorf will depart up to six times a week, a convenient gateway to the Rhine-Ruhr economic region, Dusseldorf is a particularly beautiful area of Germany that has a wealth of things to offer leisure and business travellers alike.

Ronnie Matheson, Flybe’s Interim Chief Commercial Officer says “We are delighted to be launching our first flights between Leeds Bradford and Dusseldorf, connecting two key European business hubs. Our 2017/18 winter schedule has been planned specifically to provide reliable and affordable business travel as well as for those looking to take advantage of convenient flights to take a winter break.”

Chris Sanders, Aviation Development Director at Leeds Bradford Airport said: “This new Flybe service to Dusseldorf is a welcome addition to our schedule, providing customers with connectivity to one of Europe’s key business destinations. Dusseldorf Airport’s rail station provides ease of access to a variety of cities and destinations within Germany, with Frankfurt under two hours away and the beautiful cathedral city of Cologne less than 50 minutes from the airport.

“This latest service from Leeds Bradford Airport is an indication of the intention we have to strengthen our route offering and increase international connectivity for Yorkshire.”

Full details of Flybe’s 2017-18 winter schedule are available at