Record-breaking young pilot offered EasyJet job

A teenage girl believed to be Europe’s youngest female solo pilot is to be mentored by EasyJet. Ellie Carter made headlines in January when she flew a light aircraft alone just three days after her 16th birthday. She will be mentored by a female captain at EasyJet as part of the airline’s efforts to attract […]

Ryanair announces 15 new Malta routes for winter

Ryanair has announced 15 new winter routes from Malta. The new destinations include Luxembourg, Oslo in Norway and Cork in Ireland. The budget airline will also be flying to Santiago in Spain and Paphos in Cyprus for the first time. Ryanair said it planned to extend its current services to Amman, Billund, Cardiff, Cork, Exeter, Lamezia, […]

Malta’s airport wins top customer service award

Malta’s airport has won a top international award for customer service. Malta beat 35 rivals across Europe to win the title at the annual Airport Service Quality Awards. The aim of the awards is to recognise airports that go the extra mile to provide passengers with excellent service and outstanding terminal facilities. Malta International Airport […]

Passenger numbers soar to record high at Malta’s airport

There’s more good news for Malta’s tourism industry. Malta Airport has confirmed passenger numbers have soared to a record high this year. As it gears-up for the busy Christmas holiday season, the Luqa terminal is busier than ever before in its 60-year history. The airport revealed it surpassed the six million mark on November 4, […]

Ryanair Black Friday sale sees Malta flights for €5

Ryanair has announced a huge Black Friday sale meaning you can now get flights from Malta for as little as €5. The budget airline, which is the biggest operator at Malta’s airport, is offering fares to the likes of Valencia in Spain and Baden-Baden in Germany for under a fiver. To celebrate Black Friday, they are […]

Ryanair announces a mega seat sale on Malta flights

We’ve got some great news if you’ve been thinking about booking a quick holiday. Ryanair has announced a massive sale on flights from Malta with prices starting from just €5.86 one way. The sale includes 20% off on one million seats – including trips to several European capitals and awesome holiday destinations. The routes from […]

Ryanair announce 10 exciting new routes from Malta

Ryanair has revealed new routes and more flights from Malta from next summer. The increased schedule will mean the budget airline will fly to 10 new European destinations from Malta, including two in the UK. Ryanair’s chief commercial officer David O’Brien told 89.7 Bay: ‘This is quite something when you consider that with these new […]

Malta’s airport prepares for its busiest day ever

Malta’s airport is preparing for its busiest day ever. This Sunday is expect to smash all records with an estimated 28,000 passengers arriving or departing from the terminal in Gudja. Airport bosses said around 180 take-offs and landings were scheduled to take place within the 24 hour period. A spokeswoman for Malta Airport told 89.7 […]

Hundreds of Ryanair flights axed due to cabin crew strike

Ryanair has cancelled up to 600 flights over two days next week because of strike action. Cabin crew based in Belgium, Spain and Portugal will walkout on Wednesday July 25 and Thursday July 26 in a move that will affect 50,000 passengers. It is expected to cause chaos for anyone flying to or from those […]

Ryanair announces 8 brand new routes from Malta

Ryanair is expanding its operations in Malta. The airline has launched its winter 2018 flight schedule with eight new routes from Malta. The new services bring the total number of Maltese routes to 48. Ryanair said that it expects help deliver 2.5 million passengers to Malta Airport next year. The new routes include, Barcelona, Bratislava, […]

Two Ryanair pilots make Maltese aviation history

Could you work with your father? Maltese pilot Richard Apap Bologna has started working with his dad in the cockpit for Ryanair. Richard, who is a First Officer with the airline, and his father Captain Philip Apap Bologna flew from Malta to Toulouse and back together. They then headed from Malta  Airport to Catania and […]

Ryanair launches Malta sale with flights from €19.99

Ryanair has launched a massive Malta sale, with the cheapest tickets going for less than €20. The low-cost airline announced the good news after celebrating a major Maltese milestone. It has carried nine million customers to and from Malta since it started flying to Luqa in 2006. This winter, Ryanair will offer Maltese customers a choice […]