JetXtra to start Majorca service from Humberside airport



Have your say is due to start flights from Humberside Airport to the Balearic island of Majorca this coming week to meet the high demand of the school holidays, the company recommenced flying out of the regions airport in May with a weekly service to Alicante on the Costa Blanca.

In January this year it was announced that a deal had been reached with British Airways which would see state of the art Embraer jets operating flights for jetXtra, this arrangement means that the pilots, crew and aircraft come from BA, meeting BA’s high engineering and training standards. The first flight of this year took off for Alicante; gateway to Benidorm on Saturday 24th May and is being followed by a second flight to the Mediterranean island of Majorca.

The first flight to Palma in Majorca will take off this Saturday at 14:35, just over 2 hours after the Alicante flight departs from the airport. The service will operate weekly until the 6th September covering the busiest period of the year when many families decide to spend a week or two on holiday. Director Daniel Reilly commented: “Following on from the launch of our Alicante service, we are now getting ready to welcome our Majorca passengers on Saturday. Customer feedback following our deal with British Airways has been beyond expectations, with passengers being very impressed with the spacious seating and level of service being offered onboard, it really is a world away from the usual experience many holiday makers have when flying to Spain. We look forward to welcoming passengers to the airport on Saturday and jetting them off on their holidays.”

JetXtra also recently announced flights to Alicante for the Christmas and New Year period, allowing the first winter sunshine holidays from Humberside, Christmas holidays are available from £399 per person.

Summer holiday flights are available from just £250 return, available to book online at, or by calling 0843 713 7473. Package holidays are also available from the airports in house travel agency ‘Humberside Airport Travel’, visit them within the terminal building, or call on 0844 887 0776.

Pictured Daniel Reilly of with Paul Litten from Humberside Airport infront of jetXtra’s BA aircraft

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