Easyjet said passenger numbers increased by 4.9 million (13.3 per cent) to 41.6 million.

Budget airline EasyJet said it would meet expectations in 2019 despite a worse trading environment than last year as worries over Brexit and economic (...)

The Gatwick disruption affected 82,000 EasyJet customers and cancelling over 400 of its flights.  Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

British budget airline EasyJet said on Tuesday that drone disruption at London’s Gatwick airport in December had cost it millions of pounds in lost op(...)

EasyJet said it has also benefited from a number of “one-off events”, including the bankruptcies of Monarch and Air Berlin.

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EasyJet chief executive Johan Lundgren, who is to take a salary cut to demonstrate his 'personal commitment' to equal pay. Photograph: EasyJet/PA Wire

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EasyJet recorded a jump in revenue following an increase in passenger numbers. Photograph: PA

Shares in EasyJet soared on Tuesday after a quarterly revenue rise showed the British budget airline had benefited as rivals struggled, in the first t(...)

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday. The Nasdaq surpassed the 7,000-point mark for the first time in the early afternoon.  Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

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Thomson and First Choice owner TUI Group narrowed half-year losses, with bookings for the summer season have risen 2 per cent. Photo: PA

TUI, the German tour operator that merged with TUI Travel last year, said its second-quarter loss narrowed as integration of the two companies is prog(...)